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Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County Commissioners took a step Monday in a process to add safety improvements to a heavily trafficked intersection in northeast Longview.
Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County Commissioners took a step Monday in a process to add safety improvements to a heavily trafficked intersection in northeast Longview.
Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County Commissioners took a step Monday in a process to add safety improvements to a heavily trafficked intersection in northeast Longview.
Good Shepherd residency program hands out white coats to incoming residents

Good Shepherd residency program hands out white coats to incoming residents

Eighteen white coats were handed out Monday at Good Shepherd Medical Center.
Career felon gets 4 additional life sentences for ETX robberies

Career felon gets 4 additional life sentences for ETX robberies

A man who received three life sentences in Upshur County for the aggravated robbery of an East Texas dollar store has b
Generals sweep Pump Jacks in doubleheader

Generals sweep Pump Jacks in doubleheader

Keith Funk highlighted a five-run third inning with a two-run home run, and the Victoria Generals completed a Texas Collegiate League sweep of the East Texas Pump Jacks with a 5-1 win in the nightcap of a twinbill at Driller Park on Sunday.
Man gets 20 years after selling horse with altered records

Man gets 20 years after selling horse with altered records

A Louisiana man was sentenced to 20 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to selling a horse with fraudulent records to a woman in Upshur County, District Attorney Billy Byrd said Thursday.
City of Longview OKs $20K for consultant to re-evaluate proposed center

City of Longview OKs $20K for consultant to re-evaluate proposed center

The city of Longview will spend about $20,000 to hire a consultant to re-evaluate a proposed hotel/conference center on Interstate 20.
Authorities identify driver in truck, train collision

Authorities identify driver in truck, train collision

According to the Longview Police Department, one person has been taken to the hospital with minor injuries after a truck and train collided in Longview.
Man sentenced to 3 life terms for ETX aggravated robberies, expected to plead guilty to 4 more

Man sentenced to 3 life terms for ETX aggravated robberies, expected to plead guilty to 4 more

A man who received three life sentences in Upshur County for the aggravated robbery of an East Texas dollar store
Official: No fraud at Longview VA clinic

Official: No fraud at Longview VA clinic

Revelations of fraud in the scheduling documents of Veterans Administration hospitals do not appear forthcoming from the regional facility that operates a VA clinic in Longview, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Bernie Tiede writ reaches court

Bernie Tiede writ reaches court

The legal writ seeking freedom for convicted Carthage killer Bernie Tiede was filed Wednesday with the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, the state judicial website showed.
Longview holiday celebration ups ante with events

Longview holiday celebration ups ante with events

Longview’s July 4 celebration will include car and motorcycle parades, two outdoor stages, a roller derby demonstration and an opening ceremony led by veterans.

Hayden Henry talks about Longview Lobo going to LSU

Hayden Henry writes for the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked him about Colin Jeter.
East Texas children learn coping skills at grief camp

East Texas children learn coping skills at grief camp

Every summer, many kids look forward to heading off to camp. So, Heart's Way Hospice of Northeast Texas created a special camp to combine fun and healing for children who have lost loved ones.