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Man accused of firing shots at wife, son running from home

Man accused of firing shots at wife, son running from home

Deputies arrested an Angelina County father Tuesday evening after the man allegedly shot at his adult son and wife.
Suspect steals van from man sleeping in vehicle at Nacogdoches store

Suspect steals van from man sleeping in vehicle at Nacogdoches store

A Houston man is behind bars after forcibly stealing a van while a man was sleeping in the vehicle.
ETX teacher fighting Cystic Fibrosis, waiting on lung transplant

ETX teacher fighting Cystic Fibrosis, waiting on lung transplant

An East Texas teacher is battling a life-threatening disorder and is waiting on a lung transplant.
Power restored at HISD campuses

Power restored at HISD campuses

The power is back on at all campuses in the Hallsville Independent School District after experiencing an outage Wednesday morning.
Police searching for 'dangerous' ETX man wanted on child sexual assault charges

Police searching for 'dangerous' ETX man wanted on child sexual assault charges

The Tyler Police Department is searching for an East Texan who considered to be extremely dangerous.
Jacksonville HC/AD takes OC position at Chapel Hill

Jacksonville HC/AD takes OC position at Chapel Hill

An East Texas head coach has resigned to take a job at a place very familiar to him.

FIRE MARSHAL: Cause of Smith Co. early morning house fire unknown

Smith County fire crews extinguished a house fire that displaced a family early Wednesday morning.
Man arrested in connection with Longview shooting released from jail

Man arrested in connection with Longview shooting released from jail

An East Texas man who was arrested in connection with a February shooting has been released from jail.
TJC wins big, Kilgore High School loses at the buzzer

TJC wins big, Kilgore High School loses at the buzzer

The Kilgore Bulldogs lost a heart-breaker Tuesday night in the state playoffs. Jared Embry made a game-winning shot at the buzzer to lead Paris over the Ragin' Red, 51-49.
Leadership on display

Leadership on display

My goodness, it was great to see and hear a statesman in the well on the floor of Congress today. Probably the only smart thing John Boehner has done since he became speaker was to invite Benjamin Netanyahu to speak today.

UPDATE: Family member identifies victim in Longview fatal shooting

Longview NAACP and a family member confirm Tuesday night's shooting victim is Da'Coreyan Blankenship.

Simpson: 'It's the conservative thing to do'

Texas is historically a conservative state, but for one representative, opening the doors for marijuana use does not mean Texas is compromising its conservative values.
Longview animal control officer rescues dog with jar stuck on head

Longview animal control officer rescues dog with jar stuck on head

A Longview animal control officer was able to help a small dog out of a tight spot today.
Bossier City casino looking to hire more than 100 workers

Bossier City casino looking to hire more than 100 workers

If you're looking for a job in the area, the Margaritaville Resort Casino has announced they are looking to fill more than 100 positions, both full-time and part-time.

Two LeTourneau students have mile-high dreams

Two LeTourneau University students have mile high dreams and are fundraising to make it possible.