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Gohmert to speak at South Tyler Rotary Club

Congressman Louie Gohmert will be the guest speaker at the weekly luncheon of the South Tyler Rotary (STR) Club scheduled for Monday, July 29, 2013. He will deliver a “State of Capitol Hill” presentation.

Street to be closed for two hours Friday in Longview

One street in Longview has been closed for air conditioner installation. The northbound lane of North Fredonia Street will be closed between East Tyler Street and Methvin Street on Friday, July 26 from 6:00 a.m. to 8 a.m.

Driver who crashed into utiliity pole, house in Longview arrested

The Longview man police say mowed down a utility pole and slammed into a northwest Longview home Tuesday was arrested on theft and fraud charges shortly after the crash.

SUV hits utility pole in Longview, runs into home

A driver lost control of an SUV Tuesday on Pine Tree Road before running over a utility pole and into a house, police said.

4th annual East TX Music Expo to take place July 27

The East Texas Music Expo 2013, celebrating its 4th year, is a music industry highlight event scheduled to take place on July 27, 2013 in Tyler, Texas.

TX Attorney General's Office obtains $1.4 million settlement against Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast for medicaid fraud

The Texas Attorney General’s Office today concluded the State’s Medicaid fraud investigation into Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast, Inc.

3 most wanted sex offenders sought in TX, reward offered

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Jimmie Jerome Hiners, 27, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $10,000 is offered for information leading to his arrest.

Liberty Hall to host musician, Bob Schneider

The City of Tyler’s Liberty Hall will feature Bob Schneider in concert on Friday, August 2 at 8:00 p.m.

VIDEO: Louie Gohmert calls for House Select Committee to investigate the Benghazi Terrorist Massacre

Texas Representative, Louie Gohmert, spoke on Tuesday at Capitol Hill and called for a House Select Committee to investigate the Benghazi Terrorist Massacre that occurred in September 2012.

Man wanted for Longview murder arrested in Bossier City

A man wanted in Longview for murder was captured at his Bossier City residence this afternoon by a contingency of local law enforcement.