On November 20, 2014 Tyler Police Department conducted its annual city wide sex offender compliance check with the assistance of officers from multiple Law Enforcement agencies. Officers were charged with checking on 147 registered sex offenders who are registered with the City of Tyler.
KETK, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 07:53 PM
Forget different election dates for municipal, state and national races --- Texas could see just one election date if a bill passes the Texas Legislature. State Representative Drew Springer, R-Gainesville , filed House Bill 361 on Friday which would only allow for elections to be held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November.
KLTV Tyler, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 05:47 PM
Multiple Smith County fire crews responded to a massive structure fire in Winona. The fire was sparked at a former elementary school in the 600 block of Dallas Street.
KETK, Sun, Nov 23 2014 @ 05:58 PM
Two men who have admitted they committed two armed robberies Thursday night are in custody after being apprehended Friday morning by Smith County Sheriff's deputies and Tyler police. Sheriff Larry Smith said the two men, identified as Jacob Lee Roper, 20, and Jacobi Ty-Wan Washington, 21, were arrested after being stopped in the 3500 block of West Erwin Street by a deputy who the vehicle the men were in matched the description of the robbers' vehicle.
Tyler Morning Telegraph, Sat, Nov 22 2014 @ 01:03 AM
A resolution supporting Straus' opponent, sophomore Rep. Scott Turner, R-Frisco, was unanimously approved by about 20 Smith County Republican precinct chairmen during a meeting earlier this week. The resolution praised Turner's conservative credentials and scolded Straus for veering a Republican-dominated House to the left.
Tyler Morning Telegraph, Sun, Nov 23 2014 @ 12:05 AM
Texas' highest criminal court denied an appeal Wednesday from a woman who was sentenced to death for the killing of her developmentally disabled babysitter four years ago. Prosecutors say Cargill was facing a child abuse investigation and that she had already lost custody of one of her two children to her mother.
Tyler Morning Telegraph, Wed, Nov 19 2014 @ 07:33 PM
A Henrico father sent his daughter to Pemberton Elementary School with a recording device. He claims he now has audio of the 8-year-old being verbally and physically abused by a teacher's aide.
KLTV Tyler, Wed, Nov 19 2014 @ 02:44 PM