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VIDEO: ETX man dies in skydiving accident

A Texas skydiver fell to his death over the weekend when his secondary parachute failed to deploy. For some reason the victim wasn't using a chute with an automatic fail-safe.

Pine Tree tops Longview in 7-on-7

The smaller in-city school evened up the score for the older cousin Monday night.

Most wanted fugitive arrested in San Antonio

Robert Anthony Lopez, 48, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and Tango Blast gang member, is now in custody after being arrested on Friday in San Antonio, and tipsters will be paid $7,500.

ETX couple charged with health care fraud violations

A Center, Texas, couple now living in Elgin, Texas, has been indicted and charged with health care fraud violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Mexican nationals sentenced for drug trafficking violations in Tyler

Two Mexican nationals living in Tyler, Texas, have been sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

2 Deputies on administrative leave after gunfire exchange with Nacogdoches man

Deputies with the Nacogdoches County Sheriff Office were dispatched to a disturbance on CR 2051 shortly before 1:00 a.m., Monday morning.

Longview July 4 celebration continues to take shape

Painting a red, white and blue mural backdrop is one of many patriotic activities that will be available to residents who turn out for Longview’s 4th of July Fireworks and Freedom Celebration.

Fishing Rodeo to take place on June 22

The City of Longview Partners in Prevention will host the 35th Annual Fishing Rodeo on Saturday, June 22, 2013 at Teague Park Lake, 415 American Legion Blvd.

TX residents shave their heads for cancer research

There are a number of people in Abilene, Texas with very distinct haircuts today, or to be more accurate, no haircuts at all. They shaved their heads over the weekend for a good cause.

TX mom fights robber, runs him over with car

A robbery victim in Texas turns the tables on her attacker. Police say a man armed with a knife hid inside the woman's van. The mother fought back and nd sent the armed robber to the hospital.