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Broadway is coming to Longview

Broadway is coming to East Texas this month. Theatre Longview is preparing to host a "Best of Broadway" show to encourage more participation in the theatre community.
Tax exemption available for the uninsured

Tax exemption available for the uninsured

The Affordable Care Act required nearly all Americans to have some form of health insurance in 2014 or pay a tax penalty. Millions of Americans could avoid that fine.
Authorities seeking tips on Lunch Box robber

Authorities seeking tips on Lunch Box robber

Crime Stoppers needs your help identifying a man who robbed an employee of The Lunch Box restaurant on North John Redditt Drive in Lufkin.

VIDEO: SFA Lumberjack sets NCAA record

An East Texas athlete is now an NCAA record holder after a high-flying vault Saturday in College Station.
1 dies in ETX crash over weekend; driver charged with intoxication manslaughter

1 dies in ETX crash over weekend; driver charged with intoxication manslaughter

Authorities arrested an allegedly intoxicated Carthage teen Saturday night after a fatal two-vehicle crash in Panola County.
Truck rolls backward onto East Texas man, kills him

Truck rolls backward onto East Texas man, kills him

An East Texas man was killed Sunday night when his truck rolled backward onto him.
LONE STAR SEAHAWKS: East Texans play their way to Super Bowl

LONE STAR SEAHAWKS: East Texans play their way to Super Bowl

Two East Texans have stamped their place in sports history as they gear up to play in Super Bowl XLIX.
Four year old killed by falling tree in Nacogdoches Co.

Four year old killed by falling tree in Nacogdoches Co.

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff Office is investigating the death of a four year old child Sunday that occurred on Green Mountain Road in Nacogdoches County.

The veteran behind, 'American Sniper'

With 160 confirmed kills, Chris Kyle was the US Military's most lethal sniper.
Emergency crews on scene of house fire in Troup

Emergency crews on scene of house fire in Troup

East Texas fire crews are responding to several grass fires across the Smith County and Cherokee County area. One of which damaged a house in Troup. Troup firefighters responding to a house fire off of County Road 3811.

The Lone Star State celebrates a Texas holiday

On Saturday, Texans are celebrating "Confederate Heroes Day." It is a Texas state holiday falling on January 19th. The day is dedicated to honoring those who fought and died for what they believed to be right during The Civil War.
Police searching for two armed men who robbed business

Police searching for two armed men who robbed business

Tyler police are searching for two men who robbed a business early Saturday evening. The robbery happened at a store in the 900 Block of South Vine Ave. just after 8:00 p.m.
 Norvell named wide receivers coach

Norvell named wide receivers coach

 A former offensive coordinator at Oklahoma, UCLA and Nebraska, who also brings NFL experience, Jay Norvell has been named wide receivers coach at The University of Texas, head coach Charlie Strong announced Friday.
 Join Texas Baseball for the 2015 Fan Appreciation Day & Alumni Game

Join Texas Baseball for the 2015 Fan Appreciation Day & Alumni Game

 The Texas Baseball team will host its annual Fan Appreciation Day on Saturday, January 31 before the Alumni Game, scheduled for a 1 p.m. start at UFCU Disch-Falk Field.
First Half Woes Doom Patriots in 75-62 Loss to La. College

First Half Woes Doom Patriots in 75-62 Loss to La. College

 Host Louisiana College built a 40-19 lead at halftime, and was able to hold on to the lead, defeating the UT Tyler men's basketball team 75-62 on Thursday night. The loss drops the Patriots to 1-15 on the year.