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An East Texas College Fires Its Football Coach

Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches is looking for a new football coach.

In a press conference Monday, the director of athletics Robert Hill announced that head coach J.C. Harper had been fired, effective immediately.

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Favorite Thanksgiving Food [POLL]

Thanksgiving food gets a lot of attention this time of year, and rightfully so in my opinion. It's delicious!

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Top 5 Free Gifts for Christmas on East Texas Craigslist

Want to save a little extra cash this year? Save money by giving Christmas presents from Craigslist that won't cost you a dime!

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Seth Rogen & James Franco’s Take on the New Kanye West Video [VIDEO]

So, Kanye West recently released hid new video for 'Bound2'. It has a lot of naked Kim Kardashian, West's baby mama, and Kanye hanging out in a desert. It is okay good, not the best. But, Seth Rogen and James Franco remade this video and it is AMAZING. 

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Candidate for Governor has Tyler Ties

Lisa Fritsch graduated from John Tyler High School in 1993, and twenty years later is running for Governor of Texas.

She stopped in Tyler over the weekend to talk about the issues she's campaigning on, including the goal to end poverty in Texas.  Fritsch aims to beat John Abbott for the Republican nomination for Governor in the March primary.

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Polar Express Arrives in East Texas This Weekend

Watching the movie starring Tom Hanks has become a holiday tradition for many of us, and it will no doubt appear on TV a few times this holiday season.  And kids can experience a very real Polar Express right here in East Texas this weekend.

The Texas State Railroad will have the Polar Express running in Palestine, and kids can even wear their PJ's!

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Listen to Live Radio Coverage of the Kennedy Assassination from WBAP in Dallas from November 11, 1963

You've likely seen the famous CBS News broadcast with Walter Cronkite delivering the news of the shooting of President John F. Kennedy. Perhaps you've never heard the  coverage as the events in Dallas unfolded. This is audio from WBAP in Fort Worth as it reported the shooting on November 22, 1963.

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Tyler Library Plans JFK Remembrance

It was November 22nd, 1963 that President John F. Kennedy was assassinated at Dealey Plaza in Dallas, and many are planning ways to pay tribute today and tomorrow.

The City of Tyler says on its website that the Tyler Public Library will host a two-day event Thursday, Nov. 21 and Friday, Nov. 22, in remembrance of John F. Kennedy.

The library will feature oral histories, films and displays, and admission is free.

Click through for the schedule of events, listed on the City's website.

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Don’t Get Used to the Beautiful Weather — Changes Are Coming!

The weather today will be gorgeous.  The National Weather Service says the high will be around 70 and it should be sunny.  What a perfect fall day!

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Leave It To Texas: Pepper Sauce and Bacon Lollipops!

Need a stocking stuffer idea? How about some lollipops flavored with Sriracha chili sauce and bacon?

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Pit Bulls Seized Near Longview

The SPCA has sixteen dogs in its custody today after they were seized from a home in Gregg County.  The story has made the news as far away as Houston.

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Why Winter is Horrible

The cold of winter is here. Before we know it, all that winter brings will be here. The freezing grey days are headed right for us. There is no escaping the horror that is upon us. 

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