It's been 30 years since some of the biggest names in music came together to record "We Are the World." A group of the original performers and organizers reunited at the Grammy museum in Los Angeles to mark the anniversary.
KYTX-TV News, Fri, Jan 30 2015 @ 05:54 PM
Moments before receiving lethal injection, 57-year-old Robert Charles Ladd, the man convicted of killing 38-year-old Tylerite Vicki Ann Garner, apologized to his victim's family and said he hoped they could forgive him. Outside the Huntsville prison, a group of 15 to 20 protestors shouted against the death penalty, saying it was not the answer and that Texas did not have the moral right to execute a person.
Tyler Morning Telegraph, Fri, Jan 30 2015 @ 07:41 AM
The building will open for classes for the fall 2015 semester. photo by Sarah A. Miller/Tyler Morning Telegraph A water feature in front of the Muntz Library gives a picturesque view of the construction of W.T. Brookshire Hall, home of the Ben and Maytee Fisch College of Pharmacy at the University of Texas at Tyler.
Tyler Morning Telegraph, Fri, Jan 30 2015 @ 10:41 PM
The Tyler Museum of Art continues its commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Civil War with the Between the States Symposium on Saturday, Jan. 31. Open to the public with free admission, the symposium is set for 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. in the Jean Browne Theatre located on the Tyler Junior College campus across from the TMA at South Mahon Avenue and Apache Pass. Presented in conjunction with the exhibitions Between the States and The American Civil War's Impact on Tyler, the program will cover a wide variety of topics related to the U.S. Civil War including art, photography, North Texas' role in the conflict and collecting period artifacts.
KETK, Fri, Jan 30 2015 @ 07:33 PM
TYLER -- Author of 17 critically-acclaimed books, Nicholas Sparks, will be the next speaker at The University of Texas at Tyler R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center, Susan Thomae-Morphew, Cowan Center executive director, announced. Sponsored by Louis and Peaches Owen, Sparks is the second speaker of the UT Tyler Distinguished Lecture Series.
KYTX-TV News, Fri, Jan 30 2015 @ 06:46 PM
HW Marine 95.3/102.3 The Breeze presents the 7th annual Lake Palestine PALOOZA to benefit Pets Fur People, a local no-kill animal shelter. This year's PALOOZA will be at the Marina in the Villages Resort on May 24th, the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend, from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
FishingWorld, Fri, Jan 30 2015 @ 05:07 PM
A 37-year-old Palestine, Texas man has been charged with federal income tax violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales Monday. Jefferson Kincade appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge K. Nicole Mitchell Monday and was released on an unsecured bond.
KLTV Tyler, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 03:38 PM