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Fishing stocking makes sport available near you

Catfish stockings will take place every two weeks through the summer and fall except during August, when high water temperatures may limit fish survival.

Skip the Trip, Renew Driver License Online Before Summer Rush

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is encouraging residents to beat the summer rush at driver license offices across the state by renewing their license or identification card early or online.

Texas parents reminded to pay child support

County Sheriff Kenneth Hammack has arrested 11 Polk County parents who violated court orders requiring them to pay child support. Today's sweep was conducted in conjunction with the Texas Attorney General's Child Support Division.

Texans should take look at individual water use habits

In an ongoing effort toward solving Texas 'critical water crisis, Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples, along with the Texas Senate, announced the passage of Senate Resolution 593 honoring the statewide impact and success of the Texas Wate

Special enforcement periods keep Texas roads safer

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers made more than 1,000 DWI arrests during a Spring Break special enforcement period this year.

SCAM ALERT: Utilities scammers targeting victims by phone

Utility companies throughout the US and Canada are warning their customers about a new con. Scammers are calling residents and impersonating utility staff, claiming to be collecting on late bills.

2 Longview men arrested on drug charges

Two Longview men were arrested Thursday near the Kilgore College campus after police say they found them in possession of multiple controlled substances.

Known Longview gang member pleads guilty to gun charge

A known Longview gang member pleaded guilty Wednesday to unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon in the 124th District Court, according to the Gregg County District Attorney’s Office.

Tyler Police raise money for sick or injured officers

The Tyler Police Department will be raising money on Friday morning for sick or injured officers and their families.

VIDEO: President George W. Bush Presidential Library celebration

Hundreds gathered in Dallas on Thursday to witness the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Library. After the dedication, the crowd was entertained with music and a spectacular fireworks show.