East Texas schools’ marching bands do well at UIL competitions
The Longview High School Lobo Band on Saturday earned a first division rating from the entire judging panel to bring home its 65th consecutive “superior” University Interscholastic League marching con
Student of the Week: MHS senior serves at church alter
Gricelda Sanchez, 17, is a typical teenager in every way, except for one thing.
First Church of the Nazarene holds pumpkin patch, Fall Fest
The First Church of the Nazarene of Marshall is holding their first pumpkin patch this year.
Isaac may cost energy industry $1 billion
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 31 Aug 2012 16:31:49 UT
Hurricane Isaac cost the energy industry up to $1 billion in lost production and damage to equipment, a risk modeling firm estimates.
Greg Abbott, Chuck Norris urge East Texans to ‘get out and vote’
TYLER — Texas Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott told a Tyler audience Friday his election is an opportunity to put East Texas values in the governor’s mansion.
Marshall boy assaulted at bus stop
A 10-year-old Marshall boy is at Dallas Children Medical Center after being assaulted Friday at a bus stop by another student, who is in police custody.
Slow start to early voting in East Texas
The pace of early voting will have to pick up in Gregg County to reach the level achieved the last time the governor’s job was on the ballot. Other Longview-area counties also were reporting slower ea
Testing for Christmas
Davis supporters gather today in Longview
Supporters of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis will gather at 9 a.m. today at a local business before walking neighborhoods to encourage residents to vote.
Vets, visitors flock to Normandy to remember D-Day
mysanantonio.com / Thu, 5 Jun 2014 12:01:19 UT
COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) — Ceremonies to commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day are drawing thousands of visitors to the cemeteries, beaches and stone-walled villages of Normandy this week, including some of the few remaining survivors of the largest sea-borne invasion ever mounted. World leaders and dignitaries including President Barack Obama and Queen Elizabeth II will gather to honor the more than 150,000 American, British, Canadian and other Allied D-Day veterans who risked and gave their lives to defeat Adolf Hitler's Third Reich.
Summit UMC fills boxes for Operation Christmas Child
Most East Texans spent this past July hurrying from one air conditioned building to another, but a group of members of Summit United Methodist Church in Marshall spent the summer month pounding the pa
Angel Network concert set tonight in Longview
Neal McCoy returns to the Belcher Center tonight with his 20th annual East Texas Angel Network concert.
ETBU endorsed for the Master of Arts in Christian Ministry program
The Theological Education Council and the Baptist General Convention of Texas recently endorsed East Texas Baptist University’s new Master of Arts in Christian Ministry (MACM) degree.
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