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Longview doctor disciplined for poor communication, boundary issues

At its February 13, 2015 meeting, the Texas Medical Board disciplined 45 licensed physicians and issued three cease and desist orders.

19-year-old dies in fiery crash near Marshall

A 19-year-old East Texan died Wednesday in a fiery one-vehicle crash near Marshall.

Texas legislators file 9 bills to eliminate some taxes

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar is working with state lawmakers to repeal nine state taxes during the 2015 legislative session.

Rusk PD wants you to turn in your 'sub-par' drug dealer

Do you have a dealer selling you poor quality drugs? Do you think they should pay for their poor service? Then Rusk Police Department wants to help YOU!

Memorial fund set up for Longview native murdered in Austin

The Pine Tree ISD Foundation announced Thursday a memorial fund set up in honor of a former student murdered in Austin on February 17.

Texas 'brisket bandit' on the loose!

San Antonio, Texas, is dealing with a so-called "brisket bandit'. Authorities say the mystery crook breaks into barbecue restaurants stealing hundreds of dollars worth of meat. This time, the heist was caught on camera.

Pregnant inmate who escaped Shreveport hospital back in custody

A pregnant inmate under guard by a private security company was captured Thursday morning after walking away from a Shreveport hospital while receiving treatment.

Border agents rescue double amputee immigrant from top of fence

Border Patrols agents in the RGV Sector report that they rescued a double amputee immigrant who was abandoned by a group of other immigrants.

Texas man charged with murdering 7-month-old

The Bryan Police Department is investigating the alleged murder of a 7-month-old baby.

Coffee City mayor dies at age 78

Coffee City officials confirmed Mayor Ray Wakeman died Wednesday at the age of 78. According to his son, Chris Wakeman, his father died of a massive stroke.