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Port Arthur man sentenced to 10 years for possessing 100 videos, 57,000 images of child porn

A 32-year-old Port Arthur, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Hospital construction to close roadway in Longview

Periodic lane closures will occur on Fourth Street between Hollybrook Drive and just north of Clinic Drive. The lane closures are expected to start Friday, July 27, 2012 and last approximately 20 months.

UPDATE: Suspicious "bomb-like" device actually broken newspaper coin collector

The bomb squad from Barksdale Air Force Base has given the all-clear on the suspicious device found in a Longview newspaper stand.

Fun accessories with Katie's

Kattie Craddock, owner of Katie's stops by with a fun few jewelry pieces that are sure to add a little flare to any outfit. To see some more options visit www.katiesonline.com

East Texas gardening with Keith Hansen

Keith Hansen stops by with some great tips about lawn care and gardening ideas for your East Texas yard.

UPDATE: Officials release identity of missing person at Lake Cherokee

Lake Cherokee — The Gregg County Sheriff’s Office, along with members of the Texas DPS, Texas Parks and Wildlife Service, Rusk County Sheriff’s Office and the Lake Cherokee Patrol are investigating a missing person incident at

$10,000 in tools stolen from Franklin County auto shop

The Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers and the Franklin County Sheriff's Office need your help to solving the crime of the week.

Gohmert apologizes for shooting remarks

The congressman for Northeast Texas issued an apology during the weekend over comments he made on a conservative radio show that were pounced on by critics and media outlets.

Texas receives $3 million in grants to help recent Army veterans find employment

The states of Georgia, Illinois, North Carolina and Texas will receive grants totaling $3 million to develop strategies aimed at helping returning Army veterans find employment more quickly through the public workforce system, Secretary of Labo

Tree trimming shuts down northbound traffic on Old Bullard Rd.

Tyler, Texas — Traffic heading northbound on Old Bullard Road by the Broadway Square Mall is shut down due to tree trimming.