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'No decision' on superintendent for Longview I.S.D.

'No decision' on superintendent for Longview I.S.D.

During Tuesday's school board meeting, Longview I.S.D school board members made no decision on the hiring of Horrace Williams, the lone finalist for superintendent.

ETX Marine's parents say airline employees ruined son's 'goodbye'

Two East Texas parents were trying to give their son, a Marine, a proper goodbye at the Gregg County Airport last weekend, but, they say airline employees made that impossible.
Trial slated to begin for Longview man accused of forcing teen into sex

Trial slated to begin for Longview man accused of forcing teen into sex

An East Texas man is set to stand trial Tuesday in Longview charged with aggravated child sexual assault. Michael James Chalmers, 43, is slated to appear in the 124th District Court before Judge Alfonso Charles.
Trial for ETX felon accused of murder postponed

Trial for ETX felon accused of murder postponed

According to the Gregg County District Attorney's Office, the trial for Longview man accused of murder has been postponed.
Gladewater ISD adopts balanced budget, gives raises

Gladewater ISD adopts balanced budget, gives raises

The Gladewater ISD school board adopted a balanced $15.7 million budget on Monday that includes step raises and a 2 percent salary increase for all employees.
Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County Commissioners took a step Monday in a process to add safety improvements to a heavily trafficked intersection in northeast Longview.
Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County Commissioners took a step Monday in a process to add safety improvements to a heavily trafficked intersection in northeast Longview.
Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County OKs study aimed at improving intersection

Gregg County Commissioners took a step Monday in a process to add safety improvements to a heavily trafficked intersection in northeast Longview.
Good Shepherd residency program hands out white coats to incoming residents

Good Shepherd residency program hands out white coats to incoming residents

Eighteen white coats were handed out Monday at Good Shepherd Medical Center.
Career felon gets 4 additional life sentences for ETX robberies

Career felon gets 4 additional life sentences for ETX robberies

A man who received three life sentences in Upshur County for the aggravated robbery of an East Texas dollar store has b
Generals sweep Pump Jacks in doubleheader

Generals sweep Pump Jacks in doubleheader

Keith Funk highlighted a five-run third inning with a two-run home run, and the Victoria Generals completed a Texas Collegiate League sweep of the East Texas Pump Jacks with a 5-1 win in the nightcap of a twinbill at Driller Park on Sunday.
Man gets 20 years after selling horse with altered records

Man gets 20 years after selling horse with altered records

A Louisiana man was sentenced to 20 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to selling a horse with fraudulent records to a woman in Upshur County, District Attorney Billy Byrd said Thursday.
City of Longview OKs $20K for consultant to re-evaluate proposed center

City of Longview OKs $20K for consultant to re-evaluate proposed center

The city of Longview will spend about $20,000 to hire a consultant to re-evaluate a proposed hotel/conference center on Interstate 20.
Authorities identify driver in truck, train collision

Authorities identify driver in truck, train collision

According to the Longview Police Department, one person has been taken to the hospital with minor injuries after a truck and train collided in Longview.
Man sentenced to 3 life terms for ETX aggravated robberies, expected to plead guilty to 4 more

Man sentenced to 3 life terms for ETX aggravated robberies, expected to plead guilty to 4 more

A man who received three life sentences in Upshur County for the aggravated robbery of an East Texas dollar store