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Glass Dragon trio faces new charges

Three members of a family facing charges related to selling synthetic drugs from three Longview stores are scheduled for arraignment next week on a new indictment that would increase their prison time and fines.

Longview apartment standoff suspect arrested

A Longview  man who is a suspect in an apartment complex standoff has been arrested and charged.
650 still without power in Upshur County

650 still without power in Upshur County

According to Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation, as of 8:30 a.m., Friday, 650 customers are still without power. Crews are continuing to work to restore service as soon as possible.
HWY 79 reopened after 18-wheeler crash, diesel spill

HWY 79 reopened after 18-wheeler crash, diesel spill

Authorities have reopened an East Texas highway after responding to a major accident early Friday morning. 
Eltife, Paddie file 'Kari's Law'

Eltife, Paddie file 'Kari's Law'

State Senator Kevin Eltife (R-Tyler) and Representative Chris Paddie (R-Marshall) filed Kari's Law which would require businesses to have direct access to 911 emergency services through their phone systems. The bill is S.B.

Jack Stallard previews Junior College Regional Tournament

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked about next week's JUCO Tournament in Jacksonville. Stallard said...

UT Tyler breaks school record

UT Tyler scored 113 points Thursday night. That's the most in school history. The Patriots crushed The University of the Ozarks, 113-53.

Sleeping through government takeover

While we've been covering the weather this week these things have been happening.

A local service dog needs your help

Alexandra Stafford is asking for your help. Her family needs money to pay for her dog's medical care.

Kilgore and TJC split their basketball double-header

The Kilgore College Rangers beat TJC Thursday at Wagstaff Gym in Tyler, 64-59. KC has won four straight. The Apache Ladies beat Kilgore, 61-39. The Tyler Junior College women have won nine of their last ten.
Fourth suspect in ETX kindapping, murder taken into custody

Fourth suspect in ETX kindapping, murder taken into custody

On Thursday, police arrested the fourth suspect wanted in a kidnapping and murder of an East Texas man.
CPAC 2015: GOP White House contenders unite against Hillary Clinton

CPAC 2015: GOP White House contenders unite against Hillary Clinton

 The year's biggest conservative confab kicks off Thursday as thousands of activists, elected officials and party leaders gather for the Conservative Political Action Conference.

Candidates reach out before elections

This May, four new people will be working to run the city of Longview.
Longview doctor disciplined for poor communication, boundary issues

Longview doctor disciplined for poor communication, boundary issues

At its February 13, 2015 meeting, the Texas Medical Board disciplined 45 licensed physicians and issued three cease and desist orders.