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Dentistry From The Heart Set To Provide Free Dental Services To East Texans Saturday

For the past 9 years, Dr. Smith, a Tyler dentist, has participated in an event called Dentistry From The Heart. The event offers free dental services to those East Texans that can't afford dental care. This years' event is scheduled for Saturday, February 8th at the offices of Smith Dental Care in Tyler.

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Police Officer Breaks Mentally Disabled Teen’s Arm While Escorting Him Off the School Bus [NSFW VIDEO]

The idea of how much force our police officers should be allowed to use while on duty to achieve safety for themselves and others has been a hot topic for a while now. With video cameras nearly everywhere, we are seeing more and more of the behind the scenes actions of our police force. This video does not look as though the amount of force was equal to the actions. 

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CVS Pharmacy Stores to Stop Selling Cigarettes + Tobacco Products

In an unprecedented move, CVS Pharmacy announced it will no longer carry tobacco products or cigarettes in its more than 7,600 stores, including those right here in East Texas. The company made the announcement Wednesday morning, saying by Oct. 1, they'll no longer sell the products. This marks the first major national retail chain to pull these products off of their shelves.

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‘Cheer Fest’ Benefit for Lindale Firefighter Joe Yeakley is Feb. 22

Lindale firefighter Joe Yeakley was severely injured fighting a house fire last month. Lindale and all of East Texas continues to pray for Joe's recovery and for his family. One way that East Texas can help with Joe's medical bills is attend a "Cheer Fest" for Joe and his family.

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Girl Scout Cookie Sales Continue

Girls Scouts in Tyler are part of a regional group called Girl Scouts of North East Texas, which covers 32 counties in East and Northeast Texas, including Smith, Wood, Gregg, Henderson and Van Zandt Counties.

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New Largemouth Bass Record Set at Lake Palestine

Lake Palestine, home of the Big Bass Bash, produced its second Toyota ShareLunker largemouth bass in less than a year Saturday -- and with a new lake record.

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Vendors Needed for ‘Rose City Artisans & Flower Market’

The city of Tyler and the Goodman LeGrand museum are looking for vendors for their first annual event, the Rose City Artisans & Flower Market. This great event will be a great place for local farmers, gardeners, artist, and plenty of others to bring their products right to their costumers. 

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The Race for Johnny Manziel is On!

Tony Buzbee, who is an alum of Texas A&M and is a regent of the school, has went all out.

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Don’t Eat Some Of The Fish Caught in East Texas

There was a warning issued yesterday not to eat some of the fish caught in East Texas, and if you've recently been on a fishing trip to these sites you might want to take heed.

The advisory came from the Texas State Health Department, and includes Sam Rayburn Reservoir and the B.A. Steinhagen Reservoir.

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East Texas School Delays + Closings

Winter weather is once again threatening parts of East Texas and bringing joy to kids in its path because of the potential of snow and ice, some East Texas school districts are opting for a delayed start or even cancelling classes completely.

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East Texas Party Lands 6 in Jail and Shocking 37 Minors in Trouble

The police were called out to a large party in the early morning hours this past Saturday. What they found will blow you away. This party found 37 minors in trouble for alcohol consumption charges and six adults in jail for providing that alcohol. 

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Save Big Money With Amazing Deals from Seize the Deal Auction

Our friends at Seize the Deal are always there for you when you need a great deal on dining, home furnishings, spa treatments and so much more. Well, now it's gotten even better this week with Seize the Deal Tyler-Longview's HUGE auction!

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