Emergency crews respond to explosion near Hideaway; 2 people hurt Video

Emergency crews are on the scene of an oil tank explosion near Lindale. It occurred about 10:30 p.m. Thursday in the 22,100 block of County Road 419 near Hideaway Lake. This is a private ranch with land leased to an oil production company. Jerry Garner, public information officer for the Lindale Fire Department, said two people were airlifted to…

Tyler Civic Theatre rocks out with ‘Rock of Ages’ at Liberty Hall

Tyler Civic Theatre’s “Rock of Ages” is bringing big hair, rock stars and bad-to-the-bone music of the ‘80s to Liberty Hall. “It’s going to be wildly entertaining,” said Matthew Nichols, who plays rock star Stacee Jaxx. “This is not going to be just a musical or play, it’s going to be a melt your face off rock ‘n ‘roll

UT Tyler Police to host active shooter training

The University of Texas at Tyler Police Department is hosting Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training, an active shooter course for area law enforcement agencies. The training will be held from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the UT Tyler Innovation Academy, 3402 Old Omen Rd.  Modular buildings 1, 2 and the ingenuity center

Tyler R.O.S.E Veteran Discount Program launches

Veteran Kathy Williams was about to walk out the door of a hiring expo when Carolyn Johns, president of the East Texas Veterans Alliance, stopped her. Johns wanted to make sure Williams signed up for the new Tyler R.O.S.E. Veterans Discount Program created by the city of Tyler, Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce, The University of Texas at Tyler and

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Tyler Civic Theatre rocks out with ‘Rock of Ages’ at Liberty Hall

Tyler Civic Theatre’s “Rock of Ages” is bringing big hair, rock stars and bad-to-the-bone music of the ‘80s to Liberty Hall. “It’s going to be wildly entertaining,” said Matthew Nichols, who plays rock star Stacee Jaxx. “This is not going…

23 June 2017 [12:33 AM]
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Bible verse: 6-23

“The Lord will keep you from all harm - he will watch over your life; the Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore.” (Psalm 121: 7-8)…

22 June 2017 [11:37 PM]
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Tyler R.O.S.E Veteran Discount Program launches

Veteran Kathy Williams was about to walk out the door of a hiring expo when Carolyn Johns, president of the East Texas Veterans Alliance, stopped her. Johns wanted to make sure Williams signed up for the new Tyler R.O.S.E. Veterans…

22 June 2017 [08:28 PM]
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Debbie's Music Academy Camp motivates Tyler youth Video

Aaron McCorvey, 10, finished playing a song instructed by music teacher Debbie Broughton on the keyboard by lifting his hands and asserting, “and that’s how you do it.” This was Broughton's first year to offer a music camp at the…

22 June 2017 [05:25 PM]
Death and Funeral Notices for June 23

DEATHS JERRY “BUD” GLENN BROWN SR., 70, Mount Pleasant, died June 20. Tumey Mortuary, Mount Pleasant. LAWRENCE ST.VRIAN LESIEUR, 81, Winona, died June 22. Jackson’s Burks Walker Tippit, Tyler. ALICE FAYE MARTIN, 68, Tyler, died June 18. Brooks…

22 June 2017 [05:00 PM]
Horticulture Field Day in Overton slated for Thursday

The free event is expected to feature more than 500 ornamental plant and vegetable trial varieties for public viewing, plus presentations from a variety of experts. The event offers gardeners, professional landscape managers and seed company representatives to learn what…

22 June 2017 [05:00 PM]
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UT Tyler Police to host active shooter training

The University of Texas at Tyler Police Department is hosting Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training, an active shooter course for area law enforcement agencies. The training will be held from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday at…

22 June 2017 [04:26 PM]
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Burger King announces new milkshake flavor; Lucky Charms

For the first time, Burger King restaurants are introducing the Lucky Charms™ Shake 1 in participating restaurants June 19. Velvety vanilla-flavored soft serve, sweet syrup and Lucky Charms oat cereal with marshmallows are hand spun to perfection to create a…

22 June 2017 [02:29 PM]
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Caldwell to direct ‘Thunder?’ at Shakespeare Festival

DANNY MOGLE, danny@inmagtexas.com Most years, Raymond Caldwell is content just to tackle the many duties involved as being the executive director of the Texas Shakespeare Festival. This year, he also is directing one of the plays, “Did…

22 June 2017 [02:02 PM]
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Blood drive set for Monday at Christus Mother Frances Hospital

Christus Trinity Mother Frances Health System and Carter BloodCare are hosting a Blood Drive from noon to 6 p.m. Monday in Haddad Hall at Christus Mother Frances Hospital – Tyler. During this time of year, demand is high and supplies are…

22 June 2017 [01:19 PM]
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No tapes: Trump says he didn't record meetings with Comey

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump said Thursday on Twitter that he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with ousted former FBI Director James Comey. "With all of the recently reported electronic surveillance, intercepts,…

22 June 2017 [01:01 PM]
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Senate GOP health bill: Cut Medicaid, end no-coverage fines

Senate Republicans would cut Medicaid, end penalties for people not buying insurance and erase a raft of tax increases as part of their long-awaited plan to scuttle President Barack Obama's health care law, congressional aides and lobbyists say. After weeks…

22 June 2017 [11:42 AM]
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Editorial: Boating safety is important, and it's the law

For the moment, let’s stop worrying about politics, President Trump’s Twitter account and health care reform, and instead think about health - our own, and our loved ones. The lead-up to Fourth of July weekend will see the year’s highest…

22 June 2017 [11:24 AM]
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Cindy expected to weaken after landfall; rain still expected Video

(KYTX) HOUSTON - The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Cindy is expected to weaken as it moves farther inland after coming ashore in southwestern Louisiana early Thursday. Official landfall was made just before 4 a.m. at the Texas-Louisiana…

22 June 2017 [10:28 AM]
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10-foot alligator roped, wrangled off East Texas ranch

HAWKINS, Texas (AP) - A Texas rancher lassoed a 10-foot alligator and wranglers crawled atop the thrashing reptile's back after it got a little too close to the landowner's cattle. Bystanders shot video of the recent takedown near Hawkins, a…

22 June 2017 [09:47 AM]
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Cops: Woman with history of thefts steals hair highlights

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania woman with a history of stealing meals and services has allegedly struck again, this time at a hair salon. Bethlehem township police say 46-year-old Tia Hassler went to the Intrigued Salon on Sunday and…

22 June 2017 [09:42 AM]
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Super Ride XV brings variety of equestrian events to Athens

Hundreds of competitors and their horses converged on the Henderson County Regional Fair Park in Athens, Texas, for the 15th annual Super Ride, an international festival of the equestrian arts. The event features championship level competitions and demonstrations focusing upon…

21 June 2017 [07:37 PM]
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Tyler man indicted on charges of indecency with a child

A 36-year-old Tyler man has been indicted on two charges of indecency with a child sexual contact. Ruben Candelario was arrested by the Smith County Sheriff’s Office on May 15 related to accusations of abuse that is believed to have…

21 June 2017 [05:58 PM]
Special summer Alzheimer club offers limited openings

Supporters of the Alzheimer’s Alliance of Smith County are offering opportunities for caregivers to take a break this summer. The organization is sponsoring a monthly “pop up” day club for people with dementia and their families on June 30, July…

21 June 2017 [05:41 PM]