The Texas Workforce Commission will host employers, human resource professionals, business owners and managers from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday at the Texas Business Conference at the Texarkana Convention Center, 4610 Cowhorn Creek Road, Texarkana.
The former Kmart building at 1100 McCann Road has been converted into Simply Stor-It Longview and opened within the past two weeks with 566 storage units available for rent.
The May 8 storm that brought straight-line winds that toppled trees in Longview and triggered power failures throughout the area has been a boon to roofers and other contractors who are repairing damaged homes and businesses.
Floyd Henderson opened Doc’s Famous Hot Links at 204 S. Wood St. in Gilmer after the owner of the former restaurant at that location died in January 1969.
Special Health Resources for Texas has fired seven employees — five nurse practitioners and two certified nurse midwives — in response to a court order that barred them from seeing patients at SHRT’s Longview clinic, David Hayes, interim CEO of SHRT, confirmed Wednesday.
The DaVita Dialysis clinic at 425. N. Fredonia St. is making plans to move to a larger building at 3110 H.G. Mosley Parkway, Suite 100, a company spokeswoman at its Denver-based headquarters confirmed.
Reliance is a black Angus bull with a long, fluid stride. He has a quiet confidence when he walks. It’s one of the qualities that led cattlemen to bid up the prized animal to $150,000 during a recent bull sale at Woodhill Farms in Viroqua, Wisconsin.
The Longview Chamber of Commerce plans to honor elected officials during a reception 4:45 to 6:30 p.m. June 18 in the Eitelman Room at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center, 100 Grand Blvd.
The Longview hotel market outperformed other Oil Patch communities in revenue percent growth in the first quarter of this year, and a mid-March storm in Kilgore could have boosted both revenues and occupancy rates.
Developers who want to bring prominent coffeehouse chain Starbucks to one of Longview’s busiest intersections say they’re talking through issues with the city to keep their plan in motion.
The city of Longview issued three permits for single-family homes in May, down 70 percent from 10 issued a year ago and the same low numbers as in December and January.
Heritage Tower, a six-story downtown Longview structure built in the city’s oil-boom heights, is officially a local historic landmark.
More than 100 Mooney aircraft are scheduled to flock to East Texas Regional Airport later this week for a four-day conference that also offers passengers a chance to make their role in a flight more significant.
Longview apartment rents increased 0.4 percent in May from a month earlier, and were up 0.8 percent from the same time a year ago, a monthly survey showed.
Everest Rehabilitation Hospital Longview, the latest addition to the city’s growing health care industry, is nearing completion.
COLLEGE STATION — A national effort among 30 industry and academic entities is gaining ground in the battle against a disease that’s cost the rose industry millions of dollars and thousands of jobs.
Teachers and property owners might have survived the 86th Legislative Session that ended Memorial Day, but the plumbers didn’t.
Northeast Texas lawmakers lauded the 140-day session that ended Monday for sticking to its top three goals: a balanced, two-year budget; school finance reform; and property tax relief.
Billionaire Robert Smith woke up the crowd at Morehouse College commencement ceremony when he veered off script to share a surprise: He’d be paying off all the student loans for the Class of 2019’s nearly 400 graduates.
Longview-based insurance companies said they have responded quickly to claims for damage from the storm two weeks ago and have arranged for contractors to do repair work.
Homebuilders pulled fewer permits in April in Longview when compared with a year ago, but the average permit value climbed, according to data from the city’s Development Services Department.
While the city of Marshall has not responded to Marshall News Messenger's inquiries regarding the specific reasons for violations cited at the Sonic at 901 E. Grand Ave. (US Highway 80) last Friday, May 17, the city has taken to its Facebook page to disclose the findings.
Keep Longview Beautiful generally presents only one annual beautification award to a business based on factors such as landscaping, Executive Director Kim Casey Droege said.
Henderson officials and volunteers appear near a solution to high kill rates at the city’s troubled animal shelter, after new City Manager Jay Abercrombie and leaders of Rusk County Pets Alive made a joint recommendation to the City Council.
Fred’s Inc. has added stores in White Oak and Hallsville to the list slated for closure as the struggling discount retailer continues restructuring its business. The two were among 104 stores the company said Thursday it will close by the end of June.