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Jack Stallard previews the Battle of the Bulldogs

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked Stallard about the Battle of the Bulldogs.
Sulphur Springs' Pryor earns weekly Built Ford Tough player of week award

Sulphur Springs' Pryor earns weekly Built Ford Tough player of week award

Sulphur Springs quarterback Larry Pryor, who had a combined 369 yards offensively in a 49-42 win over Hallsville, was one of six players selected on Wednesday as Built Ford Tough Texas High School Football Players of the Week.
Autopsy: Longview teen killed by 5 gunshot wounds

Autopsy: Longview teen killed by 5 gunshot wounds

The autopsy has been returned and released by officials in the shooting death of 15-year-old Justin Michael Aguilar.
East Texas Primetime Players

East Texas Primetime Players

Tylan Miller, Jaylon Jackson and Keenan Madden, Longview: Miller rushed for 155 yards and a pair of touchdowns in the Lobos’ 38-20 win over Texas High.
ETX woman faces 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to intoxication manslaughter

ETX woman faces 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to intoxication manslaughter

An East Texas woman pleaded guilty to intoxication manslaughter stemming from a 2012 incident.
Gladewater's win over Atlanta moves Bears up spot

Gladewater's win over Atlanta moves Bears up spot

Gladewater’s 36-14 win over Atlanta moved the Bears up one spot and dropped Atlanta out of the rankings on Monday. In Class 5A, John Tyler dropped out of the poll following a 30-27 loss to Ennis.
Ore City rallies for 28-21 win over Big Sandy

Ore City rallies for 28-21 win over Big Sandy

Step two in the Ore City Rebels’ quest for a district championship wasn’t without drama.
Longview PD warns of scam in local paper

Longview PD warns of scam in local paper

The Longview Police Department is warning about a scam posted in a local newspaper. LPD stated the scam involves a mystery shopper job. The ad states the person will evaluate customer service of Western Union versus money gram.

East Texas cities ramping up emergency preparedness amid Ebola concerns

City leaders in Longview and Marshall are putting their emergency preparedness under a microscope to see if they could handle a possible Ebola outbreak after a second Dallas medical worker was diagnosed with the virus.
Former Longview football coach to be inducted into LA Sports HOF

Former Longview football coach to be inducted into LA Sports HOF

Pat Collins, who led the Longview Lobos to three playoff berths in four seasons as head football coach and later served as the school district’s director and as a consultant, will be inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame in June
Driver ticketed for hitting Longview overpass with forklift

Driver ticketed for hitting Longview overpass with forklift

The driver of a truck hauling a forklift was ticketed Thursday after he struck the I-20 bridge overpass on South Eastman Road.
Peters Chevrolet to host Touch of Glass Corvette Club's 3rd annual Corvette Show

Peters Chevrolet to host Touch of Glass Corvette Club's 3rd annual Corvette Show

Are you ready for the biggest Corvette show in East Texas? Over 100 Corvettes will be in attendance at the Touch of Glass Corvette Show held at Peters Chevrolet on Saturday, October 18.

Coors of Longview sold after 39 years

For almost 40 years, Coors of Longview has been a part of East Texas. But, by the end of the month, they will be under new ownership. The fire last July hurt them financially and the owner decided it was best to sell the company.
POLICE: ETX man arrested after being denied alcoholic beverage, pointing assault rifle at patrons

POLICE: ETX man arrested after being denied alcoholic beverage, pointing assault rifle at patrons

An East Texas man is behind bars after an argument spiraled out of control at a local restaurant.
Coors of Longview to be sold to Giglio Distributing Company

Coors of Longview to be sold to Giglio Distributing Company

For 39 years Coors of Longview has provided the distribution of the legendary brew all across the Piney Woods.