Coming up on Good Morning East Texas: Police in Peru say Jordan van der Sloot has confessed to killing a 21-year-old Peruvian woman. We'll have details on what police say motivated the crime.
The cap on the BP oil well in the Gulf of Mexico is having an impact. We'll tell you how much oil officials believe it is capturing…and how much is still leaking into the waters of the Gulf.
Federal and state officials will begin their investigation today into a deadly natural gas explosion in north Texas. We'll tell you what they think caused the blast that killed one person and sent several more to the hospital.
Plus…she's an award-winning country music superstar…who still cares about her community. We'll hear about Lee Ann Womack's journey from East Texas to Nashville in today's "Proud of East Texas".
East Texas will be in for some more scattered showers and thunderstorms again today. Meteorologist Michael Hetrick will have details on your forecast for the rest of the week, including a look at what's coming up this weekend.