Actor Michael Clarke Duncan Dies at Age 54
Actor Michael Clarke Duncan, famous for his breakout role as John Coffey in the movie ‘The Green Mile,’ has died at the age of 54, according to the Associated Press.
Teen Boy Drowns at East Texas Lake
Officials at Holly Lake Ranch near Hawkins and Big Sandy recovered the body of a teenaged boy who drowned Sunday after he attempted to swim across the lake.
Lance Armstrong Stripped of Tour de France Titles, Banned from Cycling Forever
Lance Armstrong, who became a hero to millions after winning seven straight Tour de France titles following his battle with cancer, will lose all of his Tour championships and be banned from cycling forever, according to a report from the Associated Press.
Vote for Your Favorite Cake in the Taste of Home Cake Decorating Contest
The Taste of Home Cooking Show with Jamie Dunn is coming to Tyler on Sept. 6 at Harvey Convention Center, and leading up to the big show, you can vote for your favorite cakes in our cake decorating contest!
Armless Guitar Player George Dennehy’s Incredibly Inspiring Story Goes Beyond His Musical Skills [VIDEO]
And it’s some place simple where we could live. And something only you can give. And that’s faith and trust, and peace while we’re alive. And the one poor child that saved this world. And there’s 10 million more who probably could. If we all just stopped and said a prayer for them. “Better Days” by The Goo Goo Dolls
Bob Birch, Elton John’s Bass Player, Dies of Apparent Suicide
Bob Birch, who played bass for Elton John for more than 20 years, was found dead today (Aug. 15) of an apparent suicide, according to a report from TMZ.
‘Dark Knight’ Copycat? Police Arrest Man With Knives, Guns at Ohio Theater
Police in Ohio have reportedly arrested a man who allegedly attempted to smuggle knives and at least one gun into a late-night showing of ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ at a Cleveland movie theater.
[Update] Victims in East Texas Double Homicide were Shot : Manhunt for Suspect Continues
Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Investigators say the couple found dead in their home last week died of gunshot wounds. A preliminary autopsy indicates Peter Shick, 74, and Latricia Shick ,55 of Ben Wheeler had been dead for several days before a family member discovered their bodies Friday.
Totally Awesome School Movies You Should Watch Before Going Back to Class
If there were ever movies we could identify with better than any others, it’s movies about being in school. Sure, we can imagine we’re Tom Cruise in Mission Impossible, Bruce Willis in Die Hard or Harrison Ford in Star Wars. But, there’s no way we can actually identify with those characters or situations. Movies about bei ...
Bikers Rule 4 School 2012 [GALLERY]
The fourth edition of Bikers Rule 4 School, presented by Lone Star Harley Davidson and Metro PCS, was a fantastic success Saturday (July 21) in Tyler. Thank you to all who came out and rode, volunteered, worked and participated in this event that contributed school supplies to area school children through PATH.
Movie Theater Shooting: Suspect Said He Was ‘The Joker’
James Holmes, the 24-year-old who surrendered to police after killing 12 and injuring dozens more at a screening of “The Dark Knight Rises” in Aurora, Colo., early this morning, told police he was “The Joker” when he was arrested.
Why Drugs Are Bad: Texas Man Arrested After Eating a Dog
A man from Waco who said he was high on the synthetic drug K2 was arrested after he chased a neighbor while on all-fours and eventually strangled and starting eating a family dog — while it was ALIVE — sparking yet another zombie-style discussion from recent events around the nation.