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lion cubs at Caldwell Zoo
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Caldwell Zoo Lion Cubs Have Their Names

Thanks to East Texans, the lion cubs that were born at Caldwell Zoo in Tyler in January now have names!

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RiverNorthPhotography
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Why Texas is Great

Texas residents have a lot of pride for our state. After traveling in some northern states, I realized why. The difference in climate and attitude made is easy to fly on home. Here are just a few reasons I learned why Texas is great. 

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Ted Nugent
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Longview Pays Ted Nugent $16,000 to Not Peform at Fourth of July Festival [POLL]

Longview has paid rocker Ted Nugent $16,000 to not perform at Longview's Fourth of July festival. According to reports a spokesperson for the festival felt that Ted Nugent was not right for the event.

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The Voice - Season 6 - Stevie Jo
The Voice via NBC.com
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Tyler’s Stevie Jo from ‘The Voice’ at Cork, Stanley’s BBQ + DQ This Week [AUDIO]

I had the opportunity to catch up with Stevie Jo after he survived round one of the battle rounds on 'The Voice' Monday night. Speaking to him from his home here in Tyler, I asked him about his performance, confidence, how his life has changed along with working with Coldplay's Chris Martin during round two of the battle rounds.

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Revolution
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NBC Show ‘Revolution’ Holding A Casting Call For East Texans

Filming for the TV show "Revolution" is coming to East Texas next week and producers are looking for extras for the shoot. The best thing about this casting call is, NO EXPERIENCE is needed to be qualified to be an extra! Film crews will be in East Texas filming an episode of the hit NBC show March 24th through March 27th in and around the Rusk area.

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Dunkin' Donuts
Chase Colston, Mix 93-1
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Dunkin’ Donuts & Baskin Robbins Are Coming Back To Tyler

Driving around Tyler you can't help but notice that business seems to be good and expanding. Several new shopping centers are opening up, buildings are going up in industrial areas and it appears to me that things are looking good for the city.

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Stevie Jo on The Voice
The Voice via NBC Universal
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Tyler’s Stevie Jo Survives Battle Round One on ‘The Voice’ [VIDEO]

The first of the battle rounds got underway on 'The Voice' last night on NBC, featuring Stevie Jo from Tyler on Team Usher.

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Longview Inmates Get Sick on Synthetic Marijuana

It's not clear how they got it, but five inmates at an East Texas jail recently got sick and had to go to the hospital after smoking a synthetic marijuana cigarette.

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Dogwood tree in bloom
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Dogwood Trails Festival is March 22 in Palestine

Spring officially arrives next Thursday (March 20), signifying the beginning of the Dogwood Trails Celebration in Palestine on Friday!

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Should It Be Illegal to Smoke in a Vehicle With Children? [POLL]

In East Texas, we take great time to protect our children from a lot of things such as bullying, profanity, violence, abuse and so on. All of these represent our highest levels of priority in terms of keeping our children the safe, healthy playful little people who fill our world with boundless joy. With this in mind, should it be illegal to smoke in a vehicle with children?

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Pekka Jaakkola, ThinkStock
Pekka Jaakkola, ThinkStock
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Protecting Your Debit Card Now

The technology of thieves is growing everyday. They have smarter and smarter devices and ways to steal your bank information. Protect your debit card now before they get to it. 

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ball park
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Tyler’s Fun Forest Park Is A Part Of Macy’s ‘Heart Your Park’

Macy's has teamed up with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) for the "Heart Your Park" program to raise awareness for local parks around the country and Fun Forest Park in Tyler has been selected as one of the more than 550 parks nationwide that will get some special attention thanks to citizens and the partnership.

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