Here’s a look at roadwork planned this week across Northeast Texas by the Texas Department of Transportation:
Election websites in Upshur and Panola counties are among 80 in the state named in a federal complaint filed earlier this month by the nonprofit group Disability Rights Texas.
EDMONTON, Alberta — After a very un-Dallas Stars-like first overtime period in which they sat back and let the Tampa Bay Lightning take it to them, players and coaches in the locker room had a very distinct message.
After a recent court ruling, Longview private schools are expecting to receive thousands of dollars less than expected in federal coronavirus relief funding.
Although elections officials across the country have voiced concerns about a shortage of poll workers ahead of November’s general election, that’s not the case in the Longview area.
After tearing down the fence in July that separated burials based on race for decades, two Mineola cemeteries are coming together under one name and building a new fence that unites the two sides of land.
TYLER — Polly Hitt remembers waking up the morning of June 2, bleary eyed and thinking her glasses were dirty, before she realized the brown smudges that filled her vision didn’t come from unclean lenses, but a thick haze of rising smoke.
Duana “DJ” Couch has officially been selected as Harrison County’s new fire marshal, making her the first woman in the county’s history to hold that position.
About 500 families were provided fresh produce and other food items Saturday as part of a new monthly outreach called Project Eliminate.
On Wednesday, a teacher at Pine Tree Junior High School went to a counselor and told her a student who never thinks “outside his bubble” is now helping more around the classroom.
A Gregg County commissioner charged with election fraud will continue to serve on the court while his case works its way through the judicial system.
Editor's note: Since this story was published, the Texas Department of State Health Services has unpublished the data, citing "issues" with the numbers. The agency says it will post new data after consulting with the Texas Education Agency.
TYLER — The East Texas State Fair might be canceled due to COVID-19, but people are still coming out to the fairgrounds in Tyler for what some call the best part of the event: its unique food.
One Love Longview and the Longview Dream Center will provide fresh produce for about 500 families Saturday as part of a new monthly outreach.
Public health officials on Thursday announced 15 new COVID-19 cases in Gregg County and no new deaths or change in recoveries from the virus.
Area businesses in the senior living and health industry set up shop Thursday morning in the parking lot of Parkview on Hollybrook in Longview with the goal of informing area seniors about the resources available to them.
Gregg County Pct. 4 Commissioner Shannon Brown and three others have been arrested in connection to an organized vote-harvesting scheme during the 2018 Democratic primary election.
The legislation, if passed by lawmakers in 2021, would create felony-level offenses for causing injury or destroying property during what is deemed to be a “riot.”
A holiday event that typically brings large crowds in early December to the Gregg County Courthouse is the latest Longview-area event to be canceled this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
TYLER — Tyler has a lot of unknown treasures, but hidden downtown within the Plaza Tower lobby is Gallery Main Street — an art exhibit promoting local artists that is sponsored by the city.
Katie Yoder believes the annual See You at the Pole prayer event at Pine Tree Primary School helps families “take home” important conversations.
BOB SANDLIN: GOOD. Water slightly stained; 83 degrees. Black bass are good on drop shots, crankbaits, chatter baits, and Texas-rigged plastic worms. Crappie are good on minnows in brush piles, bridges and standing timber. Catfish are good on live bait and cut bait near baited holes.
Republican Gov. Greg Abbott is facing a lawsuit over his extension of early voting for the November election from prominent members of his own party — including state party Chairman Allen West, Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller and members of the Texas Legislature.
A Longview man and woman have been charged with child endangerment after the woman’s 1-year-old child tested positive for drugs, police said.