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ETX man arrested for holding girlfriend against her will

A Texarkana man is in jail after holding his girlfriend against her will for several hours on Tuesday morning.

Gov. Perry adds abortion, juvenile capital felony issues to 'Special Session' call

Gov. Rick Perry today expanded the special session call to include: Legislation relating to the regulation of abortion procedures, providers and facilities.

Lengthy sentences affirmed for 2 ETX men

A pair of hefty sentences was affirmed last week by two Texas Courts of Appeals. The convictions of George Wayne Smith and Samuel DeWayne Colbert, both of Henderson County, were affirmed after both appealed their convictions.

2 ETX men sentenced to prison for meth trafficking

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

Longview’s Historic Preservation Commission locks down goals

Longview’s Historic Preservation Commission has completed one of the final steps needed to apply for state recognition for its preservation efforts; however, the last major step, the designation of local historical landmarks, still might

Vista College to honor 5 outstanding graduates from Longview campus

Five graduates from the Vista College Longview Campus will be honored with prestigious Vista College awards at commencement ceremonies.

Longview PD hosts Child ID Program at mall

The Longview Police Department will hosts its Child ID Program from 6 to 8 p.m., today at the Longview Mall.

Carolee Musick set to become head volleyball coach at Pine Tree

Set to become just the fourth volleyball coach in Pine Tree history, Carolee Musick will take the helm with high expectations. Expectations, she said, that she is ready to face in her new position.

BREAKING: UIL passes amendment limiting full-contact football practice

Limiting full-contact practice during the football season is one more step to becoming reality.

UTHNE: Director of case management promoted, 20-year employees honored

Carol Henson, MS, RN, has been promoted to administrative director of Primary Care Services at UT Health Northeast. In addition, three employees recently were recognized for their 20 years of service.