Coming up on Good Morning East Texas: An East Texas Children's Advocacy Center is asking for help. Officials at the Shelby County CAC say they have seen a rise in the number of abused kids in the past few months, and that increase is causing them to run low on supplies like toys, clothing, and blankets. They need donations to keep helping kids when they are at their most vulnerable.
Some East Texas bikers hit the road this weekend to raise money for a children's charity. The "Long Riders" annual toy run has been an East Texas tradition for more than 20 years.
A platinum-selling rock musician is hospitalized after an accident involving his tour bus.
They're one of the hottest toys on holiday wish lists... but those Zhu Zhu pet hamsters could pose a toxic risk to your kids.
And it's been 68 years since the attack on Pearl Harbor. In today's "Freedom Fighters", we'll hear from an East Texan who was there on that infamous day.
Patchy drizzle and fog will persist through the morning as temperatures struggle to reach the lower 50s in most areas this afternoon. Tonight we will see the winds increase out of the southeast. Low temperatures will probably occur early in the evening and then begin to rise a bit towards morning. Tuesday, a strong storm system will move into the area bringing a chance of strong thunderstorms, mainly to our southern counties. Stay tuned for the latest.