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Longview woman faces 20 years for dealing meth in ETX

TYLER — A 47-year-old Longview woman has pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking charges.

Firefighters battle blaze at oil distributor in Mineola

Mineola Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched at 7:45 p.m. to battle a fire at a petroleum product distributorship in downtown Mineola Sunday.

Hallsville’s culinary arts program mixes students, restaurants in recipe for learning

Hallsville — As one Hallsville High School student adds ingredients into the cornbread she is mixing Thursday morning, another is making oyster sauce. They are working diligently and quietly as their teacher looks on.

What drought? Rains overflow East Texas ponds, Sabine River

The Texas drought broke long enough this past weekend to get Chad Hendrix of the Glenwood Community good and wet.

Humble, Texas woman sentenced for East Texas health care fraud

BEAUMONT, Texas – A 61-year-old Humble, Texas woman has been sentenced to federal prison for health care related fraud in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today

Longview woman guilty of dealing methamphetamine

TYLER, Texas – A 47-year-old Longview, Texas woman has pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Houston man guilty in East Texas drug trafficking scheme

BEAUMONT, Texas – A 52-year-old Houston man has pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Update: Second suspect in Longview burglary arrested

On March 14, 2012, Officers arrested Brian Andrew Davis, 18, of Longview on four warrants. Three of the warrants were related to a burglary that occurred on March 10, 2012 in the 100 Block of Delmar Street.

Huntsville man charged with at least 3rd DWI

Lufkin — A Huntsville man was arrested early for at least his third DWI charge early Tuesday morning. Authorities found 30-year old David Manhart stopped in the middle of the road shortly after 2 a.m. in Lufkin.

City of Tyler implements "soft hiring freeze"

TYLER — Information from the Texas Comptroller indicates that City of Tyler sales tax revenues deposited for the month of March have increased 1.75 percent as compared to March 2011, resulting in a modest 1.07 percent cumulative year-to-d