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Court set to rule on race in college admissions

Heman Marion Sweatt and Abigail Noel Fisher both wanted to attend the University of Texas at Austin, and both claimed race was a primary reason for their rejection.

West High School students come together to commemorate their next step

Weeks after an explosion rocked their city, the graduating class of West High School came together to commemorate their next step.

Two arrested for mud hogging on city property

Lufkin Police arrested two people early Friday for trespassing and mud hogging on city property.

Nacogdoches PD arrests 2 for crystal meth after traffic stop

Two men are in custody and are charged with the possession of over 5 ounces of crystal methamphetamine.

DSHS and local health department bring free medical care to ETX

The Texas Department of State Health Services is joining with local partners to bring free medical care to uninsured residents of East Texas next week.

BREAKING: Longview manhunt over, suspect caught, identified

UPDATE (12:51 p.m.): Longview Police tell KETK the suspect, Jason Brod, has been caught and is now in custody.

Astros take Appel with #1 pick

The Astros selected Mark Appel with the No. 1 overall pick in Thursday’s 2013 MLB amateur draft.

Rangers pick three players on first day of draft

The Texas Rangers selected three players on Day 1 of the 2013 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft.

Google Street View car makes its way around Tyler

The Google Street View car has been making its way around Tyler. Google Street View is a panoramic displace of images taken from specially adapted cars.

2 Longview men jailed after robbery

Two Longview men were jailed Wednesday after police accused one of holding up a store late Tuesday and the other of driving the getaway car.