The wave of arctic air that trailed the storm system helped to kick off more freezing rain and snow Wednesday in Texas, closing schools and some businesses and government offices. Even the Alamo was closed to tourists in San Antonio because of cold and rain.More >>
Wednesday roads in parts of East Texas were treacherous and DPS Troopers were busy all day long along the most dangerous stretch of interstate in East Texas. Sleet, freezing rain and ice coated Interstate 20 from Smith to Gregg Counties, causing more than a dozen highway accidents. DPS Troopers say it's because people are simply not slowing down in these wintry conditions. More >>
Sleet and freezing rain once again snarled traffic, caused a few power outages, and forced widespread cancellations and postponements for school and community events.More >>
There were six wrecks this morning in Cherokee County, but by midday, most of the ice had melted on the major roads.
There was a little bit of ice left on bridges, but people seemed to be maneuvering just fine thanks to a light coating of sand. The Rusk Police Department was ready for the worst, but no major problems were reported. Now, they are turning their attention to tomorrow.
Assistant Police Chief Roy Cavazos says, "There's a little concern, if the temperatures gets low enough, of all this freezing. We may have some icy roads tomorrow."
Saturday, May 25 2013 3:05 PM EDT2013-05-25 19:05:48 GMT
Anthony Dewayne Bagley. (Source: Gregg County Jail)
An East Texas man is arrested and charged with choking his pregnant girlfriend. Longview Police responded Thursday to a reported assault in the 700-block of South Green Street where they arrested 26-year-oldMore >>
An East Texas man is arrested and charged with choking his pregnant girlfriend.More >>
The Trinity County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating vandalism's at Cedar Grove Cemetery in Trinity. Sheriff Woody Wallace says the damage happened Friday night after 6pm and continued untilMore >>
The Trinity County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating vandalism's at Cedar Grove Cemetery in Trinity.More >>
Sunday, May 26 2013 12:46 AM EDT2013-05-26 04:46:42 GMT
SOFTBALL REGIONAL FINALS 3A Mineola vs. Van (UT Tyler Ballpark) Game 1: 7 p.m. Friday (May 24) Game 2: 4 p.m. Saturday (May 25) Game 3: follows Game 2 if necessary Lufkin Hudson vs. West ColumbiaMore >>
Softball one win from state, baseball two wins away...More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 10:21 PM EDT2013-05-25 02:21:23 GMT
From the Tyler Police Department:At approximately 5:20Pm on May 24, 2013, Tyler Police were notified of the motorcycle accident at Grande and Sutherland. The driver of a black Ford F-150 was heading east onMore >>
Rider was not wearing a helmet when she collided with a truck.More >>