Today marks the anniversary of the Hurricane of 1900

114 years ago, a category 4 hurricane destroyed Galveston, Texas.

International home buyers add billions of dollars to Texas economy

Texas home sales by international buyers have risen to their highest levels in 5 years. During the last 12 months, international home sales added more than $11-billion to the Texas economy. 

More than 700 homes listed in new Longview flood plain

New flood hazard area maps are now in effect in the city of Longview and more than 700 properties are listed in the flood plain. The city has been working with F.E.M.A.
Smith County Sheriff's Office arrests burglary suspect

Smith County Sheriff's Office arrests burglary suspect

Smith County deputies have arrested a man who allegedly burglarized a home hours after his release from jail.

UT Health Northeast opens inpatient Behavioral Health unit for seniors

UT Health Northeast made a huge breakthrough in the mental health field. Monday, they had their open house for a new Senior Behavioral Health Inpatient Unit.
Authorities charge 'Sons of Guns' star for rape of 11-year-old

Authorities charge 'Sons of Guns' star for rape of 11-year-old

Livingston Parish deputies are charging William Hayden, 49, for allegedly raping an 11-year-old girl in March 2013.
Longview man wins new car with hole in one shot

Longview man wins new car with hole in one shot

A Longview man may need to find another driver -- not the club -- after hitting a hole in one at the Oak Forest Country Club.

48th annual Mineola Hay Show educates local growers and students

It's that time of year again for the Mineola Hay Show. "Its Christmas for a farmer," said Jody Holmes, a local grower and participant.
Gladewater road open after gas leak

Gladewater road open after gas leak

An East Texas has reopened after it was closed briefly due to a gas leak Monday afternoon.
POLICE: 20-year-old accidently shoots self in leg at apartment complex near UT Tyler

POLICE: 20-year-old accidently shoots self in leg at apartment complex near UT Tyler

According to Don Martin, Public Information Officer for the Tyler Police Department, a resident of an apartment complex across the street from The University of Texas at Tyler accidently shot themselves Monday afternoon.
Authorities seeking information on ETX diesel theft

Authorities seeking information on ETX diesel theft

Authorities are asking for the public's help identifying the person involved in a Smith County theft on Sunday night.
Ravens release Ray Rice after video of girlfriend assault surfaces

Ravens release Ray Rice after video of girlfriend assault surfaces

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been released less than 24 hours after a video of him punching his then-girlfriend in an elevator was posted to TMZ.

Arsonist shoots flare into several Lufkin homes

Authorities are seeking information in a recent crime where a person shot a flare through two Lufkin homes.
'Sons of Guns' star charged with another count of forcible rape

'Sons of Guns' star charged with another count of forcible rape

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives added a charge of Forcible Rape today on William Hayden, 49, of 11770 Greenwell Springs for the alleged rape of a 12-year-old female that occurred approximately 22 years ago within East Baton Rouge Pa
Police: ETX woman killed in weekend hit-and-run

Police: ETX woman killed in weekend hit-and-run

An East Texas woman was killed over the weekend in an alleged hit and run incident in Hunt county.