VIDEO: Marshall ISD football player remains in critical condition

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Rare Warhol and Manet Paintings to Be Auctioned

ULA ILNYTZKY, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Elvis Presley. Marlon Brando.

Cherokee County jailer indicted on charges of improper sexual activity with inmate

Following her release from the Cherokee County Jail, a former inmate reported to another law enforcement agency that a jailer had engaged in improper physical contact with her during incarceration. Cherokee County Sheriff James Campbell said he and his command staff immediately opened an investigation into the matter.

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FRESH ideas for breakfast

FRESH Ideas for Breakfast Baked Frittata with Hash Brown Crust INGREDIENTS 3 cups Ore Ida diced hash brown potatoes 6 eggs 1 cup milk 1 to 2 teaspoons hot sauce 1 teaspoon each salt and black pepper 2 cups cheese…

23 September 2014 [08:34 PM]
My Generation calendar of events

FRIDAY: Tyler Senior Center: 7 p.m., dance with Hoss Huggins & the Ponderosa Band. Doors open at 6 p.m. Security provided. 1915 Garden Valley Road. Information: 903-597-0781. WEDNESDAY & FRIDAY: TASCA: 9:30 a.m., fitness exercise with certified instructor for older…

23 September 2014 [08:28 PM]
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68-year-old retiree says he's 'still got the bug' for Fair rides

Carl Garrett admits that he’s “still got the bug” for going on rides at the East Texas State Fair. After watching his granddaughters — Faith, 8, and Sydney, 14 — in the carnival midway on Friday, he agreed to ride…

23 September 2014 [08:22 PM]
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Let us look inward on Rosh Hashanah

Where there’s birth, there can also be rebirth. Perhaps that’s the most hopeful message we can take away from Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish holy day that begins at sundown. Tyler Rabbi Neal Katz spoke to the Tyler Paper about the…

23 September 2014 [08:07 PM]
Death and funeral notices, September 24

DEATHS BILLY JACK “B.J.” CAMPBELL, 60, Wills Point, died Sept. 19. Allan Funeral Home, Wills Point. SHIRLEY JOYCE COOPER, 78, Tyler, died Sept. 16. Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Directors, Tyler. Visitation 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday at funeral home. PATRICIA L. DAFFIN, 86, Tyler, died…

23 September 2014 [07:47 PM]
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US warns that Ebola could infect 1.4 million

MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writers MARIA CHENG, AP Medical Writers NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials Tuesday laid out worst-case and best-case scenarios for the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, warning that the number of infected people could explode…

23 September 2014 [04:37 PM]
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Rare Warhol and Manet Paintings to Be Auctioned

ULA ILNYTZKY, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Elvis Presley. Marlon Brando. Andy Warhol. The A-list trifecta of music, film and art is going on the auction block at Christie's in November. "Triple Elvis (Ferus Type)" and "Four Marlons" rate…

23 September 2014 [04:33 PM]
Smith County League of Women Voters registering voters today

The Tyler/Smith County League of Women voters will celebrate democracy by registering voters today, National Voter Registration Day. The goal is to increase participation by encouraging Americans to register to vote and visit polls during the 2014 mid-term elections. Dozens…

23 September 2014 [12:46 PM]
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Police: 3 people dead in shooting at UPS facility

JAY REEVES, Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A UPS employee opened fire Tuesday morning inside one of the company's warehouses in Alabama, killing two people before committing suicide, police said. Birmingham Police Chief A.C. Roper told reporters that the…

23 September 2014 [12:12 PM]
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Jacksonville man pleads guilty to capital murder of coach

The man who fatally shot Stacy Hunter, a well known Jacksonville coach and mentor, has pleaded guilty to capital murder. Jimmy Deshawn Mosley, 26, of Jacksonville, pleaded guilty Monday and will serve life in prison without the possibility of parole,…

22 September 2014 [09:41 PM]
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Orchestras at Lee, John Tyler savoring UIL regional wins

Commitment coupled with hard work on the part of student musicians — and high expectations on the part of directors — contributed to orchestras at John Tyler and Robert E. Lee high schools achieving their current level of success. Orchestras…

22 September 2014 [09:26 PM]
TJC taking reservations for trip to Turkey

Tyler Junior College is taking reservations for “Turkey: Biblical and Archeological Tour of Asia Minor,” planned for March 6 to 15, officials announced. Designed to enrich the American public’s knowledge of early Christianity, archeology, Turkey and the Middle East, tour…

22 September 2014 [09:17 PM]
UT Tyler receives Outstanding Distance Learning Faculty award

The University of Texas at Tyler has once again been recognized for creative uses and support of distance learning technology in the classroom, Dr. Ross Sherman, interim provost and vice president for academic affairs, announced. Dr. Wesley Hickey received an…

22 September 2014 [09:16 PM]
Two Sewapalooza events in Tyler this weekend

A Nimble Thimble in Tyler will host two Sewapalooza events this weekend. Bernina of America, a manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, announced that Bernina Educator Tari Intardonato will lead attendees through three projects from 10 a.m. to 5…

22 September 2014 [09:13 PM]
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Discovery Science Place supporters sky dive into museum's gala

Two Discovery Science Place supporters made a grand entrance to the museum’s gala by skydiving onto the golf course at Willow Brook Country Club. Gala co-chairmen Shannon Dacus and Nathaniel Moran continued the museum’s tradition of big events at its…

22 September 2014 [09:12 PM]
Insurance ratings change could mean savings for some in Smith County

Emergency Services District No. 2 officials expect Insurance Service Office ratings to decrease in rural parts of Smith County, which could mean savings for residents living more than five miles from fire stations. Lower insurance premiums and improved fire…

22 September 2014 [09:10 PM]
Principal for new Tyler ISD middle school already on the job

While Three Lakes Middle School will not open until Fall 2015, Forrest Kaiser already is on the job as principal planning for its operation. “Three Lakes is a brand new school. It gives us an opportunity to start fresh, using…

22 September 2014 [08:51 PM]
Survey: Most protestant pastors don't address mental health issues

A Nashville-based evangelical research center released data Monday, which shows that while protestant pastors are aware of issues surrounding mental illness, most do not address it regularly. The survey also showed that nearly a quarter of pastors surveyed — 23…

22 September 2014 [08:48 PM]
Death and funeral notices, September 23

DEATHS JOYCE ELAINE BADE, 89, Quitman, died Sept. 20. Lowe Funeral Home, Quitman. MELVIN BOERM, 93, Tyler, died Sept. 21. Caudle-Rutledge Funeral Home, Lindale. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at funeral home. WILBUR LEE CALLAWAY, 74, Van, formerly of Grand Saline and Wills Point,…

22 September 2014 [08:15 PM]
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VIDEO: Hay Auction at East Texas State Fair

The auctioneer rattled off the bids Monday as the buyers kept the bidding war going during the 30th annual Smith County Hay Show The show, which was held at the East Texas State Fair and raised a total of $31,700,…

22 September 2014 [08:11 PM]