Local News + Statewide News

Sean Payton releases statement on Bounty-Gate

NEW ORLEANS, LA -- Below is a statement released by New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton. He released the statement regarding the NFL bounty scandal on the New Orleans Saints website at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 23.

40th Anniversary Amtrak Train at Longview Event

(Longview, TX) The City of Longview is proud to host the 40th Anniversary Amtrak Exhibit Train and various related activities on April 27 – 29, 2012.

Mitt Romney holds energy event in Shreveport

SHREVEPORT - Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney touted his energy plan this afternoon at QEP Resources, a natural gas drilling company in Shreveport.

Upcoming TxDot projects in East Texas

EAST TEXAS — Here's a quick look at TxDot events and work planned in East Texas: Henderson County:

Girlfriend arrested after allegedly setting up her boyfriend to be assaulted

Three people have been arrested for beating up and robbing a Smith County man.

LETU to present Todd Rundgren in concert March 29

(LONGVIEW, Texas)— LeTourneau will present veteran musician, songwriter and record producer Todd Rundgren in concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 29, in the S.E. Belcher Jr. Chapel and Performance Center, 2100 S.

Tang Soo Do Karate Coming to Glass Recreation Center

The City of Tyler Parks and Recreation Department has a new martial arts class beginning Monday, March 26 from 6-7 p.m. for anyone who would like to get in shape, relieve stress and sharpen their self-defense skills while having fun.

“Spirits of Oakwood” walking history tour

The Oakwood Cemetery Restoration Committee will present its annual “Spirits of Oakwood” walking history tour through Oakwood Cemetery on Saturday, March 31 from 1-4:30 p.m.

Nacogdoches toddler hospitalized with head injury; under investigation

Nacogdoches — Nacogdoches officials are investigating an incident at the Stone Fort Apartments that left a 1-year old hospitalized. The incident was first reported Thursday at 6:50 p.m. in the 100 block of Old Line Drive.

Nacogdoches County Sheriff's make drug bust, arrest gang member

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Department executed a search warrant Thursday evening that netted a large amount of crack cocaine packaged in bulk form, as well as several ecstasy pills and a firearm.