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ETX boy pleads guilty to killing adoptive father, brother

ETX boy pleads guilty to killing adoptive father, brother

 A 13-year-old Cass County boy pleaded guilty to murder earlier this month in the slaying of his younger brother and adoptive father, officials said.

Name released of man killed in 18-wheeler crash on Loop 49

The name of the person killed in an accident on Loop 49 early Tuesday morning.
Texas Women's Basketball injury report

Texas Women's Basketball injury report

 According to Associate Athletic Trainer Lisa Stalans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) results show that senior forward Nneka Enemkpali tore her left anterior cruciate ligament during Monday's game at Baylor.
Baseball in top 10 of two preseason polls

Baseball in top 10 of two preseason polls

 The Texas baseball team has been ranked in the top 10 of two preseason polls, checking in at No. 6 in the Perfect Game poll and No. 10 in D1Baseball.com's list of top 25 teams.
No. 17 Men’s Basketball hosts No. 11 Kansas on Saturday, Jan. 24

No. 17 Men’s Basketball hosts No. 11 Kansas on Saturday, Jan. 24

 Coming off two victories in three days, the No. 17 Texas Men's Basketball team is ready for its biggest home contest of the season to date. On Saturday, Jan. 24, the Longhorns welcome No. 11 Kansas to the Frank Erwin Center.
Gov. Abbott, Lt. Gov. Patrick Take Oath of Office

Gov. Abbott, Lt. Gov. Patrick Take Oath of Office

In a moment he called "highly improbable," Greg Abbott became the 48th

'Put'em in a Coffin': The new, destructive social media game

"Put him in a coffin," it's the latest social media driven, destructive, attention getting prank to hit the internet. You can find it all over YouTube.
'Loan Ranger Bandit' pleads guilty to 13 counts of bank robbery

'Loan Ranger Bandit' pleads guilty to 13 counts of bank robbery

The "Loan Ranger Bandit" pleaded guilty to 13 counts of bank robbery in a Waco federal courtroom on Friday.
Longview woman arrested for allegedly kidnapping man, holding him at gunpoint

Longview woman arrested for allegedly kidnapping man, holding him at gunpoint

 A Longview woman remained in jail on Tuesday on $200,000 bond after police say she kidnapped a man that they found her with at a gas station.

Murder suspect identified in Rusk County burned body case

An arrest has been made in the death of John Cecil Clements. Arp Police arrested 33-year-old Dustin Vanhalst Wednesday evening. Vanhalst has been taken to the Rusk County Jail.
Longview falls out of top 10

Longview falls out of top 10

For the first time in four years Longview does not appear in the top 10 of an annual national ranking of U.S. cities’ economic growth.
Walmart customers can pick up tax refunds in cash free of charge

Walmart customers can pick up tax refunds in cash free of charge

Walmart customers can collect their tax refunds in cash at stores this tax season.

Baker Hughes to cut 7,000 jobs

Baker Hughes announced a large workforce cut in a Tuesday morning conference call.

Longview man arrested in death of Carthage man found in closet

A Longview man has been arrested in last week's death of a Carthage man whose body was found in a closet.
Authorities ID victims in fatal Morris Co. crash

Authorities ID victims in fatal Morris Co. crash

Authorities have identified the victims involved in a fatal crash in Morris County Monday