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A Louisiana man, who was arrested for the September 2018 robbery of an Uber driver and the carjacking of his vehicle, has been sentenced to six years probation for aggravated robbery.

Gregg County Jail Peter Hoeger Baker, 35, of Longview, was released Saturday on bonds totaling $15,000 on charges of possession of between 1 and 4 grams of a controlled substance and possession of less than 1 gram of a controlled substance. He was arrested by Longview police at about 5:55 p.…

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Longview’s overall reported crime rate dropped by almost 2% from 2018 to 2019 while the statewide crime rate increased, according to the Department of Public Safety’s recently released crime report.

Gregg County Jail Kimberly Ann Alford, 53, of Longview, was held Thursday on a $50,000 bond on a charge of manufacture or delivery of between 4 and 200 grams of a controlled substance. Alford was arrested by Longview police at about 4:20 p.m. Tuesday. The arrest location was not listed on ja…

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A small group of people gathered Sunday in downtown Marshall with multiple goals — to protest police brutality and the recent officer shooting of a man in Wisconsin, to encourage residents to register to vote and then cast their ballots and to combat systemic racism.