Kilgore planning body sends entryway beautification to council
KILGORE — Business owners looking to build along several busy Kilgore roads might face stricter design and landscaping requirements after the city’s Planning and Zoning Board recommended 5-2 Wednesday
Spring Hill ISD to hold community meetings in search for superintendent
The Spring Hill ISD Board of Trustees and the Texas Association of School Boards plan to hold public meetings from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday to assist in the search for the district’s next superintend
Program in Gregg County offers free teaching resources expectant parents
Maria Tidwell was apprehensive when, during her pregnancy, her doctor asked her if she would like to start meeting at home with a nurse.
Retirement course planned at Kilgore College-Longview
Kilgore College-Longview plans to offer the four-week course “Fundamentals of Retirement” beginning Sept. 18.
Low-cost pet clinic Saturday in Longview
Low-cost dog and cat vaccinations will be offered Saturday in Longview at a clinic benefiting a new Upshur County animal shelter.
Morley Hudson Weevil Greenhouse opens in Uncertain
UNCERTAIN — The Greater Caddo Lake Association successfully fought against a proposed paper mill to be located on the banks of the Big Cypress River.
Tickets selling quick for T-Bone Walker Blues Festival
About half the tickets for reserved indoor seating at next month’s T-Bone Walker Blues Festival in Longview have sold out, organizers said Wednesday.
Hangover cures from around the world
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Marshall woman warns of IRS scam
Carolyn Williams was a bit shaken up Monday when she received an unsolicited call from a person claiming to be from the Internal Revenue Service, threatening to put her in jail for fraud.
Prostitute accused of killing yacht-owning client with heroin
mysanantonio.com / Wed, 9 Jul 2014 02:01:09 UT
Police arrested a prostitute on homicide charges Friday after they say she administered a lethal dose of heroin to a client and left him to die on a yacht in Santa Cruz last year. After obtaining e-mails and text messages between Tichleman and her clients, including the victim, police learned she had met with the man the night he died and provided him with heroin, police said. Rather than call police, investigators say Tichleman gathered her belongings, including drugs and paraphernalia - at one point stepping over the victim's body to finish a glass of wine - before leaving the boat and lowering the blinds to conceal the body, police said.
MAV to host peaceful rally in Brown case
Marshall Against Violence is joining protestors nationwide, conducting a peaceful rally today in support of the family of Michael Brown, the unarmed teenager who was fatally shot by a police officer A
Work continues on pipeline project
Construction of the Fern Lake Cut-Off Bypass Basin pipeline project continued Tuesday. On Wednesday, workers were scheduled to run a test operation of the bypass line for approximately five or six hou
Kemah Boardwalk bustles with activity
mysanantonio.com / Tue, 8 Apr 2014 16:19:52 UT
Recently named one of the top 10 American Boardwalks by ForbesTraveler.com, Kemah is the ultimate place to eat, shop and play, boasting an estimated 3 million visitors annually to its half-mile-long boardwalk along the landscaped waterfront property. Throughout the year, the Kemah Boardwalk hosts special seasonal events, festivals, live entertainment and fireworks displays, most of which are free and open to the community. Additional rides include the Aviator, Jungle Bounce, Balloon Wheel, 65-foot Century Ferris wheel, 140-foot Drop Zone, Double Decker carousel, Pharaoh's Fury, the Boardwalk Tower, the Red Baron and Wipeout.
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