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VIDEO: Matthew McConaughey wishes Longview Lobos good luck in state title game  KTRE

With the Lobos returning to the AT&T Stadium for their chance at that state championship, Former Longview High School student Matthew McConaughey took a ...

Lobo parade hits downtown Longview tonight  Longview News-Journal

A parade celebrating the Longview Lobos' state championship win will take to the streets of downtown Longview tonight.

Longview Lobos one game away from state title  KLTV

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Rolling off five straight wins in the post season, the Lobos are now ready to add the biggest game of their post season to conquerable ...

HERE COME THE LOBOS: Ticket, bus info for Saturday's state championship game

When the Longview Lobos and West Brook Bruins meet Saturday in Arlington, it will be the third straight year the two teams have faced each other in the playoffs ...

Longview players earn all-state honors  KLTV

The Class 6A all-state high school football list is out, and several East Texas athletes made the cut.

Lobo parade details being finalized; deadline for entries Friday  Longview News-Journal

Details for Wednesday's (Jan. 9) parade celebrating the Longview Lobos' state championship win are coming together, with a Friday cutoff for organizations to ...

Lobos merchandise selling quickly as fans rush to collect memorabilia marking state title win  KLTV

The celebration of one East Texas team's state football title is now a rush to collect memorabilia.

Longview fan sees championship on her birthday  KLTV

Melanie Brashear has very strong ties to Longview High School.

Timothy Ray Huckaby | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

HALLSVILLE — Timothy Ray Huckaby, 45, went to be with his Heavenly Father, the day of Wednesday, December 26, 2018. Tim was born November 14, 1973 ...

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 ...

Longview High School stages 'Beauty and the Beast'  Longview News-Journal

Disney's “Beauty and the Beast,” the Broadway musical, takes the stage this week at the Longview High School Performing Arts Center.

Ronny Charles Killingsworth | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — Ronny Charles Killingsworth came into this world on Halloween, October 31, 1951, in Longview, TX, but never wore a mask. Who you saw was ...

Longview High School to award letterman jackets for academics  Longview News-Journal

For the first time, Longview High School will award letterman jackets and patches to students for their academic achievements, an administrator said.

Longview High School coach recovering, thanks to quick response of trainers  Longview News-Journal

A quick reaction from athletes, athletic trainers and staff resulted in a Longview ISD coach recovering well in a local hospital on Monday.

It took the Longview, Texas school district 48 years to desegregate. Will it stay that way?  Chalkbeat Colorado

This story about school segregation was produced by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that provides free news, data, and events ...

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 ...

Longview High School grad-Blue Ridge ISD superintendent named finalist for Carthage ISD job  Longview News-Journal

John Wink, a Longview High School graduate who is superintendent at Blue Ridge ISD near Dallas, has been named the lone finalist to succeed Carthage ISD ...

Longview ISD trustees approve $900000 in teacher incentive pay  Longview News-Journal

Board members for Longview ISD approved $900000 in performance-based incentive pay for teachers Monday night.

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 ...

Longview High School employee arrested on child sex assault charge  Longview News-Journal

A Longview High School employee has been arrested on a charge of sexual assault of a child.

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, ...

Clear bags only at Longview sporting events

LONGVIEW, Texas (KETK) - Out with the old and in with the new. Gone are the days you can bring a duffel bag, back back, purse or diaper bag to Friday night ...

Longview ISD latest target of school threats | Police  Longview News-Journal

Longview ISD is the latest target in a wave of school threats since the Parkland, Florida, shooting.

ET Football: PREVIEW: Longview vs. Prosper  Longview News-Journal

The Lobos (11-0) collide with Prosper (9-2) at the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco.

Area Veterans Day celebrations set | @Play  Longview News-Journal

A variety of East Texas events are planned to recognize Veterans Day, which is Nov. 11. This year's holiday marks 100 years since the end of World War I, ...

Influx of Hispanic students puts new demands on Longview ISD  Longview News-Journal

In June, Judge Robert Schroeder lifted Longview ISD's court order, though he acknowledged its schools had not achieved perfect racial integration. Even after ...

Warrant: Longview High School employee had monthslong sexual relationship with girl  Longview News-Journal

A Longview High School employee who was arrested this past week had a sexual relationship with a teen girl for months, according to an arrest warrant filed in ...

It Took This Texas School District 48 Years To Desegregate. Now, Some Fear A Return To The Past.  WAMU 88.5

What happens after the courts lift an order for school integration?

Longview ISD announces 'Voluntary Desegregation Plan' following lifting of federal desegregation order  KLTV

After the lifting of a 1970 federal desegregation earlier this year, Longview ISD says they have "developed a plan to ensure equitable access to education ...

Five new principals start work at Longview ISD  Longview News-Journal

Longview ISD's five new principals officially started their jobs this week, and four of them already have connections to the district.

Longview ISD ends free college program  Longview News-Journal

This story has been corrected. Longview ISD no longer will offer a free program that saved high school students thousands of dollars by letting them earn an ...

Hale: Riding in style with new Lobo Nation friends  Longview News-Journal

Editor's note: A bus to take fans to Longview's Class 6A Division II Region II state semifinal football playoff game in Arlington will depart from the guard shack at ...

Dis-integration: Can Longview ISD succeed in educational equality post-desegregation order?  Longview News-Journal

At the first Friday football game in the first school year since Longview ISD had been declared racially integrated — nearly 50 years after a federal court order ...

East Texas activities set to recognize Veterans Day  Longview News-Journal

A variety of East Texas events are planned to recognize Veterans Day, which is Sunday. This year's holiday marks 100 years since the end of World War I, ...

@play Calendar Oct. 25-31 | @Play |  Longview News-Journal

Lee Mathis, 7 p.m. Oct. 25, The Back Porch, 902 Broadway Blvd., Kilgore. Information: (903) 984-8141, . Aaron Stephens, Kevin ...

Insider: Lobo Class of '88 remembers fallen teammate Dodson  Longview News-Journal

Longview's Class of 1988 gathered for its 30th reunion Friday night at Lobo Stadium.

New Lobo Stadium scoreboard to be completed by mid-August  Longview News-Journal

Lobo Stadium is getting a face-lift. A 100 percent digital video scoreboard, roughly five times the size of the current video board at Longview High School's Lobo ...

Reward offered for Gladewater High School prankster | Police  Longview News-Journal

Gladewater ISD is offering a reward to high school students with information that will lead to the arrest of a possible fellow student who emailed safety threats to ...

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 ...

East Texas Advanced Manufacturing Academy set to open shop next week  Longview News-Journal

The East Texas Advanced Manufacturing Academy will open for high school technical courses next week, officials said Thursday.

Longview senior excels in welding competitions, wins scholarships  Longview News-Journal

On a mission to one-up his father figure, a Longview High School senior decided to enroll in the welding program.

Texas HS cross country coach saved by athletes, trainer after collapsing during practice  USA TODAY High School Sports

A Texas high school cross country coach was saved after collapsing by quick thinking from his athletes and the school's athletic trainers.

Longview ISD expands Montessori to Ware Elementary | Local  Longview News-Journal

The city's biggest school district in the coming school year will be putting more focus on early childhood education, expanding its Montessori program to ...

Womack Field proponents say upgrades from Longview bond not enough  Longview News-Journal

The pipeline of athletes from Longview to the National Football League is well documented, but few reflect how far back the pipeline stretches beyond local high ...

Musician's musical roots in Longview land him at the Met Opera  Longview News-Journal

It's 1700 miles from Longview to the Metropolitan Opera House in New York City, but that's exactly where one Longview High School graduate is going, and not ...

15 sign from Longview High  Longview News-Journal

National Signing Day is one of celebration, a culmination of the hard work it takes to continue any student-athlete's playing career.

Despite Big Sandy ISD policy, Longview-area schools not considering student cellphone ban  Longview News-Journal

An East Texas school district has switched off cellphone use by its students, but Longview-area superintendents say they have no plans to follow suit.

ET Football: Lobos set for scrimmage at Texas High  Longview News-Journal

One week before both Longview and Texas High open the 2018 season against formidable opponents, the two teams will get their shot at their one and only ...

Affidavit: Longview ISD employee allegedly carried on relationship with student for months  KLTV

A Longview ISD employee allegedly carried on a relationship for months with a student, according to a police document obtained Tuesday by KLTV.

ZONE PREVIEW: Longview vs. John Tyler  Longview News-Journal

This East Texas classic has all the makings of a typical showdown between the Lobos and Cujo.

Longview ISD to grow plants using fish and water  KLTV

Longview High School to use aquaponic equipment to grow plants.

Longview ISD trustees to consider District of Innovation process  Longview News-Journal

Longview ISD could become one of the last districts in the area to receive a District of Innovation designation as trustees Monday will consider initiating the ...

Longview PD arrest Longview ISD employee accused of sexual assault of a child  KLTV

Longview Police Department made arrest in an investigation in regards to a improper relationship. Richard Leland Williams Jr., 25, of Longview was arrested on ...

50 years later, Longview High School theater director says she still loves her job  Longview News-Journal

Pamela Mercer-McWilliams took a teaching job at Longview High School shortly after graduating early from the University of North Texas. Her plan was to stay ...

Longview seniors named semifinalists for National Merit scholarships  Longview News-Journal

Two Longview high school seniors named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists say while they're excited about college, they hope to change the world ...

ET Tennis: Lobos finish 2-1 in Dallas | ETVarsity  Longview News-Journal

LOBO TEAM FINISHES 2-1: DALLAS — The Longview High School tennis team defeated Keller (10-3) and Plano (10-8) and fell to Waco Midway (10-7) in the ...

Business Beat: Louisiana Cajun Fish & More opens in West Longview  Longview News-Journal

Longview-based Grand Superior Investments LLC has opened Louisiana Cajun Fish & More at 1429 W. Marshall Ave.

Longview High Art Car Club, LeTourneau Auto Society to restore iconic skate car  Longview News-Journal

When a Longview High School art teacher sawed the Rollercade car from a pole three years ago, his vision was to get it running and restored to its original state.

Two-Minute Drill: Lobo fan bus available | ETVarsity  Longview News-Journal

LOBO FAN BUS: A bus to take fans to Longview's Class 6A Division II Region II state quarterfinal football playoff game in Waco will depart from the guard shack.

ET Football: Lobos set to close non-district slate at Ruston  Longview News-Journal

John King and Jerrod Baugh found themselves in a similar spot earlier this year as both head coaches looked for a game to fill out their respective schedules.

Longview High School enrollment shows increase  Longview News-Journal

While overall enrollment at Longview ISD was relatively flat on the first day of school, Longview High School saw an increase of more than 160 students.

Longview's Thanksgiving Food Drive prepares for nearly 1250 families  Longview News-Journal

Volunteers on Monday accepted and sorted food and monetary donations that will be picked up by approved families on Tuesday at Maude Cobb Convention ...

Longtime Longview ISD trustee Harrison remembered  Longview News-Journal

John W. Harrison Jr., Longview ISD's longest-serving school board member, loved the district so much that he “bled green,” one of his former board colleagues ...

Judge Alvin Khoury | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — Judge Alvin Khoury, East Texas civic leader, attorney and state district judge, died peacefully on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 in Longview, ...

Longview ISD enters partnership with nonprofit group to operate charters  Longview News-Journal

Longview ISD trustees gave the superintendent permission to work with a nonprofit organization to operate the district's charter schools.

Former Lobo Howard drafted by Rams; Henderson signs as free agent with Browns  Longview News-Journal

Travin Howard, in his own words, has always been an underdog, something he embraced and worked to overcome.

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 ...

Longview ISD enacts new clear bag policy | Community  Lufkin Daily News

Lufkin ISD officials want fans to be aware of Longview ISD's new clear bag policy as they travel to the season opener at 8:30 p.m. Friday.

ET Football: Lobos move to No. 4 in latest AP poll  Longview News-Journal

Longview's win over Mesquite Horn, coupled with a loss by Lake Travis, moved the Lobos up one spot in this week's Class 6A rankings with the release of the ...

Longview ISD partnership provides 'kindergarten to workforce' option for students  Longview News-Journal

Longview ISD trustees have officially selected a nonprofit organization to run four district campuses, with the goal of providing a “kindergarten to workforce” ...

2 Longview ISD principals reassigned to high school  Longview News-Journal

Two Longview ISD campus principals have been reassigned to Longview High School.

Longview ISD approves Voluntary Desegregation Plan KYTX

LONGVIEW — With the 1970 court-ordered desegregation rules lifted in Longview, the Longview ISD is overhauling their magnet program to ensure it remains ...

Longview ISD hopes to serve thousands of meals this summer  Longview News-Journal

Longview ISD served about 80000 meals last summer, but the district's child nutrition director wants to serve more this year.

Eight more Lobo athletes sign to moving on to the next level  Longview News-Journal

Eight more Longview High School student-athletes across four different sports were honored after earning the opportunity to continue their respective playing ...

Former Longview police Chief Don Dingler, who spent 42 years with department, dies at 68  Longview News-Journal

Don Dingler was the “rock” of the Longview Police Department for decades, and his love for the city where he was born spurred him to start and finish his law.

ET Football: Lobos set to host Copperas Cove in playoff opener  Longview News-Journal

Daquavion Randall is proud of what his team has accomplished so far in the 2018 season.

Loop 281 tops Longview's most congested roads  Longview News-Journal

Loop 281 is again Longview's most congested thoroughfare, ranking 249th on a nearly 1800-road list of the worst highway congestion in Texas.

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.

Longview-Lufkin Top 5: No. 1: Lobos take last-minute win in 2017 state quarterfinals  Longview News-Journal

Editor's note: This is the final installment of the Top 5 games all-time between Longview and Lufkin. The two rivals open the season at 8:30 p.m. tonight at Lobo ...

ET Football: Season opener between Longview, Lufkin to be televised live on FSSW  Longview News-Journal

Whenever Longview and Lufkin collide on the football field, it's usually in a jam-packed and an electric environment.

Longtime Longview ISD teacher remembered as 'quiet' disciplinarian who inspired students  Longview News-Journal

Former math students of longtime local educator C.C. Turner remembered him this week as a “quiet” disciplinarian and gentleman who inspired them to master ...

ET Football: One Week Out: Williams brings explosiveness back for senior season  Longview News-Journal

It could've been easy to miss any of Keilyn Williams' 17 rushing touchdowns during his junior season for the Longview Lobos.

Red Zone Game of the Week: Lufkin, Longview tangle for 82nd time  KTRE

In Texas high school football, it is hard to find a bigger game then Lufkin vs Longview.

Longview ISD to honor Veteran Alumni KYTX

Longview Independent School District on will honor five former students during the annual Wall of Honor reception and presentation. This year's Wall of Honor ...

Longfellows to present debutantes | Lifestyle  Longview News-Journal

Special to the News-Journal. Longfellows will present six young women as debutantes Saturday during the organization's 36th annual Debutante Ball.

Insider: Lobos unveil new uniforms for 2018 season  Longview News-Journal

Christmas came in July on Wednesday for the Lobos as *fresh* gear arrived for the 2018 season.

Longview High School alumni honored for achievements, service  Longview News-Journal

Longview High School has changed a lot since Diane Porter Patrick graduated in 1963. At least one thing has not changed, she says: her alma mater's ability to ...

Longview-Lufkin Top 5: Lobos claim 3OT thriller in 2008  Longview News-Journal

*Fresh* off a drop in classification for Longview and a year removed from ending an 11-game losing streak to their arch rivals, the 2008 edition of Longview and ...

Affidavit: Student says relationship with LISD employee started Fall 2017 KYTX

Richard Leland Williams was arrested for sexual assault of a child after authorities discovered his involvement in an inappropriate relationship at Longview High ...

Ware Elementary principal transforms school to Big Top  Longview News-Journal

As Ware Elementary School in Longview prepares for a new beginning, the school's new leader said she's ready to roll her sleeves up and develop a sense of ...

Longview students talk safety in their schools  Longview News-Journal

An active shooter is in your school. What do you do?

Local events mark Veterans Day | @Play  Longview News-Journal

A variety of local events are planned to recognize Veterans Day:

Gonzalo's Mexican Restaurant to close after 39 years in Longview  Longview News-Journal

Gonzalo Hernandez recalled a customer's recent question: “How long have you been here?”

Craft beers to be featured in downtown Longview  Longview News-Journal

The Boys & Girls Club of the Big Pines will hold its first Craftoberfest from 1 to 5 p.m. Oct. 6 at Heritage Plaza, in downtown Longview.

March for Our Lives Longview draws crowd in protest for changing gun laws  Longview News-Journal

A crowd of mostly families with children carried the messages of a national movement Saturday in downtown Longview.

Larry Wayne Holland | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — Larry Wayne Holland was born March 16, 1957 in Longview, TX. To Eula Mae Smith-Holland and Larry James (L.J.) Holland. Larry passed away ...

ET Football: By the Numbers: Longview vs. Tyler Lee  Longview News-Journal

Staff writer Hayden Henry takes a by-the-numbers look at Longview's 63-14 win over Tyler Lee on Friday night at Rose Stadium in Tyler:

Philip Melvin Flewharty | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

GILMER — Philip Melvin Flewharty, 70, of Gilmer, TX passed away on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 after a brief illness. Philip was born April 09, 1948.

Area schools respond to recent security threats with armed officers  Longview News-Journal

In response to the February school shooting in Parkland, Florida, area districts have beefed up armed security or are reviewing security measures.

LeGrande Kelly Skipper | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — LeGrande Kelly Skipper was born March 28, 1939, and he died at age 79 on October 31, 2018. Only now do we know with certainty that Kelly ...

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