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Russell Bell, U.S. Army Soldier from Tyler, Killed in Afghanistan
The Department of Defense reports 1st Sgt. Russell R. Bell, 37, of Tyler, was one of two soldiers killed Aug. 2, when they encountered an enemy improvised explosive device in Kandahar province, Afghanistan.
Police Uncover Major Drug Operation in East Texas, Arrest 12
Twelve people are jailed following a federal investigation that uncovered a two year drug trafficking operation in East Texas.
Smith County Commissioners OK Alcohol Election Proposition
In a unanimous vote, the Smith County Commissioners on Tuesday cleared the way allowing voters to decide this November on the sale of beer and wine in JP Precinct 2.
Movie Theater Shooting Suspect Formally Charged
Colorado shooting suspect James Holmes has been formally charged with 24 counts of murder, 116 counts of attempt murder.
Tyler City Council to Consider Special Election for Beer and Wine Sales
The City Council is expected to consider a resolution this week calling for a special election which would allow citizens to vote this November for the sale of beer and wine in Tyler.
Colorado Shooting Suspect Makes His First Court Appearance
James Holmes, donning orange hair, appeared dazed and eyes drooping as he sat quietly with his court appointed attorney during an initial hearing today in a Colorado courtroom.
East Texan Killed in Colorado Shooting Massacre Being Remembered
One of the victims of the Colorado shooting spent part of her childhood in Northeast Texas and is remembered by friends as a hard-working single mother who could light up a room with her smile and carefree spirit.
East Texas Murder/Kidnapping Suspect on the Run
Law officers in Henderson County say one person is dead and another victim was kidnapped following a shooting Thursday night in Coffee City.
Thieves Being Sought in East Texas Equipment Burglary
The Rusk County Sheriff’s Office is asking for information in the identification of suspects involved in the burglary of a building that occurred on County Road 297.
Tyler Man Used a ‘Clubhouse’ to Lure Children for Sex
On Friday, July 13, Tyler Police responded to Shiloh Pines (mobile home park), located at 2525 Shiloh Road, to investigate a report of sexual assault of a child.
Texas Mom/Principal Accused of Placing Camera in School’s Locker Room
A North Texas middle school principal is accused of placing a hidden video camera in a locker room during her daughter’s high school basketball game to see if the coach yelled too much.
Woman Arrested for Threatening to Kill Pregnant Woman, Steal Unborn Child
Tanya Lynette Bradley, 30, of Longview, is jailed after making threats to kill a pregnant woman and then steal her unborn baby to raise as her own — all after she had convinced her family she was pregnant for almost nine months.