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Longview man arrested after reportedly strangling family member

An alleged act of family violence turned into an arrest for an East Texas man Saturday night.

ETX man jailed for falsely trying to claim lotto prize

A Longview man is behind bars after trying to falsely claim a lottery prize in Smith County.

LETU baseball wins first ever conference title

The record-breaking season for the LeTourneau University baseball team added another chapter to the lore with a 6-4 win over Concordia in the finals of the American Southwest Conference Baseball Championship Tournament in Austin.

Alleyfest draws thousands to downtown Longview

Thousands gathered in downtown Longview today for Day 2 of Alleyfest. The Annual festival combines art, food, music, and games for the kiddos.
Brown wins PTISD School Board race

Brown wins PTISD School Board race

It was a battle between two new-comers in one Longview School District.  The race for Place six on the Pine Tree I.S.D. School board was between Amy Brown and David English.

37th annual Alleyfest!

The 37th annual Alleyfest kicked off Friday afternoon in Longview and the fun will keep rolling all weekend. City officials say the event is even more special this year because Alleyfest has teamed up with Historic Depot Days.
New compost site to become ‘regional’ facility

New compost site to become ‘regional’ facility

As Longview officials took time Thursday to recognize the opening of the city’s new compost site, its coordinator praised a recent change that will make the site a “regional compost facility.”
Longview sales tax trend improves

Longview sales tax trend improves

Longview sales tax receipts generally increase each May, but this one tops that of the previous six.
Juvenile injured in Longview apartment shooting released from hopsital

Juvenile injured in Longview apartment shooting released from hopsital

A female juvenile who was injured in an overnight shooting in Longview has been released from a local hospital.
SWAT officers serve warrants at suspected Longview drug houses

SWAT officers serve warrants at suspected Longview drug houses

At least one person is in custody after Longview police and SWAT served search warrants at two homes in Longview. According to Longview Police Department spokeswoman Kristie Brian, the arrest came at a residence on Cotton Street.
LeTourneau University 14, Louisiana College 4

LeTourneau University 14, Louisiana College 4

With the score tied at four in the bottom of the fourth, the No. 2-seeded LeTourneau University baseball team scored the next 10 runs en route to a 14-4, eight-inning victory over No.
Suspect in Saturday shooting death transferred to jail

Suspect in Saturday shooting death transferred to jail

The man charged in the Saturday shooting death of a 17-year-old is behind bars in Gregg County.
Longview elementary students ponder future at Career Day

Longview elementary students ponder future at Career Day

Sebastian Dominguez, a fifth-grader at South Ward Elementary, on Wednesday was able to meet a person from the profession he hopes to pursue.
Area residents hold prayer rally for girls kidnapped in Nigeria

Area residents hold prayer rally for girls kidnapped in Nigeria

Since April 14, more than 275 Nigerian girls ages 12 to 15 have been kidnapped and forced into the sex trade. That realization has hit home with LaRaslum Williams.