Handy Man: World War II veteran, former lawman pays it forward

World War II veteran and retired lawman Sid Kahn, 89, could be the poster guy for paying it forward. He spent much of his adult life defending America’s interests at home and abroad, 16 April 2014 [12:17 AM]

Tyler's Rosenbalm reflects on contest after elimination

He may have missed the cut on Tuesday night’s episode of “The Voice,” but Tylerite Stevie Jo Rosenbalm was in good spirits and said even though he technically lost, he simp 15 April 2014 [11:07 PM]

                 

FRESH Ideas for Easter brunch

Fresh Ideas for Easter Brunch   Smoked Salmon Marscapone Bruschetta   INGREDIENTS 8 ounces sliced smoked salmon (available in seafood department) 8 ounces mascarpone cheese ( 16 April 2014 [01:22 AM]

News always bears a cost

“We photographers deal in things which are continually vanishing, and when they have vanished there is no contrivance on earth can make them come back again. We cannot develop and prin 16 April 2014 [12:29 AM]

Best Brunch: Prepare ahead for Sunday breakfast

  Thoughts of Easter morning bring memories of new church clothes, shiny shoes, colorful ribbons, chocolate bunnies and a special Easter Sunday breakfast. It’s a great time for 16 April 2014 [12:44 AM]


Recent News

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Favorite Flavor: Easter Candy

Easter Candy You don’t have to be a child to enjoy Easter candy. We all have nostalgic memories of foil-wrapped chocolate bunnies,…

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News always bears a cost

“We photographers deal in things which are continually vanishing, and when they have vanished there is no contrivance on earth can make…

Recent Videos

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VIDEO: Taste of Tyler

Video from the ’Taste of Tyler” at the Harvey Convention Center Tuesday night.…

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FRESH Ideas for Easter brunch

Fresh Ideas for Easter Brunch Smoked Salmon Marscapone Bruschetta INGREDIENTS 8 ounces sliced smoked salmon (available in seafood…

Local News

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VIDEO: Taste of Tyler

Video from the ’Taste of Tyler” at the Harvey Convention Center Tuesday night.…

16 April 2014 [01:31 AM]
Officials nab 40 illegal immigrants

A three day operation in East Texas resulted in 40 illegal immigrants with criminal histories being arrested. Carl Rusnok, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement  spokesman, said ICE officers arrested 40 convicted criminal illegal aliens during the sweep  which concluded Saturday. Rusnok…

15 April 2014 [11:44 PM]
Home sales slump in March

Even though home sales in the Tyler area slumped by 5.37 percent in March compared to the same time a year ago, Kerry Hamblett still predicts a strong year in the local housing market. Hamblett, owner of Hamblett Construction Management…

15 April 2014 [11:44 PM]
Chamber adopts veteran, military growth intiative

The Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce voted unanimously Tuesday to adopt the Veteran and Military Growth Initiative — a strategic plan aimed to create economic and community development to the area using military focused strategies. Jim Snow, president of the…

15 April 2014 [11:39 PM]
Hotel project set for golden and Old Troup

A proposed extended-stay hotel project could start construction later this year, adding more than 100 rooms to the hundreds that have come into the market in recent years. The project, which is planned for the intersection of Golden Road and…

15 April 2014 [10:38 PM]

Other News

Man gets 18 months in jail for urinating on Alamo

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A judge has ordered a 23-year-old El Paso man to spend 18 months in a state jail facility for urinating on the Alamo. State District Judge Ray Olivarri sentenced Daniel Athens on Monday in San Antonio.…

15 April 2014 [10:58 AM]
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PHOTOS: Blood Moon

Click this link (http://bit.ly/1etUSP6) to see the photos!…

15 April 2014 [09:46 AM]
Tea Party has place in psyche of nation

Almost five years ago, John Tweedell stood inside the National Mall and looked out at a sea of fellow citizens marching on Washington, D.C., to protest the federal government. They were there to protest taxes, losses of freedoms and to…

14 April 2014 [10:45 PM]