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Pine Tree Pirate Signs Baseball Scholarship

As the sports cliché goes, speed kills, and that’s exactly what Crowder College is getting in Pine Tree’s Ryan Lazo.

Price of Nacogdoches gas spill hits $400,000

Nacogdoches, TX — The bills are in and Morgan Oil Company is paying a hefty price tag for the gas spill that happened in early March, and the company is waiting for final approval of closure from the Texas Commission on Environmental Qual

Nacogdoches parents concerned about gang activity

Nacogdoches, TX — At least 12 Nacogdoches High School students were sent to the district’s alternative education program last week for fighting and some parents are concerned because of rumors of a gang fight occurring today.

LISD Foundation to honor top 10 graduates, influential teachers

Lindale ISD’s top students and some of the district’s most dedicated educators will have a special night to shine, joined by their family, friends, school administrators and community leaders.

Longview Fire Department ‘No. 1 Driver’ retires

Our news partner The Longview News Journal reports that Longview Fire Department’s “No. 1 Driver” Steve Mauldin retires today.

Louisiana Tech moves to Conference USA in 2013

RUSTON, La. — In a news conference on campus on Friday, Louisiana Tech University accepted an invitation to join Conference USA in all sports starting in July 2013.

Big Sandy resident finds 7-foot alligator in front yard

LONGVIEW — Big Sandy resident had a bit of a scare today when he discovered a 7-foot alligator in his front yard.

Nacogdoches ISD increases security after rumored campus fight

NACOGDOCHES — UPDATE: Nacogdoches ISD released the following statement to KFXK:

Man allegedly kills his two children, self in early morning shooting

Officials tell KFXK the shooter has been identified as 39-year old Scott Swanson. The victims have been identified as 7-year old Alton Swanson and 4-year old Jacob Swanson.

Longview man hit crossing intersection, dies at hospital

Longview — One person is dead after a person was hit crossing an intersection Thursday night in Longview.