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WEATHER REPORT: Thursday, April 10, 2014

WEATHER REPORT: Thursday, April 10, 2014

Happy Thursday! Thursday will be mostly sunny, windy and warmer. The high will top off near 80 degrees with winds out of the south increasing to 15-25 miles per hour with higher gusts.

Bid awarded for Lake Tyler Dam Repair

During Wednesday's regularly scheduled meeting, the Tyler City Council authorized a construction contract for the Lake Tyler Dam Repair project with Gracon Construction, Inc.

Seniors helping seniors, one prize at a time

Seniors helping seniors is the name of the game. Well, actually the game is the always popular "Bingo".

Local living legend shares her success of becoming a doctor

Becoming a doctor has always been in the blood of 92-year-old Marjorie Ferrell Roper. She reflects on her childhood and playing doctor with her dolls and animals.

Wild Hog Capital of Texas featured in 'Texas Highways' travel magazine

One East Texas city known as Wild Hog capital of Texas is getting national attention. Ben Wheeler made the April issue of "Texas Highways" which is a travel magazine of Texas.

Did anybody do any preparation?

Yesterday at the white house, another photo op. The president signed an executive order on equal pay for women.

Man arrested for tampering in Longview triple-homicide released

Longview Police are investigating two different crime scenes they believe are connected after a shooting left three people dead Sunday night.

Brookshire's thanks local growers

Brookshire Grocery company recently celebrated local growers at a luncheon. More than 50 local suppliers help fill the grocery company's stores across three states.
Panty burglar strikes Lufkin area again

Panty burglar strikes Lufkin area again

The panty bandit has struck again! Lufkin officers began investigating another reported burglary of stolen undergarments on Tuesday.

Jack Stallard covers a milestone moment at Sabine High School

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He covered a coach winning his 300th game. Mark Comfort reached that milestone at Sabine High School Tuesday night.

ETL: Free food, fun & fellowship

Jen and Rachel chat with Nickalous McGrew, Senior Pastor of Higher Dimensions Ministry. His church is getting ready for a Community Cookout.

TAX DAY: If you haven't filed, you're not alone

The deadline to file your taxes is just one week away, but if you haven't filed yet, you are not alone. According to a survey by Turbo Tax, up to 25 percent of Americans wait until the last two weeks to file their returns.

Madison Goforth will go forth from All Saints to the University of Dallas

She played softball and soccer in Tyler. She'll play softball in the Metroplex. Madison Goforth signed a scholarship with the University of Dallas Wednesday at All Saints Episcopal School.
2 arrested in connection with Upshur Co. teen shooting

2 arrested in connection with Upshur Co. teen shooting

The Upshur County Sheriff's Office has arrested two 14-year-old males in connection with the shooting death of a local teenager after the teen's body was found in a car.
White Oak standout chooses St. Gregory’s

White Oak standout chooses St. Gregory’s

Madison Faber made a decision on her college choice last Monday. The White Oak softball standout celebrated by terrorizing opposing pitchers for the remainder of the week.