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Fire officials release name of man killed in Longview blaze

Longview, Tx (FOX 51) — On Friday morning, officials released the cause of a Longview house fire and identity of an elderly man who was killed in the incident Thursday.

DA on ETX baby's death: Worst case of child abuse seen in 20 years

A Center woman sits behind bars facing the death penalty for allegedly killing her 5-month-old child earlier this week.

3 reported missing persons headed to Shreveport could be in Texas

Law enforcement officials in South Carolina are reaching out to the public to help find three missing persons.

At least one killed in wreck near Kilgore

Multiple agencies are currently on the scene of major fatal wreck near Kilgore. The crash took place at around 11 a.m. in the 3300 block of 135 in front of Champion Technology.

Houston Nutt interviews for offensive position

He used to coach at Arkansas and Ole Miss. Soon, he might coach the Cowboys.

Rangers, Matt Harrison agree on contract extension

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram covers the Rangers. Matt Harrison got a new deal from Texas.

Lobos release 2013 football schedule

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He has the latest on the Longview Lobos.

Smith County offices closed for MLK Day

Smith County offices will close Monday, January 21 in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Normal office hours will resume on Tuesday, January 22. Smith County wishes you a safe and happy holiday weekend.

ETX woman caught with meth during burglary

Local authorities arrested a Kilgore woman after she was caught in the act of burglarizing a business.

ETX dance program holding annual fundraiser Friday night

Fly Kids, a local dance program, will host its annual concert/fundraiser this month at Tyler’s Glass Recreation Center, 501 W. 32nd St. Tyler.