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Affidavit: Texas man arrested for plan to murder, cannibalize girl
SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Shelby County man has been arrested after an undercover sting revealed his intent to sexually assault and murder a minor, according to a probable cause affidavit.
Texas AP High School Football Poll
Here is The Associated Press high school poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, points based on 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1, and the team's ranking in last week's poll:Class 6ASchoolTotalPointsPrv1. Allen (22)(7-0)24712. Galena Park North Shore (3)(7-0)21323. Converse Judson(6-0)19034. Longv
28th Annual Taste of Jefferson Oct. 21 in Jefferson, Texas
JEFFERSON, TX (KSLA) - The 28th Annual Taste of Jefferson is Sunday, October 21. Local restaurants are showcasing samples of their favorite meals, accompanied with live music. The event will take place from noon until 3 p.m. in downtown Jefferson. The 6th Annual Waiter's Race will take place at 2:
Officials search for suspects in Kilgore after chase
Buy NowLaw enforcement works the scene Monday after two suspects reportedly fled from Texas Department of Public Safety troopers in Kilgore.Les Hassell/News-Journal PhotoLaw enforcement this morning has been looking for at least one suspect after a chase that led to Kilgore.Texas Department of Publi
One person shot in attempted business armed burglary
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High speed chase in Smith County and Gregg County ends in Kilgore
Scanner traffic indicated law enforcement officials were involved in a high-speed pursuit about 9 a.m. with a vehicle that was reported to be reaching speeds of 100 miles per hour on Farm-to-Market Road 757.The vehicle went on I-20 East into Gregg County, but then went south on Barber Road, FM 575 a
BCPD: Body found outside near Bossier City apartment complex
Bossier City police are investigating after a body was found outside of an apartment complex.Police say the body was discovered just before 9:30 a.m. Monday near the Cordova Court Apartments on Westgate Drive.At least a dozen BCPD detectives and crimes scene personnel are at the scene.No word if fou
Jefferson Cruise Night sees Shady Lady Witches visit
JEFFERSON — Though the rain put a damper on downtown Jefferson’s Cruise Night event on Friday, the Shady Lady Dancing Witches were still able to put a spell on visitors as they performed their special Halloween dances.The ladies are raising money with their dance performances all through the month o
Police: Teen injured in early-morning shooting
Teen’s injuries considered life-threateningSHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport police are investigating a shooting late Sunday night that injured a juvenile.It happened along the intersection of Frederick Street and Mertis Avenue, according to online records.Witnesses told police three people were st
Suspect in fatal 2017 wreck back in jail
One of the two men charged with manslaughter in a fatal Sept. 22, 2017, wreck on North Eastman Road is back in the Gregg County Jail.Chad Palmer Malone, 20, of Longview, was jailed again at 5:22 p.m. Saturday. He and co-defendant Daven Davis, 22, of Hallsville, were arrested in February on charges r
Woman injured in vehicle crash
SHREVEPORT, LA - A woman was injured when her vehicle flipped over after a crash in Cedar Grove. It happened late Saturday morning on Southern Avenue. The crash knocked over a power pole, leaving customers in the area without power.
Few vendors brave weather for highway 80 garage sale
LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Very quietly, an annual East Texas rite of fall, and favorite of bargain hunters, is being held along an East Texas highway this weekend. It's the fall historic Highway 80 garage sale. Usually loaded with roadside vendors, highway 80 was sparse for bargain hunters, as the rainy
Man recovering after getting shot
(SHREVEPORT, LA) - A man is recovering after getting shot in the ankle. It happened on the 500 block of Harrison Street just before 6:45 Saturday evening. According to Shreveport Police they are still looking for the gunman.
Marshall intersection sees increase in accidents
(MARSHALL,TX)--The number of accidents at one Marshall intersection is piling up and now the state is stepping in to help. The main area of concern is the intersection of highways 59 and 80. The Marshall Police Department say that the number of accidents with injuries is increasing and they are clos
Crews responding to rollover accident in Rusk County
Elderville-Lakeport VFD is responding with Texas DPS and EMS on a one vehicle rollover near the FM 2011 / FM 1716 intersection. Use caution if traveling that area and be aware of incoming responders.Posted byRusk County OEMonSaturday, October 20, 2018
One dead, one injured after shooting in Horseshoe Casino parking garage
BOSSIER CITY, La. - One person is dead after being shot in the parking garage of the Horseshoe Casino in Bossier City, according to police.
Mavericks move to top of 9-5A-II standings after blanking Tribe
MARSHALL — Between the Marshall defense and the monsoon that parked over Maverick Stadium beginning in the second quarter, Jacksonville was unable to generate any sort of offense as Marshall shutout the Tribe 38-0 on Friday night.The Mavericks (5-2, 4-0), the preseason favorites to win the District
Sen. Ted Cruz to hold rally in East Texas
LONGVIEW — Texas Senate incumbent, Sen. Ted Cruz is holding a campaign rally on Thursday, October 25 in Longview.
Former hot spot for illegal dumping in Shreveport just saw worst offense in years
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Illegal dumping sites in Shreveport create a real nightmare for some neighborhoods. And one common hot spot has just seen the worst offense in years. "This is beyond trashy," said Shreveport City Councilman Jerry Bowman, as he pointed at the piles of junk. In fact, Bowman sai
Bossier superintendent speaks on Benton teacher’s arrest, rape charges
BOSSIER PARISH, LA (KSLA) - Scott Smith, Superintendent for Bossier Schools, will speak Saturday afternoon regarding the arrest and allegations against a Benton Elementary teacher and coach.The news conference began at 2 p.m. KSLA News 12 streamed it live in the app and on Facebook.[Watch Live Newsc