Environmental study for last three routes considered for Toll 49 expansion is underway

In 2018, the East Texas public proposed more than 50 route ideas for the expansion of Toll 49. And after countless studies, the Northeast Texas Regional Mobility Authority is finally down to three route options.

  You’re going to love the snowy view from SkyBridge in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

Because of the snowy and icy conditions, SkyLift Park says the bridge will remain closed until it’s safe for folks to walk on it again.
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  California man detained, ticketed for eating sandwich on train platform

The treatment of a man cited for eating on a Bay Area Rapid Transit platform inspired a defiant lunchtime eat-in on the platform inside the Embarcardero BART station.

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Fatal crash closes Highway 64 at Loop 571 and CR 424 in Rusk County

Local, state officials break ground on $200 million Rusk State Hospital upgrade

  Tyler man sentenced to 9 years in prison in marijuana cultivation operation

Small section of Judson Road shut down due to law enforcement activity

DPS: 2 people killed in crash near Mabank

According to DPS, at approximately 12:50 p.m. Monday, troopers were dispatched to a major crash on FM 90 and County Road 4007 just south of Mabank.
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Whole Foods recalls dozens of vegetable products over listeria risk

The vegetables may be contaminated with listeria monocytogenes. No illnesses have been reported so far.

  UT Health East Texas flight nurses give career presentation at UT Tyler

Police: Longview woman hit, injured after illegally crossing street

Impeachment hearings to preempt Jeopardy!

Alba police investigating early morning shooting death of woman

Two men dead after shooting in Hopkins County

WATCH: Soap star, SFA lecturer speaks about return to General Hospital, reflects on career

  Capital murder trial resumes for man accused of killing Tyler gas clerk

TxDOT pre-treats roadways in East Texas counties in preparation for winter weather conditions

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  Former President Carter out of surgery, no complications

A statement from a spokeswoman said the former president experienced no complications from the procedure.

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East Texans on NFL Pro Bowl ballott

Astros Alvarez brings home Rookie of the Year honor

The Astros now have three Rookie of the Year winners in franchise history.

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  Ceremony held at Lindale Veterans Memorial, despite vandalism from last week

  Buckner Westminster Place Veteran Ceremony held in Longview

Gregg County authorities continue to investigate shooting

Kilgore Police Department reports that 30-year-old missing woman has been found

‘Peacemaker’ Gutierrez’ death devastating to community, friend says

He had been suffering from Legionnaire’s Disease in recent weeks
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US held record number of migrant kids in custody in 2019

Some of these migrant children who were in government custody this year have already been deported. Some have reunited with family in the U.S. About 4,000 are still in government custody, some in large, impersonal shelters.

Temps are falling fast and will keep falling

Date announced for Longview Hot-Air Balloon Christmas Glow

Kilgore police search for woman who has not been seen for 3 weeks

  Three Lakes Middle School hosts Veterans Day Program