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ETX man is grateful to local officer for her quick actions

ETX man is grateful to local officer for her quick actions

An East Texas man is grateful for a local police officer who helped save his life.

Half-naked woman found in box at Texas landfill, police say

A woman walked out of a Dallas bar and woke up in a box at the landfill in Irving..
Walmart to pay workers well above minimum wage

Walmart to pay workers well above minimum wage

Walmart, the frequent focus of advocates for low-wage workers, is giving its lowest-paid workers a raise.

POLICE: Boyfriend murdered Longview native in "rage killing' made in passion

According to KXAN, the boyfriend of 24-year-old Katie Lanell Eager, the woman who was found dead in a Cedar park apartment on Wednesday, h

POLICE: Boyfriend murdered Longview native in "rage killing' made in passion

According to KXAN, the boyfriend of 24-year-old Katie Lanell Eager, the woman who was found dead in a Cedar park apartment on Wednesday, h
Judge orders first same-sex marriage license in Texas

Judge orders first same-sex marriage license in Texas

A state court has ordered Travis County Clerk Dana Debeauvoir to issue the state's first same-sex marriage license for an Austin couple. The order was issued Thursday morning by District Judge David Wahlberg.
Gladewater treatment facility withdraws its application

Gladewater treatment facility withdraws its application

 A nonprofit company looking to open a treatment facility for boys with severe behavioral issues in Gladewater has withdrawn its application for licensing with the state.

Special Report: Cowboy church -- a western culture

 Cowboy church is booming in East Texas. It's a non-denominational combination of fun and preaching. Where else can you find western entertainment and Jesus?

Middle school students build ramp for 6th grader battling bone cancer

6th grader Pasha Williams has been battling bone cancer since last year. Initially going into remission, it recently re-appeared in her knee.

"Voice of Kilgore" battling leukemia; fighting to get back to the game

 Manny Almanza is the sports announcer for Kilgore College and after battling frequent infections, doctors diagnosed him with leukemia.
ETX man allegedly sets apartment on fire after eviction notice

ETX man allegedly sets apartment on fire after eviction notice

A Commerce man was taken into custody and charged with intentionally setting an apartment on fire.

More green vegetables, less fried foods

Heart disease is the number one killer in the United States. Experts say your diet plays a big part in heart health.
Brothers found guilty of killing bottlenose dolphin in Texas bayou

Brothers found guilty of killing bottlenose dolphin in Texas bayou

Authorities have announced the guilty plea of two brother who were accused of killing a bottlenose dolphin in a Texas bayou.

East Texas leadership banquet featuring Cowboys' Chad Hennings

East Texas Christian Academy is excited to present and host the East Texas Leadership Banquet with special guest Chad Hennings.

Kilgore College receives grant to accommodate growing industrial workforce

The Industrial Maintenance Program at Kilgore College in Longview received a grant based on a growing demand for workers in that field in east Texas.