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Tyler police involved in manhunt

A manhunt is underway this morning in Tyler. Police tell us they've got feet on the ground looking for at least one person. The footchase began around 5 a.m. this morning, in the 600 block of Golden road.

Study shows soda might cause child violence

For years sodas have been linked to obesity and diabetes in kids; with ingredients like phosphoric acid and sugar it is no wonder why.

ETX lawmaker ranked #1 most quoted congressman in U.S.

You know him well, you see him often, he's been on almost every political talk show and national news network in America; Texas Repulican congressman Louie Gohmert has now earned a top ranking as number one in the 'Most Quoteable Congre

Country music celebration brings singers, songwriters to Carthage

Although the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame didn’t induct any new members this year, the annual country music celebration Saturday night still attracted a bevy of well-known performers.

Longview’s annual senior citizens extravaganza attracts young, old

It wasn’t just older people having fun Saturday at the 33rd Annual Senior Citizens Extravaganza. A lot of younger folks also came out to the Longview Exhibit Building.

Ft. Hood shooting trial: Is Maj. Nidal Hasan's defense strategy martyrdom?

Prosecutors say he believed he had a duty to kill as many soldiers as possible. His lawyers say he is trying to help the prosecution put him to death.

Local attorney announces candidacy for Longview City Council seat

Area attorney Kristen Ishihara on Monday announced her candidacy for the District 4 seat on the Longview City Council.

New bins let Gregg Co. Courthouse employees recycle trash

The Gregg County Courthouse got a little greener recently with bins for employees to recycle their cans, bottles, plastic and paper.

Scene clear after Hwy. 259 wreck in Upshur Co.

the scene of an accident which slowed traffic on Hwy. 259 in Upshur County has now been cleared

Better get drilling fast

I know the president wants to make our energy plan wind, sun and unicorns, but we need to get going right now. Look at all the drilling we have going on in North Dakota. It's booming.