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Kilgore High School beefs up security after social media threat  Longview News-Journal

Kilgore High School increased security Wednesday after parents were notified that a post on the multimedia messaging app Snapchat threatened a shooting at ...



Authorities say threat made against Kilgore High School  EastTexasMatters.com

The Kilgore Police Department said in a Facebook post that a threat had been made against Kilgore High School Wednesday, but that "the campus was secured ...



Anonymous Threat Made on Snapchat To Kilgore High School  Tyler Morning Telegraph

An anonymous threat made on Snapchat against Kilgore High School. Police are still looking for who posted it.



Kilgore police arrest ex-student in school social media threats  Longview News-Journal

A former Kilgore High School student has been arrested in connection with social media threats made this week against that campus and Longview High School ...



Brother of Kilgore, Longview school terroristic threat suspect said he was unaware, would have tried to prevent it  Longview News-Journal

The brother of a man arrested Friday on a charge of terroristic threat against Kilgore and Longview high schools said he thinks his brother was playing a prank ...



NATIONAL SIGNING DAY 2019: East Texas student-athletes sign the dotted line  CBS19.tv KYTX

Student-athletes from all over the Piney Woods are taking their athletic and academic talents to the next level.



Social media threats took chunk out of attendance at Longview, Kilgore high schools  Longview News-Journal

Almost 40 percent of Longview High School students left the campus Oct. 25 after news of a social media threat targeting the school began to circulate, ...



Police say Longview High threat not credible; parents flood campus to pick up students  Longview News-Journal

A social media threat that Longview police later determined wasn't credible spurred a steady stream of parents to take their children home Thursday morning ...



Kilgore tennis starts fall season  Kilgore News Herald

The pursuit of a team championship will again drive the Kilgore High School tennis team, and head coach Jason Maroney, as the Bulldogs begin their fall ...



2018 seniors offer signs of things to come for youngsters  Kilgore News Herald

Kilgore High School seniors high-five the students of Kilgore Primary School Monday morning as the children cheer them on during the second annual Senior ...



Former Kilgore ISD student indicted for threats allegedly made against KHS campus  KLTV

A Gregg County grand jury has indicted the former Kilgore ISD student who was arrested last October in connection to threats that were allegedly made against ...



Parents applaud new drug tests at Kilgore High School to combat rampant drug problem  CBS19.tv KYTX

A random drug testing policy will now go into place for Kilgore High School after the KISD Board of Trustees voted on Monday. This is to help combat a serious ...



High school football: Palestine needs to 'lay it on the line' versus Kilgore  Palestine Herald Press

KILGORE — There's plenty riding on tonight's District 10-4A-I game between the Palestine and Kilgore High School football teams.



Oktoberfest returns to downtown Kilgore | @Play  Longview News-Journal

Kilgore Main Street Oktoberfest will take place from 1 to 9 p.m. Oct. 13 in historic downtown Kilgore.



Former Gladewater chief named Kilgore ISD interim superintendent  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — Former Gladewater ISD Superintendent Mike Morrison was appointed as Kilgore ISD's interim superintendent Friday night.



Pay set for Kilgore ISD interim superintendent | Gregg  Longview News-Journal

Kilgore ISD and its interim superintendent have agreed on a daily salary in lieu of the board hiring a permanent chief.



Parents applaud new drug tests  Kilgore News Herald

Shannon Thompson, KISD substitute teacher and father of KISD students, addresses the Board of Trustees on Monday evening about his concerns with campus ...



School News: Wednesday, Dec. 12 | Homework  Longview News-Journal

The High School and Middle School All Region Orchestras for Region IX and XXI performed a concert Dec. 1 at the Mickey Melton Auditorium at Longview High ...



Kilgore ISD trustees choose superintendent search firm | Gregg  Longview News-Journal

Kilgore ISD board members hired a firm Monday to assist them in their search for a permanent superintendent.



Texas Education Agency considers cutting high school cosmetology programs  Longview News-Journal

Pine Tree High School senior Truman Zazulak says he planned to drop out of school until a counselor encouraged him to enroll in cosmetology classes at ...



ROBERT MILLS GRIFFIN, JR.  Kilgore News Herald

Services for Bob Griffin, 72 of Longview, Texas will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, December 28, 2019 at Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore. Mr. Mills died Thursday, ...



Max David Melton | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — Max David Melton, 82, went home to his Heavenly Father on January 4, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was born April 19, 1936, ...



A TRIBUTE TO CHRIS: East Texas teen dies in car accident  easttexasmatters.com

KILGORE, Texas (KETK) - We've heard the saying before, "His or her life was taken too soon." For Tatyianna Ballard she says a bad decision by her older ...



Manufacturing academy hires Kilgore native as inaugural director  Longview News-Journal

A Kilgore native whose background includes education and industry will lead the inaugural semester for the East Texas Advanced Manufacturing Academy.



David Taylor  Kilgore News Herald

David Ferman Taylor, lovingly known as "Big Dave," passed away on November 20, 2018. David was born December 8, 1962, in Longview to the late J.F. ...



Young dancers meet Kilgore College Rangerettes, participate in halftime show  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — The floor of Masters Gym was crowded Saturday, as about 150 high school dancers took direction from an instructor who was showing — and ...



Kilgore's Victoria Shipman crowned Miss Gregg County | Gregg  Longview News-Journal

Victoria Shipman of Kilgore High School was crowned Miss Gregg County at the Gregg County Fair on Thursday night.



Glen Lee  Kilgore News Herald

Services for Glen Lee, 96, of Kilgore will be 11 a.m. Friday, September 28, at the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home with Revs. Bill Blanks and Jeneille LaGrone ...



Man dies after being struck by train in Kilgore  KLTV

KILGORE, TX (KLTV) - Police say a man died Sunday evening when he was struck by a train in Kilgore. The man was struck while crossing over the tracks near ...



Rose Marie Johnson | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — Rose was born on September 25, 1957 in Kilgore, Texas to the late Landry W. Johnson Sr. and Rosie Mae Robinson. She passed on July 13, ...



2017 going to be a tough year to top  Kilgore News Herald

WE (REALLY) ARE THE CHAMPIONS -- Kilgore High's boys soccer program broke through in 2017 to win its first-ever state championship. The Bulldogs were in ...



ET Football: Tascosa head coach Plunk has deep East Texas ties  Longview News-Journal

Tascosa head coach Ken Plunk suited up for his first high school game as a freshman for the Kilgore Bulldogs at quarterback and looked across the line of ...



Kilgore ISD trustees hold off on superintendent designation, on board with Orgill expansion  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — After a lengthy executive session, Kilgore ISD trustees did not designate an acting superintendent Monday night, and the board gave the outgoing ...



Bill Adamson | Obituaries | news-journal.com  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — Services for longtime civic leader and respected businessman, William Lewis “Bill” Adamson, 76, of Longview will be 3:00 pm Monday, May 21, ...



Whitehouse Jr. High student arrested for threat against school  EastTexasMatters.com

A Whitehouse Junior High student has been arrested following a threat made at their school earlier this week.



Cathy Taylor Schleier | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — Cathy Taylor Schleier, a deeply-loved, one of a kind spirit, passed away on April 30th, 2018, at the age of 65 years old at her home in Kilgore, TX.



Speeding stop sparked fatal pursuit  Kilgore News Herald

A Kilgore High School senior died late Sunday night in a wreck in Henderson, leaving many here in mourning and asking 'Why?' after the youth reportedly led ...



Bach's Lunch concert features string quartet | @Play  Longview News-Journal

Concert-goers will recognize a number of familiar tunes when the Kilgore String Quartet performs Dec. 7 during the Longview Symphony's Bach's Lunch concert ...



Coghlan leaves lasting legacy of support for Longview, Kilgore College  Longview News-Journal

Peggy Coghlan left Longview better than she found it. Coghlan, 89, died Thursday after a lifetime spent in *service* to her community and dedicated to education.



East Texas high school cheerleading squads to face off at UIL Spirit Competition  CBS19.tv KYTX

TYLER, Texas — High school cheerleading squads from all across Texas will face off this week at the UIL Spirit State Championships in Fort Worth. Spirit is an ...



FFA project show set March 24  Kilgore News Herald

Kilgore High School ag teacher Kristin Pieper uses clippers to prepare a pig for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Students will show their animal and ag ...



KICK-STARTERS  Kilgore News Herald

Meghan Shuckenbrock, of Plano, gets a hug as she strikes the K-girl pose at the Rangerette Sign Drop. Shuckenbrock, with 35 other young women, will be the ...



Whataburger Coach of the Week: Mike Wood  CBS19.tv KYTX

KILGORE — What makes a good coach? "Somebody that has a positive influence on the young people or the people that their coaching, so that they are a better ...



Derrick lighting poised to kick-off holidays  Kilgore News Herald

The word “unique” is usually tacked on incorrectly. When it comes to the lighting of downtown's star-topped derricks, however, the word works. “It's uniquely ...



Kilgore High School junior invited to perform at Carnegie Hall  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — Jacob Stone was in sixth grade when he first picked up a bass violin, trying out all of the string instruments before deciding which one he wanted to.



Kilgore church special needs ministry spreading the good word in growing vacation Bible school  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — Meredeth Brown beamed at a small sea of friendly faces Tuesday night, in the Family Life Center at Kilgore's First Christian Church.



East Texas football players and coaches help make inaugural East Texas Coaches Association Spring Combine a success  Tyler Morning Telegraph

KILGORE — Football players and coaches from across East Texas gathered at Kilgore High School on Thursday evening for the inaugural East Texas Coaches ...



Two killed in head-on wreck on 259 Bypass  Kilgore News Herald

Emergency responders work the scene of a fatal wreck on the Hwy. 259 Bypass Sunday afternoon – 19-year-old Dakota Harris of Kilgore and Mary Cameron, 79 ...



Former district court judge Alvin Khoury dies  Kilgore News Herald

Former 124th District Court Judge Alvin Khoury died Wednesday morning at age 82. Khoury was also a past president of the Kilgore Chamber of Commerce ...



Richard M. (Dick) Bass | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — Richard M. (Dick) Bass passed away on November 6, 2018 in Longview, TX after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born April ...



Clardy files 'Sam's Law' to equip educators to help students with epilepsy, seizures; named for late Kilgore student Samantha Watkins  Longview News-Journal

The state representative for Rusk County is looking for a Senate sponsor on a bill to equip teachers and school nurses to recognize and give first aid to students ...



Kilgore ISD mentor program teams football players with young students  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — About every other Friday, Kilgore High School senior and football player Jonathan Shepherd and his teammates make a drive across town to see ...



How Sweet It Is: Wedding ring back on Kilgore woman's hand after missing 8 months  Longview News-Journal

It took a hobby that turned into an obsession, but Cheyenne Kirkpatrick's wedding band is finally back where it belongs after eight months.



Season, seniors hailed at banquet  Kilgore News Herald

REASON TO CELEBRATE -- Kilgore head football coach and athletic director Mike Wood (right) honored the 2017 Bulldogs with his comments at the annual ...



William “Bill” Adamson  Kilgore News Herald

Services for longtime civic leader and respected businessman William Lewis “Bill” Adamson, 76, of Longview will be 3 p.m. Monday, May 21, at Mobberly Baptist ...



Merwin “Pete” Wiley Laird, age 101 of Energy, died recently.  Temple Daily Telegram

Visitation will be from 1:00 P.M. to 2:00P.M. Thursday April 5, 2018 at Scanio-Harper Funeral Home in Temple, TX. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. ...



Miss Gregg County pageant on Thursday  Longview News-Journal

Miss Gregg County will be crowned Thursday night from among the representatives of the county's seven public high schools.



'Sam's Law' officially filed  CBS19.tv KYTX

"Sam's Law" or HB-684, was inspired by Kilgore High School senior, Samantha Watkins. Sam was described as a bright young woman, who sadly lost her life ...



Fandom-fest invades theater next weekend  Kilgore News Herald

The community's fifth annual Geekend boasts a wide-array of activities, events and special guests in two days of entertainment downtown May 5-6 at the Texan ...



Wanda Renshaw McKinney | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — Services for Wanda Joy McKinney, 86, of Kilgore will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, September 29, 2018, at Rader Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend ...



KISD community mourns student  Kilgore News Herald

Samantha Watkins, who was the 2016 PASS duchess for Kilgore High School, waves to the crowd during September's Homecoming Parade. Watkins died ...



Rangerette forever: Dallas-area woman one of earliest dance line members  Longview News-Journal

At 95, former Rangerette Jo Pruitt Sparks Summers is still alive — just not high kicking anymore.



Bill (James Arthur) Watson  Kilgore News Herald

A celebration of Life for Mr. Bill (James Arthur) Watson, 92, of Kilgore will be held on Tuesday, April 24, at 2 p.m. in the sanctuary of Kilgore Bible Church with ...



Ex-Kilgore ISD superintendent arrested on prostitution charge  Longview News-Journal

A former longtime Kilgore ISD superintendent was arrested Thursday on a prostitution charge.



Praying for Samantha  Kilgore News Herald

Rev. Eric Love, of New Birth Fellowship Church, leads a group of Kilgore ISD students, employees and community members in prayer Friday at Kilgore High ...



LOOKING BACK  Kilgore News Herald

A pair of Kilgore Historical Preservation Foundation's memorial derricks stand in the fading light. KHPF celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2017. NEWS HERALD ...



Business digest: Sunday, April 8, 2018 | Local  Longview News-Journal

Whitehurst is TB&T Employee of Year. Erin Whitehurst was honored as 2017 Employee of the Year at Texas Bank and Trust Co., according to an announcement ...



Three vie for Pct. 4 commissioner  Kilgore News Herald

Three people have chosen to run for the vacant Gregg County Pct. 4 commissioner post. John Mathis held the office through December with his retirement ...



ET Basketball: Kilgore holds off Australia in Oil Belt tourney  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — The Kilgore Bulldogs simply had one too many weapons for Southern Australia on Thursday in the opening round of the Oil Belt Basketball ...



Former Kilgore teacher indicted on improper relationship charge  Longview News-Journal

A former Kilgore High School coach and teacher has been indicted on three child sex abuse counts, Gregg County District Attorney Carl Dorrough's office ...



Kilgore's Tray Dunn signs with Richland College  Kilgore News Herald

Recently-graduated Kilgore High School senior basketball standout Tray Dunn (seated) has signed a letter of intent to continue his education and basketball ...



Warrant details allegations against Kilgore coach | Police  Longview News-Journal

A teacher and coach at Kilgore High School is accused of inappropriately touching a student, according to a warrant for his arrest filed Wednesday.



Family, community remember Kilgore teen killed in wreck  Longview News-Journal

A Kilgore teenager remembered "as a light" by his family and the community died Saturday from injuries sustained in an April car wreck.



Chamber orchestra brings classics to KCCA Saturday  Kilgore News Herald

The Kilgore Chamber Orchestra takes the stage of Dodson Auditorium Saturday night, featuring Merrie King, Russell Lewis, Emilio Paaz, Shannon Roberts, ...



Adam Hugh Richardson  Kilgore News Herald

Services for Adam Richardson, 44, of Kilgore will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, December 11, at the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore with the Very ...



Rangerette daughter pursuing dance dream on own merits  Longview News-Journal

Editor's note: This is part of a series of stories profiling East Texas high school graduates.



Kilgore's boys' soccer team members receive symbol of championship success  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — David Garcia is still limping and wears a walking cast thanks to a gruesome leg injury suffered in a state semifinal soccer match back in April.



Family, friends to celebrate life of longtime coach Kalmus  Longview News-Journal

A celebration honoring the life of longtime East Texas coach Lawrence Kalmus is set for 2 p.m. today at the Lake Cherokee Reservation Club.



'Bubba T' found safe  Kilgore News Herald

Rusk County Sheriff's Deputies, Rescue Unit personnel and volunteers update plans in their search for Christopher "Bubba T" Terry. NEWS HERALD photo by ...



Area high school students compete in Kilgore College welding contest  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — Longview High School senior Armando Arroyo spent Friday and the past two weeks conjoining two pieces of metal in hopes of securing a college ...



East Texas school district finally pays up for bullying lesbian student athlete  CultureMap Austin

An East Texas school district has finally settled a lawsuit filed by a former student who was forced to reveal her sexual identity in 2009. Skye Wyatt wa.



Former Kilgore College trustee, businessman dies at 85 | Local News | news-journal.com  Longview News-Journal

R.E. "Sonny" Spradlin Jr., a Kilgore businessman, rancher and the longest-serving trustee in the history of Kilgore College, died Saturday at home. He was 85.



East Texas mother pushing for organ donation after daughter helps others  KLTV

An East Texas mother is hoping to begin her goal this new year of increasing awareness about organ donation.



Kilgore Hi-Steppers dish up the sass, glitter for spring show  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — The glitter and sass were flowing Friday as the Kilgore High School Hi-Steppers drill team prepped for their upcoming spring show.



Trey Hattaway announces candidacy for Gregg County district clerk  KLTV

At a special press conference, Trey Hattaway of Kilgore, Texas, announced his candidacy for the office of Gregg County District Clerk in the upcoming 2018 ...



KHPF celebrates past year's progress  Kilgore News Herald

Kilgore Historical Preservation Foundation outgoing President Amanda Nobles visits with new board member Gem Meacham (right) and Martha Clark Thursday.



Derrick lighting kicks-off holiday season Nov. 16  Kilgore News Herald

Stars were shining over the World's Richest Acre in the days of the oilboom, and they'll be glowing brightly later this month when Kilgore Historical Preservation ...



Man sentenced to life in prison for Kilgore coach's death  Longview News-Journal

A former educator and colleague had been praying for "justice" in the death of a former Kilgore football coach.



Print shop presses forward  Kilgore News Herald

Longtime McAlister Printing Co. owner Joe McAlister helps Aimee Modisette Wednesday, lending a hand as she and daughter, Danielle, take over the operation, ...



3 schools see sweepstakes wins at academic UIL district meets  Longview News-Journal

It takes a lot of hard work to win district academic UIL meets, as several school districts and hundreds of students compete in each conference.



Summer Camps | ETVarsity  Longview News-Journal

ALL SKILLS. LONGVIEW: Lady Lobo skills camp for volleyball and basketball is set for June 5-8 for incoming grades 3-6. The camp will be held at Lobo ...



Kilgore remembers C.B. Dansby School educators, set to be demolished  Red River Radio

In Kilgore, Texas, demolition work is set to begin on C.B. Dansby High School that was built around 1930. The former all-black school was closed by.



Rangerettes production full of holiday spirit  Longview News-Journal

The Kilgore College Rangerettes' upcoming holiday show is one way the famed drill team is helping bring Christmas joy to the community.



Man arrested for prostitution identified as former East Texas superintendent  KTAL

A Longview man who was recently arrested for prostitution has been identified as a former East Texas school district superintendent.



A family thing  Kilgore News Herald

Cliff (standing) and E.W. Halbert – bull-rider and roper, respectively – pose with memorabilia from their years on the circuit. Kace Murphy (grandson of Cliff, ...



Kilgore mayor draws challenger as councilman files for election  Longview News-Journal

Kilgore's incumbent mayor will face a challenge from a sitting city councilman in the May 6 municipal election.



Longview ISD: Loaded gun found at Foster Middle School  Longview News-Journal

Longview police and Longview ISD officials are investigating after a loaded gun was found Tuesday hidden inside a bathroom at Foster Middle School — the ...



East Texans Take Part In National Signing Day  KYTX

Many East Texas athletes signed with colleges on National Signing Day. Here's a look at some of the signings.



Engagement announcement  Kilgore News Herald

Mr. and Mrs. Dereck Borders of Kilgore are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Chelsi Lauren Borders to ...



National Merit Scholarship recipients announced  Tyler Morning Telegraph

National Merit Scholarship Corp. announced approximately 3500 winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by U.S. colleges and universities.



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