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Green Acres Baptist Church hosts event fighting worldwide poverty

Americans donate around 2 percent of their income annually to various charities. Does this ring true for you? Well here in East Texas, there is a new charity coming to town that could be worth spending that hard-earned cash.

NBC's hit TV show 'Revolution' filming in East Texas

NBC's hit TV show 'Revolution' is shooting a full episode this week in Rusk. This will be the first half of the season finale, and who knows, you might see someone you know in the background!

CEO of Longview area business dies in Florida plane crash

The president and CEO of an East Texas business died late Friday from injuries he received in a morning plane crash.
Fugitive from Jacksonville arrested in Ohio

Fugitive from Jacksonville arrested in Ohio

Kevin Ray Morris, 49, of Jacksonville, Texas was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Task Force in Cleveland, Ohio. Morris has been wanted since October 2013 on sexual offence warrants out of Jacksonville.
Deputies arrest 5 Nacogdoches Co. parents allegedly failing to pay child support

Deputies arrest 5 Nacogdoches Co. parents allegedly failing to pay child support

Nacogdoches County Sheriff Jason Bridges arrested five Nacogdoches County parents who violated court orders requiring them to pay child support.
UPDATE: Wanted woman arrested for missing court date

UPDATE: Wanted woman arrested for missing court date

UPDATE: Janice Renee Jordan was already in law enforcement custody when this report was posted. Due to miscommunication within the Crime Stoppers organization, a release looking for tips on her whereabouts was released.
ETX man arrest after assaulting, holding woman hostage

ETX man arrest after assaulting, holding woman hostage

An East Texas man is now behind bars after assaulting and holding a woman hostage. Angelina County Sheriff's Office Deputies were called to home on Farm Road 2251.
Longview Police locate missing woman

Longview Police locate missing woman

Longview Police have located a woman who has been reported for more than a month. Jennifer Coup has been located and has said she is fine. Coup was out of town and didn not realize she was listed as a missing person.
Updated: Weather Talk: Cold & Windy Sunday

Updated: Weather Talk: Cold & Windy Sunday

Sunday 9:30AM Update: The cold front moved through East Texas late Saturday night and early this morning.
One dead, another injured in early morning shooting

One dead, another injured in early morning shooting

One person is dead and another injured in a shooting that took place early Sunday morning.
Longview Police on scene of rollover

Longview Police on scene of rollover

Longview Police are on the scene of a reported rollover. According to their Twitter account, an SUV reportedly turn on its side in the 2500 block of Lafamo road.
Robert L. Hobbs presidentially appointed as new East Texas U.S. Marshal

Robert L. Hobbs presidentially appointed as new East Texas U.S. Marshal

A new U.S. Marshal has been appointed for East Texas. Robert L. Hobbs of Beaumont, Texas, was appointed as the United States Marshal for East Texas, according to the U.S. Senate.

Luminant provides research lake, breeding the biggest bass

Luminant won top national and state awards for its mine reclamation program.

Only you can prevent wildfires; Texas A&M provides the tools

Smokey the Bear said it best, only you can prevent wildfires. This is exactly what the Texas A&M Forest Service is encouraging.

Video: Crews respond to truck explosion on Highway 69 S near Bullard

Multiple crews responded to a vehicle fire on Highway 69 South north of Bullard Friday afternoon.