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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Wear RED April 25 for Alcohol Awareness Month

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The Coalition for Drug-Free Youth with Partners in Prevention invite the community to wear the color RED this Thursday, April 25, to help spread awareness for Alcohol Awareness Month this month!

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

CityView and Public Safety TV Moving Channels

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The City of Longview’s two television stations, CityView Municipal Television and Public Safety Television, are moving to new locations on the Longview Cable channel lineup. CityView Municipal Television is now located on channel 10.1 and HD cha...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Uncle Kracker to Headline July 4 Celebration

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City of Longview announced the entertainment lineup for the 2019 July 4 Fireworks and Freedom Celebration today. Country rocker Uncle Kracker will headline an outdoor free-to-the-public concert to be held just before the biggest fireworks show in East Tex...

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Longview Main Street Recommended for National Accreditation

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The Texas Main Street Program (TMSP) of the Texas Historical Commission (THC) has recognized Longview Main Street for successful annual progress in carrying out national performance standards for a Main Street community. Longview Main Street&...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

CityView and Public Safety TV Moving Channels

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The City of Longview’s two television stations, CityView Municipal Television and Public Safety Television, are moving to new locations on the Longview Cable channel lineup. CityView Municipal Television is now located on channel 10.1 and HD channel 215, ...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Residential Structure Fire

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On April 13, 2019 at approximately 10:15 am the Longview Fire Department responded to a reported residential structure fire at 3807 Holly Ridge Drive. When crews arrived on scene they found a three story house with fire showing from the roof.  Cr...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Residential Structure Fire

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On April 16, 2019 at approximately 11:45 a.m. the Longview Fire Department responded to 1708 Oden St. for a reported residential structure fire.  Crews arrived to find light smoke coming from the residence.  Upon investigation it was det...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Weekend Structure Fires

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On March 30, 2019 at approximately 7:30 p.m. the Longview Fire Department responded to 504 Arkansas Street for a reported structure fire. Crews arrived to find an unoccupied house that had previously burned with fire throughout the structure. Fir...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

HOT Camp Registration Begins May 1

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The Longview Fire Department and Partners in Prevention invite students from Longview and surrounding areas to participate in the Heroes Of Tomorrow Summer Camp, also called HOT Camp.

Heroes Of Tomorrow is a one-­day camp that provides a fun, hand...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

Star Wars LEGO day!

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Saturday, May 4, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM.

Kids are encouraged to come dressed in Star Wars costumes and a Star Wars themed Lego set will be raffled away every 20 minutes!

Use your imagination to build your best Star Wars creation to put on display or work togethe...

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Library News
Posted on: April 23, 2019

Toddler Yoga

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Friday, May 3 at 10:30AM for children ages 3-5 years old.

A time for little bodies to have fun stretching & moving with their caregivers!

Event is FREE. Limited space available.If you have any questions, please call (903) 237-1345.

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Library News
Posted on: April 22, 2019

True Crime Crew

True Crime Crew Discussion Group

True Crime Crew returns.For you mystery, crime, murder and suspense buffs out there, this crew is for you!This meeting's topic will focus on the Jonestown Massacre of 1978. Jim Jones, the People's Temple, cult activity and other related topics will be dis...

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Library News
Posted on: March 27, 2019

Poetry Slam

Poetry Slam Day

We’re celebrating National Poetry Month by bringing back the Longview Library Poetry Slam! Patrons may read poetry of their own writing or written by another poet. You’re also welcome to just come and enjoy listening!

Ages 13+ only. A s...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

Blooming Pygmies Goat Show - April 27

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The Southern United Pygmy Goat Club will hold Blooming Pygmies, a NPGA sanctioned Pygmy Goat Show, at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex in the large AG Pavilion on Saturday, April 27, 2019, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. The event will feature two shows, ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2019

Your Best Care Day - April 27

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Sheryll Mitchell Ministries will host Your Best Care Day at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Saturday, April 27, 2019, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Your Best Care Day is a Breast Cancer awareness/prevention event for women to gather information, get...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

A Texas-Sized Fundraiser - April 27

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Kilgore College will hold a Texas-Sized Fundraiser at the Longview Exhibit Building on Saturday, April 27, 2019, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. There will be live and silent auctions to raise funds for Student Scholarships at Kilgore College. Tickets are $50 each....

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Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex
Posted on: April 5, 2019

Cinco de Mayo Celebration - May 4

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Mega 99.3 will host LA GRAN BATALLA 2019, a Cinco de Mayo Celebration, in the Ag Pavilions at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Saturday, May 4, 2019, 2:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. The festivities will include live performances by Ramones de Nuevo Le...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Longview Friends of NRA Banquet - May 11

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The Longview Friends of NRA Annual Banquet will be held at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Saturday, May 11, 2019, 5:30 p.m. The fundraising event benefits the NRA Foundation, raising funds for the future of shooting sports and will feature ...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Longview Trade Days – May 11-12

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The Longview Jaycees Trade Days will be held at the Longview Exhibit Building, May 11-12, 2019. 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 and pa...

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Trade Days Website Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex
Posted on: April 1, 2019

Giants of Law Enforcement - May 14

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The Longview Centurion Club will host the Giants of Law Enforcement Banquet at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. The annual event will feature dinner, awards presentation recognizing Gregg County la...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

Lone Star Fitness Expo - May 18

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Punisher Promotions will host the 1st Annual Lone Star Fitness Expo/National Gym Association (NGA) Texas State Bodybuilding Championship at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Saturday, May 18, 2019. The event will feature bodybuilding, powerlif...

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Posted on: March 24, 2019

Run for the Wall – May 19

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The 31st Annual Run For The Wall will be held at the Longview Exhibit Building on Sunday, May 19, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. East Texans will have the opportunity to honor veterans and show support for soldiers during the Gregg County stop-over of ...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

ETVarsity Best Preps - May 21

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The Longview News-Journal will host the 2019 ETVarsity Best Preps at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ETVarsity’s Best Preps will honor outstanding East Texas high school student athletes...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Register for Learn to Swim!

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Learn to Swim classes offered through City of Longview Parks and Recreation are now enrolling students. The classes are located at Longview Swim Center and Ingram Pool and are available for ages 6 months through adult.  

“Each summer we ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Wear RED April 25 for Alcohol Awareness Month

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The Coalition for Drug-Free Youth with Partners in Prevention invite the community to wear the color RED this Thursday, April 25, to help spread awareness for Alcohol Awareness Month this month!

Did you know?

•    Alcohol is the m...

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Partners in Prevention News
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Take-Back RX Drugs Day

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The City of Longview Partners in Prevention, Coalition for Drug-Free Youth has partnered with the Longview Police Department to implement a prescription drug take-back day this month. Since March of 2015, over 3,500 pounds of prescription drugs have been ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

CityView and Public Safety TV Moving Channels

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The City of Longview’s two television stations, CityView Municipal Television and Public Safety Television, are moving to new locations on the Longview Cable channel lineup. CityView Municipal Television is now located on channel 10.1 and HD channel 215, ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

Ongoing Homicide Investigation 1501 E. Young St.

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The Longview Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred on April 21, 2019 at 1501 E. Young St. at the Belaire Manor Apartments around 11:10 p.m. The police department received a phone call regarding a shooting at this location and when th...

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Police - News Releases
Posted on: April 2, 2019

2018 Longview Crime Stats

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The City of Longview again experienced a reduction in Part 1 Crimes for 2018. The crimes incorporated in Part 1 offenses are the most commonly identified crimes affecting a person. These crimes are also the most commonly reported crimes across the country...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Longview Police Department Accepting Applications

The Police Department is accepting application from all qualified individuals. Find out more about the hiring process and requirements at LongviewTexas.gov/LPDjobs

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