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Ebola outbreak delays 'Mercy Ships' aid to Africa

The Ebola crisis in Africa is now delaying aid the world's largest civilian hospital ship, but Mercy Ships is still committed to the region.
Longview gearing up for lone scrimmage

Longview gearing up for lone scrimmage

Longview head coach John King had a strong message for his team after Saturday’s intrasquad scrimmage. Expectations are higher than ever and preseason polls have the Lobos among the top as the season barrels closer.
Longview, Lufkin hospital affected in network data hack

Longview, Lufkin hospital affected in network data hack

Editor's Note: A statement from Longview Regional Medical Center and Lufkin Regional Medical Center can be found at the bottom of this report.

UT Tyler creates online degree geared toward working adults

The University of Texas at Tyler has created a new bachelor’s degree with the working adult in mind.

Let's do this differently

This Rick Perry indictment has been the funniest thing I have seen for a while when it comes to politics. Do we call this the politics of desperation?

'Pink Heals' brings smiles to East Texans battling cancer

There are some moments in life that leave you smiling from ear to ear. The "Pink Heals" project strives to create these moments for cancer patients and survivors. 

Teachers spend hundreds on classroom preparation

Every summer, teachers are expected to furnish their classrooms for the upcoming school year. According to a survey by the National School Supply and Equipment Association, teachers spent an average of $500 on school materials last year.
'Conflict of interest' could be reason Kilgore College board president resigned

'Conflict of interest' could be reason Kilgore College board president resigned

Last week, the president of the Kilgore College Board of Trustees resigned, citing health issues. But not everyone on the board is convinced that's the only reason Charlie Hale left his post.
Authorities looking for missing ETX girl

Authorities looking for missing ETX girl

Authorities are asking for the public's help in locating a missing East Texas girl.
Man found in possession of meth during warrant arrest

Man found in possession of meth during warrant arrest

Henderson County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a man allegedly in possesion of methamphetamines Monday morning during an attempt to serve an outstanding warrant.

Historic downtown Mineola hotel almost complete

Ron and Connie Meissner said they were praying about retirement, and never expected what God's answer would be.
Illegal immigrant accused of operating fake ID mill in ETX

Illegal immigrant accused of operating fake ID mill in ETX

An illegal immigrant has been detained and is on a Homeland Security hold after it was learned he was making fraudulent identification cards in Nacogdoches County.

VIDEO: East Texas Professional Credit Union robbery

Longview Police officers are still looking for the man who robbed the East Texas Professional Credit Union on August 13, 2014.
Smith County deputies arrest homicide suspect

Smith County deputies arrest homicide suspect

Investigators with the Smith County Sheriff's office are investigating a homicide.
Smith County Sheriff's office arrest homicide suspect

Smith County Sheriff's office arrest homicide suspect

At approximately 1:48am on Monday, August 18, 2014, Smith County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch received a 911 call regarding an unresponsive man.