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LETU to present My Anchor Holds in Chapel Feb. 11

LeTourneau University will present husband and wife singing-songwriting duo My Anchor Holds for a special performance during chapel service at 10:50 a.m. Monday, Feb. 11, in the S.E. Belcher Jr. Chapel and Performance Center, 2100 S.

Most Wanted Sex Offender arrested in El Paso

Juan Alfredo Gandarilla, 43, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested in El Paso Monday night by U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the Bridge of the Americas.

Wood County woman guilty of methamphetamine violations

A 42-year-old Mineola, Texas woman has pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales Wednesday.

Gregg County man guilty of methamphetamine violations

A 26-year-old Longview man has pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales Wednesday.

Harrison County man sentenced for bank fraud

A 45-year-old Marshall, Texas, man has been sentenced to federal prison for bank fraud violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales Wednesday.

Bait dogs: The unseen victims of an illegal blood sport

The gruesome world of illegal dogfighting rarely makes its way to the general public.

No more Saturday mail: East Texans react

TYLER — A big announcement from The United States Postal Service Wednesday. Starting August 1, it will no longer be delivering mail on Saturday.

Survey: More women than men in area homeless shelters

The face of homelessness in Northeast Texas is changing.

Signatures verified, Longview alcohol petition headed to council

A proposition to allow the “beer and wine sales for off premise consumption” will go before the Longview city council at its Feb. 14 meeting to be placed on the May 11 election.

Rising Phoenix Workshop

Gail Johnson joins us with Barbara Woodward and Serena Bryant tell us about how the Rising Phoenix program is helping women from abusive situation find employment. She tells us about the workshop they are hosting: ENACTUS Rising Phoenix.