Coming up on Good Morning East Texas: President Obama is expected to announce his nominee to fill a spot on the U.S. Supreme Court this morning. We'll tell you why he's picking someone who has never actually served as a judge.
The company trying to stop that oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is re-evaluating its options after its first attempt this weekend met with failure. We'll have a live report this morning on some of the other tactics crews could try and how the spill is beginning to affect communities along the Gulf Coast.
An East Texas family gets a gift unlike any other on Mother's Day. We'll hear about the amazing donation that saved a little girl's life…and made the Mother's Day holiday one to remember for her mom.
Plus…he fought for his country during World War Two. Now, he's making a trip to Washington, D.C. to pay his respects to his fellow soldiers. We'll hear from Leslie Pruitt in today's "Freedom Fighters".
A warm and windy day is on tap for East Texas as we start off cloudy, but end the day with partly cloudy conditions. Highs today will reach the middle 80s. Gusty southerly winds could reach as high as 30 mph at times. Because of this, lake wind advisories are in effect for most of East Texas. We will be monitoring a severe weather outbreak today to our north. Find out if any of these storms will make their way into East Texas on Good Morning East Texas.