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Tyler Parks and Recreation Host Disc Golf Clinic

The Tyler Parks and Recreation department will host a disc golf clinic Saturday, April 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at Lindsey Park, 1255 Spur 364, as part of their “At Your Leisure” series.

LETU to host April 13 preview of new family therapy degree

(LONGVIEW, Texas)— LeTourneau University will host a free preview event that is open to the public Friday, April 13, to discuss its new graduate psychology degree program, the Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy (MAMFT).  T

John Tyler Lion targeted by Saints bounty program

Kendall Hunter is a running back for the San Francisco 49ers. But he played his high school ball here in East Texas at John Tyler.

East Texas crawfish stand keeps ‘em coming back

Big Sandy — What started 16 years ago as a takeout-only crawfish stand has turned into a somewhat-sprawling, sit-down seafood establishment and music venue.

DEA investigating Loper's Pharmacy in Huntington

The Lufkin Daily News reports that while only limited information is available, it appears federal agents ran a search warrant Thursday morning on Loper's Pharmacy in Huntington.

Pianist and Pastor Richard Farmer to perform April 18 at LETU

(Longview, TEXAS)— LeTourneau University will host a free performance by Dr. Richard Allen Farmer, classically-trained concert pianist and renowned pastor, at the 10:50 a.m. chapel service on Wednesday, April 18, in the S.E. Belcher Jr.

LETU faculty receive grants for scholarship, global service

(LONGVIEW, Texas)— LeTourneau University recently awarded $50,000 in grant funding for research and global service initiatives.

Texas officials request federal action to rescind water delivery to Mexico

AUSTIN — Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples and Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Commissioner Carlos Rubinstein are challenging the International Boundary and Water Commission’s (IBWC) unilateral decision to delive

Doctor charged in prescription drug distribution case

AUSTIN — A former West Lake Hills emergency room doctor who federal prosecutors say prescribed thousands of doses of prescription drugs without a medical purpose including pills abused by his son, who died of a drug overdose in 2010 has a

LPD: "recent rise in car burglaries"

Longview, TX — Longview Police Department has seen a recent rash of car burglaries over the past three weeks.