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National Spotlight: John Tyler, Longview set for Thursday Night Football  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The bright lights of the World Wide Leader will be shining on the Rose City Thursday night.

Longview ISD fires transportation director  Longview News-Journal

Longview ISD has fired Transportation Director Dale Bohannon, district spokeswoman Elizabeth Ross confirmed Monday, adding that she could not release ...

Andrew G. Khoury | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — Andrew George Khoury, Longview attorney and community volunteer, died unexpectedly of natural causes on August 24, 2019 in Belfast, Maine.

Longview ISD wants district-wide charter campuses; town hall meetings set  Longview News-Journal

Longview ISD officials have scheduled a series of meetings to gather community input as they consider applying for district-wide charter status.

Longview High School grad Matthew McConaughey returns to inspire class of 2019  Longview News-Journal

Longview High School was feeling all right, all right, all right Friday night at the class of 2019's graduation at Lobo Stadium.

New Longview High School band director ready to lead 'gold standard' Big Green Marching Machine  Longview News-Journal

Rhonda Daniel has known her calling is music education since the eighth grade.

Longview High School senior overcomes homelessness to graduate  Longview News-Journal

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

Longview ISD 'can't confirm' Longview HS alum/actor McConaughey as Friday commencement speaker  Longview News-Journal

Longview ISD is not confirming if actor and Longview High School graduate Matthew McConaughey will be speaking at Friday's high school graduation, district ...

Recent Longview High School graduate takes first at national competition  Longview News-Journal

Four years ago, Payton Schaap competed in the prepared presentation category at the Technology Student Association's national event, placing ninth.

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 ...

2019 Longview HS Graduation  Longview News-Journal

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'So thankful, so blessed': Longview High School senior accepted to 7 Ivy League schools  Longview News-Journal

In many ways, Ejehi Ihionkhan is a typical high school senior. She likes art, spending time with friends and family, playing tennis and is involved in many ...

Longview ISD school board approves proposed lower tax rate, new after-school program, $471K for compost accelerators  Longview News-Journal

Homeowners in Longview ISD could see lower taxes after the school board agreed to a proposed rate at its Monday meeting,

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.

Longview ISD announces $8 million in staff raises  Longview News-Journal

Elexis Coby is about to start her first education job at Ned E. Williams Elementary School. And on Friday, the third-grade teacher found out she is set to make ...

Longview ISD lost quarter of its teachers after 2018-19 year  Longview News-Journal

When Longview ISD schools open Monday, about 140 new teachers will welcome students into their classrooms.

East Texas Advanced Academies' free backpacks to be clear  Longview News-Journal

The free backpacks that East Texas Advanced Academies campuses will provide its students this coming school year will be clear.

Longview High School culinary student, softball player invited to play in Australia  KLTV

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Most high school athletes don't get an offer to play in a different state, let alone a different country, but that's exactly what a Longview ...

Longview ISD enters partnership with Texas Tech University virtual school  Longview News-Journal

Texas Tech University is taking a step into East Texas with a new virtual school that will begin offering classes to area students this fall.

East Texas high schools plan graduations  Longview News-Journal

East Texas students are getting ready to walk the stage with spring graduation ceremonies. Here is a look at some local graduations in the order in which they ...

Longview High School early graduation students awarded scholarships  Longview News-Journal

Mariah Stewart is 16 and has already completed pharmacy technician school and is getting ready to start at Kilgore College in the fall.

Longview High School technology students win state awards, heading to nationals  Longview News-Journal

Longview High School senior Payton Schaap would never have considered pursuing public speaking — until she joined the Technology Student Association.

Longview High School teen says yes to prom-posal on World Down Syndrome Day  Longview News-Journal

This story has been corrected from an earlier version. Alex Mack knew her Longview High School classmate and friend Jacob Powell wouldn't let her down.

WATCH LIVE: Parade honoring Longview football team  KTRE

A parade honoring the Longview High School football team will roll through downtown Longview on Wednesday.

Watch: Matthew McConaughey Gives His High School A Pep Talk, Longview Playing In State Championship  Newsweek

Matthew McConaughey, a native of Longview, Texas and notable alumnus of the University of Texas, has often been seen on the sidelines of Texas Longhorn ...

Longview quarterback Haynes King commits to Texas A&M  VYPE

By Henry Hayden The recruitment for the nation's top uncommitted quarterback is over. With a phone call and a commitment, one of the state's best is staying ...

After 30+ Years, Matthew McConaughey Receives Diploma From Texas H.S.  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

LONGVIEW (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Actor Matthew McConaughey has finally received his diploma from a Texas high school, more than 30 years after graduating ...

Can Longview ISD in Texas keep fighting school segregation?  The Texas Tribune

Though students of color in Longview ISD still don't have the same educational opportunities as white students, a federal judge dismissed a longstanding ...

LHS Class of 1969 to make special 'Thank you' to police  Longview News-Journal

The Longview High School Class of 1969 wants to thank Longview Police Chief Mike Bishop and his department's Honor Guard in a special way.

36 Longview HS students earn associate degrees before diplomas  Longview News-Journal

When Kilgore College hosted its spring commencement ceremony Friday, 36 of the graduates still did not have their diplomas from Longview High School.

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.

ET Football: Lobos begin week two of practice; scrimmage on tap Friday  Longview News-Journal

Sawyer Goram-Welch picked up his 15th offer and JD Williams remained the busiest man on the field Monday as the Lobos got the second week of practice ...

Young athletes hone skills to meet expectations set by winning Longview Lobos tradition  KLTV

Student-athletes put in serious work on summer break to prepare for the 2019-20 school year.

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 ISD board approves $1 million technology spending  Longview News-Journal

Students at Longview ISD magnet schools will get new technology in their classrooms after trustees at a special meeting Tuesday approved $1 million in ...

LONGVIEW ISD: All pre-k, kindergarten students at Johnston-McQueen Elementary will attend East Texas Montessori Prep Academy starting in August 2019 KYTX

LONGVIEW, Texas — Starting in the coming 2019-20 school year, all pre-k and kindergarten students at Longview Independent School District's ...

Matthew McConaughey made a video wishing the Longview Lobos good luck at state  Longview News-Journal

Matthew McConaughey wishes the Longview Lobos good luck ahead of their state championship football game Saturday against Beaumont West Brook.

East Texas high schools' STAAR scores come in higher for history, lower for English  Longview News-Journal

Pine Tree ISD Superintendent Steve Clugston said he believes teachers are the reason State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness end-of-course ...

Longview-area schools beef up campus security, look at new programs  Longview News-Journal

As state lawmakers take a closer look at improving school safety, so are Longview-area districts.

Area schools registering students for 2019-20 school year  Longview News-Journal

Schools are preparing to welcome students for the 2019-20 school year with registrations in full swing.

Gov. Abbott recognizes Longview ISD, superintendent during State of the State  Longview News-Journal

Gov. Greg Abbott gave a shoutout Tuesday to the largest school system in his former town during his State of the State address in Austin.

Nine more Lobo athletes moving on to next level  Longview News-Journal

*Fresh* starts and unfinished business was the theme Wednesday afternoon as another group from Longview's Class of 2019 celebrated moving on to the next ...

First group of students graduate with associate’s degree from Early College High School in Tyler, Longview  KLTV

EAST TEXAS (KLTV) - Hundreds of students walked the stage Friday during various college graduate ceremonies, some of whom did so just days before ...

Two taken to the hospital after crash in Longview  KLTV

Two people were taken to the hospital after a wreck involving a motorcycle in Longview Tuesday.

Dedrick Weathersby Pays Homage To The Godfather Of Soul With REMEMBERING JAMES  Broadway World

A native from Longview TX, finds himself living a reality while bringing others along on the ride to mass exposure. Dedrick Weathersby, a Longview High School ...

Longview High School grad to intern at National Prayer Breakfast  Longview News-Journal

When the 2020 National Prayer Breakfast kicks off, a Longview High School graduate will be working behind the scenes.

Lobo Nation stretches beyond Longview ISD as state championship celebrated by all fans  Longview News-Journal

The Lobo Nation stretches far beyond the boundaries of one school district.

White Oak, Spring Hill ISDs earn A's from TEA; Longview, Pine Tree, Hallsville get B's  Longview News-Journal

White Oak ISD joined Spring Hill ISD with grade of A, while three other area districts came in with B's in the latest grade reports for school districts.

Longview ISD students learn about courthouse jobs  Longview News-Journal

Students taking part in Longview ISD's summer enrichment program took a tour Tuesday of the Gregg County Courthouse, including the sheriff's office, and ...

TRIAL MOVED: Man accused of threats toward Kilgore, Longview high schools to face jury in September

A Longview man is set to face a jury in September after making threats to Longview and Kilgore high schools. According to judicial records, David Alexander ...

Matthew McConaughey’s Just Keep Livin Foundation expands to Longview ISD  KLTV

A nonprofit foundation created by Longview High School alumnus and Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey has now expanded programs to include Longview ...

Viewettes set to showcase best moves in Revue  Longview News-Journal

The Longview High School drill team will take to the stage tonight through Saturday night to present the 2019 Viewette Revue.

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 church events provide back-to-school needs  Longview News-Journal

Two Longview churches hosted back-to-school events Saturday offering supplies, free haircuts and other services to the city's youth.

East Texas legislator files resolution honoring Longview Lobos’ championship win  KLTV

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas legislator has filed a resolution congratulating the Longview Lobos following their state championship win. The team ...

Sabine High School senior accepted into Navy's nuclear program  Longview News-Journal

William Hardin believes his generation is afraid of hard work, and he wants to be different.

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.

ET Football: State champion Lobos honored at Capitol in Austin  Longview News-Journal

AUSTIN — Longview High School's historic and perfect season that culminated in the school's first football state championship in 81 years officially entered ...

Matthew McConaughey wishes Longview Lobos 'good luck' in UIL State Championship game KYTX

LONGVIEW — It seems as though all of East Texas has gotten behind the Longview Lobos as they get ready to take on the Beaumont West Brook Bruins on ...

Longview businesses support Lobos football team with displays, other actions  Longview News-Journal

Several Longview businesses are rooting for the Lobos football team at Longview High School by putting up displays and showing other support in advance of ...

Bling, Bling! Longview Lobos get their state championship rings

They hoisted their first state championship trophy in 81 years back in December, and in April, they finally got their hands on something they'll be able to hold on ...

Longview students explore potential careers at STEAM Fair  Longview News-Journal

Bethany Baltes and Gia Shepherd approached Bethany's parents in Lobo Coliseum with big news Saturday afternoon at a student showcase designed to ...

More Lobo love: Rotary Club honors Longview High's state championship team  Longview News-Journal

Before taking over head football coaching duties at Longview High School in 2004, John King did his research on the program's history.

Arboretum plan approved; alcohol variance OK'd at former Ryan's  Longview News-Journal

The Longview City Council came to agreement Thursday on a plan for spending bond money at the Longview Arboretum and Nature Center.

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.

‘No words to express our grief:’ Longview church student pastor dies unexpectedly; services announced  KLTV

Carlisle served as the youth pastor at Longview Missionary Baptist Church. He had been on staff since April 2018, according to the church website.

Henry: Texas coaches rally to fight home school bill  Longview News-Journal

Athletic directors and head coaches throughout the state were busy on the phone this past Wednesday, but not working on schedules or checking things ...

Jury sentences Longview man to 70 years in shooting death  Longview News-Journal

Nathan McCloud likened attending sentencing for his son's killer to stepping into his funeral all over again.

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 ...

Herbert "Marshal" Caldwell | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7 Herbert “Marshal” Caldwell passed away on Monday July 29, 2019 at ...

East Texas Advanced Academies adds to board; superintendent says state approval expected soon  Longview News-Journal

The three-man panel guiding Longview ISD's anticipated foray into a charter partnership added to its number Tuesday, and Superintendent James Wilcox ...

ET Football: Lobos hit the field with questions to be answered  Longview News-Journal

For the first day of practice, the sense of urgency was high as the Longview Lobos hit the field for the first official session of the 2019 season.

New Forest Park principal 'can't wait to get started'  Longview News-Journal

Written in a green marker on the white board directly across Wilbert Andrews' desk are three words: “continuum of excellence.”

Matthew McConaughey picks up high school diploma, 31 years later  austin360

Austin's spirit animal roamed home recently for a moment of inspiration. Matthew McConaughey visited the East Texas town of Longview last weekend and ...

Longview fan sees championship on her birthday  KLTV

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Melanie Brashear has very strong ties to Longview High School. Her sons graduated from Longview, and her husband works for the ...

NSD: Nine more Lobos moving on | ETVarsity  Longview News-Journal

Nine Longview athletes made their commitments official on Wednesday at the Longview High School Turf Room in front of family, teammates, coaches and ...

THE WOLF PACK IS BACK  East Texas Review

Posted by East Texas Review | Jan 22, 2019 | Events, Featured, Newsmakers, Sports, State | 0 |. THE WOLF PACK IS BACK Lobo Football Players present at ...

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.

Hope for Youth event aims to encourage Longview students as school year begins  Longview News-Journal

The gymnasium inside the Boys and Girls Club of the Big Pines in Longview was abuzz with activity Saturday, with about 90 teens and adults playing cards, pool ...

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 ...

Judy Henry Hurst | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — A celebration of Life for Judy Henry Hurst, 77, of Longview will be held at 10 AM Thursday, May 9, 2019 at Grace Creek Church in Longview with ...

Longview, Texas Church Mourns Death of Youth Pastor at Age 38  CBN News

Ryan Carlisle, the youth pastor of the Longview Missionary Baptist Church in Longview, Texas, died after suffering a heart attack last Thursday, June 27, after ...

Longview’s Kamden Perry inks with Incarnate Word  KTRE

Longview High School senior Kamden Perry has committed to University of the Incarnate Word.

May/June Calendar of Events: Warm weather and lots to enjoy  Longview News-Journal

Longview. Historic Longview Farmers Market April 27 100 Cotton St., city parking lot; Longview Wine Festival April 27 The ...

Longview ISD Foundation awards $65K in grants | Homework  Longview News-Journal

The Longview ISD Foundation recently awarded more than $65000 to district educators through its 2019 Great Rewards for Great Ideas and the Campus ...

Longview-area teens get head start on aviation careers  Longview News-Journal

Matthew Reed got behind the controls of a Cessna 172 Skyhawk with two passengers at the East Texas Regional Airport.

Longview Longfellows presents five debutantes | Lifestyle  Longview News-Journal

Special to the News-Journal. Longfellows presented five young women as debutantes Saturday during the organization's 37th annual Debutante Ball.

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 ...

James Allen Alford | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

It is with great sadness that the family of James Allen Alford announces his passing on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at the age of 82. He was born October 20, 1936 ...

Longview drill trains first responders, medical personnel to deal with wide-scale emergency  Longview News-Journal

From staff reports. First responders and medical personnel were hard at work Friday at Longview High School's Lobo Coliseum, but it wasn't a real emergency.

William C Martin | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — Senior District Judge William C. Martin, III, died on Sunday, July 14th, 2019, eager for the resurrection and his life and work in the world to come.

Longview football team honored at State Capitol; Matthew McConaughey pays a visit

The coronation continues for the Longview Lobos. Wednesday morning Rep. Jay Dean passed House Resolution 357 in honor of the 6A Division 2 State

Programs offer free summer meals to East Texas children  Longview News-Journal

With area schools closing for summer, some children might not have access to daily, nutritious meals.

Walk of Stars, 2020 census committee members selected  Longview News-Journal

Nearly 60 members have been selected for either the Longview Walk of Stars committee or the city's 2020 Census Task Force.

Local schools heading to UIL state academic competition  Longview News-Journal

Sabine High School senior Scottie Taylor is hoping that by the time he returns home two weekends from now, he's the owner of three gold medals.

Longview ISD students honor educators who light their path  Longview News-Journal

KyJuan Elam, a senior at Longview Early Graduation High School, would not be in school without the guidance of his principal, Kristi Means.

Thomas David Barrow | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

DALLAS — Tommy Barrow has, in the words of the Apostle Paul, fought the good fight, run the race, and kept the faith. On June 29th at 3:16 pm, surrounded by ...

High school students earn scholarships at Kilgore College welding contest  KLTV

High school students from across East Texas showcased their welding skills Friday morning during the fourth annual welding *content* at Kilgore College.

Longview hopes to create 'Walk of Stars’ for city’s 150 birthday  KLTV

Longview was founded in 1870, which means the city turns 150 years old in 2020. One of the latest ideas to mark that milestone came straight from Mayor Andy ...

Thomas Van Modisette | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — A Memorial *Service* is scheduled for Thomas Van Modisette, 74, 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, in the Lakeview Mausoleum Chapel located at ...

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