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Kayla Gomez Investigation:

4 days ago

Recent search warrants issued by a Smith County District Court cast light onto the investigation surrounding the disappearance and death of a 10-year-old Tyler girl in Bullard earlier this month.

Flint residents recently indicted

4 days ago

A total of three local residents that have recently indicted were listed on several Smith County Grand Jury Agendas. In the agenda for the 7th Judicial District Court dated Thursday, Oct. 20, Travis Metcalf, of the 46000 block of County Road 1170 in Flint was arrested by the Smith County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday, Aug. 3, and charged with Theft and Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle. According to the Smith County Grand Jury Agenda, Metcalf currently remains in jail on bonds totaling $30,000. In the agenda for the 241st Judicial District Court dated Thursday, Oct. 27, Chad Belyeu, of the 8200 block of Creekwood Dr. in Flint, was arrested on Sunday, Aug. 21 by the Texas Department of Public Safety and charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon, Possession of a Controlled Substance, and Evading Arrest.

Smith County to open newly renovated Animal Control facility Dec. 5

4 days ago

The Smith County Commissioners Court invites you to tour the new Smith County Animal Control facility in downtown Tyler. Local media entities are invited for a tour and interviews beginning at 9:30 a.m. Monday, December 5, and a ribbon cutting and open house event will follow from 10-11 a.m., located at 322 E. Ferguson St.

BACC members to vote on new Board Members, Officers in upcoming election

4 days ago

Members of the Bullard Area Chamber of Commerce currently have an opportunity to select the organization’s new leadership for the upcoming year. Election ballots for the 2017 BACC Board Members and Officers were recently sent out to chamber members via email. Currently, there are three positions on the BACC Board of Directors available. BACC members will choose three new board members from a total of eight members listed on the ballot.
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