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Longview Police: Watch out for 'pigeon dropping' scheme

Two Longview-area citizens have fallen victim to pigeon drop schemes in the past month. According to victim statements, the same two black males and possibly a black female are suspected of being responsible for both incidents.

Jeep Wrangler Sahara

I've mentioned before that I'm a Jeep guy. Looking at my beloved old '95 Wrangler and this is the 2009 Wrangler, all I can think is, what a difference two generations makes.

Sex offenders in Texas getting a break?

A sex offender near you may soon be able to take their name off of the list of registered sex offenders.

Aguilera apologizes for anthem mishap

TYLER - Pop singer Christina Aguilera has released a new statement regarding her Super Bowl performance Sunday night in Dallas. Aguilera, now says she lost her place while singing the national anthem and was caught up in the moment.

East Texas prepares roads for another winter storm

When the snow and ice hit East Texas Friday, many were surprised to see how bad some of the roads were. With a possibility of snow coming again this week, people are wondering if last week's mess taught anyone a lesson.

City of Tyler Water Utilities now offers e-billing

In response to requests from Water Utilities customers wanting to go green and not receive a monthly paper statement, the Tyler Water Utilities Department is now offering e-billing as an option for their customers.

Dover Baptist Church rebuilds after arson

Melba Allen has been going to Dover Baptist Church in the Lindale area for much of her life. Last year, Dover Baptist fell victim to a string of East Texas church arsons.

DPS says: “Just say no to telemarketers”

The Department of Public Safety is warning Texans to be wary of any private charitable solicitations by telemarketers on behalf of the department.

Longview mom arrested for child endangerment

On Friday at approximately 11:10 p.m., police responded to a 911 call at 110 South Access Road. Upon arrival, officers were directed to room #223. Officers knocked several times on the door to the room however no one answered the door.

Space heater sparks overnight fire

The Tyler Fire Department responded to a two-alarm structure fire at 11:59 p.m. The fire occurred on Feb. 3, 2011 in the 1600 block of N. Confederate.