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  1. Trial set for suspect in multi-county crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    ... were stolen from each of the various counties and cities including Smith, Rusk, Gregg and Harrison counties and Kilgore and New London police departments. The vehicles included service vans, one-ton service trucks, and truck tractors. All of the ...

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  2. Kilgore President Dr. Bill Holda announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KYTX-TV News

    On The day of his 20th anniversary as Kilgore college president, Dr. Bill Holda announced his retirement today, effective January 31, 2016. College Public information Officer Chris Craddock says Holda is retiring to focus on his family.

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  3. Longview Museum of Fine Arts showcases Healing Art Project during Thursday's ArtwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KYTX-TV News

    ... Scott said. Darnell and Scott are among the many homeless or struggling Longview people learning from renowned Kilgore artist Anup Bhandari. He conducts art classes at Newgate Mission. What students create, becomes part of an annual healing art ...

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  4. Kilgore church receives Texas historical markerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KLTV Tyler

    The Texas Historical Commission has recognized Kilgore's Hickory Grove Baptist Church as a significant part of Texas history by awarding it an Official Texas Historical Marker. The designation honors Hickory Grove Baptist Church as an important and educational part of local history.

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  5. Man flees traffic stop, manhunt ensues in KilgoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KLTV Tyler

    Around 9 p.m., sheriff's officials say a man, believed to be a Hispanic male wearing a blue shirt, fled a traffic stop on Van Meter Road and Fritz Swanson Road. Officials tell us after a brief pursuit, the suspect left his vehicle and fled on foot.

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  6. Charlie's Inside Corner: Fanning the summer breezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... Junior College basketball. Barton's hiring of Morrow came at an opportune time as he was set to take an offer from Kilgore, Texas Community College. He will be a great addition for Cougar basketball. Get ready for WUSHU! No it is not some new mascot ...

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  7. Kilgore's new rules for use of tarpaulinRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | KYTX-TV News

    Robert Thompson lives in Kilgore. He says the new ordinance, which will regulate the use of tarps in the city, is unnecessary.

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  8. Police responding to wreck on Highway 259 involving Kilgore ISD school busRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KLTV Tyler

    Witnesses say the accident is on Highway 259, just as you enter Kilgore. They say police, fire, and school officials are on the scene.

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  9. Kilgore police searching for burglary suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KLTV Tyler

    To provide information, contact Detective John Rowe at 903-218-6906, or email john.rowe@cityofkilgore.com . Callers can also contact the Gregg County Crimestoppers at 903 236 STOP or text an anonymous tip to 847411+KILGORE+your tip.

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  10. Juneteenth events for 2015 in East TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | KLTV Tyler

    ... will travel down MLK Jr. Blvd and end at Broughton Rec Center. There will then be games, vendors, food and more. Kilgore: Juneteenth Fun Fest and parade: 10 am through 3 pm downtown. The event is sponsored by The Legacy Foundation. The parade route ...

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  11. Officials searching for man who fled from Gregg County officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Authorities are searching for a man who led Gregg County officers on a foot chase, following a vehicle pursuit and crash. Sheriff's officials are searching for Westley Davis Hudman, 28. They say at around 11 p.m. Wednesday, Hudman fled from near Meadows Lane and Spinks-Chapman Road, outside Kilgore.

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  12. ASU Football recruiting update; Devils add 2 more for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Isportsweb.com

    ... with ASU that he will take no other visits, and that he is 100% committed to the Devils. Rhodes, coming to ASU from Kilgore Junior College in Kilgore, Texas, wasted no time giving his commitment. The same day his official visit ended, he decided ...

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  13. Cliburn Junior brings to mind early successes of piano prodigiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Star-Telegram.com

    Enthusiastic greeters reach over barriers to join hands with Texas pianist Van Cliburn in front of New York City's City Hall on May 20, 1958 during the civic reception for the 23-year-old artist who won international acclaim in a Moscow competition. Cliburn, from Kilgore, Texas, was paraded up Broadway to City Hall through a shower of ticker tape in the type of greeting usually reserved for military and athletic heroes.

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  14. Police: Longview man arrested in trailer thefts may be linked to other ETX crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | KLTV Tyler

    A man arrested in connection with a series of trailer thefts may be linked to other thefts, Kilgore Police Department said Tuesday. John Cody DeWitt, 42, of Longview, was arrested June 12 after a felony theft warrant was issued.

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  15. Summer Bridge Program offered to help first-time college studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Gilmer Mirror

    Kilgore College will offer a free program this summer designed for students entering college for the first time to help minimize or eliminate the need to take developmental English or Reading classes. The Summer Bridge Program for English/Writing and Reading is set for July 20 through Aug. 6 on the Kilgore campus.

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  16. Kilgore man accepts 15-year sentence for brother's 2013 stabbing deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | KYTX-TV News

    A Kilgore man accepted 15 years in prison today, after pleading guilty to stabbing his brother to death. Jeffery Miller, 30, entered his plea this morning before 188th District Judge David Brabham at the Gregg County Courthouse in Longview.

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  17. Kilgore police are searching for this man.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Police are asking for people with information to contact Detective John Rowe at 903-218-6906 or by email at john.rowe@cityofkilgore.com . They can also contact the Gregg County Crimestoppers at 903-236-STOP or you can text your anonymous tip to 847411+KILGORE+your tip.

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  18. Kilgore organizers hope fundraiser helps rebuild Nepalese health...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | KYTX-TV News

    People in Kilgore are putting together a fundraiser to help survivors of the devastating earthquake in Nepal six week ago. These organizers say they simply want to help, but many of them have very strong ties to Nepal.

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  19. Kilgore groups raise funds for quake reliefRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Residents of Kilgore are coming together to host a fundraiser to benefit earthquake relief efforts in Nepal from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Meadowbrook Golf and Event Center, 1306 Houston St. The KilGogh Arts Festival, the Kilgore Chamber of Commerce and Kilgore City Hall and other organizations have teamed up to sponsor the event titled 8280, signifying the 8,280 miles between Kilgore and Kathmandu. Tickets are $35.

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  20. Kilgore looks to enforce oil and gas regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | KYTX-TV News

    There's a long history between the oil industry and the City of Kilgore. Officials want to keep that relationship in place while ensuring public safety isn't threatened.

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