UPDATE: Neighbors react to Canton woman's arson arrest Video

CANTON - Residents on the quiet dead-end Slaughter Street in Canton are trying to come to terms with the arrest of a neighbor, who has been charged with setting fire to at least one of neighbor's homes Saturday night while the occupants were inside asleep.…

Thursday weather pattern will be a lot like today's Video

KYTX CBS 19 meteorologist John Adams has the weather forecast for tonight and tomorrow.

Campus improvement plan under way at Texas College

Texas College students will have a better environment when Phase 1 campus improvements, which cost $19.3 million, are complete in November, President Dwight J. Fennell said. Phase 1 involves “six moving parts” being carried out simultaneously. Other projects in a four-phase campus improvement plan will take place over a 30-year period.

Volunteers help remove fallen tree from woman's home

Three Tyler-based businesses and their employees showed an elderly, homebound woman a huge act of kindness last week after a large oak tree fell on her home. On the night when the tree fell, the homeowner -- who wished not to be identified -- called the only person she knew she could count on.

Latest Videos

Recent News

campus-improvement-plan-under-way-at-texas-college
Campus improvement plan under way at Texas College

Texas College students will have a better environment when Phase 1 campus improvements, which cost $19.3 million, are complete in November, President Dwight J. Fennell said. Phase 1 involves “six moving parts” being carried out simultaneously. Other projects in a…

06 May 2015 [04:03 PM]
Tyler girl, 6, is state finalist in pageant

Faith Evans, 6-year-old Tyler resident, has been selected as a state finalist in the National American Miss Texas State Pageant in the princess category. The pageant will be held at the Hotel Inter Continental in Addison, TX on July 31-August…

06 May 2015 [03:54 PM]
update-neighbors-react-to-canton-womans-arson-arrest
UPDATE: Neighbors react to Canton woman's arson arrest Video

CANTON - Residents on the quiet dead-end Slaughter Street in Canton are trying to come to terms with the arrest of a neighbor, who has been charged with setting fire to at least one of neighbor's homes Saturday night while…

06 May 2015 [03:53 PM]
ArtSquared application deadline extended

The deadline for artists to apply to participate in the inaugural ArtSquared May 23 on the downtown Tyler square has been extended to 5 p.m. on Monday. The application is available on the website downtowntylerarts.com. “Our ArtSquared committee extended…

06 May 2015 [03:24 PM]
volunteers-help-remove-fallen-tree-from-womans-home
Volunteers help remove fallen tree from woman's home

Three Tyler-based businesses and their employees showed an elderly, homebound woman a huge act of kindness last week after a large oak tree fell on her home. On the night when the tree fell, the homeowner -- who wished not…

06 May 2015 [02:13 PM]
exercise-class-provides-benefits-for-cancer-survivors
Exercise class provides benefits for cancer survivors Video

Cancer survivor Boo Eubanks said staying active helped her beat cancer, and she encourages others to get moving through a Tai Chi class she teaches weekly or others offered through the FitSTEPS for Life program. The FitSTEPS program, offered through…

06 May 2015 [11:35 AM]
military-training-exercise-causing-worry-in-texas
Military training exercise causing worry in Texas Video

FORT WORTH — Former Gov. Rick Perry said Texans — including new Gov. Greg Abbott — don’t have any cause for worry about an upcoming military training exercise in Texas. Abbott last week directed the Texas State Guard to monitor…

06 May 2015 [09:48 AM]
update-citizens-speak-about-schoolzone-cameras
UPDATE: Citizens speak about school-zone cameras

In the week since the controversial plan to install speed cameras in school zones was announced, Smith County commissioners have delayed the plan and are calling for more study and public input. A majority of commissioners want to take a…

06 May 2015 [09:33 AM]
man-indicted-for-transgender-womans-murder
Man indicted for transgender woman's murder Video

Carlton Champion Jr., 21, of Longview has been indicted by a Smith County grand jury in Ty Underwood’s murder. Champion is accused of killing a transgender woman in Tyler earlier this year. Champion was arrested Jan. 29 for…

06 May 2015 [09:08 AM]
flea-infestation-in-east-texas
Flea infestation in East Texas Video

TYLER (KYTX) - Right now East Texas is dealing with a bad flea infestation because of all the rain we have been getting. One vet I spoke with tells me he's seen a lot more cases of pets having fleas…

06 May 2015 [09:05 AM]
tornadoes-hail-possible-across-texas-other-states
Tornadoes, hail possible across Texas, other states

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — A National Weather Service forecaster says there is a slight chance that storms carrying large hail and tornadoes could hit parts of the Great Plains stretching from Nebraska, through Kansas, Oklahoma and North Texas. Richard Thompson…

06 May 2015 [08:50 AM]
prince-announces-rally-4-peace-concert-sunday-in-baltimore
Prince announces 'Rally 4 Peace' concert Sunday in Baltimore Video

BALTIMORE (AP) — Prince has announced plans to perform at a concert in Baltimore following recent unrest in the city over the death of a man who was fatally injured in police custody. A statement issued Tuesday says the pop…

06 May 2015 [08:14 AM]
san-antonio-officer-arrested-for-shoplifting-ammunition
San Antonio officer arrested for shoplifting ammunition

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A San Antonio police officer has been arrested after allegedly trying to shoplift ammunition from a sporting goods store. Officer David Nieto faces a misdemeanor theft charge in Tuesday's afternoon's off-duty incident while with his children,…

06 May 2015 [08:01 AM]
texas-boy-7-dies-after-being-mauled-by-dogs-in-backyard
Texas boy, 7, dies after being mauled by dogs in backyard

CANYON LAKE, Texas (AP) — A 7-year-old South Texas boy has died after being mauled by several dogs while his family visited friends in Canyon Lake. The Comal County Sheriff's Office says the attack happened Saturday night at a home.…

06 May 2015 [07:56 AM]
spacex-to-test-escape-capsule-wednesday
SpaceX to test escape capsule Wednesday

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX is about to conduct the first major test of its brand new, super-streamlined launch escape system for astronauts. No humans are on board the mock-up capsule for Wednesday's 90-second flight from Cape Canaveral, Florida,…

06 May 2015 [07:33 AM]
idaho-officer-shot-by-man-who-stole-his-patrol-car-dies
Idaho officer shot by man who stole his patrol car dies Video

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A northern Idaho police officer shot by a man who stole his patrol car died of his injuries Tuesday evening, police said. Sgt. Greg Moore died at 5:50 p.m. at Kootenai Health in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho,…

06 May 2015 [06:25 AM]
selfdriving-freightliner-semi-truck-makes-debut-on-hoover-dam
Self-driving Freightliner semi truck makes debut on Hoover Dam Video

HOOVER DAM, Nev.-Ariz. Border (AP) — Daimler officials rolled out their truck of the future Tuesday night, a driverless big rig that negotiated some very tight turns — but with a driver. As the Freightliner navigated switchbacks traveling to the…

06 May 2015 [05:26 AM]
10-things-to-know-for-wednesday
10 Things to Know for Wednesday Video

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WHICH CLUES HINTED AT TEXAS PLOT Minutes before the cartoon contest shooting, a final tweet on an account linked to one of…

06 May 2015 [05:00 AM]
tyler-band-take-2-rocks-out-the-oldies
Tyler band Take 2 rocks out the oldies

Local band Take 2 transports its audience back in time, with the best music of the ’60s and ’70s, but it isn’t your typical cover band. The group pushes its talents to the limit, mastering more than a dozen unique…

06 May 2015 [12:12 AM]