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Whitehouse teen jailed for 'sexting'

Matthew Bowers has been in trouble with the law before. But now the Whitehouse man has been sentenced to a year in jail for sending a nude photo of himself to a minor.

Pedestrian hit in Longview

LONGVIEW, TX --- On Tuesday, December 28, 2010 at approximately 1022 p.m. officers responded to a hit and run accident that occurred on Pine Tree Road.

East Marshall in Longview now open after morning closure

East Marshall in Longview is now open after being closed earlier Wednesday to clean up after a car accident.

Woman found dead in Gregg County Jail

From: Gregg County Sheriffs Department

Proposed bill could change enforcement for first-time drunk drivers

For years now, deferred adjudication hasn't been an option for folks caught driving drunk. But now, a new bill is proposed meant to ultimately acquit drunk drivers if it's their first offense.

The holiday letdown..Monday

The holidays can bring a mixture of emotions. It’s a time of fun and giving and celebration of the New Year.

Car review: Buick Regal

When GM imploded a couple of years ago, a lot of us wondered if they could recover.

Holiday debt: how to deal with credit card costs

U.S.-- The good news: high holiday sales show people were not thinking about the word 'recession' when they looked for perfect gifts. The bad news: millions of Americans are now paying for it.

2 residents, 1 firefighter taken to hospital after apartment complex fire

At or around 1 a.m. Tuesday, Longview Fire Department responded to Towne Oak Apartments located at 2501 Eastman Rd. Building 200 for an apartment fire involving both floors and the attic.

Longview pedestrian killed by train early Tuesday morning

Longview Police confirm a pedestrian was killed by a train early Tuesday morning. Officer Kristie Brian says that it happened on the road behind the Longview News-Journal around 5:30 am.