Statewide News + Local News

Tyler creates remodeling plan for tennis courts in disrepair

15-love. The city of Tyler is working with the Parks and Recreation board, to preserve the tennis courts in local parks. 
Longview High School students use animals to get money for college

Longview High School students use animals to get money for college

Longview High School FFA students are hard at work raising, feeding and caring for pigs, sheep and cattle for college scholarships and tuition money.

Bow season already proving successful for East Texans

Bow season shot off less than two week ago and hunters are already seeing some success. Outdoor Connection Manager, Logan Bishop, says the past few weeks in the pro shop have been busy with hunters coming in for equipment.
AT&T will pay $105 million for unauthorized charges on customer bills

AT&T will pay $105 million for unauthorized charges on customer bills

 Listen up, AT&T customers: You may be in for a refund.
Bought Red Bull in the last decade? You're likely owed money

Bought Red Bull in the last decade? You're likely owed money

Following a recent settlement, customers who bought a Red Bull product between January 1, 2002, and October 3, 2014, are entitled to cash or free products from the energy drink giant.
 East Texas High School Football Team Leaders

East Texas High School Football Team Leaders

Who is the passing leader of East Texas? How about the rushing leader?
Authorities seeking tips on illegal dumping in Smith Co.

Authorities seeking tips on illegal dumping in Smith Co.

Law enforcement officials are asking for the public's help identifying the person(s) responsible for illegally dumping a large amount of tires.
Second possible Ebola patient reported in Dallas-area

Second possible Ebola patient reported in Dallas-area

 A patient has been admitted to the emergency room "after reporting possible exposure to the Ebola virus," Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas said in a statement Wednesday.
The NBA's next female assistant coach is working with the Dallas Mavericks

The NBA's next female assistant coach is working with the Dallas Mavericks

Slowly the NBA, and other leagues, have integrated women into their game beyond that just of glorified models in tight clothing waving pom poms, or as TV announcers.
Foster, Cushing ‘good to go’ for Colts game

Foster, Cushing ‘good to go’ for Colts game

Eleven players didn’t participate in the Texans’ walk-through practice Tuesday, including running back Arian Foster, receiver Andre Johnson and linebacker Brian Cushing.
East Texas high school football stat leaders

East Texas high school football stat leaders

The Longview News-Journal covers East Texas high school football. Who is leading the area in rushing and passing?
Texas fugitive walks into police station with stolen glock, turns self in

Texas fugitive walks into police station with stolen glock, turns self in

Troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop I placed a 29-year-old Texas man into custody after he walked into the Troop armed with a stolen handgun.
Swimming: Pine Tree’s Jones wins 100, 200 at Irving meet

Swimming: Pine Tree’s Jones wins 100, 200 at Irving meet

Pine Tree’s Jacob Jones won the 100-yard freestyle and the 200-yard freestyle at the Irving ISD Sprint Invitational on Saturday.
Green apologizes for caption on Holocaust selfie

Green apologizes for caption on Holocaust selfie

One of the Spurs’ more active players on social media, Danny Green had a misstep on Instagram during the team’s trip to Berlin with an unfortunate caption for a “selfie” he recently took at the city’s Holocaust Mus
Cowboys eye 'statement game' at Seattle

Cowboys eye 'statement game' at Seattle

Despite the Cowboys' 4-1 start, questions remain about just how good they are. Their four victories came against teams that are a combined 7-12.