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ETX Man shot by Longview officer jailed after hospital stay

The man shot by a Longview Police Officer earlier this month is in jail after being released from the hospital.

Buy new hunting, fishing licenses early

The 2013-2014 Texas hunting and fishing licenses went on sale Aug. 15. Although current licenses do not expire until Aug. 31, outdoors enthusiasts can purchase the new ones in advance.

SEC coaches: Heisman winner Manziel a second-teamer

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel, the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner, earned only second-team All-Southeastern Conference honors Thursday on the preseason squad selected by league football coaches.

Arian Foster doesn’t want his children playing football

“I love the game and everything, but this hurts, man,” Foster said. “It’s a lot of work, man. Let Daddy put in the work so you can go study art or something.”

'Open Carry Tyler' to take their cause to Longview for Labor Day

The organization who carried out an "Open Carry March" on July 4th, in Tyler, is taking their cause to Longview.

Hasan declines to give closing argument in shooting of Ft. Hood soldiers case

Army Maj. Nidal Hasan, who admitted killing 13 people and wounding 32 others in November 2009, declined to give closing statement at court-martial on Thursday.

U.S. Department of Justice to file lawsuit against Texas over voter-ID law

The Department of Justice announced today that it will file a new lawsuit against the State of Texas, the Texas Secretary of State, and the Director of the Texas Department

ETX Man shot by Longview officer jailed after hospital stay

The man shot by a Longview Police Officer earlier this month is in jail after being released from the hospital.

Gilmer scrimmage rescheduled for August 23

According to Smoaky.com, Gilmer will host a scrimmage against Greenville on Friday, August 23. The games are scheduled to begin at 6:00 p.m, with the varsity playing at 7:15 p.m.

New Boston HS football player dies after tragic Wednesday night accident

According to KTAL in Shreveport, a New Boston teen is dead and a community is in shock after a tragic accident on Wednesday night.