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Huntsville man charged with at least 3rd DWI

Lufkin — A Huntsville man was arrested early for at least his third DWI charge early Tuesday morning. Authorities found 30-year old David Manhart stopped in the middle of the road shortly after 2 a.m. in Lufkin.

City of Tyler implements "soft hiring freeze"

TYLER — Information from the Texas Comptroller indicates that City of Tyler sales tax revenues deposited for the month of March have increased 1.75 percent as compared to March 2011, resulting in a modest 1.07 percent cumulative year-to-d

Tyler Police sponsors Bike Rodeo

Tyler- The Tyler Police Department and NET Health will sponsor a Bike Rodeo and Nutrition Celebration on Friday, March 16, 2012, at NET Health Offices parking lot, located at 815 N. Broadway, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Pilgrim recognized for ‘making a difference’

Sixty-year church member Hubert L. Pilgrim was honored at the United Methodist Men Making a Difference awards breakfast Feb. 25. The breakfast was held at the Julius S. Scott, Sr. Chapel Parlor Room at Wiley College.

Northeast Texas Community College offers free general education development classes

The Adult Education Department at Northeast Texas Community College will offer free General Education Development (GED) classes and English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at the NTCC Hanson-Sewell Center at 237 College St. in Pittsburg.

2013-2016 Transportation Improvement Program Public Comment Period

(Longview, TX) The Longview Metropolitan Planning Organization has scheduled a public comment and review period for the 2013 – 2016 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).

LETU to host Paul Baloche “LeadWorship” concert, workshop

(LONGVIEW, Texas)— LeTourneau University will host a two-day “LeadWorship” workshop led by established songwriter and worship leader Paul Baloche on Friday and Saturday, March 23 and 24, at the S.E. Belcher Jr.

ETX school's concession stand burns down; baseball team loses equipment

Leverett's Chapel — An East Texas school's concession stand burned down overnight, along with all of their baseball equipment.

UPDATE: Longview Transit vehicle catches fire; cause unknown

Longview, TX — 12:15 p.m. - Longview officials tell KETK, a Transit employee parked his company vehicle behind the Longview Transit building on the 900 block of Pacific just before 11:00 a.m. and went inside.

Elderly, autistic Longview woman defrauded by scam artist

Authorities are currently searching for a Texarkana businessman allegedly responsible for scamming an elderly autistic woman.