News Flash

Posted on: November 7, 2019

Tips for Caution Around Coyotes

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Animal Control has received several calls recently regarding coyotes.  It is normal this time of year for coyotes to be more active, so here are a few tips to keep in mind.

- Keep small pets inside overnight. 

- If you encounter a coyote,...

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Animal Care and Adoption Center News
Posted on: September 24, 2019

What to Do If You See a Pet in a Parked Car

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Leaving pets locked in cars is never safe. But when the weather gets warmer, it can be deadly. High temperatures can cause irreparable organ damage and even death.

How to help a pet left in a hot car:

1. Take down the car's make, model and license-plate num...

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Posted on: September 24, 2019

Thank You for Your Donations

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Thank you for your generosity and willingness to donate to the Longview Animal Care and Adoption Center. You can make a monetary donation or you can also bring in pet supplies. You can make a monetary donation for our Fund for the Animals or please see be...

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Longview Nonprofits Join Forces to Feed Pets

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Longview Community Ministries’ Food Box recipients may request a bag of dog or cat food once a month due to a new collaboration between Longview Community Ministries and Longview Animal Care and Adoption Center’s non-profit, PAWS (Pets Are Worth Saving). ...

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Animal Care and Adoption Center News

News Flash

Posted on: December 5, 2019

District Four Town Meeting Scheduled

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A District 4 Town Meeting has been scheduled for 6 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 16, at Winterfield United Methodist Church, 2616 Tryon Road in Longview.

"We try to meet with residents each year to update them on developments in District 4 and across Longview ...

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Additional Info... City of Longview News
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Public Safety Hiring Event

Public Safety Communications

The Public Safety Communications Division along with the Longview Police Department and Longview Fire Department are holding a joint hiring event at the Longview Convention Complex from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 16.

Representatives from ...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Tips for Caution Around Coyotes

coyote jumping

Animal Control has received several calls recently regarding coyotes.  It is normal this time of year for coyotes to be more active, so here are a few tips to keep in mind.

- Keep small pets inside overnight. 

- If you encounter a coyote, ...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Ambulance Subscription Registration Opens for 2020

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Registration for the Longview Fire Department’s annual Ambulance Subscription Program for 2020 is now open!

Since 2009, the Longview Fire Department has offered an EMS Subscription Program to Longview residents in an attempt to help offset the rising cost ...

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News Flash

Posted on: December 2, 2019

Public Safety Hiring Event

Public Safety Communications

The Public Safety Communications Division along with the Longview Police Department and Longview Fire Department are holding a joint hiring event at the Longview Convention Complex from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 16.

Representatives from ...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Ambulance Subscription Registration Opens for 2020

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Registration for the Longview Fire Department’s annual Ambulance Subscription Program for 2020 is now open!

Since 2009, the Longview Fire Department has offered an EMS Subscription Program to Longview residents in an attempt to help offset the ri...

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Additional Info... Fire Department News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Register for a STOP the BLEED Training

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STOP the BLEED is national campaign led by the federal government to better prepare the public to save lives. Victims can quickly die from uncontrolled bleeding, within 5 to 10 minutes, so the campaign raises awareness of basic actions to stop life threat...

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Fire Department News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Sign Up for CodeRED Emergency Notification and Weather Warning System

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The City of Longview is pleased to provide the Emergency Notification and Weather Warning System to the citizens of Longview. We have contracted with the Emergency Communications Network to provide these services through CodeRED.  

The Emergency N...

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Fire Department News

News Flash

Posted on: November 26, 2019

Story Time with Santa!

Story Time with Santa, December 12, 6:00 PM on Library Eastman Plaza

Join Santa Flavious, and Elf helpers Joshua and Twinkle for a fun Christmas Story Time! Your kids will love this special, interactive occasion.

Afterwards, don’t forget to take an “Elfie” with Santa and Friends.

Held just outsi...

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Library News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Yoga for Adults

Beginner's yoga class for ages 18+ on December 13 at 4:30 PM

December 13, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM.

Break from the holiday craze with peaceful zen and healthy exercise here at the library in this beginner’s yoga class for adults.

Please bring a yoga mat, beach towel, or small blanket to stretch out on. 

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Library News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Adult Craft Day: Christmas Gnomes

Adult Craft Day on Saturday, December 14 at 11:00 AM. We'll be making Christmas Gnomes!

Make your very own holiday gnome (or elf if you get creative) this session!

Ages 18+. Sign up required. Basic supplies provided. Feel free to bring your own embellishments, felt, or tools you’d like to use.

Saturday, December 14, 11:00 AM - 1:00 P...

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Library News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Regular Youth Programming Holiday Break

Regular weekly youth programs being a holiday break, December 16 - January 5

Regular, weekly youth service programs will go on break December 16 - January 5.

This includes:

- Music & Movement- Babygarten Story Time- Tutoring Tuesdays- Early Learning Journeys Story Time- Discovery Kids at Broughton Branch Library- Family Game Nig...

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Library News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Holiday Movie Night: "Frozen, Sing-a-long Edition (G)"

Holiday Movie Night on Eastman Plaza, Disney's Frozen: Sing-A-Long edition. December 12 at 6:00 P

Holidays mean family movie time! Come to the library and watch the acclaimed Disney film: “Frozen” while singing along to all the hit songs! 

Open to all ages. Free to attend. Free popcorn also served! Tuesday, December 17, 6:0...

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Library News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Library Christmas Party!

Family Christmas Party at the Longview Public Library, December 19, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Families, come together to celebrate the Christmas season at the library.

This party will be full of fun, including a DJ, crafts, games, hot cocoa, s’mores, and a raffle giveaway every 15 minutes!

Thursday, December 19, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM. Please c...

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Library News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Christmas Gift Wrapping Fundraiser

Christmas gift wrapping fundraiser on December 23, all day during regular business hours.

Holidays are a time to spend with friends and family, but sometimes they creep up on us so fast that we're just not ready.

This year, the Friends of the Longview Public Library, and library staff, want to help you with one of the season's most time-consumi...

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Library News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Christmas Holiday Closure

The Longview Public Library will be closed all of December 24 and 25 for Christmas holiday.

We will be CLOSED all of December 24 & 25 for holiday & Christmas break.

Our Book Drops will also be CLOSED.

Normal hours and operations start back up on December 26.

We hope you, your family and loved ones have a safe and happy holiday!

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Library News
Posted on: November 26, 2019

New Year Holiday Hours Information

New Year's Eve and New Year's Day Holiday Hour Information

We will be CLOSING EARLY at 5:00 PM on December 31. Computers will shut down at 4:30 PM.

We will be CLOSED all of January 1 for New Year’s Day.Normal hours and operations start back on January 2.

Wishing all of you a wonderful New Year!

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Library News

News Flash

Posted on: November 11, 2019

Hot-Air Balloon Christmas Glow - December 12

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Local hot-air balloon pilots will conduct a Hot-Air Balloon Christmas Glow on the lawn behind Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Thursday, December 12, 2019, 5:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. The public is invited to come enjoy the balloon glow, Christmas ...

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Posted on: November 11, 2019

Life Line Screening - December 13

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Life Line Screening will conduct community health screenings at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex in the Activity Rooms on Friday, December 13, 2019, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. The screenings are for individuals 55 years or older unless there is a fam...

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Life Line Screening Website Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Longview Trade Days – December 14-15

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The Longview Jaycees Trade Days will be held at the Longview Exhibit Building, December 14-15, 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 a...

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Trade Days Website Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex
Posted on: November 18, 2019

Hiway 80 Rescue Mission Annual Toy Drop-off and Christmas Party - December 17 -21

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Toy donations for the Hiway 80 Rescue Mission Annual Christmas Party will be accepted December 17-20, 2019, at the Longview Exhibit Building. Donation hours are 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 17th through Friday, December 20th. A Family Christm...

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Hiway 80 Rescue Mission Website Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex
Posted on: November 18, 2019

Vista College Graduation – December 20

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Vista College will hold their winter graduation ceremony at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Friday, December 20, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. This is the culmination event for Vista College students to enjoy with their families and friends, rewarding ...

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Vista College Website Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex
Posted on: November 22, 2019

Alpha Kappa Alpha Debutante Cotillion - December 28

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. will host the Alpha Kappa Alpha Debutante Cotillion at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Saturday, December 28, 2019, 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. For over 50 years, young ladies have been presented to the Longview co...

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Facebook Page Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex
Posted on: November 22, 2019

H.E.R.P.S. Exotic Reptile and Pet Show - January 4-5

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H.E.R.P.S. Exotic Reptiles and Pet Show will be held at the Longview Exhibit Building, January 4-5, 2020.  Attendees will have the opportunity to meet some of the top breeders from all over the country and see the thousands of reptiles, amphibian...

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HERPS Website Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Stars Over Longview - January 9

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Longview Regional Medical Center will hold the 20th Annual Stars Over Longview Awards Ceremony and Luncheon at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Thursday, January 9, 2020, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Keynote speaker is Fashion Designer and Longview...

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Longview Regional Website Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Go Giver Gala - January 11

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The 3rd Annual Go-Giver Gala will be held at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Saturday, January 11, 2020, 7:00 p.m. - midnight. The event honors the Go-Givers of Longview while also raising funds for important betterment projects in Longview....

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https://www.longviewtexas.gov/GGG Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex
Posted on: December 8, 2019

Longview Trade Days – January 11-12

Trade Days

The Longview Jaycees Trade Days will be held at the Longview Exhibit Building, January 11-12, 2020. 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...

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Trade Days Website Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex

News Flash

Posted on: September 24, 2019

Paula Martin Jones Recreation Center Memberships Available

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Paula Martin Jones Recreation Center offers members the use of a cardio studio, free weights, weight circuits, locker rooms, sauna and steam room, and indoor pool. Lockers are also available for day use or long-term use.Monthly Membership Packages:Individ...

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Parks News
Posted on: September 24, 2019

Stay Connected

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The Longview Parks and Recreation Department wants to keep you informed of events, activities and news throughout the year. We've got Social Media also! Check all the options to stay informed!

Notify Me

Sign up to receive text or email notifications of park...

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News Flash

Posted on: October 1, 2019

Partners in Prevention’s “Getting Ahead in a Just Gettin’ by World” Sessions to Begin Nov. 5

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The City of Longview Partners in Prevention will begin “Getting Ahead in a Just Gettin’ by World” weekly sessions on Nov. 5.  Getting Ahead is part of the Longview Bridges Out of Poverty initiative.  Designed for adults living in poverty...

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Partners in Prevention News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Partners in Prevention Needs Mentors

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Partners in Prevention Mentoring Program provides youth, Kindergarten – 12th grade, with a caring, trained, adult friend to serve as a mentor to a young person needing guidance, support and encouragement.

Partners in Prevention Mentoring Program ...

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Partners in Prevention News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

The Unity and Diversity Committee Meets the First Monday of Each Month

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The Unity and Diversity Committee seeks to overcome barriers to the full inclusion of all community members by protecting human rights, challenging discrimination, and celebrating diversity and commonality. All Community members are welcome!  

Mon...

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Partners in Prevention News

News Flash

Posted on: December 2, 2019

Public Safety Hiring Event

Public Safety Communications

The Public Safety Communications Division along with the Longview Police Department and Longview Fire Department are holding a joint hiring event at the Longview Convention Complex from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 16.

Representatives from ...

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Police Department News
Posted on: September 24, 2019

Phone Scams Ongoing in Area

LPD News

Scammers are working the phones in the area and are relentless.

The Longview Police Department won’t call you if you need to take care of a ticket or warrant.

Before you send money or give out any personal information to someone who has called you...

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Police Department News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Information on New Police Station

LPD News

In 2018, Longview voters approved a bond to fund constructing, renovating, and equipping police and fire stations and relocating the fire and police training center and emergency operations center.

The following is an estimated project description, which i...

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Additional Info... Police Department News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Prescription Drug Drop Box Available at Police Department

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Drug misuse, abuse and overdose are growing concerns across the nation and most prescription drug abusers say they get the medications from friends or family members.

To help combat this national concern the Longview Police Department and the City of Longv...

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Police Department News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Disasters Don't Plan Ahead But You Can.

CodeRED

Emergency management personnel with the City of Longview encourage residents to make basic emergency preparations and sign up for the CodeRed emergency notification system. Local emergency officials are monitoring the storm closely and participating in st...

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Police Department News

News Flash

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News Flash

Posted on: November 25, 2019

We're Hiring!

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The Longview FIre Dept. is accepting applications for Firefighter Apprentice through Dec. 23, 2019 and Firefighter/Paramedic through Jan. 2, 2020. Find out more about a career with the Fire Dept. at LongviewTexas.gov/LFDJobs

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Ambulance Subscription Program Enrollment Now Open

Reduce your cost if you have to use the ambulance service. The Ambulance Subscription Program provided by the Longview Fire Department is open for enrollment until Dec. 31. Find out more at LongviewTexas.gov/EMS.

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