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American Breast Cancer Foundation is collecting donations in E. Texas
The American Breast Cancer Foundation is collecting donations in East Texas to raise money for breast cancer screenings. Large, pink collection boxes have been set out at various locations to collect items including clothing, shoes, linens, towels, handbags, belts, and toys.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
First West Nile case confirmed in East Texas
Dress, dusk and dawn, drain and DEET are the 4 best ways to avoid catching the West Nile Virus from mosquitoes. Stagnant water is a big target for breeding.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Group working to create war memorial in E. Texas
Gregg County veterans are working to honor veterans of all wars, by envisioning a Washington, D.C.-style memorial in East Texas. The plan is to building scaled down versions of the World War II Memorial, Vietnam Memorial wall, Korean War Memorial, and build new memorials to veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Tuesday morning, Apple executives announced that a new version of the iPhone would be hitting store soon. The iPhone 6 has a 4.7-inch screen while the Plus gets bigger with a 5.5-inch screen.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Doggone fun at 3rd annual E. Texas Petapalooza
Animal rescue groups from all over East Texas came together for the third annual Petapalooza. The event offered pet adoptions, low-cost vaccinations and all kinds of pet friendly products and services.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Verizon proposes building 'stealth tower in Lower Mac park
A proposal to erect a 120-foot-tall wireless communications tower in a Lower Macungie Township park met no resistance from township commissioners Thursday night. Verizon Wireless hopes to eventually get formal approval to raise the tower on the north side of Kratzer Farm, a township-owned passive recreation park near the village of East Texas.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
E. Texas pet experts recommend testing your pet's microchip
Pets Fur People Executive Director Gayle Helms says universal microchip scanners can help identify a lost pet. Tyler Animal Control Supervisor Bob Gardner says he finds many pets with unregistered microchips or microchips with out of date information.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Food bank asking awareness with orange
In recognition of national Hunger Action Month, the East Texas Food Bank is asking everyone to wear orange on Thursday to raise awareness about the more than 456,000 East Texans who battle hunger.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
App helps crack down on sex offenders
In an effort to keep people safe, DPS has created a new, free app. Some East Texans said they will check the sex offender registry more often now that it's easy to check on their phones.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Insurance Journal West
Philadelphia Insurance Vindicated in YouTube Bugatti Crash Case
Philadelphia Insurance Companies said it's been vindicated in its investigation and denial of a fraudulent claim filed by an East Texas motorist for the 2009 crash of his Bugatti Veryon, following his guilty plea this week in the case United States of America v.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
East Texan dies in early morning wreck
Officials from the Department of Public Safety say that Keith Williams, 24, died in a car crash on FM 14 around 1 a.m. Wednesday.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
E. Texas fall outlook shows above-average rainfall chances, average temps
We're quickly approaching the downward trend towards Fall and we're starting to get several requests for predictions or outlooks for the Autumn season.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
E. Texas teachers say students benefit from early use of technology
Kindergarten students entered elementary schools for the first time Monday. But, some East Texas educators say this year's class of kindergartners may have an edge up on their predecessors.
E. Texas man's meets pop star after dying wish comes true
Thousands of East Texans helped spread the word about Cory Moraw and shared the story we first told you about in May, until it finally caught the eye of the pop star.
Low pressure system in Gulf could bring rain, thunderstorms to E. Texas
As we venture into the next several days, we are watching an area of low pressure that has formed in the northern Gulf of Mexico, a few hundred miles south of New Orleans.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Mud run in Longview raises money for Miracle League
More than 1200 people showed up to Lear Park to take on the first ever "Run Like It's Hot" mud run.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Tue Aug 19, 2014
E. Texas man honored as hero after rescuing girl from well
One East Texas man was named a community hero today after helping to save the life of an 11-year-old girl earlier this month.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Friends: E. Texas bicyclist released from hospital
An East Texas woman who was hit by a car while riding her bike south of Tyler is set to be released from the hospital Monday night according to friends.