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Waco man killed in ETX car accident

A Waco man was killed Thursday in a one-vehicle accident in Rusk County. Martin De Jesus Carranza Perez, 27, of Waco was pronounced dead at the scene after his car struck a guardrail.

Ex-Pine Tree standout, Panola College coach named head White Oak volleyball coach

Former Pine Tree High School volleyball standout Nicole McCray Thorn, who spent the past five seasons coaching at Panola College, has been named head volleyball coach at White Oak High School.

Longview considers simplifying recycle, trash collection

The City of Longview will be considering a plan to simplify recycling and trash collection. The goal of the simplified collection proposal is to increase recycling participation while also reducing the long-term cost of trash collection.

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.