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Many creditors target college students

While many kids head to college to make better lives for themselves, sometimes the costs that come along with it can be overwhelming. This is bad news fro students but great news for creditors who need customers.

Oil rig explodes in south TX

Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a oil rig explosion near Victoria, Texas.

BIG 12 NEWS: Houston transfer to start for WVU

The University of Houston will have to do without their star running back this year.

Longview-Lufkin game to be part of Great American Rivalry Series

Longview athletic director/head coach John King announced Wednesday that the Lobos’ Sept. 20 meeting with rival Lufkin will be a part of the Great American Rivalry Series, one of 80 premiere rivalries across the nation.

Gilmer opens season tonight at Buckeye Stadium against Atlanta

Atlanta vs. Gilmer 7:30 tonight, Buckeye Stadium, Gilmer Coaches Atlanta: Matt McClure Gilmer: Jeff Traylor

Police release photo of wanted man in Tyler murder

Tyler Investigators have secured an arrest warrant for Elisha “EJ” Williams, 18, of Tyler, for Murder.

City of Longview may pay in animal seizure

A jury’s verdict Wednesday will result in the return of livestock seized in July from a Longview man’s property.

New traffic, criminal laws take effect September 1

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today highlighted notable traffic and criminal laws that go into effect on Sept. 1, 2013.

Former ETX resident sentenced to 10 years for ficticous vehicle ID

On Thursday, Steven Joe Clowdus, 31, formerly og Mabank, plead to the maximum sentence of 10 years in prison for the Placement of a Serial Number with Intent to Change the Identity of a Vehicle.

UPDATE: Kilgore woman found dead in car was strangled

 Investigation continues into the death of Amanda Woods, 30, of Kilgore.