Court to consider airport right of way
Gregg County commissioners will decide Thursday whether to authorize an easement and right of way with Rusk County Electric Cooperative on runways 31 and 36 at East Texas Regional Airport.
ETBU theater presents ‘Almost Maine’
The Department of Theatre Arts at East Texas Baptist University will present the Discovery Series production of Almost, Maine by John Cariani, directed by senior Samantha Pettigrew.
City of Longview OKs contract for shelter, to operate it
The city of Longview plans to run a new $5.75 million animal shelter itself, the City Council decided Tuesday, and a group of residents has been tasked to raise up to $1 million to cover the shortfall
KILGORE — A divided City Council approved a zoning change Tuesday that will allow a developer to build 10 duplexes off busy Dudley Road despite objections from residents of the East Kilgore neighborho
Blizzard blows into Trinity
The classrooms at Trinity Episcopal preschool were transformed into winter wonderlands for “Frozen” in the classroom last week.
Harrison approves corrected vote count
MARSHALL — Voters voiced their disappointment to the Harrison County Commissioners Court on Monday about the late inclusion of the provisional ballots from the November election.
Police: Texas officer kills man holding spoon
mysanantonio.com / Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:09:31 UT
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers are investigating a police shooting after an officer killed a burglary suspect who was holding a spoon. A Texarkana police spokesman says the officer fatally shot 35-year-old Dennis Grigsby on Monday after a homeowner called 911 to report a break-in.
‘Oh snap!’ moments from Abbott-Davis debate in Edinburg
mysanantonio.com / Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:17:00 UT
Texas State Sen. Wendy Davis had some zingers in her pocket for Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott during their head-to-head clash in Edinburgh.
Longview warned about more cyberattacks
A man claiming to be part of the hacktivist group Anonymous said the city of Longview should expect more cyberattacks if surveillance video of a 17-year-old being shot by police officers in their stat
City bus system busier
Katy and Aston Grigsby have taken the bus nearly every day since late summer 2014 and say they have noticed the Longview Transit system getting busier.
El Paso officials receive petition signed by 10,000 for city IDs
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:05:58 MST
The City Council on Tuesday accepted a petition signed by 10,000 El Pasoans that want the city to adopt a city-issued identification program that would help up to 40,000 residents who lack any official identification.
Waskom police chief looks to be resource to students, school
WASKOM — When Waskom Independent School District Police Chief David Dulude was growing up he remembers wanting to be a police officer, but his parents just wanted him to get a different job.
Goodwill workers find cremated remains in donation
mysanantonio.com / Mon, 15 Dec 2014 21:41:30 UT
(AP) — Two boxes of cremated human remains mistakenly included among household items donated to an Indiana Goodwill have been reunited with the deceased's next of kin, police said. Goodwill employees sorting through donated items Friday found two small, white boxes filled with cremains, Lafayette police Sgt. Grant Snyder told the Journal & Courier (http://on.jconline.com/12WHcXY ).
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