Today is National Hunting and fishing Day, a day introduced in 1972 that recognizes the health and recreational virtues of hunting and fishing. It’s also a day for East Texans that marks the preparation for numerous game seasons on the horizon.
KLTV’s Jamey Boyum talks with Meloney Ferguson, president of the Gregg County Master Gardener Association, and Gregg County Ag Agent Shaniqua Davis about the Master Gardener Plant Sale at the Longview Arboretum. The sale begins at 9 a.m. Saturday.
Gregg County Judge Alfonso Charles was in the Smith County courtroom Friday afternoon. Charles lowered Curtis Traylor-Harris’ bond from $1 million dollars to $40,000 in total after an appeals court ruled Harris’ bond was excessive.
According to Robby Cox, Gregg County Justice of the Peace for Precinct 4, the incident happened near the intersection of Neiman Marcus Pkwy and Eastman Road. Cox said the man was crossing the street when he was struck by a SUV.