Harleton schools enroll 741 students
With one week under their belts, Harleton ISD reported an enrollment of 741 students for the new school term.
Longview youth symphony disbands as KC starts program
As the school year slides into motion, the Longview Area Youth Symphony Orchestra has canceled its 2014-15 season citing the departure of its conductor and a new, similar program at Kilgore College.
City workers’ performances recognized
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Two City of Laredo Health Department employees recently received a state award for their work in HIV/STD prevention and/or care programs.
Large Smithsonian ‘Journeys’ exhibit to be displayed in Harrison County
Journey Stories, the Smithsonian Institution’s highly acclaimed traveling exhibition accounting citizens’ travels to America, is coming to Harrison County this month.
Groups vie for $262K in arts funds
The number of nonprofit groups asking for hotel tax money divvied out by a Longview board as well as the total amount requested increased this year compared with 2013.
Longview man dies in 1-vehicle wreck
A Longview man died Sunday afternoon in a one-vehicle wreck northeast of town, the Department of Public Safety reported Monday.
Immigration forum set Thursday in Longview
Organizing for Action of East Texas will conduct an immigration forum at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Eitelman Room at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center.
Minimum wage debate turns to federal control
Ken Burkett left West Texas in 1967 to seek his future in the Pineywoods because he heard the wages were better.
Glencrest Civic League will continue to fight distillery
Early voting includes weekend option
Early voting for the Nov. 4 General Election will include Saturday and Sunday, this time around, as a result of a petition submitted by Harrison County voters.
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