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AC Board of Trustees OKs increase to 2013-14 tuition rates

Lufkin , Tx — In an effort to partially offset the decrease in state funding per student contact hour, the Angelina College Board of Trustees on Monday approved an increase to the 2013-14 tuition rates.

Beer and wine sales on the ballot in November

Beer and wine sales are expected to be on the ballot in the 2013 November ballot. According to Smith County Commissioners Court, they approved the proposal for the ballot earlier today.

Fatal wreck kills two Monday night

A fatal wreck kills two Monday night. According to the Department of Public Safety the wreck occurred around 8:25 p.m. on Loop 281 and near FM 968 in Longview.

Second suspect arrested in 2012 robbery at Jacksonville bank

Jacksonville police have arrested a second suspect in a November 2012 robbery at a local bank's drive thru. On Monday, at around 12:43 p.m., detectives arrested Michael Deangelo Johnson, 25, of Jacksonville.

Derek Lowe impressive, but not yet a candidate for Rangers rotation

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram covers the Rangers at Spring Training in Arizona. Here's the latest on one of the newest Texas pitchers.

Mavs knock off the Hawks, 127-113

The struggling Mavericks were playing their fourth game in the last five nights. But they were not tired.

Longview Lobo gets third college scholarship offer

Jimmy Carter writes for the Longview News-Journal. He's got an update on a Lobo receiver who has received another scholarship offer.

Cowboys will play Dolphins in Hall of Fame Game

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has news about the Cowboys. They will start their preseason early.

TX couple not charged in death of adopted Russian child

A Texas couple will not face charges in the January death of their adopted Russian son, Max Shatto.

Father charged after allegedly shooting son by accident

A Smith County man was taken into custody early Tuesday morning for allegedly shooting his son in the foot by accident.