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Johnston-McQueen gets new chief, Judson principal named as CTE director

Johnston-McQueen gets new chief, Judson principal named as CTE director

A veteran principal and nationally renowned education consultant has been named principal at Johnston-McQueen Elementary School, and the long-time principal at Judson Middle School will take over the district’s Career and Technology Educa
Deputies arrest ETX pair accused of stealing $200,000 in equipment

Deputies arrest ETX pair accused of stealing $200,000 in equipment

Deputies arrested two people accused of taking more than $200,000 in stolen equipment in both Louisiana and Texas.
Jerry Jones admits Cowboys were ‘that close’ to drafting Manziel

Jerry Jones admits Cowboys were ‘that close’ to drafting Manziel

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones can’t help himself. Instead of focusing on training camp, Jones gave new life to an old story during a live segment Sunday on the NFL Network.
ETX woman dies after hitting tree in crash

ETX woman dies after hitting tree in crash

An East Texas woman was killed late Sunday night when her vehicle left the road and hit a tree.
Sheriff's deputy placed on administrative leave after fatal shooting

Sheriff's deputy placed on administrative leave after fatal shooting

According to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy has been placed on administrative leave after he was involved in a fatal shooting Sunday morning.
Eustace Rockies win 8U Player Pitch state championship

Eustace Rockies win 8U Player Pitch state championship

The Eustace Rockies eight and under boys player pitch team sponsored by Henderson County District Attorney Scott McKee finished up its undefeated season last night with a State Championship finals win over the Bosqueville Heat.

VIDEO: Crime Stoppers seek public's help identifying alleged cash deposit thieves

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin is seeking the help of the public in identifying several male suspects who reportedly stole a cash deposit from a convenience store.
Balloon week: Organizers prep airport, keep eye on the weather

Balloon week: Organizers prep airport, keep eye on the weather

A successful hot air balloon flight comes from knowing what you can and cannot control. The same can be said for the annual national event that lifts off at dawn Monday.
Pilots set sail on trial runs in push before balloon race starts

Pilots set sail on trial runs in push before balloon race starts

For the 55 pilots scheduled to compete in the 2014 U.S. National Hot Air Balloon Championship, the days leading up to the competition can be vital for practice.

Longview teens learn about fire rescue at camp

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New Upshur County dog shelter open and full

New Upshur County dog shelter open and full

A fledgling Upshur County animal shelter is at its 30-dog capacity about one month after opening behind a pet hospital in Gilmer.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 28, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 28, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Monday, July 28, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 4100 Paluxy. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 2300 SSE Loop 323. 

Jacksonville community supports boy battling cancer

East Texans are famous for their friendly smiles and kind hearts. On Sunday, one smile captured many hearts in the Jacksonville community.  In March, Rafael Gonzalez and his wife received heartbreaking news.
One person hospitalized following head-on collision in Tyler

One person hospitalized following head-on collision in Tyler

One person is recovering in the hospital Sunday evening following a head on collision in Tyler. The wreck happened around 7:00 p.m. in the 1700 block of east Gentry.