KETK | East Texas News, Weather and Sports | Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville http://www.ketknbc.com/feeds/longview.rss en ETX man facing death penalty for capital murder charge http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/etx-man-facing-death-penalty-for-capital-murder-ch <p> A Gregg County grand jury indicted a Tyler man for capital murder which now makes him eligible for the death penalty.<br /> </p><div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/etx-man-facing-death-penalty-for-capital-murder-ch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CrimeWatch Longview Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:35:20 +0000 rroy 147715 at http://www.ketknbc.com Longview man indicted for allegedly setting girlfriend on fire http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/longview-man-indicted-for-allegedly-setting-girlfr <p>An East Texas man who allegedly set his girlfriend on fire was indicted by a Gregg County Jury this week.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/longview-man-indicted-for-allegedly-setting-girlfr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CrimeWatch Longview Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:23:24 +0000 mwesp 147688 at http://www.ketknbc.com Longview man, hospital employee pleads guilty to breaking HIPAA laws http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/longview-man-hospital-employee-pleads-guilty-to-br <p>U.S. Attorney John M. Bales announced today that a former employee of an East Texas hospital has pleaded guilty to criminal HIPAA charges in the Eastern District of Texas.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/longview-man-hospital-employee-pleads-guilty-to-br" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CrimeWatch Longview Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:44:58 +0000 mwesp 147682 at http://www.ketknbc.com Longview City Council: No staying on library grounds after hours http://www.ketknbc.com/news/longview-city-council-no-staying-on-library-ground <p>The City Council on Thursday gave the city&rsquo;s police the power to curtail &ldquo;hygiene issues&rdquo; on Longview Public Library property by making people leave the grounds after 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target="_blank">read more</a></p> News budget tax hike White Oak Longview Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:53:53 +0000 kwatson 147552 at http://www.ketknbc.com Student enrollement rises in East Texas http://www.ketknbc.com/news/student-enrollement-rises-in-east-texas-0 <p>All Gregg County school districts saw a rise in enrollment numbers Monday for the 2014-15 school year compared to the first day of school last year.</p> <p> Longview ISD has 63 students more than this time last year.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/student-enrollement-rises-in-east-texas-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News enrollment etx school Longview Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:51:05 +0000 kwatson 147551 at http://www.ketknbc.com Crews clear years of silt in Teague Park pond http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crews-clear-years-of-silt-in-teague-park-pond <p>Visitors to Teague Park are getting a different view of the Longview green area, as crews work to dredge out the 15 years of silt clogging the pond. &ldquo;I noticed it last summer.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crews-clear-years-of-silt-in-teague-park-pond" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Longview Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:52:56 +0000 jragland 147542 at http://www.ketknbc.com Student enrollement rises in East Texas http://www.ketknbc.com/news/student-enrollement-rises-in-east-texas <p>All Gregg County school districts saw a rise in enrollment numbers Monday for the 2014-15 school year compared to the first day of school last year.</p> <p> Longview ISD has 63 students more than this time last year.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/student-enrollement-rises-in-east-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Longview Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:44:22 +0000 jragland 147540 at http://www.ketknbc.com Kilgore, Longview firefighters learn drowning safety http://www.ketknbc.com/news/kilgore-longview-firefighters-learn-drowning-safet <p>Drowning may not be the first thing you think of when you think of dangers firefighters face, but Kilgore Assistant Fire Chief Michael Simmons says it is and the growing popularity of swimming pools is making that danger worse.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div 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