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Bat tests positive for rabies at Longview apartment complex

Bat tests positive for rabies at Longview apartment complex

A bat captured in Longview has tested positive for rabies, as confirmed by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) today. The bat was captured at an apartment residence at Penwood Apartments on Thursday, July 24.
Mayor of Winona resigns, special council meeting set for Thursday

Mayor of Winona resigns, special council meeting set for Thursday

According to the City of Winona, Dede Stroud has resigned from her position as mayor.
Marcus Spears coming to Tyler

Marcus Spears coming to Tyler

Former Cowboys defensive end Marcus Spears will be the featured speaker at the Kickoff Luncheon August 20 at Tyler's Harvey Hall. Spears played for Dallas for eight seasons.
Lobos' Washington adds FBS offer No. 7

Lobos' Washington adds FBS offer No. 7

With a summer full of camps and workouts, the recruiting of Longview 2015 OL Broderick Washington has remained hot.
Body found in Gregg Co. neighborhood identified

Body found in Gregg Co. neighborhood identified

Gregg County Deputies are investigating the Monday evening death of a Longview man.

Corporate Green: Bringing high tech to the trees

Hidden behind the trees off Paluxy drive in Tyler is the "Corporate Green" office park. Corporate Green seeks to create high tech, creative work environments and facilities that have an emphasis on energy reduction.

VIDEO: 44,000 pot plants discovered in ETX by deer hunter

Texas authorities are having a "high time" looking the growers of tens of thousands of marijuana plants.
Parents, community members invited to go Inside Tyler ISD

Parents, community members invited to go Inside Tyler ISD

Tyler ISD is inviting parents, business leaders and community members to join the inaugural class of the District’s new Inside Tyler ISD leadership program.
Kilgore College eyes $58.9M budget, flat tax rate

Kilgore College eyes $58.9M budget, flat tax rate

Kilgore College is looking at a $58.9 million budget for the coming school year with no increase in the current tax rate.
Police searching for ETX woman accused of passing counterfeit bills to local businesses

Police searching for ETX woman accused of passing counterfeit bills to local businesses

The Tyler Police Department is searching for a woman who allegedly passed counterfeit money to two local businesses.

Unattended cooking fire damages kitchen, living room at local duplex

An unattended cooking fire damaged a kitchen and living room of a duplex in Longview.
Record number of women pilots competing in this week’s nationals

Record number of women pilots competing in this week’s nationals

A record number of female balloonists are competing this week in the U.S. National Championships, a possible indication that what the nation’s top-ranked woman pilot calls “a man’s game” is broadening its appeal.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 29, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 29, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Tuesday, July 29, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 3300 Hwy. 69 N. 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm 900 S. Beckham. 

Keeping Texas beef quality high

Tuesday morning, East Texas ranchers and beef producers will get first hand knowledge concerning the best ways keep their herds up to the highest standards.

Winston 8 Ranch conserves Longleaf Pine Trees

In East Texas, pine trees are king. However now the Loblolly and slash pines dominate the landscape, while longleaf pines have been drastically reduced.