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Bullard ISD school board calls for $40 million bond election

Bullard ISD school board calls for $40 million bond election

The Bullard ISD school board meeting voted Thursday to call for a $40 million bond election.

Special Report: Sport shooting becoming increasingly popular

Firearms play a large part in our East Texas culture-- some for protection, others for hunting. Studies show that the popularity of "sport shooting" has gained a lot of traction in the past four years.

“The Newlywed Game” live at Liberty Hall

Liberty Hall will host its very own East Texas version of the 1970s hit TV show “The Newlywed Game” on Feb. 28 at 8 p.m.
Sulphur Springs pastor arrested for alleged possession of child porn

Sulphur Springs pastor arrested for alleged possession of child porn

A Sulphur Springs pastor has been arrested for allegedly possessing child pornography.
Longview’s Newgate Mission director suffers stroke

Longview’s Newgate Mission director suffers stroke

 A Longview ministry is temporarily without its executive director after she had a stroke earlier this week.
Glass Dragon trio faces new charges

Glass Dragon trio faces new charges

Three members of a family facing charges related to selling synthetic drugs from three Longview stores are scheduled for arraignment next week on a new indictment that would increase their prison time and fines.
Longview apartment standoff suspect arrested

Longview apartment standoff suspect arrested

A Longview  man who is a suspect in an apartment complex standoff has been arrested and charged.
650 still without power in Upshur County

650 still without power in Upshur County

According to Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation, as of 8:30 a.m., Friday, 650 customers are still without power. Crews are continuing to work to restore service as soon as possible.
HWY 79 reopened after 18-wheeler crash, diesel spill

HWY 79 reopened after 18-wheeler crash, diesel spill

Authorities have reopened an East Texas highway after responding to a major accident early Friday morning. 
Eltife, Paddie file 'Kari's Law'

Eltife, Paddie file 'Kari's Law'

State Senator Kevin Eltife (R-Tyler) and Representative Chris Paddie (R-Marshall) filed Kari's Law which would require businesses to have direct access to 911 emergency services through their phone systems. The bill is S.B.

Jack Stallard previews Junior College Regional Tournament

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked about next week's JUCO Tournament in Jacksonville. Stallard said...

UT Tyler breaks school record

UT Tyler scored 113 points Thursday night. That's the most in school history. The Patriots crushed The University of the Ozarks, 113-53.

Sleeping through government takeover

While we've been covering the weather this week these things have been happening.

A local service dog needs your help

Alexandra Stafford is asking for your help. Her family needs money to pay for her dog's medical care.