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2 East Texas college nursing programs receive warnings from state board

2 East Texas college nursing programs receive warnings from state board

Two local colleges have received a warning from the Texas Board of Nursing.

Today marks 179th anniversary of Texas Independence Day

The Sons and Daughters of the Republic of Texas meet frequently, but always on this day to remember their ancestors and to celebrate the Independence of the great State of Texas.
Animal shelter officially underway in Longview

Animal shelter officially underway in Longview

 City officials, residents and their four- legged friends came out in the cold to the land donated by the Humane Society of North East Texas to ceremoniously begin the construction on the long awaited project aimed at saving hundreds of li
Fun Facts: Happy Texas Independence Day!

Fun Facts: Happy Texas Independence Day!

Happy Birthday, Texas! On this day in 1836, Texas declared their independence from Mexico and declared themselves a Republic.
Smith County Sheriff's Office announces new website

Smith County Sheriff's Office announces new website

In a continued effort to maintain transparency within the Smith County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Larry Smith announced today the launching of a new and much improved website for the Smith County Sheriff’s Office.
SFA to begin spring football practice Saturday, scrimmage set for Longview High School

SFA to begin spring football practice Saturday, scrimmage set for Longview High School

Stephen F. Austin is set to open its 2015 spring practice schedule this week, announced Monday by head coach Clint Conque.

Restaurant celebrates 'National Pancake Day' with free pancakes!

Get your forks ready--- Tuesday is National Pancake Day!
Van Zandt Co. home catches fire

Van Zandt Co. home catches fire

The Van Zandt County Fire Marshal Office is on scene of a house fire in the Edgewood area.
City of Gladewater announces warrant roundup

City of Gladewater announces warrant roundup

The City of Gladewater is urging its citizens who may be wanted on a warrant to turn themselves in to police. The 2015 warrant roundup will be starting on March 7.
ETX woman wanted on warrants in multiple counties

ETX woman wanted on warrants in multiple counties

Law enforcement officers in Angelina County and Gregg County are looking for Dana Michelle Carter Carter who is wanted on multiple warrants.

"Two Steps, One Sticker" program begins

The "Two Steps, One Sticker" program started Sunday. It means that everyone in Texas will transition to only having one sticker for both vehicle inspection and registration.

Klein Shelter dog gets a happy ending

Henry from The Klein Animal shelter is getting a happy ending. The dog was in bad shape after he spent time at Klein Animal Shelter in Jacksonville. He was left in his cage for seven days with a broken back.
One person hospitalized following two vehicle wreck in Tyler

One person hospitalized following two vehicle wreck in Tyler

Wet roads were the cause of a two car accident in Tyler, that sent one person to the hospital. The accident happened around 3:30 p.m. Sunday near Regal Theater at the intersection of Shawn St. and Loop 323.
Police chase through East Texas leads to arrest of Longview man

Police chase through East Texas leads to arrest of Longview man

Law enforcement agencies in Harrison County worked together Saturday to arrest a man who sent authorities on a dangerous chase through East Texas.
'Scout Up' event kicks off at Bergfeld Park

'Scout Up' event kicks off at Bergfeld Park

 Fun and adventure are just a couple of the words students use to describe their experience in Boy Scouts of America.