Local News + Statewide News

Rangers sweep Mariners

The Rangers swept Seattle in Arlington over the weekend. Here's more from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

Arlington set to become major player in college football playoff system

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has a story about Arlington and major college football. It's all because of Cowboys Stadium.

Lee beats Longview

Jimmy Carter writes for the Longview News-Journal. Lee beat Longview in a big district matchup.

Kilgore tops 32-4A soccer selections

The Longview News-Journal has the All-District soccer team. The Kilgore Bulldogs led the way.

Hollytree CC hosting Pinkerton Golf Tournament

The Pinkerton Golf Tournament will be taking place Monday at Hollytree Country Club. The helicopter ball drop will take place at noon with the golf tournament beginning at 1:00 p.m.

'No Hungry Children' festival to feed children in Tyler

The Second Annual " No Hungry Children" Benefit Festival will be held in Tyler’s Bergfeld Park from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., on Saturday, May 18th.

Karnack man sentenced for drug trafficking

An East Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

ETX man sentenced for dealing meth

A man has been sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

FBI disputes mother's claim they tracked elder bombing suspect

The FBI has flatly rejected an assertion by the mother of the two suspected Boston bombers that the bureau had been tracking her oldest son and had spoken with him last week after the deadly marathon bombing.

Fatal 18-wheeler crash shuts down interstate in Longview

Interstate 20 westbound has been shut down at the MLK bridge while crews clear a fatal wreck. It happened around 6:00 a.m. on Monday.