Thursday Jul 24
New app for smart phones repels mosquitoes
A new smart phone app is supposed to repel mosquitoes by emitting a high frequency sounds.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Tyler Morning Telegraph
BBB warns of government grant scams
The Better Business Bureau is warning the public to be wary of phone calls claiming to come from bogus government grant agencies.
Food bank: 24 percent of E. Texas kids may go hungry tonight
The East Texas Food Bank serves breakfast and lunch at no charge for children 18 and younger.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
East Texans remember James Garner's kindness during a movie shoot in Maydelle
An East Texas town is remembering the famous actor who put their small city on the map.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
East Texan trained some of country's biggest stars
"It's all I've ever done. The creativity, the freedom, being able to express your emotions and feelings," said DeFoore.
Low cost microchipping and vaccinations being offered by SPCA
The SPCA of East Texas is hosting two clinics this week for pet owners. This Friday and Saturday the SPCA is hold a low cost Vaccination and Microchip Clinic.
Senator wants GM to back pardon for woman in ignition switch crash
U.S. Sen Richard Blumenthal wants General Motors Co. to back a pardon for a Texas woman convicted with criminal homicide in a 2004 crash involving a GM vehicle built with a faulty ignition switch that killed her fiancee.
Police: Telephone scam targets East Texans
Kilgore police are warning residents of a telephone scam targeting East Texans. Police have received reports regarding a telephone scam with a 985 area code and 439 suffix, showing up as Salt Lake City, Utah or Hammond, Louisiana on caller ID.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Pump Jacks Rely on the Hospitality of East Texans
Pitcher Darren Lauer says one family was gracious enough to keep him for the summer.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Trucks are the most stolen vehicles in Texas
The police have been getting the word out that July is "Watch Your Car" month.Tyler Police gave many tips on how to keep your car from being burglarized, but the East Texas Auto Theft Task Force have some other things they want East Texans to keep in mind.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
East Texans provide clean drinking water in third world countries
Fresh, clean drinking water is a luxury many Americans may take for granted. In countries like Belize and Ethiopia, drinkable water is a commodity that often, is too hard to come by.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
E. Texas soldier surprises mom on July 4
An East Texas mother got quite the surprise while working in her yard on July 4. Judy Walker, a Longview resident, was mowing her yard when her son, Cody, a soldier in the Army, walked into the yard.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
East Texans help family after belongings stolen at Tyler State Park
Several East Texans have offered to buy new Splash Kingdom tickets for a family of seven who had theirs stolen from them at Tyler State Park on Thursday.
Children learn importance, art of writing
Everyone seems to have a different idea of what art is and there are some young East Texans who are forming their opinions about the topic as they learn how to do it.
E. Texas man arrested for string of car burglaries
A Kilgore man is in jail on Monday morning after he was arrested in connection with multiple vehicle burglaries over the weekend.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Fireworks trigger frightening memories for vets with PTSD
Thousands of East Texans look forward to the lights and sounds of this July 4, but the holiday meant to celebrate America can be traumatic for those who have served to protect her.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
East Texans join debate over water rights
Federal agencies are proposing changes to the definition in the clean water act and some East Texans oppose the suggestion.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Sheriff: East Texans targeted for electricity scam
Several businesses received a phone call advising their electricity was going to be disconnected unless they paid a past due amount.