Posted on: May 23, 2016

Please Donate Today

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Your donations make it possible to care for the stray animals in Longview. Thank you for continuing to support the important work that we do.

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

Home for the Holidays fundraiser

Dog House

Some pets will soon receive very fancy new houses, thanks to the Home for the Holidays fundraiser. Raffle tickets are available for a chance to win one of nine custom dog houses constructed by local builders. The effort is organized by Longview PAWS and b...

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Posted on: March 17, 2016

Time for Animal Control?

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Animal Control Officers enforce the Longview animal codes and offer educational and outreach programs for the safety and health of companion animals and residents. Learn more about Animal Control.

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

Home for the Holidays fundraiser

Dog House

Some pets will soon receive very fancy new houses, thanks to the Home for the Holidays fundraiser. Raffle tickets are available for a chance to win one of nine custom dog houses constructed by local builders. The effort is organized by Longview PAWS and b...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

2017 Unity Honorees Selected

Unity Honors

The City of Longview Partners in Prevention’s Unity and Diversity Committee has announced Mrs. Evalonia Barrett-Bolton and Judge William K. “Bill” Stoudt as the 2017 Unity Honors Recipients. The Unity Honors is a life time ac...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

District 3 Town Meeting is December 15

Kasha Williams

District 3 Councilwoman Kasha Williams has called a Town Meeting for 6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 15, at Broughton Recreation Center, 801 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., in Longview. This event is intended to be an informal opportunity to interact with the Dis...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

District 4 Town Meeting is January 17

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District 4 Councilwoman Kristen Ishihara has called a Town Meeting for 6 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 17, at Mobberly Baptist Church, 625 E Loop 281, in Longview. The meeting will be held in the Bridge Building, Room D120. This event is intended to be an informal ...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Local Bank Robbed, Suspect Flees Scene

City of Longview News

On November 14, 2016 at 11:53 a.m., Longview Police were dispatched to a Bank Robbery Just Occurred in the 200 Block of North Fredonia Street (Citizens National Bank). When officers arrived they were told that a suspect, believed to be a Hispanic male wit...Read on...

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Posted on: November 1, 2016

One Hundred Acres of Heritage & Longview Main Street Compete for music grant

Downtown Live crowd

One Hundred Acres of Heritage and Longview Main Street are now in the running to bring a 10 -12 week live music series to Longview during the late summer and fall of 2017.

Sponsored by the Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation, a national foundation d...Read on...

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Posted on: October 28, 2016

GREEN Machines Parade will visit schools to development environmental awareness

Keep Longview Beautiful

City of Longview and Keep Longview Beautiful are partnering to promote continued ecological education with students. Three parades are planned in the Longview, Pine Tree and Spring Hill school districts to improve student awareness and recognition of the ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 19, 2016

New Traffic Signal at Fourth Street and US 259

Yellow Traffic Light

Beginning Monday, October 24, 2016, a new traffic signal will begin operating at Fourth Street and Eastman Road (US 259). It will be flashing yellow until October 31, 2016, at which point it will become a fully operational traffic signal. Please use cauti...Read on...

Posted on: October 14, 2016

Three Glass Recycling Locations Added

MAP OF GLASS RECYCLING

The City of Longview has partnered with local businesses to add three more locations for glass recycling for a total of six drop-off locations. The new locations bring glass recycling to Hometown Hardware on Heritage Boulevard, Lowes on Fourth Street, and...Read on...

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Posted on: October 11, 2016

Emergency Medical Services Subscription Program Enrolling Now

EMS

Enrollment is open for the Emergency Medical Services Subscription Program. Enrollment and renewal periods for program run from October 1st – December 31st annually for the subsequent year.

The City of Longview through the EMS provided by the Fire Depa...Read on...

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Posted on: October 3, 2016

Cotton Street will be Reduced to One-way traffic (Green to Mobberly)

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Cotton Street will be reduced to one-way traffic from Green Street and Mobberly Avenue starting October 6, 2016. The purpose of the project is to replace deteriorated utilities and pavement; and add sidewalks.

Drivers wishing to travel west between M...Read on...


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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Early morning fire leaves three occupants displaced.

LFD News

At or around 04:38 this morning fire crews responded to a structure fire at 1606 Oden Street. On arrival, fire crews found heavy fire in the attic and two of the bedrooms. The fire was called in by a citizen in the area. The home was not insured; the Red ...Read on...

Posted on: October 31, 2016

Residential Fire Results in Burn Victim

LPD News

At or around 9:44 am on Sunday, October 30th, fire crews responded to 2500 LaFamo Rd. Lot 10 ½ for a residential mobile home fire. On arrival, fire crews found a man with burns and respiratory injuries due to fighting the bed room fire with a water hose. ...Read on...

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Emergency Medical Services Subscription Program Enrolling Now

EMS

Enrollment is open for the Emergency Medical Services Subscription Program. Enrollment and renewal periods for program run from October 1st – December 31st annually for the subsequent year.

The City of Longview through the EMS provided by the Fire Depa...Read on...

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Posted on: January 11, 2011

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Posted on: February 25, 2016

Christmas Party

Christmas Party

Join us Thursday, December 15th for the Library's annual Christmas Party, which is lovingly entitled "Rockin' Around The Library" this year! For more information, please call (903) 237-1027.

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Posted on: February 25, 2016

Holiday Closings

Holiday Closings

The Longview Public Library will be CLOSED Friday, December 23rd - Monday 26th for Christmas. Our Book Drops will also be closed during those four days. We will also be CLOSED Sunday, January 1st and Monday, January 2nd for New Year's Day. Our Bo...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Longview Metro Chamber of Commerce HUB Roundtable & Workshop - December 9

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Longview Metro Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a 2016 HUB (Historically Underutilized Businesses) Roundtable & Workshop in the Eitelman Conference Room at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Friday, December 9, 2016, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. E...

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Posted on: November 6, 2016

Longview Trade Days – December 10-11

Trade Days

The Longview Jaycees Trade Days will be held at the Longview Exhibit Building, December 10-11, 2016. Doors are open 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Saturday and 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Sunday. Vendors of all kinds come to buy, sell, trade and swap. Admission a...Read on...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Hiway 80 Rescue Mission Annual Toy Drop-off and Christmas Party - December 13-17

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Toy donations for the Hiway 80 Rescue Mission Annual Christmas Party will be accepted Tuesday, December 13th through Friday, December 16th, from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Longview Exhibit Building. A Family Christmas Party with lunch and dinner will ...Read on...

Hiway 80 Rescue Mission Website
Posted on: November 11, 2016

Vista College Graduation – December 16

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Vista College will hold their winter graduation ceremony at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Friday, December 16, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. This is the culmination event for Vista College students to enjoy with their families and friends, rewarding ...Read on...

Vista College Website
Posted on: November 13, 2016

The Wedded Bliss Bridal Faire 2017 - January 8

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The Wedded Bliss Bridal Faire will be held at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Sunday, January 8, 2017, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. There will be a complete package of professional wedding vendors on hand to help engaged couples plan their wedding ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Longview Chamber of Commerce Banquet - January 10

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The Longview Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet will be held at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The 2016 award recipients for Manufacturer of the Year, Large Business of the Year, Chairman's A...Read on...

Longview Chamber of Commerce Website
Posted on: November 18, 2016

Stars Over Longview - January 12

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The Women's Advisory Council of Longview Regional Medical Center will hold the 17th Annual Stars Over Longview Awards Ceremony and Luncheon at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Thursday, January 12, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Keynote speaker...Read on...

Longview Regional Website
Posted on: November 20, 2016

Longview Trade Days – January 14-15

Trade Days

The Longview Jaycees Trade Days will be held at the Longview Exhibit Building, January 14-15, 2017. Doors are open 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Saturday and 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Sunday. Vendors of all kinds come to buy, sell, trade and swap. Admission an...Read on...

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Posted on: December 5, 2016

ETJobs.com Job Fair - January 17

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Longview News-Journal will host ETJobs.com Job Fair at the Longview Exhibit Bldg. on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. The expo-style job fair gives employers the opportunity to meet with potential candidates and facilitates interviews and ...

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Texas Pipeline Safety Training - January 18

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Paradigm Liaison Services, LLC will sponsor two Texas Pipeline Safety Training programs at the Longview Exhibit Bldg. on Wednesday, January 18, 2017. The first program, a Coordinated Response Exercise (CoRE) is at 11:00 a.m. and is geared towards First Re...Read on...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Gun Show - January 21-22

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Classic Arms Productions will hold a Gun Show at the Longview Exhibit Building, January 21-22, 2017. Buy-Sell-Trade-Browse! Bring your gun and trade for the gun you have always. There will be hundreds of displays of new and old guns, ammo, gun parts, book...Read on...

Classic Arms Production Website
Posted on: December 4, 2016

Boat and RV Show - January 27-30

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The Boat & RV Show will take place at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex, January 27-29, 2017. There will be boats, RV/travel trailers, ATV's and motorcycles on display from dealers in the East Texas area during the three-day event, a...

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Longview Chamber of Commerce Website

Posted on: October 4, 2016

Train yard dog gets new grave marker 64 years later

Crip memorial

Almost 64 years ago, a group of East Texas railroad workers gathered to bury Crip, a dog that became a beloved fixture at the train depot after a railroad telegraph operator saved him. On Oct. 14, the anniversary of Crip’s death, Longview will recognize h...Read on...

Posted on: July 18, 2016

Accessible Swings at Longview Parks

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We have many wonderful parks in Longview and Mayor Andy Mack would like to see ALL of our children have the opportunity to enjoy the parks – even those in wheelchairs. Would you be willing to support an endeavor to equip some parks in Longview with access...Read on...

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Posted on: April 19, 2011

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Posted on: December 9, 2016

Understanding the Struggle of Poverty Workshop

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The City of Longview Partners in Prevention will host a workshop titled, “Understanding the Struggle of Poverty”, on January 10, 2017 at the Maude Cobb Activity Complex, 100 Grand Blvd., in Longview. The workshop will start with check-...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

2017 Unity Honorees Selected

Unity Honors

The City of Longview Partners in Prevention’s Unity and Diversity Committee has announced Mrs. Evalonia Barrett-Bolton and Judge William K. “Bill” Stoudt as the 2017 Unity Honors Recipients.  The Unity Honors is a li...

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Posted on: August 10, 2016

Partners in Prevention Seeking New Mentors for Youth

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The City of Longview Partners in Prevention is seeking adult volunteers to serve as a mentors to a children in the Longview, Pine Tree, Spring Hill, Hallsville and Kilgore Independent School Districts. A New Mentor Training for the Forever Friends and Co...Read on...


Posted on: November 17, 2016

Longview Police Arrest One Person in Overnight Shooting

LPD News

On November 16, 2016 at 6:41 p.m., Longview Police were dispatched to the 2500 Block of North Eastman Road for an Unknown Problem called in to 9-1-1. When officers arrived they found two victims, a male and a female, deceased inside the apartment. As the...Read on...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Local Bank Robbed, Suspect Flees Scene

City of Longview News

On November 14, 2016 at 11:53 a.m., Longview Police were dispatched to a Bank Robbery Just Occurred in the 200 Block of North Fredonia Street (Citizens National Bank). When officers arrived they were told that a suspect, believed to be a Hispanic male wit...Read on...

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Posted on: September 16, 2016

Longview Police Department K9’s Dalo, Bejarus and Indio to get body armor

Officers

Longview Police Department K9’s Dalo, Bejarus and Indio have received a bullet and stab protective vests thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Dalo & Bejarus’s vests are sponsored by Citizens &...Read on...