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LIST: 2014 ETX volleyball capsules

LIST: 2014 ETX volleyball capsules

LONGVIEW Mascot: Lady Lobos Coach: Chaka Jackson Coach’s record: 140-134 (96-103 at Longview)
Football: Hallsville players, coaches ready to begin workouts

Football: Hallsville players, coaches ready to begin workouts

David Plunk expects to see a combination of nervousness and excitement when the Hallsville Bobcats arrive for the first day of fall football drills on Monday. And, he’s not just talking about the players.
Football: Longview opens fall drills Monday with lofty expectations

Football: Longview opens fall drills Monday with lofty expectations

It’s time to take ownership for the Lobos.
Authorities rescue kitten trapped in E. Texas well

Authorities rescue kitten trapped in E. Texas well

Usually, the story goes: Firefighters rescued a cat stuck in a tree. Apparently, that's not the case in East Texas. In fact, it's in the opposite direction.
Wife of ETX doctor found unresponsive in pool, dies at hospital

Wife of ETX doctor found unresponsive in pool, dies at hospital

A well-known East  Texas doctor's wife died after being found unresponsive in a pool Sunday evening.
Tyler Water Utilities to close off part of 9th street this week for valve installation

Tyler Water Utilities to close off part of 9th street this week for valve installation

Beginning on Tuesday, August 12, Tyler Water Utilities will be closing 9th Street, between Roseland Boulevard and Donnybrook Avenue, to through traffic for the installation of a 24-inch water valve.
TxDOT provides back to school driving tips

TxDOT provides back to school driving tips

The end of summer means millions of Texas children will soon return to school. TxDOT reminds drivers to be extra cautious as school zones become more active.
Vacancies focus of new effort for downtown Longview

Vacancies focus of new effort for downtown Longview

Concerns about rising vacancies on a key downtown block are prompting a new effort to help get businesses into empty storefronts along Tyler Street.
Longview council looks to restart town hall meetings

Longview council looks to restart town hall meetings

A longtime tradition of the Longview mayor and City Council has been put on hold this year but may soon be coming back.
Kids fishing day debuts to 65 at Lake Gladewater

Kids fishing day debuts to 65 at Lake Gladewater

Bobby Sanders helped his three children reposition their bait Saturday as his oldest daughter, Melody, 11, reminisced about catching her first “big bass.”
Local Crime Stoppers seeking suspect in hit and run that left teenager hospitalized

Local Crime Stoppers seeking suspect in hit and run that left teenager hospitalized

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin is seeking the help of the public in identifying the driver in a hit and run accident that left a local teenager hospitalized.
ETX bank employees robbed, undetermined amount of cash taken

ETX bank employees robbed, undetermined amount of cash taken

The Tyler Police Department is investigating an incident where two Tyler bank employees were robbed in a heist Monday morning.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 11, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 11, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Monday, August 11, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 9500 S. Broadway. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 200 E. Grande. 

Quitman mourns lost girls

It's been more than two weeks since the two Quitman toddlers were found dead, and the town is mourning their loss.