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Spring Hill hires new girl's basketball coach

Spring Hill High School in Longview has announced their choice for the new head girl's basketball coach and he's known pretty well around the East Texas coaching circuit.

2 ETX men arrested for kidnapping, gun possession

Two Lufkin men were arrested Wednesday, after police say they threatened to kill a woman then ran away.

Longview animal shelter fields dog-napping calls

The head of the Humane Society of Northeast Texas said Wednesday the agency fielded two reports this past week that animals have been taken from residents by men posing as either humane society or animal control officers. Humane Society Executive

Carthage quarterback ‘pretty solid’ on UTSA commitment

Carthage quarterback Blake Bogenschutz said in a telephone interview that he is “pretty solid” on his commitment to UTSA. He said the only factor that might sway his decision would be an offer from a Big 12 team.

Mavs introduce trio of rookies, all with something to prove

After introducing a trio of rookies to the Dallas media Wednesday, the Dallas Mavericks set the stage for their summer league squad that will be competing in Las Vegas beginning Saturday.

$7,500 reward offered for TX most wanted fugitive

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Robert Allen Kotlar, 54, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Gallery Main Street Opens H20 exhibit Saturday

Gallery Main Street will open its newest exhibit Saturday, July 13 with a reception at 110 W. Erwin St., from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The new exhibit, “H20,” features 33 works of art by 18 different artists.

TX AG Abbott files action to halt senior dating service practices in Beaumont area

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today obtained a temporary restraining order and asset freeze against a specialized dating service that targeted senior citizens, disabled Texans and veterans.

Smith Co. wide clean up to begin July 15

Starting Monday, July 15 Smith County citizens can bring trash and bulky items to the Greenwood Farms Landfill for free.

No love for 'Stan the Man'

If you don't know who Stan Musial is, you can doze off for a minute. Stan "The man" Musial was the man for the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team.