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Longview Splash Day makes waves

Longview Splash Day makes waves

Children, parents and lifeguards were everywhere Saturday for Splash Day, a free, one-day gift of public swimming at Longview’s two pools.
Hallsville Bobcats fall to Aledo in 4A semifinals, 9-1

Hallsville Bobcats fall to Aledo in 4A semifinals, 9-1

Hallsville turned a dream into a reality. Though they fell one game short of their ultimate goal, the Bobcats set out in the 2014 season with greater things on their mind.
Red Sox draft Mount Pleasant ace Kopech

Red Sox draft Mount Pleasant ace Kopech

The clock was ticking and team after team made selections in the Major League Baseball Draft on Thursday night.
ETX man allegedly involved in local scams arrested

ETX man allegedly involved in local scams arrested

Shortly after putting out a news release warning citizens about scams in the area, Longview police located a person allegedly involved in this crime. 
Longview police find missing 6-year-old boy

Longview police find missing 6-year-old boy

The 6-year-old boy Longview police were searching for has been found, according the police department's twitter account.

Kilgore Finance Director resigns

Kilgore is back on the market for a finance officer, just months after current Finance Director Shannon Abernathy started the job.

Longview icon taken down, given new 'lease' on life.

The giant roller skate-shaped car that sat above The Longview Rollercade for 20 years was taken down Thursday.
Longview PD: Trio wanted in theft case

Longview PD: Trio wanted in theft case

Three people are wanted by the Longview Police Department for allegedly stealing a wallet.
Authorities looking for suspected vandals in Gregg County area

Authorities looking for suspected vandals in Gregg County area

Gregg County authorities are seeking two men responsible for criminal mischief in the area.
Longview gives measured support to first gay pride event

Longview gives measured support to first gay pride event

As organizers prepare the first gay pride festival in Longview, Mayor Jay Dean plans to send a letter of support to the event but won’t issue a proclamation.

East Texans on East Texas Pump Jacks

The East Texas Pump Jacks have players from a dozen states. Two of the players are from East Texas. Kilgore and Hallsville have athletes on the team.

Jack Stallard praises Hallsville Bobcats

He is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. Jack Stallard spoke with KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner about the Hallsville Bobcats.

34-year-old 'sophomore' still in jail, says 'she's sorry'

It's been almost a month since Charity Johnson's reported web of lies came unraveled, but many people, including those who thought they knew her best are still trying to piece the story together.
E. Texas teacher arrested for improper relationship with student

E. Texas teacher arrested for improper relationship with student

A Gladewater man was arrested Wednesday for an alleged relationship with a student, said Gregg County Sheriff Maxey Cerliano.
DPS identifies ETX trooper seriously injured in crash

DPS identifies ETX trooper seriously injured in crash

Two people were injured, including a state trooper, in a Tuesday night crash.