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11 UT Health Northeast employees honored for 20 or more years of service

11 UT Health Northeast employees honored for 20 or more years of service

On Thursday, during ceremonies on the main campus, 11 UT Health Northeast employees were honored for having 20 or more years of service.

UT Health Northeast employees taking part in 'Blender Bike Challenge'

 UT Health Northeast is celebrating Nutrition Month in a tasty way. The hospital café is offering smoothies with a catch, you have to blend it yourself.
Legendary coach Dean Smith is giving back to his players, even in death

Legendary coach Dean Smith is giving back to his players, even in death

Coaching icon Dean Smith continues to give back to his players, even in death.

Andrews Center hands out awards for growth, accomplishments

 On Tuesday, a special group of East Texans were recognized for their achievements.
John Tyler High School Color Guard wins 2nd national championship in 3 years

John Tyler High School Color Guard wins 2nd national championship in 3 years

While the John Tyler High School Color Guard performed in two different categories, it was the high energy routine to Beyonce’s “Grown Woman” that earned them the National Championship Trophy at the Marching Auxiliaries Nation
Longview, Shreveport CHL team up to offer free handgun licensing for active duty military

Longview, Shreveport CHL team up to offer free handgun licensing for active duty military

Upon learning ISIS had named several local military members in a target list, Longview CHL has teamed up with Shreveport CHL to offer free concealed handgun licensing classes for all active duty military members.
Known ETX 'dope house' boarded up, police move on to next target

Known ETX 'dope house' boarded up, police move on to next target

On Monday, Kilgore police announced a known "dope house" located at 908 West North is now boarded up, so no one can sell drugs from it.
Pair of elephants saves the day in Louisiana

Pair of elephants saves the day in Louisiana

It's not often you hear about a pair of pachyderms saving the day in Natchitoches Parish, but Tuesday, that was the case. 
Battling childhood blindness and deafness

Battling childhood blindness and deafness

 When she was just 4 years old, Chelsea Elliott went blind in her left eye. Then, two years later, she lost hearing in her right ear.

WATCH LIVE: East Texas students honored at White House

Over 1,700 students sent their movies to be considered and today the White House Student Film Festival will showcase 15 students’ visions on the theme, “The Impact of Giving Back” and highlight the promise of mentorship in the
TX ranks No. 1 in HS graduation rates among Hispanics, African-Americans

TX ranks No. 1 in HS graduation rates among Hispanics, African-Americans

According to the latest figures released by the U.S.
Hiway 80 Rescue Mission in Tyler to reopen

Hiway 80 Rescue Mission in Tyler to reopen

Hiway 80 Rescue Mission Ministries and the board of directors for Gateway to Hope have joined forces to allow Hiway 80 Rescue Mission to operate the Gateway to Hope facility for a six month time period.
Bleacher Report names SFA Lumberjack 'Most Intimidating Mascot' of NCAA tourney

Bleacher Report names SFA Lumberjack 'Most Intimidating Mascot' of NCAA tourney

A national sports news website has named the mascot of an East Texas college as the "Most Intimidating" in the NCAA men's basketball tournament.
Rescue dog named Palestine's newest K-9 officer

Rescue dog named Palestine's newest K-9 officer

The Palestine Police Department would like to introduce the newest member of the organization, K-9 Blue. Blue came to the department through Universal K-9 in San Antonio.

Athletes defend cheerleader with Down's syndrome from bullies in stands

A bully banished, a girl's smile restored, and three junior high basketball players learn that taking a stand can make a difference.