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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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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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Salvation Army Angel Tree Is Loaded With Angels

It's been a while since I was at the mall and that's where I found myself yesterday afternoon, walking through Broadway Square Mall and there it was, the Salvation
Army Angel Tree! It's right there between Chick-Fil-A and JC Penney and seeing it reminded me that Christmas will be here before you know it.

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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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Tyler City Council Approved Land Purchase For Animal Control Facility

The Tyler City Council approved a measure at today's meeting to allow the City Manager to negotiate a deal to purchase land that will be used for an animal care facility.

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Worst Things to Do on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is just a couple of weeks away. Want to have a great and successful one? Here are a handful of things to completely avoid to make sure your Thanksgiving goes without a hitch. 

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It’s Cold!

People in Wisconsin might be laughing at us right now. Thirty-two? Cold? Yes! When you're a Texan, anything below 50 is just too darn cold and some of us start thinking about moving further south.

Are we finished with the freezing temperatures?

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Night of Superstars Comes to Tyler on Saturday [VIDEO]

A new and remarkable event is coming to Tyler on Saturday night (Nov. 16) at The Cascades. Night of Superstars is an "Oscar-like" red-carpet charity event that honors kids who exceed expectations and accomplish outstanding goals.

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Tyler’s Own Matt Flynn is Back with the Packers

It took two weeks and two loses in a row, but the Green Bay Packers have resigned Tyler native Matt Flynn as a backup to injured Aaron Rodgers.

Rodgers got hurt last Monday Night in the Packers' loss to the Chicago Bears with a dislocated shoulder

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No-Shave November — Do You Participate?

November has become the month to let shaving go and embrace the scruffy lifestyle - but why? Find out the history behind No-Shave November here.

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Furry Friend Friday – Penguin Fails [VIDEO]

Penguins are some of the cutest animals on planet Earth. But, they can pretty darn funny, too. These little guys wearing permanent tuxedos have a funny walk and seem to fall down a lot. For this week's Furry Friend Friday, let's watch these adorable creatures fall and fail. 

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