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Former Lobo football player released from jail after evading arrest

A former Longview Lobo football player is out of jail today after posting bonds on multiple charges totaling $116,500.

"Warrior Tree Project" raises thousands for wounded veterans this Christmas

'Tis the season for giving. Veterans across the United States gave us our freedom, and now it's time to return the favor.

TX postal workers caught on camera mishandling packages

U.S. Postal Service workers near Houston, Texas have been accused of mishandling packages and at least two incidents have been caught on camera. One customer witnessed a loud thump after a postal worker showed up to their porch.

Local football team makes school history

 For the first time ever, the Mineola Yellowjackets are in the state semi-finals. "We're 5 rounds in the playoffs and its breath taking," said Dalton Dupont, senior right guard.
Weak disturbances through work-week, T-Storms by Sunday

Weak disturbances through work-week, T-Storms by Sunday

As we finish off the remainder of this work week, we will have some disturbances that will generate clouds over East Texas and afternoon temperatures in the 50s and low 60s.

Palestine Main Street Wine Swirl Around the Corner

Downtown merchants are ready to welcome ten wineries and delicious specialty foods on December 13, 2014 from 4 – 7 p.m. for the Main Street Wine Swirl.

Drive through 'Bethlehem,' in New London this weekend

London Baptist Church is bringing a live Nativity Drive Thru to New London, Texas. On December 12 and 13, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. they will transform two city streets into primitive Bethlehem.

Help these guys get out of the box

Brain and Carter with 95.3/102.3 The Breeze, are collecting toys for toys for tots.
Man pleads guilty to drug distribution leading to death of Alfred Wright

Man pleads guilty to drug distribution leading to death of Alfred Wright

A 28-year-old Jasper, Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal drug violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
Big 12 needs a 13th game, but be careful

Big 12 needs a 13th game, but be careful

Remember Colt McCoy and Texas’ undefeated 2009 team? It was on its way down the conference title game disposal chute when a referee’s quick whistle saved the Longhorns against three-loss Nebraska.
Smith Co. Fire Marshal seeking information on 'worst animal cruelty case they've ever seen'

Smith Co. Fire Marshal seeking information on 'worst animal cruelty case they've ever seen'

The Smith County Fire Marshal's Office is seeking information on what they call "one of the worst animal cruelty cases they have ever seen."
Sanchez says Romo is a ‘great dude’

Sanchez says Romo is a ‘great dude’

Count Philadelphia’s Mark Sanchez among the many who admire Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo.
Clowney’s teammates hoping for full recovery from surgery

Clowney’s teammates hoping for full recovery from surgery

Jadeveon Clowney’s teammates expressed hope that his micro-fracture knee surgery, which was done Monday, will allow him to become the player everyone expected when he became the top pick in the 2014 NFL draft.

Young Texas girl battling cancer makes plea for birthday cards

Kali Wiggins is almost 5 years old and she is having the time of her life.
24 states now suing Obama over immigration

24 states now suing Obama over immigration

Twenty-four states have signed onto the legal challenge against President Barack Obama over his executive action on immigration, incoming Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced Wednesday.