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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.

Hallsville ISD teachers combine technology, comedy in learning

Two Hallsville Intermediate School teachers are proving technology doesn’t have to be expensive — or serious — to be an effective learning tool.

Craftsmanship on display at 40th annual Gladewater arts festival

The first cool breezes of fall swirled through booths at the 40th annual Gladewater Arts & Crafts Festival this weekend, setting off a chorus of wind chimes and tickling leaves on holiday wreaths.

Sheriff says removing fake hair is Gregg County Jail policy

Inmates entering the Gregg County Jail can expect to remove all clothing, shoes, jewelry and hair — if it’s fake.

Relic road trip: Henderson museum offers look at ancient Mideast artifacts

East Texans interested in viewing mummies, scarabs and other artifacts of the ancient Middle East don’t need to travel to a large city.

Gregg County Jail policy shift on medication may affect lawsuit

A policy controlling prescription drug use in the Gregg County Jail was quietly changed on the day in 2011 that an inmate lawsuit that produced a $1.9 million settlement was filed.

VIOLENCE BEHIND BARS: A tie to mental illness

The most violent prisons in the Texas state system share a common factor: They house a high proportion of mentally ill inmates.

Family of 5 found dead inside Texas home

A family of five was found dead inside a house near Rice, Texas, on Sunday night, authorities said. That's just south of Dallas. Navarro County sheriff's deputies found the bodies of two adults and three children inside.