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All this for a storm?

The last 48 hours if you follow the news at all you have been hearing about he snow-maggedon or snow-pocolypse heading to New York City. Here it comes. They held news conference. They warned.

East Texas churches host 'LOL4C' event for high school students

Wednesday, thousands of students will gather at Mineola High School to celebrate the event, "Live Out Loud 4 Christ'.
2 arrested in Mt. Pleasant holdup

2 arrested in Mt. Pleasant holdup

Two East Texas police departments worked jointly to catch the perpetrators believed responsible for a recent gas station burglary in Mt. Pleasant.

Guns could soon be allowed on campus for concealed carry permit holders

Two Texas Republican Senators say the campus personal protection act now has enough support to go to the floor. We spoke to students at UT Tyler today to see what they thought about concealed guns on campus.
Longview council talks animal shelter construction, operation

Longview council talks animal shelter construction, operation

Longview staff will recommend today that the City Council approve a $5.75 million contract for the construction of an animal shelter, but won’t advise the council on where to find the additional $750,000 to pay for it.

Kevrin Justice going from Kilgore to Houston

Call it February Football Fever. National Signing Day is February 4. An East Texan is going from Kilgore to H-Town. Kevrin Justice will sign with the Houston Cougars.

Justin Dunning going from Whitehouse to Texas A&M

A Whitehouse Wildcat wore maroon in high school and he'll wear maroon in college. Justin Dunning is going to College Station. He'll sign with Texas A&M.

John Tyler's Jeremy Lane on cover of Sports Illustrated

He used to play at John Tyler. Now he's playing to a national audience. Jeremy Lane is on the cover of Sports Illustrated. The East Texan is featured with four of his Seattle teammates.
Police investigate drive-by shooting

Police investigate drive-by shooting

The Longview Police Department is still investigating a drive- by shooting that happened Monday night. Around 6 p.m. police responded to a gunshot call on the 300 block of Nikki drive.

1 dead after shooting in Rusk

According to the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office, one person is dead after a shooting in Rusk.

VIDEO: Multiple crews responding to house fire in Chapel Hill

The Smith County Fire Marshal's Office says multiple fire crews responded to a grass fire that later jumped to a house. The house is located on County Road 210 in Chapel Hill.
Smoke at Tyler church ruled false alarm

Smoke at Tyler church ruled false alarm

Update: Officials say smoke reported coming from The Chapel of Saints Peter and Paul in Tyler is a false alarm.  
Preliminary autopsies returned on 2 Longview deaths

Preliminary autopsies returned on 2 Longview deaths

According to the Longview News-Journal, two preliminary auto
ETX man indicted in stabbing, carjacking

ETX man indicted in stabbing, carjacking

A Marshall man has been indicted for his role in an alleged carjacking.
Tyler house sustains minimal damage after blaze

Tyler house sustains minimal damage after blaze

Emergency crews are responding to a structure fire on the west side of Tyler.