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Elderly, autistic Longview woman defrauded by scam artist

Authorities are currently searching for a Texarkana businessman allegedly responsible for scamming an elderly autistic woman.

Reaction to Voter ID Decision is Swift and Partisan

Reaction to the news that the Department of Justice has rejected the state’s request for preclearance of its controversial voter ID law was swift and partisan, as expected.

Pipeline restraining order again rescinded by court

An East Texas farmer’s restraining order to stop the Keystone XL Pipeline from cutting across her family’s land has been rescinded — again.

Hallsville Head Start applications being accepted

Applications for full-day Head Start classes at Hallsville ISD will be accepted beginning 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 19. Placement in classes will be made May 1. To qualify, children must be 4 years old on or before Sept. 1.

“10 in 10 Challenge” weigh-in schedule

The weigh-in schedule for the Fit City 10 in 10 Challenge is: · March 13 at 11:30 East Texas Medical Center Olympic Center 701 Olympic Plaza Cir. Second Floor

New Diana ag teacher found dead of gunshot in Union Grove home

A New Diana High School teacher was found dead of a gunshot wound Friday afternoon at his home.

Upshur County officials investigate cattle theft

Upshur County officials are seeking information regarding cattle theft.

Gilmer receives $542,000 housing grant from state

Gilmer is receiving a $542,000 grant to repair or replace dilapidated houses in the city, the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs announced Wednesday.

UPDATE: Alleged thief turns self in at Bowie County Courthouse

Bowie County — John David Martin surrendered himself this morning at the Bowie County Courthouse. Martin was charged with theft over $1,500.00 under $20,000.00.  

ArtWalk adds two new interactive projects

TYLER- Thursday’s Downtown Tyler ArtWalk will feature two new interactive projects along with exhibits by numerous East Texas artists.