Members of the Texas Republican Party met at an East Texas location today to make a choice of who will be their nominee for a congressional seat on the November ballot. The district 4 seat was left vacant when congressman John Ratcliffe was appointed to director of national intelligence.
A Henderson County judge has delayed making a decision on whether the two Union Pacific employees involved in the case of a former Athens ISD school bus driver charged in a fatal bus crash should be given immunity from prosecution in exchange for their testimony.
The Lone Star Conference Council of Presidents postponed all competition in the sports of football, soccer, volleyball and basketball to the spring due to the COVID-19 pandemic during a meeting on Friday morning.
Rescue teams are searching the rubble of Beirut’s port for bodies nearly three days after a massive explosion sent a wave of destruction through Lebanon’s capital, killing nearly 150 people and wounding thousands.
From professional to collegiate, high school to little leagues, many sports leagues and events have been postponed or cancelled due to the pandemic, including in East Texas. A Longview sports complex is expanding and improving in hopes of bringing sports back.
According to the Mount Pleasant Police Department, at approximately 12:57 p.m. Thursday, they received a 911 call regarding a small child who was hit by a car in the parking lot of the Shady Oaks Apartments located at 2000 Choctaw St.
On June 2, 2019, the life of Judith Hernandez and her two daughters was be flipped upside down after a boating accident took the life of her 14-year-old son Roberto Carlos Bermejo or Carlitos as they knew him.
The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) today announced limited visitation rules for nursing facilities and long-term care facilities. HHSC is also issuing enhanced emergency rules requiring additional actions by nursing facilities to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
The search is on for thieves responsible for a string of burglaries in Rusk county.The burglaries happened along a stretch between new London and Overton, mainly at homes along farm to market roads. The flurry of burglaries was reported in Rusk county between FM 918, FM 2012 and FM 850.
Several East Texas cities and counties were awarded a total of $709,972 in another round of federal grants to help public housing authorities recover from the economic fallout of the novel coronavirus outbreak, U.S. Senator John Cornyn announced today.
The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season has been off to a rapid pace with a record-setting nine named storms so far and has the potential to be one of the busiest on record. Historically, only two named storms form on average by early August, and the ninth named storm typically does not form until Octobe
According to a press release from the department, at approximately 7:50 p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to Dollar Tree in Canton on a reported stabbing. Further investigation revealed that a clerk at the store had been stabbed during a robbery attempt. The suspect fled the scene on foot.
Governor Greg Abbott today held a roundtable at the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center on Texas' approach to flu season as the state and the country continue to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tyler Parks and Recreation is so excited to announce that the new splash pad at the Glass Recreation Center, 501 W. 32nd St., and Woldert Park is now complete and ready to help you and your family cool off in style!
As many schools across the state are requiring their students to quarantine for 14 days before they arrive on-campus, SFA is not one of them. KTRE's T'Ebonie Tanner talks with SFA President Dr. Scott Gordon about the universities back to school plans.
An East Texas family is still desperately waiting for clues into the disappearance of a family member last year, and the mysterious circumstances under which it occurred. Rosemary Rodriguez vanished last October. She, and the car she was driving have not been seen since.