How parents can prepare their students for changes at school

Parents can help their students transition into wearing masks all day and potential anxiety about the school year with simple practices at home.

US tops 5 million confirmed coronavirus cases, to Europe’s alarm

The confirmed number of coronavirus cases in the U.S. reached 5 million Sunday, by far the highest in the world, according to the tally kept by Johns Hopkins University.
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  Fury over Beirut blast fuels protests, clashes with police

The blast claimed at least 154 lives, wounded more than 5,000 people and laid waste to the country’s largest port and nearby areas.

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Family members of Carthage man found dead near Freeport describe his loss as bittersweet feeling

Smith County Sheriff’s Office confirms more caltrops found on I-20

Judge delays immunity decision in fatal Athens bus crash case

UT Tyler’s conference postponing most fall sports to spring

Whataburger rolls out massive food truck

The truck, which is 36-feet long and features a full-sized kitchen, according to the company, was unveiled on Thursday at an event honoring teachers in San Antonio.
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WATCH: Good Samaritans save Pa. father, 4 kids after car swept up in floodwaters

Five strangers took a backhoe into floodwaters to rescue a father and his four children after their car was swept away.

  Veterans honored at Tyler’s Camp V to commemorate Purple Heart Day

  Warnings flashed for years of explosives at heart of Beirut

  Expansion, improvement projects set to begin at Longview’s Lear Park Athletic Complex

  Tyler Coin Show implements COVID-19 precautions

  WATCH: Dr. Ed breaks down different types of tests, false results, and who should be tested

Career grants awarded to multiple East Texas school districts

Woman arrested on 4 child sexual assault charges after wreck in Henderson County

Authorities: 2 Jacksonville men killed man after giving him a ride

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Georgia police under investigation for shooting at car with teens inside during attempted traffic stop

Police say an officer opened fire after the 16-year-old behind the wheel drove towards him. Both the driver and his 15-year-old brother were taken into custody at the scene.

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  Troup Tigers hoping 2020 season brings more success

UIL pushes up district cross country meets, limits teams at invitationals

The UIL has announced changes to the cross country season this upcoming year.

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Kilgore woman accused of embezzling over $330K from employer

  WEBXTRA: Longview ISD served 240,000 meals since March

UIL sets return to play guidelines for high school student-athletes

Crystal Rogers: FBI Louisville takes lead in case of missing mother of 5

Planned power outage for some SWEPCO customers in Henderson area Friday

A planned power outage is set to occur on Friday in the Henderson area.
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Trump allows some unemployment pay, defers payroll tax

Bypassing Congress, President Donald Trump on Saturday signed executive orders deferring payroll taxes for some Americans and extending unemployment benefits after negotiations on a new coronavirus rescue package collapsed.

Child dies after being hit by vehicle in Mount Pleasant

  Mother of boy killed in boating accident speaks out after manslaughter trial delayed

  WEBXTRA: East Texas students start the school year off right at the School Is Cool event in Tyler

  Texas Health and Human Services Commission allowing limited visitation at nursing facilities