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Halloween cookie designs with GAC

Our friends with Great American Cookies talk about some of their new fall flavors, and all show off some of their holiday designs.

Kilgore police investigating Chandler Elementary dumpster fire

A fire was found burning in a dumpster at Chandler Elementary school in Kilgore overnight. Kilgore Police Department is asking the public to please contact them at (903) 983-1559 with any information in the matter.

Perry calls for travel ban from Ebola outbreak countries

  Gov. Rick Perry today announced the first recommendations issued by the Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response. Gov. Perry created the task force, headed by Dr. Brett P.

DPS: Texas fugitive with violent past wanted

 The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Alfredo Rangel, 37, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his arrest.

Longview PD warns of scam in local paper

The Longview Police Department is warning about a scam posted in a local newspaper. LPD stated the scam involves a mystery shopper job. The ad states the person will evaluate customer service of Western Union versus money gram.

Authorities attempting to identify ETX burglars

 Authorities are asking for the public's help identifying three people from a recent burglary in Nacogdoches County.

DPS identifies 2 killed in motorcycle crash on Hwy 69

 Department of Public Safety officials have identified two people killed in a Thursday afternoon fatal motorcycle crash

Driver ticketed for hitting Longview overpass with forklift

The driver of a truck hauling a forklift was ticketed Thursday after he struck the I-20 bridge overpass on South Eastman Road.

State confirms first case of West Nile in Smith Co. for 2014

The Texas Department of State Health Services has confirmed a case of West Nile virus in Smith County.

2 killed in motorcycle involved crash on Hwy 69, says DPS

 Two people were killed Thursday afternoon following a two-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on Highway 69 south.