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Rep. Louie Gohmert calls for EPA administrator’s resignation

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

Woman injured in Longview wreck

An elderly woman was taken to the hospital this morning after being struck by an SUV on Gilmer Road near Loop 281 in Longview.

2012 NFL Draft

New York — Tonight marks the beginning of the 77th annual “meat market”, also known as the NFL draft. Over the next three days, 253 new members will be welcomed into the NFL.

Smith County: voter registration cards in mail

As of Wednesday, April 24, 2012, Smith County voter registration cards have been mailed out and should be received by Smith County voters by the end of the week.

Local woman’s murder to be featured on show

NACOGDOCHES — The murder of former Nacogdoches native Belinda Lucas Temple at the hands of her husband, David Mark Temple, will be the topic of an episode of “Scorned: Love Kills,” scheduled to air this weekend on the Investig

Deadly wrecks highlight need for driver awareness in work zones

Longview, TX — April 17 on Interstate 30 in Bowie County: Traffic slows to merge into one lane as drivers near a Texas Department of Transportation work zone.

Gohmert: U.S. hurting own interests supporting Karzai

Longview, TX — An entrenched U.S. foreign policy born in the Bush years is harming America’s best allies in Afghanistan, an East Texas congressman says after meeting with Afghan fighters this past weekend.

TPD hosts Bike Rodeo

tyler — The Tyler Police Department along with Walmart will sponsor a Bike Rodeo on Saturday, April 28, 2012 at Walmart located at 6801 S. Broadway, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

One BIG budget hike

Lufkin — The Lufkin Daily News is reporting; board members for the Angelina County and Cities Health District raised the district’s legal budget by $58,000, in large part to handle the volume of open records requests submitted by on

Amtrak exhibit train pulls into Longview

Longview — The Amtrak exhibit train pulled into Longview Wednesday – in preparation for three days of tours celebrating Amtrak’s 40th anniversary beginning Friday.