17 hrs ago
Former Gregg jailer posts bond after emergency protective order filed
The city you live in could play a major factor in landing that dream gig if you're on the job hunt. A new survey is suggesting parts of the country expect an increase in the labor force.
22 hrs ago
Police: Woman crashes car into Longview home after medical emergency
Longview police respond to the scene of a wreck Monday at the corner of H.G. Moseley Parkway and Gilmer Road. Police say a Longview homeowner is fortunate no one was home after a car crashed into a residence Monday in the 1600 block of H.G. Moseley.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Gregg County Historical Foundation presents the 15th Annual Landmarks ...
Longview, TX . The Gregg County Historical Museum is proud to present the 15th Annual Landmarks of Longview Architectural Home Tour.
Longview man arrested, allegedly pointed gun at girlfriend during fight
Longview Police arrested William Chase Scott after the incident that occurred earlier that day at the Tree House Apartments in Longview, Texas.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
College Station Considering Annexing Land Near Wellborn
Clay Falls joined the KBTX news family in January 2010 and is excited to be covering the Bryan/College Station area. Prior to joining the Brazos Valley news leader, Clay was a reporter for more than two years with CBS 19 in Tyler-Longview, Texas.
Hispanic and Republican - Dallas lawmaker trying to win Hispanics to his party
For most of this year the Dallas lawmaker, one of only three Hispanic Republicans in the 150-member Texas House of Representatives - compared to 30 Hispanic Democrats - has been touring the state periodically to deliver this stern warning to fellow Republicans: Embrace the rapidly growing Hispanic population or be prepared to become the minority party again. "Hispanics are Republicans - they just don't know it yet," Villalba recently told the Republican Women of Gregg County in East Texas, the Longview News-Journal reported.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Freindship never dies, remembering Conner Wilson
Conner graduated from White Oak High School and Texas A&M with Brett, and was Adam's science teacher and football coach. "He's the kind of guy that he'd give the shirt off his back, just to help anybody out," said Adam.
A Piece of 9/11 history on display in Longview after ceremony
East Texas has not forgotten 9/11. A ceremony was held in Longview on the thirteenth anniversary, attended by many of Longview's dignitaries.
Tyler, Longview roads ranked among state's most congested
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Longview police search for robbery suspect
Longview police are looking for a black male who attempted to rob a store in the 1400 block of West Marshall Avenue in Longview. The suspect is wanted for aggravated robbery.
6th Annual Monster Truck Fall Nationals Revs It Up
The White Oak Education Foundation welcomes the Monster Truck Fall Nationals presented by Budlight for one big show on Saturday, September 13th at 7:30 pm at Lone Star Speedway. This year's show features an awesome list of television stars including these legendary trucks; "Big Foot" "The Stinger", "Tornado", "Ground Pounder" and "Amsoil Shock Therapy" as they compete in side by side racing brought to you by Patterson Dodge in Kilgore.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
EEOC Settles HIV Discrimination at Texas Chicken Restaurant
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has settled a disability discrimination lawsuit against a company that owns chicken franchise restaurants, according to an EEOC statement. The company violated the Americans With Disabilities Act , which covers people living with HIV/AIDS.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Mims VFD Annual Fundraiser Celebration
East Texas Piney Woods residents as well as those residing in surrounding towns and communities should mark their calendars for Saturday, October 4 and plan to attend the Mims Volunteer Fire Department fundraiser all-day celebration. Volunteer firefighters, along with the volunteer EMTs and ambulance service, and the volunteer fire departments they represent are in need of our help, to restore lost equipment and depleted funds that will enable them to respond so admirably as they have in the past.
Austin Davis, Derek Lewis win inaugural IHRA No Box Fab 5a s
The International Hot Rod Associationa held the IHRA No Box Fab 5's over the weekend at Pine Valley Raceway as racers Austin Davis and Derek Lewis came away with the win in the inaugural twin $5,000 to win races. Derek Lewis, from Longview, Texas, claimed Saturday's victory over Tim Ray as Lewis had a 7.139 on a 7.14 elapsed time at 93.63 mph as Ray broke out by .006 at the line.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Gilmer City Council votes against interlocal agreement
The Gilmer City CouncilTuesday voted not to authorize the development of an interlocal agreement with neighboring cities to obtain street improvements. City Manager Jeff Ellington recommended against entering the agreement, conceding that doing so might save money, but citing what he considered several drawbacks to the idea.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Grassroots America to meet Friday
We the People will meet at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Lakeview Church of the Nazarene, 10818 University Blvd. in Tyler. The group will present a "Texas Border Crisis Action Plan: A Plan to Secure the Border with Mexico and Protect the Health, Safety and Economy of Texas."
Letu to Host Spiritual Emphasis Week Sept. 8 - " 12, Mark McMinn to Speak
LeTourneau University will host its annual Spiritual Emphasis Week to focus on "Living Christian Virtues in an Age of Technology" during several sessions Monday through Friday, Sept. 8-12, featuring guest speakers that are open to the public.
We Help the Missing to Assist in Missing Texas Woman Investigation
Longview Police Department, We Help the Missing, and the family of Brandi Wells is asking the public's assistance in locating Brandi, who was last seen on August 3, 2006. Brandi was last seen in the Brownsboro, TX.
East Texas Review
Trudy Lynn Top Blues Artist to Appear in Festival
Blues vocalist Trudy Lynn's album "Royal Oaks Blues Cafe" has hit Number 1 on the September 6 Billboard Chart of best selling blues albums, after only 6 weeks on the charts. Lynn, along with collaborator Steve Krase, will be appearing at the 2014 T-Bone Walker Blues Fest on September 13. A long-time blues festival favorite, Lynn has appeared at such events as the Chicago Blues Festival, Juneteenth Blues and Jazz Festival in Dallas, Monterey Bay Blues Festival, and the San Francisco Blues Festival, Following her appearance in Longview she will be playing the Lucerne Blues Festival, Lucerne, Switzerland, in November.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Evidence found at Aug. 28 homicide scene listed by Longview investigators
If you're like most Americans, you probably can't get enough football. Thursday night's NFL season opener is a reminder that football season is back in full force.