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Officers will no longer issue students on-campus tickets

Campus police officers have to change their discipline standards this year. Starting in September, officers will no longer be able to issue Texas elementary, middle or high school students on-campus citations.

Jacksonville ISD proposes school bond due to overcrowding

On Monday, Jacksonville school officials voted to put a 22-million dollar bond proposal on the upcoming November fifth election. School officials say, the current campuses can't sustain the growing number of students.

Suspect admits to strangling Kilgore woman to 'increase her high'

According to the arrest report from the Kilgore Police Department, Willie Clarence Sims admitted to the choking of Amanda Woods.

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.