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Proposed boundaries chosen for Longview Junction historic district

Proposed boundaries chosen for Longview Junction historic district

A subcommittee of Longview’s Historic Preservation Commission honed in Wednesday on an area called Longview Junction to be named the city’s first locally designated historic district.
Memorial scheduled for ETX chiropractor who went missing in Bahamian shark dive

Memorial scheduled for ETX chiropractor who went missing in Bahamian shark dive

A memorial has been scheduled for an East Texas chiropractor who went missing during a commercial shark diving venture in the vicinity

Friends say Dr. Petty leaves behind legacy of adventure, friendship

The Coast Guard has ended its search for missing Longview chiropractor Dr. John Petty, they say they believe Dr. Petty was attacked by sharks.

Jack Stallard talks about the Dream Team

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editior of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked him about the Dream Team. Stallard said...
Hallsville's Weaver commits to DBU

Hallsville's Weaver commits to DBU

Hallsville High School baseball standout Coby Weaver, who has won 24 games on the mound in his first three varsity seasons, has given a verbal pledge to Dallas Baptist University.
Animal shelter ups costs across region; Longview hardest hit

Animal shelter ups costs across region; Longview hardest hit

The Humane Society of Northeast Texas is proposing a nearly 50 percent increase in its charge to Longview to use its animal sheltering services next year, and the city will include the increase in its proposed 2014-15 budget.
New Diana’s Spell heading to Mississippi State

New Diana’s Spell heading to Mississippi State

When Cheyenne Spell was a senior at New Diana, the offers to play volleyball at a big-time Division I program were non-existent. “Only JUCOs,” she said.
Longview University Center to house charter campus

Longview University Center to house charter campus

A charter school offered by the University of Texas at Tyler will soon have a new building on the Longview University Center campus.
Tatum’s Rockwell to bring scoring touch to LeTourneau Yellow Jackets

Tatum’s Rockwell to bring scoring touch to LeTourneau Yellow Jackets

Robbie Rockwell played his high school basketball at a program known for winning and advancing deep in the playoffs. When he looks back on his college career, he hopes to be able to say the same thing.
Pine Tree pole vaulter chasing trip to nationals

Pine Tree pole vaulter chasing trip to nationals

James McNaney is one step away from reaching the 2014 USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships. Well, actually a vault away.
SH All-Stars 8U headed to World Series, seeking help with expenses

SH All-Stars 8U headed to World Series, seeking help with expenses

For the first time the Spring Hill National All-Stars won the Texas Dixie State Championship 8U machine-pitch this past weekend. 
National Night Out returns to Longview

National Night Out returns to Longview

National Night Out festivities will return to Longview this year for the first time since 2008.
Longview woman celebrates paying off mortgage for Habitat home

Longview woman celebrates paying off mortgage for Habitat home

In 1992, all Brenda Carter wanted was a safe roof over her head. On Thursday night, Carter and members of Longview’s Habitat for Humanity celebrated her paying off her home’s mortgage.

East Texas state representative visits border

East Texas representative David Simpson says when news of the "border crisis" broke,he knew he had to go see what was going on for himself.
Hughes Springs' Moore named to MaxPreps All-American Team

Hughes Springs' Moore named to MaxPreps All-American Team

Hughes Springs pitcher Dylan Moore, who won 46 games in a three-year varsity career — including a stretch of 32 straight victories — has been named to the MaxPreps 2014 Small Schools All-American Baseball Team.