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1 person killed, 3 injured in wreck at busy Longview intersection

Ref the Jaws of life accident at Judson and E Hawkins... the intersection it's self is closed, you may go WB Hawkins from SB Judson or EB Hawkins from NB Judson. Please avoid the area if possible— Longview Police (@LongviewPolice)May 22, 2018

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-05-22 19:46:00

Carthage ISD plans security upgrades at junior high, high school

CARTHAGE — Carthage ISD will begin upgrading security measures at Carthage Junior High School and Carthage High School this summer after voters recently approved a $5.775 million bond package, Superintendent Glenn Hambrick said.The security measures were one of several proposed projects in that bond

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-05-22 19:48:00

UPDATE: Longview PD identifies man who led officers on foot chase

When police arrived to the scene and approached the suspect, he ran, leading them on a foot chase that eventually ended with his arrest and charges.

CBS19.TV - 2018-05-22 16:49:05

Police ID woman killed in Longview wreck

More HeadlinesVIDEO: Sutherland Springs shooter confesses 'dark side' 5 years before shooting spreeMay 22 runoff: Elections to watchWatch live: Lava spews from fissure in HawaiiLONGVIEW, Texas (KETK) - The Longview Police Department has identified a a woman who died in a crash Tuesday afternoon.A Ja

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-05-22 22:35:48

Two wanted in counterfeit check investigation

Caddo Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying two people who may have information in a counterfeit check investigation.Sheriff’s Detective Robert Presley said several fake checks styled “Sarah Hicks Interior Design” have been cashed in the Shreveport area. The business n

KTBS - 2018-05-21 22:50:00

Kilgore police looking for 2 involved with ongoing investigation

The Kilgore Police Department is asking for help to identify a man and woman for questioning in an ongoing investigation.According to a Facebook post, the two are driving a 1998 or 2000 Toyota Camry.If you or anyone you know has information about one or both of these individuals, call Detective Tim

CBS19.TV - 2018-05-21 19:16:02

Hallsville ISD signs manufacturing academy, virtual school agreements

HALLSVILLE — Hallsville ISD signed two agreements Monday at its board of trustees meeting, and both agreements will help Hallsville students further their education.Trustees unanimously agreed to the signing of a memorandum of understanding for the planned East Texas Advanced Manufacturing Academy.T

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-05-22 23:00:00

Police: Man asked for free fast food at Longview restaurant, pulled gun

Longview police arrested a 30-year-old Fort Worth man on aggravated robbery and other charges after they say he asked for free food at a fast-food restaurant and brandished a handgun at an employee.Clarence Leatch was released Tuesday on $53,000 in bonds from the Gregg County Jail, charged with aggr

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-05-22 18:47:00

East Texas high school student arrested after allegedly making threat toward campus

According to Overton ISD, before school Monday morning, OHS principal Cindy Bundrick was informed of a possible threat made by a student last week.

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-05-21 16:11:57

2 arrested after assaulting Longview officer, trying to take his taser

Longview natives, Maria Stansbery,43, and Richard Stansbery,48, were arrested just before 9:30 p.m. Sunday after assaulting an officer and trying to take his weapon during a traffic stop at at Reel Rd. and Swan St.

CBS19.TV - 2018-05-21 15:08:44

Suspect accused of Facebook live murder due in court

In addition, he is charged with seven counts of attempted second-degree murder for the police officer he shot and injured, as well as six who he shot at and missed.


Winner of 2018 Miss USA pageant in Shreveport-Bossier

And your#MissUSA2018 is...... NEBRASKA!! ??? Congratulations Sarah Rose Summers!...@foxtvpic.twitter.com/U0rpb0fHIS

WLOX - 2018-05-22 00:00:00

Shelbyville man dies in Saturday wreck

Christopher Krieg, 56, was driving his pickup south on FM 139 when, according to the DPS, he drove off the roadway to the right, overcorrected to the left and overturned.

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-05-21 22:33:24

Tractor Trailer fire slows down traffic on I-20 in near Marshall

According to authorities a tractor trailer caught on fire an closed off a part of Interstate 20 near Marshall, Texas. The fire is in between Farm-to-Market Road 3251 and cooks road.



Nacogdoches, Texas (KETK) - Giant salvinia, a plant originating from Brazil that is destroying our lakes.

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-05-21 14:24:34

Marshall nurse helps ailing passengers on flight before emergency landing

A Marshall nurse recently received accolades from her fellow flight passengers when she stepped up to help out two ailing passengers during a trip to Arizona.Alberta Lacy May, 55, a former labor and delivery nurse at CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center in Marshall, was summonsed on May 8 to help t


Deja vu all over again with 500-plus mail ballots cast in Gregg Pct. 4 justice of peace Dem runoff

Close to 500 mail-in ballots have been cast in Gregg County’s Pct. 4 justice of the peace runoff between Robby Cox and incumbent James Mathis, Elections Administrator Kathryn Nealy’s office reported in the final hour of early voting Friday.The 474 mail-in ballots are troubling to Nealy, particularly


Resident assists Longview officer after suspect grabs taser

A bystander assisted a Longview police officer Sunday night after a suspect the officer was trying to subdue used the officer's taser against him, Longview police reported.The incident occurred during a traffic stop, according to information on the Longview Police Department's Facebook page.Maria Re

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-05-21 16:51:00

UPDATE: Ex-wife and girlfriend get into fight, ex-wife shot in Bossier City

Police have reopened the Texas Street bridge after a shooting victim was discovered trying to drive into Shreveport from Bossier City.Shreveport police say a 29-year-old woman was shot in the stomach in Bossier City but was able to get behind the wheel and drive onto the Texas Street bridge towards


Man arrested in Linda Johnson death

Shortly after 9:15 a.m. on May 18, 2018, Shreveport Police patrol officers responded to a home located in the 2400 block of Stonewall Avenue, relative to a welfare concern. Officers were advised that a female who resided at the residence did not arrive at work as scheduled. Officers entered the res