Longview

11-year-old girl jumps out of moving vehicle, ETX man arrested for child endangerment

11-year-old girl jumps out of moving vehicle, ETX man arrested for child endangerment

An East Texas man was arrested Sunday for endangering his 11-year-old daughter. It happened around 10:30 p.m. Sunday when Longview Police were called to 401 High Street for reports of someone injured in the roadway.
New athletic director a fresh start for Pine Tree

New athletic director a fresh start for Pine Tree

The Pine Tree ISD board room was abuzz with excitement Monday night as trustees unanimously named a new athletic director and head football coach.
White Oak officially calls $25.2 million bond election

White Oak officially calls $25.2 million bond election

White Oak voters will decide in May whether to build a new high school and field house after district trustees called for a bond election Monday.
Bates Container breaks ground on new facility

Bates Container breaks ground on new facility

Work began Monday on a $6.3 million, 110,000-square-foot facility for a corrugated box manufacturer expanding its footprint in Longview.
LETU Engineering faculty to review New Diana student rockets

LETU Engineering faculty to review New Diana student rockets

New Diana High School science teacher Shawn Warden has 17 junior and senior students in her Rocket Class, who will also tour the LETU campus following their presentation. Warden teaches Physics, Robotics, and Rocketry at New Diana High School.
Good Shepherd closing Linden hospital, 2 clinics

Good Shepherd closing Linden hospital, 2 clinics

Good Shepherd Health System is closing its hospital in Linden after incurring more than $12 million in operating losses since acquiring it nine years ago, the Longview-based system said Monday.

KETK in Arizona; Abe Lincoln will play shortstop for Rangers

Four score and seven years ago. Wait.  This is about baseball. The Rangers need to score more like they did last year, Texas got a new leadoff hitter, Shin-Soo Choo.
Pine Tree High School releases results of solo, ensemble contest

Pine Tree High School releases results of solo, ensemble contest

Director Melody McMullen announced the results of the Pine Tree HS Choir UIL Region 4 Solo and Ensemble contest, which took place on February 22, 2014.
Upshur County ‘nuisance’ hunt brings 150 feral hogs

Upshur County ‘nuisance’ hunt brings 150 feral hogs

For Jeff Dodd, the annual “Hog Wild” feral hog hunting tournament in Upshur County is necessary to preserve a way of life.

Phil Kuchinsky in Arizona; It's closing time at Spring Training

Spring training has just started and yet KETK's Phil Kuchinsky is talking about closing time. He's talking about who will be the closer this season for the Rangers. Joakim Soria was a set-up man last year.
Longview World of Wonders to host four-person scramble golf tournament

Longview World of Wonders to host four-person scramble golf tournament

The Longview World of Wonders Youth Advisory Council is hosting a four-person scramble golf tournament. The event will take place on March 29th at 1:00 p.m. at the Wood Hollow Golf Club in Longview.

Phil Kuchinsky in Arizona; Around the horn with the Rangers

Let's talk for a second about this Texas Rangers infield. You start at third base. You've got Adrian Beltre, multiple All-Star selections, multiple gold gloves.
One person injured in early morning gentlemen's club shooting

One person injured in early morning gentlemen's club shooting

One person is injured in an early morning shooting at an East Texas gentlmen's club. It happened 1:30 a.m. at the Pleasure Palace in the 1300 block of East Marshall Avenue in Longview.
East Texas high school basketball playoff scores; No three-peat for White Oak

East Texas high school basketball playoff scores; No three-peat for White Oak

White Oak has won two straight state championships. But there will not be a three-peat. The Roughnecks have been eliminated by Crockett, 51-49. It was White Oak's first playoff loss since 2011.

Dennis Alexander is headed to the Hall of Honor

Troup Coach Dennis Alexander is the winningest coach in East Texas. All 338 of his victories have come at East Texas high schools.