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    Texas candidate faces thorny death penalty choice

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    The death penalty has strong public support in Texas. Political candidates don't dare get in the way of the state's use of the ultimate punishment. More>>

    Bowie County addresses budget; commission sworn in Video included

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    Bowie County officials agree that a loan may be needed to get the county through this fiscal year, but just how much and where those funds will come from are being questioned.
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    Texarkana authorities investigating death of 27 year-old

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    Texarkana, Texas authorities are investigating the death of a 27 year-old man. More>>

    2 weak twisters cause damage in East Texas

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    Surveys by National Weather Service teams have determined that damaging windstorms that swept parts of East Texas on Sunday were weak tornadoes. More>>

    Texas visit brings Rubio onto turf of Cruz, Perry

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    Often mentioned as a possible 2016 presidential candidate, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is heading onto the home turf of two other future potential White House contenders, Ted Cruz and Rick Perry. More>>

    Texarkana career fair set to help job seekers Video included

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    New statistics for the Texarkana area show a slight drop in unemployment numbers.

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    Woman calls 911 after shooting man at Hallsville home

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    Man killed in morning shooting in Harrison County More>>

    RRAD construction moving toward completion Video included

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    One of the largest construction projects in Bowie County, Texas is another step closer to completion.
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    Obama to focus civil rights message on voting

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    President Barack Obama is using another civil rights forum to issue an election-year warning against erosion of the Voting Rights Act. More>>

    Search for missing woman leads to excavation Video included

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    The search for the remains of a New Boston, Texas woman who vanished more than 14 years ago has ended, but no skeletal remains have been found.  

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    Judge allows Texas to keep execution drug secret

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    A Texas judge is allowing state prison officials to keep the identity of its execution drug supplier secret for now. More>>

    SAU memorial garden to honor Adcox and Biddle

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    MAGNOLIA – A dedication ceremony for a garden in memory of the late Jay Adcox and Leonard Biddle at the Southern Arkansas University Aquatic Center is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 17, 2014. The More>>

    Mexican national executed for 1997 Texas slaying

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    A man who escaped prison in his native Mexico while serving time for murder has been executed in Texas for killing a local rancher in 1997. More>>

    Tyler Man upset with service assaulted store manager then stole 2 motherboards

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    On 04/30/2014, at approximately 3:35 p.m., Officers responded to a Robbery at the CPU Store located at 201 Rice Road in Tyler, Texas.   The suspect, identified as Bernard Mitchell, a white male 72 years More>>

    Child Support Round-Up in Gregg County

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    At about 4:30 AM today, April 1st, Gregg County Sheriff's Deputies and Longview Police Officers assisted the Texas Attorney General's Office in a round-up of persons with warrants associated with non-payment More>>

    Davis not discouraged by Democratic voter turnout

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    Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Wendy Davis says she's not disappointed turnout among her party's primary voters wasn't stronger -- even amid a major organizing push. More>>

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    • La. legislature reviews state minimum wage bills

      La. legislature reviews state minimum wage bills

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:34 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:34:14 GMT
      Through out President Obama's administration, he's urged congress to raise the federal minimum wage. When the latest push to increase it from $7.25 to $10.10 stalled in Congress, state governments took
      Seventeen bills were filed this legislative session to help regulate minimum wage in Louisiana.
    • Education chief gets favorable job review

      Education chief gets favorable job review

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 8:41 AM EDT2014-04-16 12:41:51 GMT
      John White, LA Superintendent of EducationJohn White, LA Superintendent of Education
      State Superintendent of Education John White has received a favorable job evaluation. The review was done by the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. Board President Chas Roemer announced
      State Superintendent of Education John White has received a favorable job evaluation.
    • KTBS Storm Team 3 Forecast

      KTBS Storm Team 3 Forecast

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 8:28 AM EDT2014-04-16 12:28:57 GMT
      Cold weather is forecast for tonight.  Warmer conditions are expected for the remainder of the week.
      Mostly sunny and mild today with highs in the 60s. Clear and down...
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