It's the latest proposal from the governor to punish the capital city for its August decision to trim its police budget by a third, primarily by shifting some responsibilities out of law enforcement oversight.
While struggling to figure out the state's unemployment system, Alia Kirschner found a Facebook group for thousands of jobless Texans. Now she spends hours a day online, helping others with their benefit claims during the COVID-19 recession.
It's been a struggle for many East Texas restaurants to stay in business during the pandemic, but one is facing an uphill battle after being gutted by fire. 'Bodacious BBQ' on 6th street in Longview was damaged by fire almost 3 months ago, and had to close it's doors.
A chance phone call from a water bottling company over a problem with bees, started a project for an East Texas high school Ag class.that project has now blossomed into a thriving business. The Hawkins 'FFA 4-G honey team' made national news with their ingenuity in 'beekeeping.'
Gov. Abbott announced Wednesday that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has made an initial allotment of over 1.4 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccines to the State of Texas for the month of December
A Longview businessman with deep ties to Honduras is asking East Texans to donate supplies for residents of that country who are struggling in the wake of the two hurricanes that hit that nation earlier this year.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public’s help in the investigation of a fatal hit-and-run crash that resulted in the death of a pedestrian, Steven Lynn Chambless, on SH 198 near Van Zandt County Road 2435.
The investigator’s preliminary report indicates that the driver of a 2015 Ford F-150 was traveling west on US 80 in the inside lane of travel. At the same time, two pedestrians were walking north across US 80 from a service station.