Organizers of Jefferson’s 37th annual Candlelight Tour of Homes are offering an early bird discount of 10% for tickets bought online before Dec. 1.
A woman received life-threatening injuries Monday when she was hit by a vehicle while crossing Marshall Avenue in Longview, police said Tuesday.
Tatum ISD Superintendent J.P. Richardson has accepted recommended changes in the district’s dress code and has eliminated Head Start, replacing it with two more prekindergarten classes.
Veterans from around East Texas gathered Saturday for the opening of CAMPV, an acronym for “Community Assisting Military Personnel and Veterans.” Its purpose is to integrate military and civilian resources into a centralized location of 20 acres.
Brookshire Grocery Co.’s 38th annual Spirit of Christmas Food Drive is underway with the goal to help thousands of people in need throughout the nearly 150 communities served by the company.
Local hot air balloon pilots are scheduled to conduct a Christmas Balloon Glow from 5:15 to 7:15 p.m. Dec. 12 on the lawn behind Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex, 100 Grand Blvd., Longview.
The mental scars of what Marine Corps veteran Al Alejandro saw in Vietnam are why he says he’s single 50 years after returning from Southeast Asia.
DALLAS — A set of carved alabaster angels with gilded wings sold for $28,800 and an 1800s oil painting of Columbus’s discovery of America brought $41,600 at an auction of items from the estate of Lonnie “Bo” Pilgrim, the co-founder of Pilgrim’s Pride Corp.
Union Pacific’s historic Big Boy steam locomotive No. 4014 roared Sunday afternoon into the Amtrak depot in Longview, easily drawing more than 1,000 onlookers.
EASTON — Gregg County sheriff’s deputies are investigating a shooting at a convenience store south of Longview that left one person with unknown injuries.
A database produced recently by a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization aims to inform people of what’s been documented in their tap water.
When Allyson Yates gets ready to do her homework, she doesn’t worry if she has a worksheet with her, or even if she has a pencil. All she needs is a device with access to the internet.
Hallsville Junior High School, 9 a.m. Monday, auditorium, 1 Bobcat Lane, Hallsville. Veterans Day program, light refreshments beforehand, speaker U.S. military veteran Chris Comer, parade down Bobcat Lane immediately after program.
HENDERSON — The Heritage Syrup Festival, which commemorates a bygone industry in Henderson, brought back fond memories for Glenn Mayweather.
It was easy for the city of Longview’s Historic Preservation Commission to choose members for a three-member subcommittee — it only has three commissioners.
Health agencies have not identified the source of contaminated water that caused an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in East Texas that has left one dead.
With the holidays right around the corner community members across the United States are starting to plan their Christmas getaways.
Hallsville Junior High School, 9 a.m. Monday, school auditorium, 1 Bobcat Lane, Hallsville. Veterans Day program with light refreshments beforehand, speaker U.S. military veteran Chris Comer, parade down Bobcat Lane immediately after program.
The city of Kilgore saw its sales disbursements from the state drop 51.13% this month compared with a year ago while other area cities felt smaller drops or modest gains, including a nearly 29% increase for the city of Marshall, according to Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar.
HARLETON — Harleton High School students on Thursday paid homage to all national and local U.S. military service men and women as part of the school's annual Veterans Day program.
A crowded field of candidates is growing after Upshur County Pct. 3 Commissioner Frank Berka’s announcement in October that he won’t seek a third term in office.
Kilgore College's Student Nurses Association will be providing flu shots Friday, Nov. 8, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. or until flu shots run out.
College students should not have to pay for the first two years of college, should have loans with 0% interest rates and should not have to start paying those loans back until three years after college.
The Gregg County Appraisal District is reopening the bid process on property it owns in Longview, after the first round of bids failed to reach even half of the land’s appraised value.