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Longview planning commission recommends city change rules on pool tables

Longview planning commission recommends city change rules on pool tables

The Longview Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously eased the reins on pool tables Tuesday, specifying that a restaurant or store with only one pool table does not qualify as a pool hall and is not required to be zoned commercial.
Lobo coaches accept ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Lobo coaches accept ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

It’s been hard to miss the videos of athletes and celebrities dousing themselves in ice water over the past few weeks, all accepting the a challenge to support the ALS Association.
Longview gearing up for lone scrimmage

Longview gearing up for lone scrimmage

Longview head coach John King had a strong message for his team after Saturday’s intrasquad scrimmage. Expectations are higher than ever and preseason polls have the Lobos among the top as the season barrels closer.
Jury indicts man who attacked ETX police chief

Jury indicts man who attacked ETX police chief

An East Texas man accused of assaulting the Lakeport Police chief was indicted by a Gregg County jury last week.
Summer basketball team from East Texas earns national attention

Summer basketball team from East Texas earns national attention

When most people think of basketball, they think of November to March.
Longview Lobos full of intensity after first week of practice

Longview Lobos full of intensity after first week of practice

There was some noise Friday evening at Lobo Stadium. It wasn’t just the pads, which came on for the first time, echoing through the stadium.
White Oak product Copeland one level away from Majors

White Oak product Copeland one level away from Majors

Scott Copeland was on a 12-hour bus trip back from Akron, Ohio, to Manchester, New Hampshire – home of the Toronto Blue Jays’ Double-A affiliate – when his phone rang,

Officials say potted plants harboring mosquitoes in Longview

Mosquitoes that wouldn't buzz off in one Longview neighborhood had city officials stumped on where they were coming from.
Tony Romo's first game will be on FOX 51

Tony Romo's first game will be on FOX 51

Tony Romo hasn't played since he got hurt last Decemeber. He'll play this weekend and we'll have it for you on FOX 51.
Houston Texans will play on KETK

Houston Texans will play on KETK

KETKnbc will broadcast the Texans this weekend. We'll have the Texans and the Falcons Saturday night at 7:00.
Longview Police release identity of officer involved in fatal shooting

Longview Police release identity of officer involved in fatal shooting

The Longview Police Department has identified the officer involved in the fatal shooting of local man on August 7.

Longview ISD bans E-Cigs

As electronic cigarettes continue to soar in popularity, one East Texas school district is banning the e-cigarettes from school grounds.
Sheriff: Third suspect arrested in Monday's Austin Bank robbery

Sheriff: Third suspect arrested in Monday's Austin Bank robbery

All three suspects linked to Monday's Austin Bank robbery, are behind bars. The Gregg County Sheriff's Office arrested the third suspect, Christian Ponce. He is charged with Aggravated Robbery.
Autopsy returned on suspect killed in officer-involved shooting

Autopsy returned on suspect killed in officer-involved shooting

The autopsy on the death of a man shot by Longview Police was recently returned.

Jack Stallard has the high school football preseason poll

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He votes in the statewide high school football poll. He was asked by KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner about this year's preseason poll.