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2 East Texas college nursing programs receive warnings from state board

2 East Texas college nursing programs receive warnings from state board

Two local colleges have received a warning from the Texas Board of Nursing.
Carnival moving Triumph from Galveston to New Orleans

Carnival moving Triumph from Galveston to New Orleans

Carnival Cruise  announced Monday the shifting of Carnival Triumph from Galveston to New Orleans.

Today marks 179th anniversary of Texas Independence Day

The Sons and Daughters of the Republic of Texas meet frequently, but always on this day to remember their ancestors and to celebrate the Independence of the great State of Texas.
Animal shelter officially underway in Longview

Animal shelter officially underway in Longview

 City officials, residents and their four- legged friends came out in the cold to the land donated by the Humane Society of North East Texas to ceremoniously begin the construction on the long awaited project aimed at saving hundreds of li
Fun Facts: Happy Texas Independence Day!

Fun Facts: Happy Texas Independence Day!

Happy Birthday, Texas! On this day in 1836, Texas declared their independence from Mexico and declared themselves a Republic.
Losses at home to sub.-500 teams could haunt Mavs

Losses at home to sub.-500 teams could haunt Mavs

Seeded sixth in the West, the Dallas Mavericks are three games away from the No. 3 seed. They’re also only two games away from being the seventh seed.
Smith County Sheriff's Office announces new website

Smith County Sheriff's Office announces new website

In a continued effort to maintain transparency within the Smith County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Larry Smith announced today the launching of a new and much improved website for the Smith County Sheriff’s Office.
SFA to begin spring football practice Saturday, scrimmage set for Longview High School

SFA to begin spring football practice Saturday, scrimmage set for Longview High School

Stephen F. Austin is set to open its 2015 spring practice schedule this week, announced Monday by head coach Clint Conque.
Car sticker rules could confuse Texas drivers

Car sticker rules could confuse Texas drivers

A new single-sticker system for inspecting and registering millions of Texas vehicles begins on Sunday, and some lawmakers are warning that the change will confuse Texas drivers.

Restaurant celebrates 'National Pancake Day' with free pancakes!

Get your forks ready--- Tuesday is National Pancake Day!
Van Zandt Co. home catches fire

Van Zandt Co. home catches fire

The Van Zandt County Fire Marshal Office is on scene of a house fire in the Edgewood area.
City of Gladewater announces warrant roundup

City of Gladewater announces warrant roundup

The City of Gladewater is urging its citizens who may be wanted on a warrant to turn themselves in to police. The 2015 warrant roundup will be starting on March 7.
ETX woman wanted on warrants in multiple counties

ETX woman wanted on warrants in multiple counties

Law enforcement officers in Angelina County and Gregg County are looking for Dana Michelle Carter Carter who is wanted on multiple warrants.

Texas nurse who contracted Ebola to sue hospital chain

She was the first person to ever contract Ebola in the United States, and now she's going to sue the hospital where she got infected.

Andrew Bloch:Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

 Meet Andrew Bloch, our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Marquis plays golf for All Saints.