As Texas’ Republican leadership calls for property tax cuts and a school finance overhaul, the Texas House on Monday pitched a bold proposal: Pump roughly $7 billion more state funds into public schools — but only if lawmakers can satisfactorily overhaul the school finance system to slow the…

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WHITE OAK — A tax attorney defended her company’s track record of collecting unpaid taxes to White Oak trustees Monday, touting her statewide firm as more aggressive and effective at delivering revenue for the Roughnecks.

A third emergency services district in Gregg County — and a new property tax to pay for it — is the subject of a special meeting of the county’s Commissioners Court this week.

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Four Marshall ISD students were involved in a Saturday morning wreck, killing two of the students and critically injuring another, Marshall ISD Superintendent Jerry Gibson said on Saturday. 

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Some Longview-area cities reported major gains in sales tax allocations from the state in January over the past year while others experienced minor gains or sharp drops, according to a report from Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar.