A pair of hefty sentences was affirmed last week by two Texas Courts of Appeals. The convictions of George Wayne Smith and Samuel DeWayne Colbert, both of Henderson County, were affirmed after both appealed their convictions.
Longview’s Historic Preservation Commission has completed one of the final steps needed to apply for state recognition for its preservation efforts; however, the last major step, the designation of local historical landmarks, still might
The district’s Board of Trustees on Monday unanimously approved ending a two-year salary freeze, effectively restoring scheduled salary steps in their entirety. The vote was 6-0, with Trustee Dr. Mark Camp absent.
Big Tobacco is back on the airwaves.
More than four decades on from the federal ban on cigarette ads for radio and television, some of the nation's major tobacco producers are back on TV with spots featuring e-cigarettes.