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Crews put out warehouse fire in Longview

Fire and police crews responded  to a warehouse fire in Longview Wednesday morning.
Union Grove students head to New Mexico missile range to launch rocket

Union Grove students head to New Mexico missile range to launch rocket

Fifteen Union Grove High School students are headed to White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico at the end of this month to launch a rocket.
LeTourneau University graduate promotes aviation with flights in new plane

LeTourneau University graduate promotes aviation with flights in new plane

More than 2,500 feet above Longview served as a perfect time Tuesday for Daniel Tou to reflect on his childhood.
Firework sales, safety in focus leading to holiday

Firework sales, safety in focus leading to holiday

Fireworks stands and warehouses are braced for the flood of shoppers they know will come Wednesday through Friday in the days leading up to July 4, but across Longview sellers are already seeing an increase from 2013’s burn-ban littered h
Firework sales, safety in focus leading to holiday

Firework sales, safety in focus leading to holiday

Fireworks stands and warehouses are braced for the flood of shoppers they know will come Wednesday through Friday in the days leading up to July 4, but across Longview sellers are already seeing an increase from 2013’s burn-ban littered h
State rule threatens no-kill shelters in East Texas

State rule threatens no-kill shelters in East Texas

As more and more East Texas towns begin to consider no-kill animal shelters, an obscure state regulation may quash the movement, according to advocates.
Suspect in custody after violent crime spree in Longview

Suspect in custody after violent crime spree in Longview

Longview police have confirmed, the man suspected of multiple car thefts, Monday evening, is now in custody. Wesley Byron Smyth, 35 is suspected of stealing three vehicles, injuring an elderly woman in the process.
Area tennis player competing on national stage

Area tennis player competing on national stage

Simran Kortikere is looking forward to the upcoming school year, but the 12-year-old tennis standout still has some unfinished business to attend to on the courts this summer.
Longview PD releases names of workers seriously injured in accident

Longview PD releases names of workers seriously injured in accident

Longview authorities have released the names of the people involved in a major accident involving a sanitation truck.
Trinity Mother Frances, Good Shepherd partner with Champion EMS in Longview Flight for Life service

Trinity Mother Frances, Good Shepherd partner with Champion EMS in Longview Flight for Life service

In a joint announcement, Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics, Good Shepherd Medical Center and Champion EMS will be expanding Flight For Life medical air transportation service, beginning Tuesday, July 1, 2014.
Pine Tree ISD board OKs adding stadium parking

Pine Tree ISD board OKs adding stadium parking

The Pine Tree ISD board of trustees voted 5-2 Monday night to add 20 additional parking spaces to Pirate Stadium as well as flumes for drainage.
PTISD trustee recognized at Leadership TASB

PTISD trustee recognized at Leadership TASB

Terre Dunn, a member of the PTISD Board of Trustees, recently was recognized for her completion of the year long Leadership TASB program.
Longview sanitation worker pinned between garbage truck, passenger car after wreck

Longview sanitation worker pinned between garbage truck, passenger car after wreck

According to the Longview Fire Marshal's Office, officials are on scene of an accident involving a passenger vehicle and a city of Longview garbage truck.
Tickets for Great Texas Balloon Race on sale

Tickets for Great Texas Balloon Race on sale

Advanced tickets for the Great Texas Balloon Race go on sale today at Brookshire’s Grocery Stores and Super 1 Foods across the region.
Area EMS: Synthetic pot cases rise

Area EMS: Synthetic pot cases rise

Emergency medical providers around Longview say they have seen a sharp increase in cases involving synthetic marijuana.