Coming up on Good Morning East Texas: Today is the day the U.S. Census Bureau wants you to mail back your 2010 Census form. We'll tell you what's at stake for East Texas in this official count of our region's population.
East Texans will have the chance next month to hear a country music superstar…and help out a worthy cause. We'll have details on this year's "Cause for the Paws" featuring East Texas native Miranda Lambert.
He's barely old enough to vote and he's already running for office. We'll hear from the East Texas teen-ager who wants to join his town's City Council.
Plus…we'll hear how you can help fight hunger in East Texas. We'll have a special guest to tell us about the Empty Bowls Dinner and Auction this weekend at the Marvin United Methodist Church in Tyler.
Friday, we will see a few more thundershowers develop in the afternoon with highs nearing the 80 degree mark. A weak cold front will move into East Texas this weekend giving us a chance of showers Saturday followed by drier air Sunday.
Rain chances look to increase by mid week next week as another weak disturbance moves into the area. Taking a glance at our crystal ball, an active weather pattern could be setting up as we end our next work week. It looks as though a powerful storm system will head towards East Texas next Friday. Stay tuned for the latest.