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Gohmert announces winners of 2014 Congressional Art Competition

Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) hosted a reception to honor the participants and announced the winners of the 2014 Congressional Art Competition on Sunday, December 8, 2013, in Marshall, Texas.

Cornyn introduces Federal Prison Reform based on the Texas model

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) issued the following statement after introducing the Federal Prison Reform Act.

Bossier City police seek missing woman who may be in ETX

Bossier City police are asking the public for help with locating a woman who has been reported missing.

East Texans can still donate to Andre's online red kettle

Though his bell ringing days are over for the season, you can still donate to Andre Thompson's online Salvation Army red kettle. Thompson raised more than $13,000 during his 105-hour-bell-ringing marathon.

ETX man arrested after confessing to sexually assaulting child younger than 12

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff Office has arrested a local man for indecency with a child.

ETX 2nd grader awarded for bravery after saving grandmother's life

Virgina Sims, second grader at Trout Primary, was honored Monday, with an award for her bravery presented by the American Legion Auxiliary in Lufkin.

Smith Co. jail receives approval for certificate of compliance

On December 5, the Smith County Sheriff's Office received approval for a certificate of compliance after an inspection was completed by State officials.

Top ETX football recruit heading to The University of Texas

A top football recruit in the East Texas area has made his commitment to play college football at a major BIG 12 university.

Bond set at $225,000 for alleged ETX Wal-Mart hatchet slinger

Bond has been set at $225,000 for an Arkansas man after police say he allegedly injured several people swinging a hatchet inside an East Texas Wal-Mart.

VIDEO: Ballpark in Arlington turns into 'Winter Wonderland'

The winter storm moving across the country is taking a heavy toll on Texas. This is a picture of The Ballpark in Arlington where the Texas Rangers play.