Coming up on Good Morning East Texas: Communities along the Texas coast are preparing for severe weather as Tropical Storm "Alex" moves through the Gulf of Mexico. We'll tell you what they're doing and how the storm could affect the oil spill clean-up efforts.
An East Texas police officer is honored for his quick thinking that helped save the life of a woman injured in a motorcycle accident. We'll tell you where he got the training that helped him remain calm under pressure.
The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled against a gun ban in the city of Chicago. We'll hear what East Texans think about this important decision for the Second Amendment.
And…they became instant celebrities and changed high school basketball. We'll have the story of the Athens High School Hornets in today's "Proud of East Texas".
Scattered storms are in the forecast today as a weak frontal system moves through the area. Highs will be a little cooler today thanks to clouds and possible afternoon storms, in the upper 80s for most. Alex will become a hurricane later today. Meteorologist Grant Dade will show you where Alex will make landfall…and have your 4th of July weekend forecast during Good Morning East Texas.