Coming up on Good Morning East Texas: The first tar balls from the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico have washed ashore on Texas beaches. We'll hear what the Mayor of Galveston has to say about their expected impact on his city's economy this summer.
An fire on the Fourth of July destroys the home of an East Texas family. We'll have details on how you can help them get back on their feet.
The East Coast is facing triple-digit temperatures today that could be dangerous. We'll tell you what some of the big cities are doing to keep their residents safe.
And…she has spent her life helping families of military men and women who fought overseas…but didn't come home. Joan Hallmark will tell us what motivates Helen Smith in today's "Proud of East Texas".
A tropical air mass will remain in place for the work week giving us a good chance of scattered showers and thundershowers. Today we will see partly to mostly cloudy skies with warm and humid conditions. Highs will reach the 90 degree mark in most areas with a few scattered afternoon thundershowers dotting the landscape. I'll have a sneak peak at your weekend forecast plus a look at the tropics on Good Morning East Texas.