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Oct 02 2015



Longview High School homecoming drew crowds from all over the nation. For instance, Longview High school graduates who played for the LOBOS like Trent Williams, the current offensive tackle for the Washington Redskins and Bobby Taylor who played for the Philadelphia Eagles came home to cheer the Lobos to a sweeping victory of 61 to …

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Sep 19 2015

LISD Seeks Out Gifted Students


ETR Staff Report In accordance with the Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted/Talented Students, the Longview Independent School District will consider students in grades K-8 who are not yet identified as gifted and talented for nomination and screening for gifted and talented program services. Beginning on September 18, 2015, anyone interested in the …

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Sep 19 2015

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport Awarded 9.8 Million


Tyler Pounds Regional Airport has received its largest Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) grant in its history. On Aug. 26, the City of Tyler Council authorized Tyler Pounds Regional Airport to accept an Airport Improvement Grant from the FAA totaling $9,841,711. Airport construction contracts were also authorized to Reynolds and Kay, Ltd. of Tyler, pending receipt …

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Sep 18 2015

Girls and Boys Club Honor Law Enforcement

The Boys and Girls Club of Gregg County recently hosted a snowcone and popcorn event honoring Gregg County peace officers on Patriots Day. Local students drew and colored multiple art work recognizing the work of law enforcement and fire personal. “The children need to know our peace officers are walking into danger daily so we …

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Sep 02 2015

Breaking Poverty

Front: Pam Whitehead, Carmisha Mayfield, Shay Davis. Back: Karen Turner, B.R. Whitehead, Natasha Bush, Jessica Green, Latoya Lockett

Story and photo by Joycelyne Fadojutimi/ETR The problem of poverty is complex and more so in rural areas like east Texas. According to Center for American progress, there are more women in poverty then men in America and all over the world. Currently 37 million women are living in poverty in America, the richest country …

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Aug 27 2015

Two Steps, One Sticker


Texans are encouraged to renew their vehicle registration at Texas.gov Texas.gov and the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) are reminding all Texans that the online option for renewing a vehicle registration is still available. With the launch of the new Two Steps, One Sticker program on March 1, 2015, vehicles must first pass an …

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Aug 26 2015

Police Shoots Teen


Story and photos by Joycelyne Fadojutimi According to police report, Longview Police Officers were investigating suspicious activity at 559 Mobberly Avenue, Tuesday at 3:42 am when the least unexpected happened. Police officers were standing in front of This Our Store when an African American young man came around the corner and produced what looked like …

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Aug 22 2015

Lucky Dogs Festival Slated

On Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina made landfall, devastating everything in its path. It left more than 1,000 dead and hundreds of others displaced. It also left more than 250,000 pets homeless. Volunteers from animal rescues, shelters and humane societies all over the U.S. and Canada worked tirelessly to rescue as many animals as possible. …

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