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1 arrested, 1 taken in for questioning in string of Smith County burglaries

A joint investigation between the Smith County Sheriff's Office and Henderson County has led to the arrest of Joshua Shapley in connection with several thefts and burglaries in southwest Smith County and eastern Henderson County.

Possible tornadoes hit Texas; 6 dead, dozens injured

Possible tornadoes ripped through north Texas on Wednesday night, killing at least six people and injuring more than 100 others, officials said.

Two arrested in string of Smith County burglaries

A joint investigation between the Smith County Sheriff's Office and Henderson County has led to the arrest of Joshua Shapley, DOB 6.14.82, and , DOB 11.21.84 in connection with several thefts and burglaries in southwest Smith County and eas

This Summer: Stay in Shape without a Gym Membership

(StatePoint) It’s not as easy to hide under layers of clothing during the summer. You’ll want to look your best in those shorts, t-shirts and bathing suits; as such, staying in shape is key.

How to Reduce the Cost of Owning a Car

(StatePoint) The cost of car ownership is on the rise again this year, according to a new report from AAA. And if you’re a family on a budget or a senior on a fixed income, you may feel the impact already.

Ways to Keep the Family Entertained During Summer Road Trips

(StatePoint) With summer travel season upon us, families across the country are taking to the open road for family road trips. But while the destination always leads to excitement, oftentimes the long car ride can be a drag.

VOTE: SFA students finalists in Folgers Coffee jingle contest

SFA students Josh Birdsong of Port Neches, Nathan Wackett of Crandall, Thaddeus Franklin of Dallas, Cody Morris of Arlington and Ben Smith of Cincinnati, Ohio have submitted an entry to the Folgers® Coffee jingle contest, and it was selecte

TX teen bags state's largest alligator

An 18 year-old high school senior, on his first alligator hunt, has bagged the largest alligator to be certified in the State of Texas.

Lobos’ Leonard gets new offer

Where will he go to college? Jimmy Carter of the Longview News-Journal has the latest on a Longview athlete.

Perfect gifts for graduates under $100 - part 2

BSCENE Magazine Style Editor Holly Head shows up the perfect gift for graduates - all UNDER $100!   Visit BSCENE if you like these options!