Rex Covington, also known as Lone Star Rider, found his way to Tyler on Wednesday as he rides his motorcycle around the U.S., seeking to raise $90,000 to help fund research by the American Diabetes Association to find a cure for diabetes.
When we were little kids getting ready to return to school during the last few weeks of summer vacation, the school supply list was pretty simple: a Big Chief Tablet, No. 2 pencils, the trapezoid-shaped eraser, notebook paper, spiral notebooks, a jar of paste, a bottle of glue, maybe some co…
During the Labor Day holiday, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will partner with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to get drunken drivers off the roads and help save lives.
For many years, Gregg Loomis hid the attempts from others. He worried about the effect on his insurance business. He had seen people’s view of him change once they found out. He had lost friends that way.
Editor’s Note: Each year infants die because adults leave them in hot cars for too long. UT Health East Texas provides the following information on the dangers of leaving a child in a hot car and offers ways to prevent it.
School is out, and many kids are really happy about that. Yet we know that some kids take a step backward in healthfulness over the summer. Given that there is less structure to their day, fewer things to keep them busy and sometimes fewer prepared meals, some kids become less active, eat le…
Some children in Third World countries who often go without food will receive a healthy meal thanks to the efforts of volunteers at Green Acres Baptist Church.
According to the National PTA, “Parental involvement is the participation of parents in every facet of the education and development of children from birth to adulthood, recognizing that parents are the primary influence in their children’s lives.” Parents have a tremendous responsibility to…
Area hospitals have been put on notice that if blood donations do not increase by Wednesday, some elective surgeries will have to be put on hold.
Elmer Ellis is being remembered for his decades of work in positioning Tyler as the medical hub of the region.
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A case report published by the British Medical Journal shows a 72-year-old's false teeth got stuck in his throat during surgery and weren't discovered for eight days.
Toxic algae blooms are poisonous to dogs and they are more common in fresh water during the hot summer months. Here is the information you need to keep your pets safe.