Local fitness group organizes workout benefit for fallen deputy’s family | Local News

A local fitness organization will host a community workout in Tyler to raise money for the family of fallen deputy Lorenzo Bustos. Bustos, 29, was killed less than a week ago when a drunk driver struck him with a vehicle as he worked a traffic stop, according to Smith County Sheriff Larry Smith. The one-hour … Read more

Giles County courtroom turns to gym for recovery-themed workout | Crime News

PEARISBURG — The Giles County Circuit Courtroom, usually a sedate, even somber place, last week transformed into a gym for defendants trying to reclaim their lives from drug addiction. With rock music thumping, a rowing machine sliding and hissing, and jump ropes laid out beneath the wood-paneled walls, participants in the county’s Recovery Court sweated … Read more