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Police detain person of interest after Longview house catches fire

Police detain person of interest after Longview house catches fire

On Thursday, one person was detained by the Longview Police Department following a local house fire.

Gregg County launches workforce initiative, first in Texas

Gregg County is preparing its students for the work force in a way no other county in Texas is doing. Wednesday, they launched the state's first work force initiative.
Longview murder suspect's bail set at $2M

Longview murder suspect's bail set at $2M

Gregg County authorities arraigned the man accused of murdering two women in a recent Longview shooting.
Grand jury 'no-bills' case of Longview woman hit, killed by car

Grand jury 'no-bills' case of Longview woman hit, killed by car

A case in which a Longview woman was hit and killed by a car in December 2013, has been no-billed, according to the Gregg County District Attorney's Office.
ETX man accused of child sexual assault found not guilty

ETX man accused of child sexual assault found not guilty

According to Longview criminal defense attorney Hayward Rigano, his client Michael James Chalmers has been found not guilty
Double homicide suspect transferred to Gregg County Jail

Double homicide suspect transferred to Gregg County Jail

The man accused of murdering two people in a Longview home was transferred from to the Gregg County Jail Wednesday.
East Texas shines light on Juneteenth commemoration

East Texas shines light on Juneteenth commemoration

Events this weekend in Longview, Kilgore and Gladewater will commemorate the history of black Americans as part of Juneteenth celebrations.
Gregg County launches state’s first workforce initiative

Gregg County launches state’s first workforce initiative

Gregg County on Wednesday became the first county in the state to launch a program to identify communities that are workforce ready.

Hayden Henry talks about the Longview Lobos

Hayden Henry covers the Longview Lobos for the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director asked Henry about Longview's upcoming season.
East Texas athletes selected for coaches' all-state baseball team

East Texas athletes selected for coaches' all-state baseball team

Several East Texans were named to the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association All-State team.

Danny Elzner previews Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine

The Longview Lobos will be ranked third statewide to start the new season. That's according to Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine.
Kilgore College, UT Tyler Longview team up for new nursing program

Kilgore College, UT Tyler Longview team up for new nursing program

High school students will now be able to seamlessly transition through Kilgore College to the bachelor’s degree program at the University of Texas at Tyler-Longview University Center.
Sexual abuse trial underway

Sexual abuse trial underway

A 16-year-old girl who accused a man of sexually assaulting her in 2011 took the witness stand Tuesday to testify in the first day of his trial.
Longview ISD takes no action on contract with superintendent finalist

Longview ISD takes no action on contract with superintendent finalist

Longview ISD community members expressed frustration Tuesday night as they waited through a three-hour meeting, which did not include a public forum, for the school board to emerge and once again take no action on hiring a new superintendent.
Longview-area Cub Scouts stay busy at day camp

Longview-area Cub Scouts stay busy at day camp

Chandra Sorrells smiled and waved to her 7-year-old son, Sam, as he approached the BB gun line Tuesday with fellow members of Wolf Den No. 9, also known as the Ninja Knights.