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Marshall man faces 20 years in prison for manufacturing meth

A 52-year-old Marshall, Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Former Longview councilwoman dies at 76

Longview, TX — Longview lost one its staunchest allies Sunday.

Man with 'The Devil' written across his head is arrested for stealing play money

tattoo-faced Lufkin man was arrested Saturday after allegedly stealing play money and other items from a dollar store while high on synthetic marijuana known as “Predator.”

Survey: Nearly 90 percent of people will partake in social media for the 2012 Olympics

A recent study by TechBargains.com showed that social media is expected to play a major role during the Summer 2012 London Olympics with 87 percent of people saying they will partake in social media or text friends about the Olympic events.

Nacogdoches woman stabbed with kitchen knife

A 24-year-old woman was stabbed with a kitchen knife Sunday after an argument turned violent.

Tyler man accused of sexually abusing at least 5 children at mobile home park

A Tyler man is charged with sexually abusing young children at the Shiloh Pines mobile home park.

Senate Camps Trade Accusation: Lies, Lies, More Lies

Honesty, specifically a lack thereof, has emerged as a major theme in the Republican primary runoff for an open U.S. Senate seat the day before what could be the last televised debate between the candidates.

Toll 49 construction at I-20 underway; traffic delays anticipated

The North East Texas Regional Mobility Authority (NET RMA) has started work on I-20 to connect with Toll 49 as part of the Segment 3B contract.

Beware of scam calls during President Obama’s visit to Texas

President Obama will be at several private fundraising events in Austin and San Antonio on Tuesday, but will not be taking time out of his busy schedule to pay your utility bills.

Kilgore Balloon Extravaganza on July 25

The Kilgore Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau will be a part of the 2012-2013-2014 hot-air balloon U. S. National Championships. The Kilgore Balloon Extravaganza will be held on Wednesday, July 25, 6:30-9:30 pm.