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Structure fire reported in Chandler

Fire and police crews are currently working a structure fire in Chandler. It happened at 8 o'clock at a house on the 600 block of Hamilton Boulevard. We have a crew headed to the scene.

2 dead in 3-vehicle ETX crash

Two people are dead after a wreck in Diboll. The crash happened around 2:45 p.m., Monday afternoon on US Highway 59 North across from the Diboll Depot. The wreck involved three vehicles.

Fifth annual Heritage Day to be held at Goodman Museum

Tyler Parks and Recreation Department announces their 5th Annual Heritage Day at the Goodman-LeGrand House and Museum from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday May 18.

Sexual misconduct with a child trial date set for Kilgore man, woman

A trial date has been set for a Kilgore man and woman being held in the Gregg County Jail on multiple charges of sexual misconduct with a child.

VIDEO: Willie Nelson raises $125,000 for West, Abbot VFD

Country music star, Willie Nelson, raised $125,000 for West, Texas and the Abbot Volunteer Fire Department. Nelson organized a benefit concert after a deadly explosion at the fertilizer plant last month.

Longview Public Library to host New London explosion book author

The author of Gone at 3:17: The Untold Story of the Worst School Disaster in American History, David M. Brown, will discuss his book at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 29, at the Longview Public Library, 222 W. Cotton St.

DPS memorializes fallen TX Peace Officers

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today honored 10 Texas law enforcement officers who lost their lives in the line of duty during the last year. The lives of these officers, including DPS Sgt.

Beer, wine could land on North, West Longview store shelves in about 45 days

Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission officials said Tuesday North and West Longview residents should have a little more than 45 days before beer and wine hit area store shelves.

Kilgore PD looking for suspect in vehicle thefts

Kilgore police say they are looking for a man in connection with several vehicle thefts in the city.

Cornyn files amendment to address TX water shortage, engage Mexico on treaty compliance

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) introduced an amendment to the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) reauthorization to address Mexico’s failure to take action to uphold its water obligations to the U.S.