Local veteran receives more than 400 cards for his 99th birthday

Local veteran receives more than 400 cards for his 99th birthday.

  Blaze extinguished at Texas petrochemicals facility

International Terminals Company said the blaze in Deer Park was extinguished as of 3 a.m. Wednesday. The fire began Sunday at the facility southeast of Houston, sending a huge, dark plume of smoke thousands of feet in the air, though officials said air quality remained safe.
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  WWII soldier’s remains returned home to Utah 74 years after his death

Decades later, a German man, Adolf Hagedorn, found the crash site, and the digging began to find the plane.

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  Smith County holds Community Commitment Report Luncheon

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crews responding to multi-vehicle wreck in Longview

Lindale crews on scene of four-vehicle crash on Highway 69

  Firefighters from across Texas train during controlled burn in Wood County

  Firefighters from across Texas train during controlled burn in Wood County

A large controlled burn in Wood County is serving two purposes: clearing underbrush for wild turkeys and training firefighters from across the state.
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  Texas man calls professionals for ‘few’ snakes under house; 45 removed

The homeowner discovered the rattlesnakes when he went into a crawl space to see why his cable service was acting up.

Marshall police: Man killed in overnight shooting, suspect arrested

WATCH LIVE : Smith County judge delivers State of County address

DPS: Driver dies from injuries following crash in Harrison County

  Smith County firefighters rescue family’s dogs from burning trailer

East Texan Vivian Villapudua gets ‘Golden Ticket’ on American Idol

  East Texas professor discusses possible cause of Gladewater earthquake

Counselors available as Frankston ISD mourns death of Coach Reginald Clark

Duplex fire displaces Sulphur Springs resident, injures firefighter

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  Mom throws kids from third story of building to save them from fire

Trapped inside on the burning third story was O'Sheana Harrison and her kids, all under the age of 3. Four Des Moines officers are being hailed as heroes for their efforts to save the family.

SPORTS

TJ Holyfield leaving SFA as a graduate transfer

Johnny Manziel makes first appearance as Memphis Express player

Heisman-winning former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel made his first public appearance as a Memphis Express player Tuesday.

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Smith County Records Department to temporarily relocate, offer limited services, due to basement flooding

Crews responding to car crash near UT-Tyler

  New study shows life expectancy of Texans by ZIP code, race, gender

Sheriff: Fatal shooting in Henderson County was attempted murder-suicide

  Crews respond to commercial fire near Smith-Van Zandt County line

Crews are responding to a structure fire near the Smith/Van Zandt county line.
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  Wednesday is the last supermoon of 2019, and actually it’s a super worm moon

It's the vernal equinox, a super worm moon - so much happening in the night skies on Wednesday.

  Crews respond to commercial fire near Smith-Van Zandt County line

  Crews work to control fire at Texas petrochemicals plant

Man dies after industrial accident at Tyler warehouse

  VIDEO: Remembering New London on anniversary of school explosion