Coming up on Good Morning East Texas...
A Smith County family watched their home turn to ashes in an early-morning fire.
Hear the account from the home-renter as they escaped the blaze.
And, a manhunt for an East Texas suspected child predator continues this morning. We'll tell you how you can help authorities in the search for this suspect.
Skies will gradually clear throughout the day giving way to partly sunny skies this afternoon. Highs will reach the lower 60s in our northern counties to near 70 in Deep East Texas. Winds will gradually turn to the north northeast around 10 to 15 miles per hour and gusty. Tonight will be mostly clear and mild. Lows will be in the lower 40s. Saturday we will see increasing clouds with a few showers late. Highs will be in the lower to middle 60s.