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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.

Tryon Road and Hollybrook to be closed to traffic

Two Longview roads will be closed to traffic for one month. On Thursday, July 25, 2013, Tryon Road at Hollybrook will be closed to traffic while the intersection of Tryon and Hollybrook is rebuilt.

Carlisle players, coach honored on TSWA All-State team

Carlisle’s Gunner Baker, who helped pitch and hit the Indians to the school’s first state championship, was a triple winner on Monday with the release of the Collin Street Baker/Texas Sports Writers Association Class A All-State Bas