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Prices of generic medications on the rise

Next time you go to the pharmacy, you may notice a significant price increase in your generic medications.
Annual luncheon to honor equal rights activists

Annual luncheon to honor equal rights activists

The Partners in Prevention organization will be hosting their 11th annual luncheon in January to honor three Longview citizens for standing against prejudice and racial division.
3 ETX physicians disciplined by Texas Medical Board

3 ETX physicians disciplined by Texas Medical Board

At its November 7, 2014 meeting, the Texas Medical Board disciplined 39 licensed physicians and issued two cease and desist orders.
Authorities nab suspect in Pittsburg gas station robbery

Authorities nab suspect in Pittsburg gas station robbery

The Pittsburg Police Department announced Wednesday the arrest of a man wanted for a recent armed robbery.
Athens man found guilty of stealing from local business

Athens man found guilty of stealing from local business

An Athens man faces two years in jail for stealing several air conditioner motors from a local business.
UPDATE: Bail set at $1M for man connected to ETX toddlers' deaths

UPDATE: Bail set at $1M for man connected to ETX toddlers' deaths

A second person has been arrested in connection with the death of two East Texas toddlers.  Thomas Liles, 19, of Quitman, turned himself into the Quitman police Department Wednesday morning.
2 Smith County Sheriff's Office employees placed on leave

2 Smith County Sheriff's Office employees placed on leave

Two Smith County Sheriff's Office employees have been placed on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of a current administrative and criminal investigation.

East Texan, former Aggie QB Randy McCown looks back at the Bonfire Tragedy, 15 years ago

 At 2:42 AM on November 18th, 1999, Texas A&M was changed forever. The logs stacked for the annual Aggie bonfire became unstable and fell, killing 12 students, and injuring 27 others.

Mannequins help UT Tyler nursing students prepare for hospitals

Five mannequins joined the nursing students at UT Tyler about six years ago.

Budget debates for the Smith County ESD Board

  Current Smith County ESD Board Chief of Operations, Terry Rozell, has presented a request for the board to employ a full time IT person.
Homeschooled students actively involved in community service

Homeschooled students actively involved in community service

Homeschooled members of the Anchor Club in Longview are on the cutting edge in providing community service because their branch is the first in the state to be chartered by an organization instead of a school.  
Pittsburg Police seeking identity of armed robber

Pittsburg Police seeking identity of armed robber

The Pittsburg Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a person involved in an aggravated robbery overnight at a local business.
Vandals cause $100K in damages to ETX historical building

Vandals cause $100K in damages to ETX historical building

A Trinity teenager was detained and another teenager is being sought after causing over $100,000 of damage to a historical Texas building.
UPDATE: Crews put out Rusk Co. tank battery fire

UPDATE: Crews put out Rusk Co. tank battery fire

Rusk County officials responded to a tank battery fire Tuesday afternoon.