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City of Longview Offices Closed for MLK Holiday

City of Longview offices will be closed Monday, January 21, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  

Texas Most Wanted Sex Offender arrested in Bandera

James Anthony Rubio, 55, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested Monday in Bandera as the result of a tip.

Authorities looking for missing ETX man with medical issue

Family members of Curtis Lynn Chambers, a 49-year-old white male, reported to Lufkin Police Department that Curtis is missing from his Diana Street home in Lufkin. Curtis is diagnosed with Paranoid Schizophrenia and has disappeared before.

City of Tyler seeking volunteers to help plant trees this Saturday

The City of Tyler and Mayor Barbara Bass are seeking volunteers to help plant approximately 100 trees on Tree Tyler Day, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013. Residents interested in volunteering are asked to meet at Harvey Convention Center, 2000 W.

App gives conflict of interest information on Texas lawmakers

AUSTIN (Texas Tribune) — Does your state lawmaker have conflicts of interest when it comes to passing bills or setting policy? Now there's a way to find out.

ETX firefighter injured, flown to Tyler hospital

A Wood County firefighter was hospitalized while fighting a fire Monday morning.

ETX firefighter injured, flown to Tyler hospital

A Wood County firefighter was hospitalized while fighting a fire Monday morning.

Smith County GOP chairman resigns

Smith County Republican Chairman Ashton Oravetz resigned from his post Monday morning. The chairman expressed his disappointment recently with the direction our country is heading following the General Election on November 6.

Arsonists attempt to set ETX business on fire over weekend

Lufkin authorities investigated a business over the weekend that arsonists tried to set on fire.

Dallas Stars schedule released - only thing missing is a triple header

Remember the Dallas Stars? The Fort Worth Star-Telegram does.