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Opposition emerges to $25.2M White Oak ISD bond

Opposition emerges to $25.2M White Oak ISD bond

Opposition is bubbling up against a $25.2 million high school and field house referendum in White Oak ISD, where trustees plan an information blitz well before early voting starts.
Required racial profiling reports not telling complete story

Required racial profiling reports not telling complete story

The racial profiling data long required of law enforcement agencies in Texas may not be painting an accurate picture of what’s happening on the streets.
Man on sidewalk hit by vehicle, hospitalized in Longview

Man on sidewalk hit by vehicle, hospitalized in Longview

Emergency crews responded to reports of a person hit by a vehicle in Longview Friday afternoon. According to the Longview Police Department, the accident happened at Green St and East Marshall, or Highway 80.
Longtime Longview fixture may be headed for demolition

Longtime Longview fixture may be headed for demolition

After failing in its third attempt to entice a buyer, Longview ISD may tear down the historic T.G. Field Auditorium in downtown Longview.
Four Lobo powerlifters headed for state meet

Four Lobo powerlifters headed for state meet

Seniors Cory Flanagan and Clay Layman, who completed a Lobo sweep of the 181-pound class at the Region III, Division I Championships on March 8, will join underclassman Omar French (220-pounds) and Cornelius Zachary (165-pounds) this weekend.
LeTourneau YellowJackets relishing national ranking

LeTourneau YellowJackets relishing national ranking

LeTourneau, coming off a sweep of American Southwest Conference rival East Texas Baptist University, is currently 16-2 overall and 11-1 in the ASC.
Longview man dies after being hit by car on HWY 80

Longview man dies after being hit by car on HWY 80

A Longview man is dead after being hit by a car Thursday night.
Pine Tree ISD begins renovating old football stadium

Pine Tree ISD begins renovating old football stadium

Pine Tree ISD on Wednesday began a process of making improvements to its old football stadium — a promise made to voters who approved a bond in 2011 to build a new athletic complex.
Longview, Gladewater leaders raise awareness, serve food for Meals on Wheels

Longview, Gladewater leaders raise awareness, serve food for Meals on Wheels

The Meals on Wheels Ministry, which serves meals daily across six East Texas counties, had some high-profile helping hands Wednesdays during an annual “Mayors for Meals” event.

Kilgore theater students perform play, support sick student

 Wednesday and Thursday at 7:00 p.m. Kilgore High School students will perform the play " Her Senior Year," with a story line hitting very close to home.
Jack Stallard talks about SFA and LeTourneau

Jack Stallard talks about SFA and LeTourneau

He is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. Jack Stallard spoke with KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner about the LeTourneau YellowJackets. The baseball team is nationally ranked.
1 injured in major wreck near downtown Longview

1 injured in major wreck near downtown Longview

One person was injured Wednesday morning in a three-vehicle wreck near downtown Longview.
Students show off projects, skills at Innovation Showcase

Students show off projects, skills at Innovation Showcase

Pine Tree High School students Kennedy Sampson, Cole Collins and Daylee Hood were busy frosting cupcakes blue and yellow Tuesday night.

Gregg County recount results in: Mathis wins again

A re-count was held Tuesday for the Gregg County precinct four Commissioner race. A recount was called by Shannon Brown after losing the election to incumbent commissioner John Mathis by just two votes.