Coming up on Good Morning East Texas: The East Texas Rescue Mission has closed, just one week after the Tyler City Council rejected an appeal from the shelter for homeless men. We'll tell you why some former supporters of the Mission are now asking questions about its finances.
Someone has been passing counterfeit $20 bills in Tyler. We'll tell you where police say the bogus bills have been turning up.
President Obama is getting a first-hand account of the damage caused by the BP oil spill as he tours the Gulf coast. We'll tell you what he plans to say to the nation about the spill in speech this evening from the Oval Office.
Plus…we'll hear about the origins of a museum devoted to the American spirit…and show you some of the exhibits. The "American Freedom Museum" is the focus of today's "Proud of East Texas".
We're in for more hot and humid weather today. Highs will reach into the middle 90's. Meteorologist Michael Hetrick will have more details on just how hot it will get in East Texas this week.