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US soccer star Abby Wambach breaks Mia Hamm's world scoring record

When a 21-year-old Abby Wambach made her debut for the United States on September 9, 2001, Mia Hamm scored twice in a 4-1 win over Germany.

Pump Jacks’ losing skid grows to four

Acadiana took advantage of every opportunity the Pump Jacks gave them in the fourth inning Thursday night. The Pump Jacks, on the other hand, failed to capitalize on the opportunities presented to them.

ETX summer athletic camps announed

Summer is a time for kids to perfect their athletic skills.

Kilgore man facing multiple fraud charges

A Kilgore man facing multiple fraud charges, including falsified prescriptions police say he used to buy up to 300 milligrams of hydrocodone, was held in the Gregg County Jail Thursday on bonds totaling $275,000.

Longview murder suspect sentenced for probation violation

A Longview man who is scheduled to be tried on a murder charge later this year has been sentenced to 22 months in state jail for violating the conditions of probation on a 2011 conviction for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

Longview PD seeks public's help in identifying credit card theft suspect

The Longview Police Department needs the public's help in identifying a stolen credit card suspect. According to the LPD, a female suspect used a stolen credit card on June 4, 2013 at an ATM in the 2600 Block of Gilmer Road.

Liberty Hall, APEX Entertainment to host 'Really Rosie'

The City of Tyler’s Liberty Hall and APEX Entertainment will host a performance of the children’s musical stage production of “Really Rosie” at 2:30 p.m., Saturday at Liberty Hall, located at 110 West Erwin St.

5 TX construction workers shocked with 480-volts of electricity

Five utility workers were rushed to the hospital Thursday after they were shocked at a Houston construction site. The crew was working on an electrical vault when it caught fire and shocked them.

Nacogdoches alum named new HS principal

A Nacogdoches High School graduate is returning home to take the top leadership position at his alma mater. The NISD board of trustees approved hiring Kenneth Wooten as NHS principal on Thursday night.

POV: More senate gymnastics on immigration bill

There was more political gymnastics today when it come to the Senate immigration bill. John Cornyn's 90 percent "Retention at the Border" amendment got shot down.