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Missing Palestine woman found safe

The Palestine Police Department has canceled a Silver Alert issued Tuesday for a missing senior citizen.

  Coronavirus forces Chinese students at Brook Hill to stay in town for spring break

  Coronavirus causes lower gas prices due to over-supply

  Texas African American Museum honors notable women ‘Moving Our City Forward’

Funeral set for girl who died as result of traffic accident

K9 Juma alerts officers to meth in vehicle after Mineola traffic stop

  Boy Scouts seek bankruptcy, urge victims to step forward

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City of Overton rescinds boil water notice

  WEBXTRA: Gas prices cheap in Lindale

  Racing community weighs in on Ryan Newman’s Daytona 500 crash, condition

  LIST: All contested races across East Texas

  Mabank native stranded in China amid coronavirus outbreak gets emergency passport

  Longview police identify man killed in early morning shooting

Boil water notice issued by East Texas Municipal Utility District

East Texas Municipal Utility District customers are being asked to boil their water prior to consumption.

  After seven decades a KIA soldier’s remains are returned home

After 70 years, he’s finally home. Pfc Junior Evans was killed in action in 1950 at the battle at Chosin Reservoir in Korea. Evans was taken to Gilmer where he has family and will be buried next to his sister.

Hamlin wins 3rd Daytona 500; Newman hospitalized ‘in serious condition’

The rain dampened the hyped season opener with a visit from President Trump that energized the sold-out crowd.

Will Ferrell, Laura Dern to star in ‘Fruitcake,’ movie based on true crime at Collin Street Bakery

Actors Will Ferrell and Laura Dern will star in "Fruitcake," a new film reportedly based on true events that happened at the Collin Street Bakery in Corsicana.

  1 killed, 3 hurt in shootout between motorcycle gangs at Texas bar

Palestine police: Man shot in face during robbery attempt

Eagle watch turns to egg watch as hatch time draws near

  Patriot Guard escorts remains of East Texan killed in Korean War in 1950

  Whitehouse ISD student tech program allows teens to learn by doing

Changes coming to Great Texas Balloon Race

  American cruise passengers quarantined at US military bases

More than 300 American cruise ship passengers, including 14 who tested positive for coronavirus, are being quarantined at military bases in California and Texas after arriving from Japan on charter flights overnight.

Teen missing from Tyler State Park located unharmed

According to the Smith County Sheriff’s Office, Kevin Wickliffe, 17, was found unharmed on County Road 35, just north of Interstate 20.

  Plans have been drawn up for I-20 expansion

Gregg County Judge Bill Stoudt, along with many other county judges along the I20 corridor, was appointed to a committee to study the I-20. A plan is now in place and it shows four lanes being expanded to six.

  WEBXTRA: Judge Bill Stoudt speaks about I-20 expansion

KLTV’s Jamey Boyum speaks with Gregg County Judge Bill Stoudt about the expansion of Interstate 20 coming in 2023.

3-year-old dies in Upshur County crash

According to DPS, at 3:01 p.m. Friday, troopers responded to a two-vehicle fatal crash on SH-300, 0.3 mile southeast of the city of Gilmer in Upshur County.

Boil water notice issued in Overton

Residents in Overton are being asked to boil their water prior to consumption.

Epilepsy support group coming to East Texas

The new epilepsy support group in East Texas will be having their first meeting at the beginning of next month.

Volleyball tournament brings hundreds to Longview

Longview is hosting hundreds of young volleyball players this weekend.

  East Texas leaders emphasize importance of counting for 2020 census

Chante Truscott, Senior Partnership Specialist with the U.S. Census Bureau tells KLTV, ”It’s not enough to say the census is coming, they need to know those reasons behind why it’s important respond.”

  Full Armor Christian Academy going to 4-day school week

It’s been the standard for years. But now, some schools are considering shaking up the five-day school week.

  WEBXTRA: Club volleyball tournament held at Maude Cobb in Longview

KLTVs Jamey Boyum takes us to Maude Cobb in Longview for a big club volleyball tournament.

  Sheriff hopeful for East Texas anti-gang center in Smith County

The task force will be made up of federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies working together under one roof.

  Mabank native stranded in China during coronavirus outbreak: ‘It’s like something out of a horror movie’

Three weeks after landing, Ashley Jenkins said she's found little hope of finding a way back home.

  East Texas Flippers working to improve neighborhoods one house at a time

Jeremy and Abby Nettles along with Richard James are flipping homes for residents in deep East Texas-- and for the internet. The trio, known at the East Texas Flippers, post their projects on Youtube.

  Classmate gives student with vision impairment braille Valentine

It was a Valentines day card that teachers and students at one East Texas school will never forget. A classmate of a visually impaired student at Pine Tree primary wanted to help her enjoy Valentines day just like the rest of her classmates.

  US announces 15th virus case, this one in Texas evacuee

U.S. officials have announced the country’s 15th confirmed case of the new coronavirus — an evacuee from China who had been under quarantine in Texas.

Raid on Hallsville woman’s apartment leads to counterfeit arrest

A multiple-agency investigation into counterfeit money and checks had led to the arrest of a Hallsville woman.

Tyler police: 2 injured in auto-pedestrian incident at mall

On February 11, Tyler Police Officers responded to the parking lot of Broadway Square Mall after reports of two pedestrians being hit in a parking lot.

Sheriff’s office investigating homicide after man found shot in Upshur County

The Upshur County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a man who was found shot on Thursday.

Tyler police: Suspect broke into Gander Outdoors, stole 12 to 15 pistols

A suspect broke into the Gander Outdoors store located in the Cumberland Village shopping center early Friday morning and stole 12 to 15 pistols, in what a Tyler Police Department spokesman described as a “smash-and-grab” burglary.

Longview Women’s Center installing kennel for victims’ pets

Last fall, the current Leadership Longview class heard pitches from non-profit organizations all over the community and decided they could help the most people by taking on a project to build an animal shelter for the Women’s Center of East Texas.

Lake Tyler boat ramps reopened

The City of Tyler communications office released a report early Friday morning stating that Lake Tyler and Lake Tyler East boat ramps reopened to the public and right on time for Valentine’s day.

Lake Gladewater reopens after flooding recedes

Lake Gladewater re-opens after flooding recedes

  6-year-old Faye Swetlik found dead after disappearing from front yard in Cayce, S.C.

Her body was found in the neighborhood where she lived. It's also where she was last seen.

  After 63 years apart, high school sweethearts reconnect and marry

It all started at a high school dance in 1956.

  Longview hosts 80th East Texas Golden Gloves

Boxing will be on display for fans for the next three nights in one East Texas city, as the 80th annual 'East Texas Golden Gloves' tournament begins in Longview.

  Tyler Fire Department forming first bomb squad in East Texas

The Tyler Fire Department is forming an explosive ornance disposal team, also called an EOD team.

  AG William Barr: President Trump’s tweets make his job ‘impossible’

The U.S. Attorney General says that President Donald Trump’s tweets about Justice Department prosecutors and cases “make it impossible for me to do my job.”

Tyler man gets 35 years in prison for 2017 murder of gas station clerk

Kedarius Oliver was initially charged with capital murder in Billy Dale Stacks’ death. He pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of murder

Sheriff: Tyler drug dealer used Snapchat to promote sales

Logan Ryan Carr, 19, was arrested and charged with manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance.

Flood damage causes Tyler Walmart closure

Walmart Neighborhood Market on Old Jacksonville in Tyler is temporarily closed for repair.

‘We’re on the right track:’ ETX college lowering tuition 20 percent

Wiley College is helping its students breathe a big sigh of financial relief, by lowering its tuition 20 percent.

Police: Man ‘lucky to be alive’ after electrical shock at Tyler asphalt plant

The man was drilling through a wall in the plant when it happened.

  True Vine Brewing Company to hold grand opening for downtown Tyler location

The expansion will feature a rotation of seasonal and year-round True Vine beers as well as exclusive and experimental beers.

  City of Tyler drains water tower to clean, repaint interior

The process is safe and it will not affect water pressure to the surrounding homes and businesses, according to the city.

  Gregg County emergency personnel rescue man from roof of submerged car

A driver in Gregg County had a close call when his car went off of Harrison Road and wound up underwater on Wednesday afternoon.

  Roads flooded, possibly damaged in Gregg County

An East Texas school district had to delay bus routes because of flooded roads this morning, and at least two roads had to be closed off because of washouts and possible water damage. FM 726 in Upshur county, FM 1844 and FM 1650 in Gregg county, among the dozen county roadways effected.

Lori Vallow-Daybell removed as beneficiary on $1 million life insurance policy

It's an ever evolving mystery that started when Lori Vallow became involved with a doomsday cult, according to her relatives. She is the mother of J.J. Vallow and Tylee Ryan, children who have been missing since September.

  ETMC Foundation pledges $80 million toward Tyler medical school

On the heels of an announcement that officials with UT System would seek a medical school in Tyler, a foundation formed from the sale of ETMC has pledged $80 million as a cornerstone grant for the school.

  Lindale High School choir shines in concert with Miranda Lambert

Sydney Shadrix visits an active rehearsal to find out what type of skills it takes to get on stage with a star.

Romance scams on the rise around Valentine’s Day

Statistics from Wallet Hub show that Valentine’s Day is the second-priciest holiday on the calendar for consumers in the U.S., with the average person spending about $196.

  Texas man kills wild pig with crossbow after it attacks him, his dogs

When the man went outside to break up a fight between a wild hog and his dogs, the pig attacked him.

  Floodwaters recede in north Longview where water covered roadways

“A little bit of moving water goes a long way. It doesn’t take a lot of moving water to move a vehicle. Your car could be swept off the roadway and be engulfed really quickly."

  Tyler hospital holds special service to observe Day of the Sick

The day is meant to be spent in prayer for the sick and their loved ones.

  Heavy rainfall brings flooding conditions, high water risks to East Texas

Heavy rain and flooding conditions in East Texas are creating a dangerous situation on area roadways Wednesday morning.

Lake Tyler boat ramps closed following recent rains

According to the city, ramps are being closed due to boating hazards resulting from debris washed into the lakes by the recent rains and to reduce damage resulting from erosion of the shoreline caused by boat wakes. In addition, the lakes are closed to boat traffic from lake residents.

Hunters eager to pitch in with White Oak hog problem

City of White Oak will negotiate with hunters or trappers to rid the town of feral hogs.

Henderson County Sheriff: Former jailer arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting female inmate

A jailer has been arrested in connection to allegations that he sexually assaulted a female inmate at the Henderson County Jail.

Car strikes power pole, 3 vehicles in lot in Gregg County

A car struck a power pole and three vehicles in a used car lot in Gregg County.

Tyler City Council caps city’s cost for traffic improvement project at $200,000

The project includes adding a traffic signal on South Broadway.

Grand Saline ISD closed Thursday, Friday due to flu

The district said Monday, Feb. 17 is a staff development day for employees, so students will not return until Tuesday, Feb. 18.

  VIDEO: Flooded roadway renders FM 346 at US 69 impassable

KLTV’s Brennon Gurley joined us live from Smith County on FM 346 near Flint.

Forecast calls for heavy rainfall for the rest of the morning

Several Flash Flood Warnings are in effect this morning.

Lake Gladewater closed due to high waters

Lake Gladewater is closed on Wednesday morning due to high water levels.

Flash flooding concerns continue for East Texas

Heavy showers and thundershowers have been ongoing overnight and throughout the Wednesday morning across the northern half of East Texas.

Smith Co. crews responding to early-morning structure fire

Smith County emergency crews are responding to a reported structure fire near Kilgore.

Another major announcement planned Wednesday for proposed UTHSC medical school

Another major announcement is expected about the proposed medical school for the University of Texas Health Science Center in Tyler.

Louisiana man disappears during venture into Texas

The 55-year-old failed to return home from his monthly trip to help a friend