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Longview residents, businesses still cleaning up after storm

Longview, TX — Strong storms swept across Longview Monday afternoon leaving behind a trail of fallen limbs and trees.

Ellis Rehab facility in Tyler to close its doors

Ellis Rehab "Just for Kids", in Tyler, is closing.

ICE deports British man in Houston wanted for indecency with a child

A British man, who was wanted for indecency with a child in his home country, was deported Tuesday and turned over to United Kingdom officials by officers with U.S.

Inmates charged for pen stabbing to face

An inmate was victim of a pen stabbing by two cellmates, at the Doña Ana County Detention Center, investigators said.

Lon Morris to hold fall classes on campus

Lon Morris College will hold fall classes on campus in Jacksonville next semester. The announcement comes amid fears the school may close its doors, after filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy earlier this year.

City of Tyler celebrates opening of Fire Station 5

As part of the City of Tyler’s plan to boost emergency response times and meet the needs of the growing community, the Tyler Fire Department celebrated the opening of the new Fire Station 5 on July 11, 2012.

ETX center holding annual Americans with Disabilities Act update Thursday

East Texas Center for Independent Living in conjunction with the Tyler Area Builders Association is hosting their Annual Americans with Disabilities Act Update on Thursday, July 26, 2012 from 8:30 am to 12:00 noon at the ETCIL offices located a

Longview ISD instructor wins excellence award

Vicki Tramel, Culinary Arts Instructor in the Longview ISD Culinary Program at Longview High School, Longview, TX is the recipient of the Texas Restaurant Association Education Foundation’s 2012 Educator Excellence Award.

Lufkin school district's longtime chief financial officer retires

The Lufkin Independent School District will have to replace its longtime chief financial officer, after he retired from the district last week.

Lufkin man breaks multiple car windows, hurts child

A man is behind bars after injuring a child when he broke out the window of a woman's car Wednesday morning.