Local News + Statewide News

School begins with new immunization rules

Immunization requirements change for students as they move from pre-school into kindergarten and from 6th grade into 7th grade.

Movie to hold casting call in East Texas

Carthage, TX SATURDAY -August 21, 2010 (12-5PM) Davis Park Community Center 200 Community Drive Carthage, TX 75633

Longview looking for new fire chief

The City of Longview has begun the process to search for and hire a new Fire Chief. As the head of the Longview Fire Department, the Fire Chief is responsible for 167 staff members, 8 fire stations, and a $15.9 million budget.

Thief(ves) take 3 motorcycles in Lufkin

Sometime during the early morning hours of July 22, 2010 an unidentified thief(ves) stole three motorcycles from outside of the 1400 and 1500 buildings at Deer Cross apartment complex, located at 3000 South First Street in Lufkin.

Victim of attempted robbery shot in leg

On July 31, 2010 at around 6:10 p.m., Longview Officers responded to the Sunbelt Mobile Home Park at 1203 State Highway 31 South for a report of an attempted robbery.

Police warn of 'Mega Millions' scam

The old adage is still true: if something is too good to be true, it probably is.

80-year-old man hospitalized after robbery

Longview Police Detectives are asking the community for help with an aggravated robbery case that landed an 80-year-old victim in the hospital.

Longview police taking apps for citizens academy

The Longview Police Department, in conjunction with the Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association, will be hosting the 19th annual Citizen Police Academy beginning Thursday September 9th and concluding on Thursday October 21nd.

Train station undergoing major restoration

The historic Longview Junction Train Depot will undergo a major restoration effort thanks to federal funds totaling $2,169,461. In addition to the federal funds, the City of Longview is required to provide $450,000 as a local match.

Police arrest robber, recover stolen TV

On July 25, 2010 at approximately 7:28 A.M, Officers responded to 2005 Secretariat Trail A in reference to a residential burglary.