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Longview's Wesley happy for former teammate Lebron James

Former Longview Lobo David Wesley played 14 years in the NBA, including in Cleveland where he shared the court with teammate Lebron James. Wesley was in East Texas Friday for his 11th annual youth basketball camp.

Rabid bat discovered in ETX

The City of Lufkin Animal Control personnel have confirmed that a bat captured in a Lufkin home was infected with rabies.

BREAKING: 2nd Tyler motel murder suspect turns self in, 1 still at large

Tyler Police tell KETK a second suspect has turned himself in to police regarding the American Inn Motel murder that happened June 15.

It's just a game

The US Senate should be ashamed of itself. It's like "Obamacare," they are on the verge of passing an immigration bill which is like a used car you should avoid.

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.