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Police dub repeat bank robber "Loan Ranger Bandit"

The FBI and Tyler police officials believe the the man responsible for yesterday’s armed bank robbery at Compass Bank may be responsible for several other bank robberies.

City Council Sets Pool Hours, Discusses Upcoming Salt Festival

The Grand Saline City Council spent the majority of their meeting last Tuesday night discussing the Annual Salt Festival, which is planned for June 6-9.

Lobos Play Spring Football Game

Longview football fans should be pleased today if Lobo running backs break off a long run or two, and be concerned at the same time.

Buckner to open Longview facility

Longview, TX — Buckner Children and Family Services officials on Thursday announced plans to open a new Longview facility to help area families make major transitions in their lives.

Jury finds Kimberly Cargill guilty of capital murder; Sentencing begins Monday

SMITH COUNTY — Kimberly Cargill has been found guilty of capital murder in the death of her child's babysitter. The sentencing phase of the trial begins Monday.

Expert: Well activity could be to blame for Timpson earthquakes

Longview, Texas — One of the state’s leading experts on earthquakes said Thursday that two recent quakes near Timpson might be connected to commercial injection wells operating in the area.

Manufacturing plant to drop LeTourneau from name

Longview, TX — The Longview manufacturing plant that has had the LeTourneau named tied to it for 67 years is going through a big change — this one in a name that will not include the LeTourneau moniker.

5 arrested after Palestine drug bust

On May 17th, 2012, at approximately 1445 Hours, members of the Palestine Police Department along with the tactical team of the Anderson County Sheriff’s Department served a Narcotics Search Warrant at a residence located at 626 South Dorr

Grassroots America endorses Ted Cruz for Senate

Thursday, the Grassroots Board of Directors endorsed Ted Cruz for the United States Senate and urged Smith County voters to vote early before the Memorial Day weekend.

Missing Wood County man found dead

Wood County officials tell FOX 51 they have found the body of a missing man.