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ETX woman sentenced to 25 years in prison for sexual assault of 3-year-old

ETX woman sentenced to 25 years in prison for sexual assault of 3-year-old

An East Texas woman has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after she pleaded guilty to aggravated child sexual assault.
Officials: Discolored water in White Oak potable

Officials: Discolored water in White Oak potable

White Oak’s water has been discolored due to a large number of leaves in Big Sandy Cree
Despite stricter standards, East Texas schools stick with federal meals program

Despite stricter standards, East Texas schools stick with federal meals program

Area school officials say economic concerns — and changing taste buds of students — are reasons they have no plans to opt out of federal healthier meal standards.
Longview police chief details changes in 40 years on city’s force

Longview police chief details changes in 40 years on city’s force

April 16, 1973, marked Longview Police Chief Don Dingler’s first shift as a patrol officer with the department.
Harleton’s title dream falls short in 4-3 loss to Weimar

Harleton’s title dream falls short in 4-3 loss to Weimar

Harleton’s run at a Class A state championship came to an end on Thursday, but not before the Ladycats put a scare into defending champion Weimar.
Man attacks woman during kidnapping, could be in Longview area

Man attacks woman during kidnapping, could be in Longview area

East Texas Law enforcement is looking for a man accused of kidnapping and assaulting a woman in Titus County on Monday.

Henderson woman admits to embezzling over $300K from LISD

A Henderson woman is in jail after pleading guilty to embezzling over $300,000 from the Longview I.S.D. Education Foundation.
Hallsville’s Reich, Bailey combine for 3-2 win over Manfield Legacy

Hallsville’s Reich, Bailey combine for 3-2 win over Manfield Legacy

Logan Bailey turned from the mound and pointed at Connor Reich at shortstop.

Jack Stallard previews the East Texas Pump Jacks

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He spoke with KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner about the East Texas Pump Jacks. They will have their home opener in Kilgore next Tuesday night.

Longview PD: 4 arrested in drug raid

Four people were arrested in Longview following the search of a home near Interstate 20 on Wednesday.

Longview man to serve 21 months for counterfeit silver bars scheme

A Longview man was sentenced to 21 months in federal prison for defrauding others in a counterfeit silver bar scheme.
Former longtime Gregg County judge dies

Former longtime Gregg County judge dies

Former longtime Gregg County Judge Henry Atkinson has passed away. County Judge Bill Stoudt reported the news Thursday morning and confirmed it to KETK this afternoon.
Longview man with lengthy criminal history jailed for allegedly stealing car

Longview man with lengthy criminal history jailed for allegedly stealing car

A Good Samaritan helped a local police department track down a car thief Wednesday afternoon in Longview.
Phillips throws perfect game to lead Harleton past Hubbard, 5-0

Phillips throws perfect game to lead Harleton past Hubbard, 5-0

Justin Kniffen has seen Randi Carrol Phillips pitch enough to know a couple of things: Phillips isn’t the typical freshman, and once she gets a lead the game is basically over for the opponent.

88 headstones vandalized at local cemetery

The Longview Police Department is investigating vandalism at a local cemetery.