Walker Railey headshot, as indicted murder suspect.  Railey was later acquitted. (AP photo)

Peggy Railey Dead Nearly 25 Years After Attack

Peggy Railey, former wife of Dallas minister Walker Railey, who was acquitted at a sensational trial of trying to kill her, has died nearly 25 years after an attack left her incapacitated.


(credit: Tyler Morning Telegraph)

Texan Rests Christmas Card For First Time In 61 Years

A Christmas card that has crisscrossed the country as part of an old joke between two Texas men will rest this holiday for the first time in 61 years.


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Texas Deer Breeder Guilty Of Illegal Transport

An East Texas man running a deer-breeding facility has pleaded guilty to federal wildlife charges over his acquisition of some animals.


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Texas Company Part Of Thousands Of Holiday Meals

Folks from coast-to-coast folks are getting ready and planning their family holiday meal around turkeys that come from Texas.


Cows stand in a field. (credit: FETHI BELAID/AFP/Getty Images)

East Texas Deputy Injured After Cow Attack

A deputy who was directing traffic away from a stray cow is in critical condition after being attacked by the animal.


Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks to delegates at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference on April 9, 2010 in New Orleans. (credit: Cheryl Gerber/Getty Images)

Perry Touts Budget Cuts In North Texas

Gov. Rick Perry is visiting Dallas and Tyler to tout his tough stand on budget cuts and what he calls a pro-business climate in Texas.


Firemen work to stop a fire. (credit: Miguel Riopa/AFP/Getty Images)

East Texas Church Fire Starters Face New Charges

Two men already sentenced to life in prison for torching a series of East Texas churches face new arson charges.


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Teen Killed By Stray Bullet In Tyler Shooting

A 15-year-old East Texas girl has died after she was struck by a stray bullet during a shooting on Christmas Eve.


Smoke and Fire

Pair Plead Guilty In East Texas Church Fires

Two men accused in a series of church fires in East Texas pleaded guilty to all counts and both face up to life in prison.


Dorothea Puente headshot, landlady convicted of murdering tenants (AP Photo)

Pen Pal With A Serial Killer?

Imagine being a pen pal to one of California’s most notorious serial killers and not even knowing it? That’s what a Tyler woman discovered about her friendship with an elderly inmate.


Records show that 45-year-old Ricky Jay Reynolds of Tyler was held on charges of murder. (credit: Smith County Sheriff's Department)

Tyler Man Allegedly Killed Friend Over Wife’s Kiss

A Tyler man is accused of fatally shooting a friend who was allegedly kissed on the cheek by the gunman’s wife in a show of comfort.


The Granbury Opera House

Best Escapes From Dallas/Fort Worth

North Texas offers visitors and residents alike plenty of excitement and adventure, but those seeking a little respite and relief from the hustle and bustle of the city don’t have to venture far to find it.

CBS 11–10/19/2010