The Longview Health Department inspected these establishments from June 3 to 7:
Chewy, nutty, pearl barley isn’t just for soups. Here, we’ve made it the star of a hearty bowl that’s full of contrasting — and surprising — textures and Middle Eastern flavors, with its warm spices and colorful vegetables.
ODESSA — The memory of endless rows of vendors bringing fresh vegetables, fish and coconut milk to outdoor markets in Thailand is easy to recall for Nu Ann Lewis. She said it was a bit of a culture shock coming to Odessa after growing up surrounded by locally sourced food.
Pond health and maintenance should be a top priority for landowners who want to get the most out of their favorite fishing hole, according a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert.
Cooking Well with Diabetes: 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, Gregg County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, 405 E. Marshall Ave., in Longview, will host a series of four interactive classes with research-based, diabetic-friendly recipes. Cost: $25 per person. For information/registration, c…
Longview Animal Care and Adoption Center, 303 H G Mosley Parkway, Longview, seeks volunteers who love animals, to walk dogs, cuddle cats and other general tasks, Tuesdays through Saturday. For information regarding training/requirements and application, visit longviewpaws.org .
Longview Animal Care and Adoption Center, 303 H G Mosley Parkway, Longview, needs disinfecting wipes, hand soap, microfiber towels, dog treats, new collar/leashes and canned wet food for dogs/cats of all ages. Visit longviewpaws.org for a complete list of items.
20th Annual Texas Bank and Trust Sporting Clays Challenge: 3 p.m. July 12, 7 a.m. July 13; entry deadline June 27. All proceeds benefit Buckner Children and Family Services. For sponsorship registration/information, visit buckner.org/longviewclayshoot ; email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Jan…
NASA engineer Manuel Rodriguez visited the Sammy Brown Library Wednesday to tell kids in the summer reading program all about the history of the space program and his role in it.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Puffing a cigarette outside a coffee shop, Jules Woodson, the sexual abuse victim who helped set off a reckoning over abuse in the Southern Baptist Convention, paused to take a measure of the progress toward addressing the problem during the group’s annual meeting this week.
QUESTION: Reading your recent column regarding the Longview ISD school board has prompted me to ask you a question I have had on my mind for some months. In light of this group’s bad decisions, inconsiderate treatment of teachers, students and parents, and a host of other abuses, can you tel…
SPRINGFIELD, ILL. — Pope Francis this week deemed the first known black Roman Catholic priest in the United States to be “venerable,” positioning the former slave for possible sainthood.
Like all historic private universities, Baylor University — chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas — has its share of beloved traditions.
ALBANY, N.Y. — New York eliminated the religious exemption to vaccine requirements for schoolchildren Thursday, as the nation’s worst measles outbreak in decades prompts states to reconsider giving parents ways to opt out of immunization rules.
JERUSALEM — Israel’s Supreme Court has ruled against the Greek Orthodox Church in a long-running legal battle over the sale of three properties in predominantly Palestinian parts of Jerusalem’s Old City to a Jewish settler group.
VATICAN CITY Pope Francis has demanded obedience from Vatican ambassadors and reminded them of their duties before him, God and the faithful after years of scandal have tarnished the reputation of the Holy See’s diplomatic corps.
WACO — University Baptist Church has formally withdrawn from the Baptist General Convention of Texas after the Waco church’s leadership voted to allow same-sex marriage.
Now in its 10th season, the Historic Longview Farmers Market is showcasing local musicians most Saturday mornings. The market is open 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturdays through Thanksgiving at West Cotton and South High streets in downtown Longview.
Dear Neil: We planted several East Palatka hollies at our property in East Texas last October. Two are struggling. Could this be due to too much water? How can we save them?
Longview’s Sixth Annual East Texas Pride Festival, “It Takes a Village,” will be held June 15, moving from downtown Longview to the Ag Pavilion at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center, at 100 Grand Boulevard in Longview.
It’s that time! The children are out of school and probably have already said, “I’m bored,” two dozen times. Now is the time for mom and dad — or grandmother — to exit the kitchen and all the duties that go with it. Then, let the older children plan, shop, prepare, cook, serve and clean up a meal.