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Update: One dead, child injured in Red Springs wreck

One person is dead at the scene and one person, a child, suffered serious injuries after a one-vehicle wreck on FM 14 at CR 325 in Red Springs.

Judge mulls issue of expert neurologist for accused Fort Hood shooter

A military judge will consider Friday whether the government should pay for an expert neurologist for Maj. Nidal Hasan, the military psychiatrist accused of killing 13 people at Fort Hood.

Blueberry Hill Farms

Chuck Arena from Blueberry Hill Farms down in Edom stops by with unrivaled delicious treats. From pick your own blueberries to blueberry lemonade and fresh peaches the farm offers visitors a truly unique experience.  

Pool safety tips

Brenda Elrod, Environmental Health Director , stops by with a few tips for staying safe while swimming.

Staying healthy during summer break

John Moore from Trinity Mother Frances stops by to offer a few great tips to stay fit in the summer.

Texas teen wanted for murder of 15-year-old

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public’s help in finding a woman wanted in connection with the March 17 murder of a teenager in Ennis (Ellis County).

Issues arise out of new Kilgore schools

Kilgore, TX — School board and city council members held a rare joint meeting Tuesday to discuss aspects of trustees’ ongoing campus building program that raises questions for both entities.

Same-sex ceremony on Louisiana Army post draws fire

A same-sex ceremony between an enlisted woman and a civilian woman on a U.S. Army post last month drew protests from lawmakers Thursday.

Longview Police Department hires 5 officers but still not at full staff

Our news partner, The Longview News Journal, reports The Longview Police Department commissioned five new officers Wednesday who join the ranks of one of the highest-paid police departments in East Texas.

Woman taken to hospital following rollover pin-in near Troup

Troup — A woman was taken to a local hospital after a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 110. It happened during the 1 p.m. hour several miles south of Troup.