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Celebrating with cookies

'Tis the season for celebrations. If you've got a graduation or birthday coming up think cookies!

Student brings unloaded gun to Orr Elementary school in Tyler

TYLER — Release from Tyler ISD:

Kilgore Police catch Arkansas fugitive

KILGORE — On Sunday April 29, 2012 a Kilgore Police officer made a traffic stop on the 1600 block of Pentecost Rd, where two people were walking.

Gov. Perry calls for Obama administration to stop surge of illegals

On Friday, Gov. Rick Perry sent a letter calling on President Barack Obama to address the recent surge of unaccompanied minors illegally entering the U.S. and being housed in Texas and other states.

Quadruplets born in Longview hospital

LONGVIEW — Naturally conceived quadruplets were born on Monday, May 7 at Good Shepherd Medical Center in Longview to parents Ruben Salgado and Maria Jamaica of Tatum, Texas.

Update: Witnesses sought in death of Longview pedestrian

Longview — On Thursday at 9:59 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 3000 Block of Estes Parkway for an accident involving a pedestrian.

UPDATE: Fire destroys Longview house

LONGVIEW — 3:15 p.m.

86-year-old Longview woman struck by vehicle dies from injuries

Our news partner The Longview News Journal reports an 86-year-old Longview woman who was struck by a vehicle while crossing Gilmer Road has died from her injuries.

Fishing event offers chance for intergenerational bonding

Longview — Robert Embrey has been fishing for 83 years. Fishing pole in hand, the 89-year-old Buckner Westminster Place resident patiently waited for a catch in the properties backyard lake.

Longview gets ready for balloon races

Longview — Longview residents are accustomed to seeing hot air balloons fill the sky during July, but this summer the show should be even more spectacular.