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Advocacy center in Longview sets child abuse awareness events Thursday

Longview, TX — The Martin House Children’s Advocacy Center of Gregg and Harrison counties is holding two public events in recognition of April’s designation as Child Abuse Prevention Month.

Update: Child dies after shooting himself with mother's service weapon

According to the Smith County Sheriff's Office, Johnson, the son of a Smith County jailer, shot himself with what they believe is his mother's service weapon after he found it in her personal vehicle outside their home on Fairlawn Road

Lufkin man arrested for allegedly molesting 10-year old

Lufkin — A Lufkin man is behind bars following the alleged molestation of a 10-year old girl on several different occasions.

Authorities searching for gunman in fatal Longview shooting

Longview police officials have identified the man allegedly responsible for a fatal shooting over the weekend.

Cooker topples onto 3-year old, kills child

A 3-year old child died over the weekend after what appears to be a tragic accident.

Classic cars in Lindal

Kwik Kar owner Bryan Walding had his first Lindale car show back in August, he says to help get the word out about his new business. But from now on he says he wants each show to support a different charity or community cause.

50-year old man accused of impregnating 16-year old girl in Nacogdoches County

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY — Thursday afternoon the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office arrested Terry L. Clouse on a 2nd degree felony warrant for sexual assault of a child.

Gov. Perry: Keep Critical Disaster Recovery Air Assets in Texas

TEXAS — Gov. Rick Perry, along with members of the Texas Congressional Delegation and Texas Legislature, continued urging the Department of Defense to overturn a decision by the U.S.

Medical board adopts controversial stem cell rules

TEXAS — The Texas Medical Board today approved controversial new rules on the use of adult stem cells that have raised concerns over the possibility that Texans could receive therapies that have not yet been proven to work and that could

UPDATE: Federal Courthouse in Lufkin taken off list of possible closures

LUFKIN — A Lufkin Chamber of Commerce official confirms the city's courthouse is no longer being consider for closure. At the time of consideration, Lufkin's facility was 45th on a list of 60.