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ETX KFC MURDERS: 30 years later

Monday marks the 30th anniversary of the Kentucky Fried Chicken murders in Kilgore. Many East Texans remember September 23, 1983, when armed robbers held up the KFC restaurant.

Elderly ETX couple loses house to fire

An elderly couple lost their home of 12 years Monday afternoon to a fire that took more than a dozen firefighters an hour to contain.

1 dead, 2 injured in ETX wreck

A Detroit woman died Sunday in a wreck on U.S.

Kilgore man arrested on drug, firearm charges

A Kilgore man was arrested on Wednesday after a multi-agency search of his house.

Project to renew Spring Hill neighborhood in Longview

Improvements are coming to Longview neighborhoods in the Spring Hill area as part of the RENEW! Longview initiative: Resources Enriching Neighborhoods through Empowerment Works.

Longview ISD accepting Gifted/Talented nominations

In accordance with the Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted/Talented Students, the Longview Independent School District will consider students in grades K-8 who are not yet identified as gifted and talented for nomination and screening

Neal McCoy slated to sing national anthem at Tuesday's Texas Rangers game

Longview singer Neal McCoy is scheduled to sing the national anthem before Tuesday's Texas Rangers matchup against the Houston Astros.

TJC golf teams leading in tournaments

TJC Men’s Golf, led by Brandon Rougeau’s five under par 67, leads by 12 strokes after day one at the UMHB Invitational at Cowan Creek Golf Club in Georgetown.

Kilgore PD seek whereabouts of missing man

According to the Kilgore Police Department, Aaron Wayne Fouse, 35, of Kilgore has been reported as missing. Fouse was last heard from on September 7, 2013. He is 6’2”, and weighs about 340 pounds.

What's good for the goose...

This past week, the IRS hearings have been on the radar again. As much as some want this to go away, it's not.