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Longview PD: truck hits house, car in high-speed chase

A high-speed chase in Longview ended in a crash Friday afternoon, according to the Longview Police Department. Officials say the wrecked truck had just been stolen.

Gregg County experiencing power outages

As of 4:45 p.m., only about 100 customers are without power Power has been restored to the Gregg County Courthouse. The total number of outages has dropped to 1,000.

Nacogdoches couple indicted for federal tax violations

BEAUMONT, Texas - A federal grand jury has indicted a Nacogdoches, Texas couple for federal tax violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Amber Alert issued for missing Texas boy

Authorities have issued a statewide Amber Alert for 6-year-old Simon Colby Weyman of Selma.

Upshur County residents say they support tax hike to save jobs

Upshur County employees and taxpayers turned out by the dozens Thursday night to tell one commissioner that the majority of them would support a tax increase to save jobs and to save the county’s budgets.

County judge honing 2013 budget

Lower property values and dipping sales tax revenues challenge Gregg County Judge Bill Stoudt as he prepares a spending plan for the budget year that begins Oct. 1.

Truck drives through house in Lindale

A teenager lost control of his truck Thursday night, running straight through a house on Woodlands Drive in Lindale. The Lindale Police Department tells FOX51, the wreck happened just after 7:00 pm on Thursday.

The Pineapple Manor

Phyllis Cary from The Pineapple Manor over in Longview stops by to talk about a great wedding venue. To learn more about the East Texas treasure visit www.thepineapplemanor.com.

4th Annual Clays for Kids

This weekend, local residents will be shooting for a great cause - to help give premature babies a fighting chance at life!

Strong Faith Brings Joy 2nd Annual Football Camp

This weekend is the Strong Faith Brings Joy 2nd Annual Football Camp! Camp kicks off at 9 and  registration is from  7:30-8:45 at All Siant's Episcopal school in Tyler.