A freaky-looking Longview man faces a burglary charge after police found him with a reusable shopping bag, a fleece hoodie, and about $87 he had allegedly taken from a nearby home on Monday. The homeowner told police that the person who had broken in to her house had paused long enough to steal and ... More >>
Back in December, thieves broke into a storage unit in Longview and stole $20,000 worth of Christmas presents intended for poor kids. Relatively quickly, police had two suspects and published mugshots of Rachel Bradley and Sarah Adams. Within the past 11 days, both of been arrested, and it looks l ... More >>
FacebookChelsee Goins: Ride at your peril.Meet Chelsee Goins. As inviting as the prospect may seem to some of you horndogs out there, you probably don't want to be jumping in the front seat of any car she's driving. The Longview 19-year-old racked up DWIs in both June and July of last year, a ... More >>
Gregg County JailVanesa Blackshire: Parking space poachers will be punished severely.A Longview woman apparently got the jump on bad Black Friday-like behavior the night before Thanksgiving. That's when police say she ran over a man in the parking lot of an area Walmart, all because of a disp ... More >>
An expired inspection sticker led to fresh arrests for five of Longview's most frequently busted miscreants Friday. Police say that 48-year-old Howard "Cowboy" Perkins and 47-year-old Clifton Ardry were stopped while riding in a pickup near the home of 54-year-old, Biblically bearded George Cliffor ... More >>
Gregg County JailDavid Tabor: In the unforgettable 1999 documentary American Pimp, filmmakers the Hughes Brothers profiled nine of America's most prominent legends of the pimpin' game: people like Chicago's Don Magic Juan and San Francisco's Fillmore Slim. The film echoed in the works of Tex ... More >>
Gregg County JailVernon Lee Ahrenhoersterbaeumer: Thank God for cut-and-pasteWord to the wise: steer clear of Ahrenhoersterbaeumer family gatherings. Those hosted by the East Texas branch of the polysyllabic Germanic-American family might just turn violent, at least if last Thursday's events ... More >>
Gary Robert Williams's violent career began spectacularly 29 years ago. This is the story of how one determined U.S. marshal brought it to an end.