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Kilgore nightclub to get new life under new owners

A Kilgore nightclub that closed more than a year ago is expected to reopen in a few weeks with a new name and new owners.
Ranger Ride’ will once again provide free transportation for KC students

Ranger Ride’ will once again provide free transportation for KC students

Kilgore College students will once again have the option to ride the ‘Ranger Ride’ shuttle to and from the Kilgore campus and the KC—Longview campus this fall.
Kilgore proposes 2-cent property tax increase

Kilgore proposes 2-cent property tax increase

Residents here will pay slightly higher property taxes in the coming fiscal year if council members approve the 2-cent hike they proposed Tuesday on a unanimous vote.
Kilgore College tabbed seventh in NJCAA poll

Kilgore College tabbed seventh in NJCAA poll

The Rangers, coming off an 8-3 season, are picked seventh in the initial NJCAA poll — one of three teams from the Southwest Junior College Football Conference named in the preseason poll.
Feeling the drought in Kilgore

Feeling the drought in Kilgore

As Billy White worked in his yard in the Twin Oaks neighborhood off FM 2276 Tuesday, the homeowner considered digging his own water well, frustrated by water restrictions placed on him and several thousand other customers of Cross Roads Special

Jay Novacek stops by Kilgore, talks Cowboys

Jay Novacek was the tight end for three of the Dallas Cowboys Super Bowl wins. The Cowboy great was in Kilgore on Tuesday night.
Kilgore College OKs $55.5M plan; tax rate unchanged

Kilgore College OKs $55.5M plan; tax rate unchanged

Trustees adopted a $55.5 million spending plan for Kilgore College Monday and set a 15.4-cent tax rate that’s unchanged from this year’s levy.
East Texas Pump Jacks players receive honors

East Texas Pump Jacks players receive honors

Kilgore native Matthew Dickey, who set the single season record for stolen bases, shared Freshman of the Year honors with the release of the All-Texas Collegiate League Team.  
Nearly 300 students cross stage during Kilgore College summer graduation

Nearly 300 students cross stage during Kilgore College summer graduation

Kilgore College awarded 299 degrees and certificates during Thursday’s summer graduation ceremony — making this summer’s graduating class the largest in five years.
Cowboys on FOX 51 Friday night; Texans on KETK

Cowboys on FOX 51 Friday night; Texans on KETK

Call it a football double-header. FOX 51 will broadcast the Cowboys against the Raiders Friday night. Pregame at 8:00. Kickoff at 9:00.
KC budget sparks dispute over Longview expansion

KC budget sparks dispute over Longview expansion

A $55.5 million Kilgore College spending plan has revealed a philosophical dispute between a trustee and the college president over a potential expansion into Longview.
Dual credit hopefuls scramble to take placement exams

Dual credit hopefuls scramble to take placement exams

First time dual credit students are scrambling to take placement tests to prove their college readiness after the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board failed to set exemptions based on STAAR end of course exam scores.
Rossetta pitches Pump Jacks to shutout of Marshals

Rossetta pitches Pump Jacks to shutout of Marshals

Right-hander Nick Rossetta threw a complete-game shutout and the Pump Jacks bats stayed hot in an 8-0 win over Texas at Driller Park.
Pump Jacks hold off Strykers

Pump Jacks hold off Strykers

Leadoff man and Kilgore native Matthew Dickey put his name in the Pump Jacks’ record book, and Mark Mathias celebrated his 19th birthday with a two-hit, three-RBI night as East Texas held on for a 14-8 Texas Collegiate League win over The
Kilgore church starts "Samaritan Project"

Kilgore church starts "Samaritan Project"

A Kilgore church is looking to give back to the community. The Chandler Street Church of Christ recently started the "Samaritan Project."