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Democratic senator Wendy Davis announces bid for TX Governor

Democratic Senator Wendy Davis, 50, who made a name for herself with a 13-hour long filibuster before the Texas Senate, has announced her bid for the office of Texas Governor.

TX man charged with attempted murder after high speed chase

Bossier Sheriff's deputies arrested a Texas man, Wednesday, evening following a multi-parish high speed pursuit in a stolen vehicle that lead to attempted murder of a peace officer and other charges.

Federal shutdown does not affect The Alamo

Despite a slapdash and erroneous online news report, the Alamo remains open for business during the partial shutdown of the federal government.

‘Rose City’ exhibit opens Friday with reception at Gallery Main Street

In celebration of the October Rose Season in Tyler, Gallery Main Street will open its new “Rose City” fine art exhibit on Friday, October 4th, with a reception from 4:00 p.m., to 7:00 p.m., at the Gallery, 110 West Erwin Street.

11th Annual Day of Remembrance at The Children's Park

Families and friends from all over Texas will gather in Tyler on Saturday, October 26, at 10:30 a.m., in celebration of the 11th Annual Day of Remembrance Ceremony in The Children’s Park, located at the corner of South Broadway Avenue and

Flynn announces re-election campaign

With his wife Susan by his side at his home in Van, State Representative Dan Flynn (R-Van) - rancher, small businessman and dedicated conservative voice for the people of East Texas - announced his plans to run for re-election in House District

Touch a Truck, Feed a Family offers fun, benefits community

Children — and maybe a few adults — who love trucks, fire engines, buses and other big vehicles will get a chance to see them up close and personal at Longview Community Ministries’ annual Touch a Truck, Feed a Family fundrais

Museum sets auction for art, artifacts of late American painter

Art and artifacts belonging to the late American painter and Longview resident Velox Ward are among hundreds of items set for auction Saturday at the Longview Museum of Fine Arts.

Historic Highways exhibit opens at Gregg County Historical Commission

A Longview native’s exhibit featuring historic and modern photographs of Route 66 will be on display at the Gregg County Historical Museum throughout the month of October.