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Henderson woman indicted for allegedly posing as nurse, treating patients
HARRISON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas woman who is accused of posing as a licensed nurse has now been indicted. Stephanie Garcia, 30, of Henderson, was indicted on Nov. 29 in a Harrison County courtroom for two counts of nursing regulations and fraudulent use/possession of identifying informati
TxDOT gives county an update on local projects
Texas Department of Transportation engineers were on hand to update commissioners on the completed and upcoming projects for Rusk County Monday. District Engineer for the eight-county district, Glenn Green, told the court that safety is the department’s number one priority.
Kilgore Police release new video of a suspect breaking into fast food restaurant
KILGORE, TX (KETK) - Kilgore Police is asking for the publics help with identifying a subject who broke into Johnny Ozark's Fried Chicken on Wednesday, December 5th. In surveillance video posted on their Facebook page, it appears to show a man breaking in through the drive-thru window. Once the susp
Longview police arrest Shreveport man on charge of assaulting woman
Longview police arrested a 32-year-old Shreveport man Monday on suspicion of pushing a woman into a wall in her apartment and striking her on the head with a firearm, according to a report.
Longview man sentenced to 55 years in prison for 2016 home-invasion robbery
LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A Gregg County district judge sentenced a Longview man to 55 years in prison for his part in a home invasion and robbery that occurred in September of 2016.
Retired East Texas educator to receive proclamation from Texas Senate
Ray Deason spent 50 years working in education guiding numerous school districts and a multitude of students. The former Ore City ISD assistant superintendent's service will be recognized next week as he receives a Texas Senate proclamation for exemplary service from Sen. Robert Nichols, R-Jacksonvi
Citizens invited to participate in local wreath laying event
Full Armor Christian Academy’s agricultural science class is partnering with Rusk County Memorial Gardens in the Wreaths Across America event. Those that would like to participate in this memorable ceremony it will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Rusk County Memorial Gardens in Henderson.
Texas man who allegedly tried, failed to kidnap teen jogger is arrested
A Texas man was taken into custody on Tuesday for the attempted kidnapping of a 15-year-old girl who managed to escape the ordeal, authorities said. Law enforcement learned that the teen had been out jogging on Dec. 2 when a person she described as a Hispanic male came near her, the Brazoria County
Basketball team aims for success with new players
Winds of change are blowing for the Henderson High School basketball program. With football season officially over for the Lions, several key players from the football team are going through a near instantaneous transition from one sport to the other. It isn’t an easy transition to make. But even as
Rusk: City to swear in three new police officers during Dec. 13 meeting
RUSK – Three new members of the Rusk Police Department will be sworn into office by Chief Joe Williams during a 6 p.m. city council meeting held Thursday at the Rusk Civic Center.
Local angel seeking to serve 60 Rusk County children
Like many angel tree organizations, putting smiles on children’s faces at Christmas is the goal of Betty Elder's Angel Tree Project. It is an extension of the Yates Park Project, which she describes as an informal network of community leaders who just want to help.
Girls team loses to Bullard in district opener
The Henderson Lions’ girls varsity basketball team’s district season got off to a bad start on Tuesday as the Lions fell to the Bullard Panthers 72-34. The game got off to a promising start when the Lions took the opening tip-off and followed it up with the first basket of the game. But it would be
ET Boys Basketball: Tuesday roundup
■ TATUM 76, RUSK 61: HALLSVILLE — Jeremy Swalley paced the Bobcats with 27 points, and Hallsville earned a 76-61 win over Rusk in non-district action. Brenton Allen added 16 for Hallsville, which scored 19 points in all four quarters. Ty Huff chipped in with 11 points, Derrion Harris eight, Benjamin
Mix 93-1 Teacher Of The Week December 10th
Mix 93-1 and Half Price Books are proud to recognize outstanding East Texas teachers!. This week's recipient is Callie Lawrence of Henderson High School. Mix 93-1 and Half Price Books are proud to recognize Callie Lawrence, the professional communications - journalism - debate teacher at Henderson H
Harrison County woman gets 17 years for twin toddler son's death
MARSHALL, Texas (LNJ) - A Harrison County mother was sentenced to 17 years in prison Tuesday for the February 2017 death of her 18-month-old son. According to our newspaper partners ,the Longview News Journal, April Lynn Gibbons, 35, pleaded guilty to manslaughter before District Judge Brad Morin. S
Lions nab first win of the season
Competing in the Union Grove Varsity Basketball Tournament on Thursday, the struggling Henderson varsity team notched their first victory of the season. The Lions began the tournament with their most competitive varsity game since the season opener against the Sabine Cardinals. They took on the Pitt
The Price Is Right Live Is Coming To Tyler
'Come on down! You're the next contestant on The Price Is Right Live'! You could be hearing your name followed by that famous phrase soon!. I grew up watching Bob Barker hosting The Price Is Right every morning on CBS and hearing that famous phrase and then playing along with the many pricing games
Longview Christmas parade a big hit
LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - The Longview Ambucs Christmas Parade was a big hit, with barely a Grinch in sight. “And up next is always one of our favorites, the Longview Fire Department ladder truck featuring KLTV,” MC Shawn Hara announced.
Longview police arrest man on forgery, other charges
Longview police arrested a 34-year-old man Monday on suspicion of trying to present a check made out to somebody else for $941 and on other charges, according to a report. Mark Sebren Greer of Longview was being held Tuesday in Gregg County Jail on charges of forgery with a financial instrument, fra
Rusk County commissioners updated on local highway projects, request work on several roads
HENDERSON — A trio from the Texas Department of Transportation updated Rusk County commissioners on projects underway and planned Monday and walked away with requests for more work.