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Revenue at splash pad concession stand tops $6,000 in first month

Revenue at splash pad concession stand tops $6,000 in first month

The newest city-operated concession stand sold enough drinks and snacks to cover its operating costs in its first month while earning thousands more than Longview’s other two stands.
Revenue at splash pad concession stand tops $6,000 in first month

Revenue at splash pad concession stand tops $6,000 in first month

The newest city-operated concession stand sold enough drinks and snacks to cover its operating costs in its first month while earning thousands more than Longview’s other two stands.
Longview daycare worker fired after hitting child with shoe

Longview daycare worker fired after hitting child with shoe

Longview church has fired a day care worker over what a state agency termed “inappropriate discipline” of a child. An investigative report indicates the former employee hit the child with a shoe.
Revenue at splash pad concession stand tops $6,000 in first month

Revenue at splash pad concession stand tops $6,000 in first month

The newest city-operated concession stand sold enough drinks and snacks to cover its operating costs in its first month while earning thousands more than Longview’s other two stands.
1 dead after collision with 18-wheeler in Lufkin

1 dead after collision with 18-wheeler in Lufkin

One person is dead after two cars collided at an intersection in Lufkin.
Some East Texas schools taking stance on electronic cigarettes

Some East Texas schools taking stance on electronic cigarettes

Some East Texas school districts are banning electronic cigarettes, while others don’t see a need to change policy regarding the devices.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 24, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 24, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Thursday, July 24, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 1900 S. Beckham. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 3900 Chandler Hwy. 
Strong storms cause power outages in East Texas

Strong storms cause power outages in East Texas

Strong thunderstorms are to blame for a tremendous amount of power outages in East Texas.

Stephen King, not so shining

I've seen one Stephen King movie, The Shining. Most people loved it. I was bored.

Tyler roses suffering from too much precipitation

Roses need roughly 6-8 hours of sunlight along with proper air circulation to thrive during the summer months. But in addition to ideal ground conditions, the life and health of a rose is dependent on its watering schedule.
Tyler wins City Council of the Year Award

Tyler wins City Council of the Year Award

During this morning’s regularly scheduled meeting, the Tyler City Council was presented the “City Council of the Year Award” from the Texas City Management Association (TCMA) for their continued commitment to ethics, prudent f

Golf popularity declining

The number of Golfers in the United States has been declining for years. On Tuesday, even the national retailer, Dick's Sporting Goods, announced they are laying off 500 PGA pro's, after falling short of their golf sale's goals.
ETX rancher accused of stealing, selling bull

ETX rancher accused of stealing, selling bull

An East Texas man turned himself in to law enforcement officials Monday after authorities issued a theft of livestock warrant for his arrest. 

Wild Hog population growing in East Texas

The wild boar population is growing in East Texas and the pigs aren't staying put in the woods. They're moving inward to homes, parks, and restaurants.