Coming up on Good Morning East Texas: Crews from BP are making another attempt at controlling the oil spewing from a sunken well in the Gulf of Mexico…and they could know later today if they are having an impact. We'll have the latest on their efforts, along with details on the latest announcement by the U.S. Department of Justice concerning the spill.
Some East Texas families are keeping the oil spill in mind as they plan their summer vacations. We'll have some advice from local experts in the travel industry about booking trips to destinations along the Gulf Coast.
Investigators are trying to determine if another serial arsonist is hitting targets in East Texas. We'll tell you why they think five recent fires were deliberately set.
Plus…our Joe Terrell will head into the kitchen to try to cook the perfect strip of bacon…with some help from the "Makin Bacon". That's in this week's "Does It Work?"
Things will be hot again today across East Texas with only an isolated afternoon storm possible. Highs will once again reach the middle 90's. Meteorologist Michael Hetrick will have your full forecast with details of a front moving through the area that could bring some changes along with it.