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Powerball Jackpot Expected To Reach A Whopping Record-Breaking 1.5 Billion Dollars
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See How Texans are Winning as the Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $310 Million

With no winner Saturday night, the Powerball jackpot has rolled over again and they're estimating it will be around $310 million for tonight's drawing.  Are the odds of winning better in Texas?  See why that may be true, especially with the smaller cash prizes.

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Boston Announces Tour Stop In Shreveport

Tom Scholz, founder of the legendary rock group Boston, has revealed the first 10 dates for a series of upcoming concerts, & the ride won't be too long if you want to see the band perform live.  Boston's "Hyper Space Tour 2017"  will touch down at Shreveport's Municipal Auditorium on Sunday April 23rd.  Tickets go on-sale this Friday morning at 10. 

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Got Court Fines? Pony Up Or Get Put In The Pokey in Smith County!

KLTV reported on Smith County's 5th annual "Warrant Round-Up" being underway.  Law enforcement is attempting to close outstanding cases where money is still owed for various court fines, typically tied to fees for probation, traffic, & similar minor violations. 

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The Best Classic Rock Album From Each Year Since 1966
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The Best Classic Rock Album From Each Year Since 1966

Is classic rock really 50 years old?

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Tyler Lovebirds Can Enjoy Heart-Shaped Pizzas for Valentine’s Day

The actual heart shape might not last longer than a minute or two because you'll want to tear into it, but there are are few spots in Tyler that will offer heart-shaped pizzas for Valentine's Day.  Here's where you can get 'em.

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Super Bowl LI - New England Patriots v Atlanta Falcons
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Houston Super Bowl Pulls Almost 2x Grammy TV Audience

Over 48-million people watched New England finish off their amazing comeback win over Atlanta in Super Bowl LI on February 5th.  That's about half the number of viewers the Grammy Awards attracted last night.  

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Cold Snap Continues With Freezing Tempertaures Across The Country
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Why Do Texas Bucks Shed Their Antlers?

We are in the middle of shedding season for bucks, but it's not fur they'll be shedding. It's their antlers.

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Texas Mother and Grandmother Pull Child Kidnapping Hoax to Explain Missing Money

In early February, Tiffany Shanta Hawkins, 25, and grandmother Brandy Shanta Springer, 38, stage a kidnapping with Tiffany's 7-year-old daughter.

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Two Lions Soak Up Sunshine at National Zoo
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A Texas Zoo Is Giving Free Admission to Teachers

If you don't mind the drive, one big Texas zoo is letting teachers in free for the rest of the month, and friends that go along can get big discounts too.  Road trip!

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Most Unusually Common Injuries By State Feature Some Real Head Scratchers

We all hurt every now and then. Some of us just hurt in different places.

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2013 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival – Day 1
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Is This The Dumbest Law in Texas?

It's something I can safely say you will never do, and it involves your eyeball.  But just in case you're thinking about it, I'll mention that it's illegal, and I"ll save you some time in court.

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Girl Scout Cookies Are Here! Where to Get ‘Em in Tyler This Weekend

Raise your hand if you can polish off an entire sleeve of Thin Mints in one sitting.  Or if you tend to suck on the Tagalongs until the cookie part melts in your mouth and mixes perfectly with the chocolate and peanut butter.  And then you eat five more.  Some of us might do those things.

Girl Scouts will be at several grocery stores around Tyler and Longview this weekend, with tables set up selling boxes to help us get our fix.  Oh, and which cookie does Texas think is the best?

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