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Bill Could Reduce Number of Texas Abortion Facilities

A bill advancing through the Texas Legislature could drastically decrease the number of legal abortion facilities in the state.

Sequester Could Hit Special Ed, Poor TX Students

Aurora Ramirez-Ford, a fifth-grader with Down syndrome, needs speech classes and occupational therapy, services that are guaranteed under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.

Part of HWY 69 in Jacksonville closed after wreck

A major wreck in Jacksonville on Sunday night has caused authorities to block off part of Highway 69 from Quevado Street to Jeanine Street. As a result of the accident, utility poles were knocked down and are in the roadway.

East Texas Metro Woman April Issue Unveiling

Kristy Couch stops by to talk about East Texas Metro Woman April issue. April Myers from Redneck Rockstars Boutique joins her.

TXDOT on East Texas Road Constuction

Larry Krantz from TXDOT talks to Ben about winterizing projects and the areas "active status.' For more information, head over to the TXDOT website.

How to manage your seasonal allergies

(StatePoint) Unfortunately, beautiful flowers and warm weather can also mean itchy, watery eyes, sneezing fits and nasal congestion.

Van Zandt County man arrested for homicide

A Van Zandt man is now behind bars after murdering his wife and injuring her boyfriend.

One-vehicle wreck kills one, alcohol could be a factor

Alcohol might have been a factor in a one vehicle wreck on Saturday evening. Around 8:16 p.m., Longview police responded to a one vehicle wreck in the 2700 block of East Marshall Avenue.

Area officials voice support for gun rights during rally

By Richard Yeakley On the 238th anniversary of Patrick Henry’s “Give me liberty or give me death” speech, Longview elected officials voiced staunch support for gun rights.

ETX man evades arrest and found with drugs

An East Texas man was arrested in the early hours of Sunday morning. Around 1:00 a.m., Jecorey Richard, 34, fled from an officer in a vehicle and was caught a little while later.