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Browns’ Pettine visits Manziel in rehab, says QB in ‘much better place’

Browns’ Pettine visits Manziel in rehab, says QB in ‘much better place’

 Browns coach Mike Pettine said that last week he visited troubled quarterback Johnny Manziel, who entered a rehab clinic in late January.

East Texas man who beat wife to death pleads guilty

A man accused of killing his wife in Smith County accepted a plea deal on Wednesday.
Lindale PD warns of phishing scam, virus

Lindale PD warns of phishing scam, virus

The Lindale Police Department is warning the public about a scam in the area.

Former NHS employee gets 15 years in prison for child porn

A former Nacogdoches ISD cafeteria worker was sentenced in federal court Wednesday for attempted production of child pornography.
Overnight crash sends ETX child to hospital with life-threatening injuries

Overnight crash sends ETX child to hospital with life-threatening injuries

A 7-week-child is fighting for his life after a major crash late Tuesday night.

Former Gregg County Judge Matt 'Mad Dog' Dawson dies at 98

Baylor University is mourning the passing of Baylor Law School Professor Matt Dawson, a towering figure in the Texas legal profession and a cherished member of the Baylor Law School family. Dawson died Tuesday, Feb. 17, at the age of 98.

Suspects in murder of former ETX coach to go before grand jury Wednesday

According to the family of a slain East Texas man, his accused murderers will go before a grand jury Wednesday in Brewster County, Tex

Longview Lady Lobos and Tyler Lee Red Raiders get good news

The Longview Lady Lobos won their bi-district game in Bullard Tuesday night. Longview eliminated Corsicana, 49-35. The Lady Lobos scored the first seven points of the game.

Dismantle the DHS

Government at the federal level for all of my lifetime has been a bloated cow with too much cud (your money) to chew on than anything else. Did we ever need a department of energy? What a joke.

Whitehouse community coming together for need families with fun run

“Just this past month at Philadelphia Blessing we actually set a record for the Whitehouse Food Pantry where we serviced 6-hundred and 47 people in one month and that was an increase even over what we did in December." -Anthony Johns
Detectives investigating death of 6-month-old E. Texas infant

Detectives investigating death of 6-month-old E. Texas infant

Shelby County investigators are looking into the death of an infant discovered on Monday.

'American Sniper Trial' defense attorneys give opening statements

Tuesday, opening statements were heard by the defense in the "American Sniper Trial" of Eddie Ray Routh. A man accused of murdering former navy seal Chris Kyle and his friend Chad Littlefield. 

Women's Ministry reaches out to community

Mobberly Baptist Church in Longview is reaching out to the community to provide spiritual and practical assistance to women who have gone through crisis situations such as domestic abuse, abortions, sex trafficking and mental illness.

All officers involved in shooting of Longview teen back on duty

The Longview Police Department confirms all three officers have returned to duy following a fatal shooting in their lobby.
Former Capital One employee pleads guilty to bank robbery

Former Capital One employee pleads guilty to bank robbery

A former Capital One employee accused of robbing a Tyler bank last year pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday. Daniel River Burson, 37, of Mckinney, admitted to robbing a Capital One Bank on Monday, August 11, 2014.