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Nacogdoches insurance agent arrested for drugs

Nacogdoches, TX — A Nacogdoches man turned himself in to police on outstanding warrants Wednesday afternoon after a Nacogdoches Police Department investigation into drug activity.

Longview VFW asks for help

Longview, TX — Longview’s VFW Post 4002 recently won a big battle — just mustering a full slate of officers to serve for the coming year.

Rep. Louie Gohmert calls for EPA administrator’s resignation

Washington — U.S. Congressman Louie Gohmert released this statement in regard to the EPA Region Six Administrator Al Armendariz:

‘Movies in the Park’ features “True Grit”

Tyler — The Tyler Parks and Recreation Department continues the 2012 Spring Movies in the Park Series on Saturday, May 5 with a free viewing of “True Grit” in the Bergfeld Park amphitheater at 8 p.m.

LeTourneau University students shave heads in support of friend with cancer

Longview, TX — When LeTourneau University honors student Julia Thurber recently shaved her head because of chemotherapy for Stage 4 Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, she was a little apprehensive, but soon discovered she wasn’t going throug

Longview High students’ produce garden project benefits global organizations

Longview, TX — You might say students in Longview High School’s International Baccalaureate program have a growing passion to do something good for others.

UT-Tyler Softball Beats ETBU, Takes on LC Friday

The UT Tyler Patriots opened the 2012 American Southwest Conference Softball Championship Tournament at Oran Good Park with an 11-2 win over rival East Texas Baptist in five innings. The Patriots now advance to play Louisiana College at 4 p.m.

Amazon, State settle sales tax fight

TEXAS — Amazon.com will start collecting sales taxes from Texas customers this summer and agreed to make capital investments of $200 million and create 2,500 jobs in the state over the next four years, Comptroller Susan Combs announced th

Texas Forest Service unveils 'game changer' app

AUSTIN, Texas — Officials with Texas Forest Service and The Texas A&M University System gathered with state lawmakers Friday morning to unveil new web applications that will help homeowners and communities determine wildfire risk &mda

UPDATE: One victim identified in Shelby County triple shooting; suspect still on the loose

Joaquin, Tx — Liberty County officials confirm Bobby Grubbs was arrested by Montgomery County authorities at the intersection of US 59 and State Hwy .105.