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Vice President Biden to remain in Houston as son is evaluated at hospital

Vice President Joe Biden will spend Wednesday in Houston, according to his office, as his son Beau continues to undergo medical evaluations after feeling weak and disoriented on a family vacation last week.

Native ETX veteran celebrates 107th birthday

If you wanted to count the candles on East Texan Elmer Hill's birthday cake, you'd be a while. He has 107 of them! The World War II veteran was honored by folks at Emeritus Assisted Living in Henderson Tuesday.

Secret hearing marks end of Duncans' union

San Antonio Spurs star Tim Duncan's marriage is officially over.

Former East Texas lawmaker dies at 87

A former member of the Texas Legislature and longtime trucking operator, James Earl Mankins, Sr., of Kilgore, died on Tuesday at the age of 87.

18 wheeler accident blocking bank drive-thru in Tyler

An 18-wheeler ran into a utility pole Wednesday morning, blocking portions of Regions Bank in Tyler. The bank is located on the 1000 block of WSW Loop 323.

Former Aggies, Alabama HC Gene Stallings to speak at benefit dinner for LISD Education Foundation

Legendary Football Coach Gene Stallings, will be the keynote speaker at a benefit dinner for the Lindale ISD Education Foundation on Thursday, September 12, 2013, A Legendary Kickoff: An Evening to Support Excellence.

Public invited to 'Storage Wars Texas' filming

The public is invited to a taping of "Storage Wars Texas," as they make their way back to Longview. The auction will be held, Thursday, August 22, at 10:00 a.m., at Gilmer Road Self Storage, 3323 Gilmer Road.

Gladewater police: Man tried to steal copper

A Kilgore man remains behind bars after police say he tried to strip copper wires from an electrical transformer.

Former East Texas lawmaker dies at 87

A former member of the Texas Legislature and longtime trucking operator, James Earl Mankins, Sr., of Kilgore, died on Tuesday at the age of 87.

Vice President Biden to remain in Houston as son is evaluated at hospital

Vice President Joe Biden will spend Wednesday in Houston, according to his office, as his son Beau continues to undergo medical evaluations after feeling weak and disoriented on a family vacation last week.