The families of three East Texas boys scouts electrocuted on Lake O’ the Pines have testified in favor of a bill that would create specific safety and inspection requirements for certain utility companies.
Tyler’s Southside Park will soon be stripped of all playground equipment to make room for equipment that’s accessible to more kids.The playground will be replaced with equipment that can be used by kids with mobility issues.
A set of murals painted in 1941 are now back in their original location at The Old Post Office in Kilgore.The New Deal Murals, painted by Xavier Gonzalez, were moved from The Old Post Office a year after the office ceased operations in 1998.
An East Texas lawmaker is taking aim at the opioid crisis in Texas. State Rep. Jay Dean, R-District 7, has filed multiple bills focused on three strategies: increase the availability and the visibility of drug take back locations, target criminals and empower people.
Texas House Representative Cole Hefner, R-Mount Pleasant, has authored several bills this legislative session. WATCH LIVE: At 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Hefner will talk about three new House bills on East Texas Now.