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East Texas Wedding Extravaganza is This Sunday

If you're engaged, and planning your wedding you won't want to miss this show! Sunday in Tyler, lots of prizes and an opportunity to meet vendors in person.

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Heat Kills Four In Texas

Texas public health officials are urging residents to take the proper precautions regarding the sweltering heat that is currently bearing down on the state...

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Stewart Smith - Townsquare Media
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Why Is East Texas Home To So Many Patent Trolls?

Are you familiar with the term "patent troll"?

It's a pejorative phrase used to describe a person or company that issues frivolous lawsuits against other companies for violating patent laws...

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The space shuttle clumbia on its doomed re-entry. Photo credit: Joe Terrell, KLTV
The space shuttle clumbia on its doomed re-entry. Photo credit: Joe Terrell, KLTV
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WHEN EAST TEXAS WENT NATIONAL

Usually we just keep to ourselves here in Tyler and East Texas, but every now and then something so big happens that the national news media can’t help but pay attention to us...

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Raw Video Footage of Lindale Damage

Fox 4 News in Dallas has released raw video footage of the damage left by a potential tornado in Lindale yesterday.

At time of writing, officials were still waiting for confirmation from the National Weather Service as to whether or not what did this damage was, in fact, a tornado...

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Officials Assessing Damage Following East Texas Storms

Officials in East Texas are still assessing the damage caused by last night's round of storms and the flooding that followed.

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Palestine Grandmother & 4 Children Perish in Flooding

A grandmother and her four grandchildren, all under the age of 9, were victims of the flooding last night in Palestine.

According to authorities, 6 to 10 homes in a Palestine neighborhood were severely damaged following the heavy rainfall and ensuing flooding which began just after midnight...

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Miroslav Ferkuniak via Thinkstock
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Six Fun Things to Do in East Texas Now That the Sun is Back

East Texas has seen its fare share of rain and severe weather this spring. It's been one of the wettest years on records, and one that has caused much pain and destruction for many East Texas families.

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Things to Do in East Texas the Weekend of Oct. 23-25

The beautiful fall weather continues to bless us here in East Texas and this weekend we're expecting temperatures to be a bit higher than normal and there's going to be plenty of sunshine available for all of the events happening around East Texas this weekend.

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Things To Do In East Texas For Saturday, October 11th

This time of the year there are plenty of great things to be a part of in East Texas and this Saturday is no different. East Texans can find some great deals with garage sales, can support a great cause, head to a festival, catch a free movie and more!

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BendandLift, Flickr
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Best Places to Buy Prom Dresses in Tyler + East Texas

Aside from homecoming, prom is usually the biggest event of the school year. You get to dress up, get all pretty, grab a date, and have a memory filled night with your friends...

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The Best Golf Courses in Tyler + Longview to Try Out

Golfing has been a great pastime for for many years. For sport, fun, business, or relaxation, playing golf is an important part of our East Texas society. If you are new to the game, or looking for a new course to hit, where do you go around here? Well, there are a lot of places to try out. 

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