Coming up on Good Morning East Texas...
One of the victims involved in the deadly shooting and kidnapping Thursday night in Coffee City is speaking out. Tiffany Hurd, the former girlfriend of the alleged murderer Jackie Gutherie spoke for the first time to our Good Morning East Texas reporter Bethany Moore, who will join us live in the studio to tell us how Tiffany is coping with everything right now.
Plus, the grandparents of one of the Colorado theater shooting victims say their grandson died a hero. Jonathan Blunk reportedly dove on top of a young woman in the theater, shielding her from the gunshots while being shot himself. Jonathan's grandmother, who lives in Lufkin spoke with our Good Morning East Texas Reporter Francesca Washington about her grandson and why his heroic act did not come as a surprise. We'll have that story coming up just after 6 am.
Storm Tracker 7 Meteorologist Grant Dade says hotter temps are on the way...
Good Tuesday Morning East Texas. We will see hotter
temperatures this afternoon than yesterday in most areas thanks to less cloud
cover today. Highs will reach the middle 90s this afternoon with only a
slight chance of a late day pop up storm, mainly across our southern
counties. Tonight will be partly cloudy and warm. Lows will drop
down into the middle 70s. Wednesday will be partly sunny and hot.
Highs temperatures will reach the middle 90s. looks like some extreme
heat is headed back towards East Texas for the weekend. Details are
coming up on Good Morning East Texas. Click here for your 7 day forecast.
Power outages were reported Sunday night in Winnsboro after a possible tornado blew through the area. Photos and video showed damage to buildings late Sunday night.More >>
The National Weather Service in Fort Worth issued a series of tornado warnings Sunday night as storms traveled north through East Texas.More >>
Some of the best high school football players in the nation will showcase their talents tomorrow night in the annual Blue-Grey All-American Bowl at AT&T Stadium in Arlington. Of course, we have East Texans in the mix.More >>
Lets switch to the baseball diamond, where numerous Major League guys from East Texas are getting ready for the 2018 season by training at APEC in Tyler.More >>
Texas Rangers are investigating an officer-involved shooting along a rural East Texas road that sent one man to a hospital.More >>