LBJ summit celebrates law’s 50th anniversary
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 06 Apr 2014 22:02:00 -0500
AUSTIN — Four U.S. presidents, including Barack Obama, are scheduled to headline a summit this week that commemorates the signing of a law 50 years ago that brought broad changes in America’s social f
Heavy rains bring flooding to East Texas
news-journal.com / Mon, 07 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
While watching the rain fall from inside his home, Longview resident Eric Collins had an idea.
Commissioners talk status of efficiency study implementation
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
In a nearly three hour workshop, city commissioners heard how much of the city efficiency study has been implemented in Marshall.
Arts and entertainment calendar
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 10 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
Near Fort Hood, church service honors fallen
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 06 Apr 2014 22:01:00 -0500
KILLEEN — The church program pictured an empty road being enveloped by the dark clouds of a sweeping thunderstorm, and the service’s lesson was from Isaiah 35:4, “Be strong, fear not.” The preacher im
Kilgore spring film festival set to start April 23
news-journal.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
Movie buffs take note: The Kilgore Spring Film Festival will roll out six motion pictures starting April 23 until May 15 at 4 Star Cinema.
MISD to hold AVID enrollment meeting
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Sun, 06 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
The AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) program at Marshall High School will hold a parent meeting on Thursday, April 10, at 6 p.m. in the Marshall High School Library for the purpose of s
West honors 15 killed in year-ago explosion
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:47:00 -0500
WEST — As word spread of a spiraling fire at this Texas town’s fertilizer plant, volunteers raced to protect families and elderly residents who lived nearby. Then came the deafening explosion.
Bosma abates on tax abatement stance
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:50:00 -0500
After saying he was not for tax abatements in the county, county judge candidate Mark Bosma said after talking with county officials he is now more comfortable with the process.
PAY TO PLAY?
news-journal.com / Tue, 08 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
The cost to play in Longview next summer may soon go up.
Midday crash leads to traffic tie-up
YourHoustonNews.com / Mon, 07 Apr 2014 22:39:00 -0500
Traffic going in and out of downtown Conroe was bumper-to-bumper Monday afternoon after a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of West Davis and West Dallas streets.
Aryan leader ‘Stainless’ gets longer sentence
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 31 Aug 2012 16:41:22 UT
A Texas prison gang general already serving life in prison gets 87 more months for attack to discipline a member.
2 face charges in teen’s death
news-journal.com / Thu, 10 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
Two 14-year-olds have been arrested in the shooting death of an Upshur County teenager.
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