Good afternoon, everyone! We hope you're enjoying this fall-like weather today. It's beautiful in downtown Tyler!
Here are some stories of interest for you to peruse this afternoon:
1. Here's a "feel-good" story for you: A Wood county woman lost her husband unexpectedly. He had just begun renovating their home, and Belinda knew she wouldn't be able to finish his work. The family's neighbors surprised her by finishing the renovations for her! (We are once again reminded why we are proud of East Texas.) Join us for that story tonight on East Texas News at 6 when our Laura Sadler tells you the whole story.
5.The Smith County Sheriff's Office is seeking Nicholas Crouch, 20. Crouch is suspected of burglarizing a church and two houses. If you know where Crouch is, please call the Smith County Sheriff's Office at 903-556-6600.
Associated Press released their preseason high school poll on Thursday
and several East Texas teams snagged spots in the rankings. Whitehouse (6th) and John Tyler (8th) were in the top 10 in Class 4A. See all the details here.
to Troup police, a man was struck by a
train Wednesday evening and then fled to a nearby residence.
A witness told police that the man fled from the railroad tracks to a
home about 200-yards away. The witness report and a blood trail left by
the man led officers to the home.What officers found next makes this story even more unbelievable.More on that at 6.
Saturday, July 26 2014 2:09 PM EDT2014-07-26 18:09:07 GMT
A mysterious 'Woman in Black' has been spotted around the Tri-State in recent days, causing social media to erupt with questions about her identity. According to WATE in Tennessee, the Sullivan CountyMore >>
A mysterious 'Woman in Black' has been spotted around the Tri-State in recent days, causing social media to erupt with questions about her identity.More >>