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: 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: May 22, 2017

Historical Marker Workshop

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The City of Longview Planning and Zoning Department along with Gregg County Historical Commission will be hosting a Historical Marker Workshop on Saturday, June 24, at 10:00 a.m. at Development Services located at 410 S. High Street.

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Holiday Closing for Memorial Day Weekend

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City of Longview offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 29. The Longview Public Library will be closed Saturday, May 27 through Monday, May 29. The Library book drop will also be closed. 

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

High Street Additional Underpass Lane Closures (Tyler to Cotton)

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The High Street underpass will be reduced to two lanes beginning Monday, May 8. Two-way traffic will be maintained along High Street in both directions from Tyler Street to Cotton Street, however, left turns will not be allowed at Cotton or Tyler as the N...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

The Band of Heathens to headline Longview July 4 activities

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City of Longview announced the entertainment lineup for the 2017 July 4 Fireworks and Freedom Celebration today. Austin Americana band, The Band of Heathens, will headline an outdoor free-to-the-public concert to be held just before the biggest fireworks ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Keep Longview Beautiful earns 2017 Governor’s award

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Keep Longview Beautiful has once again earned the coveted Governor’s Community Achievement Award given by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and Keep Texas Beautiful.  Each year this award is given to ten Texas communities with the be...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Center Street Construction Update

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Beginning Thursday, March 2, 2017, traffic will be open on Center Street from Tyler to Cotton Street. This will initiate Phase 2 road closure just north on Center Street from Methvin to Tyler. Please use caution while work is being completed. 

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Police Establish Safe Exchange Zone

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In an effort to provide a safe place for people to meet to buy and sell items advertised through online marketplaces, the Longview Police Department has established a safe exchange zone just steps away from the police department. Located immediately in fr...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Longview Fire Department Promotions

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On March 20th, 2017, the Longview Fire Department promoted six employees to various ranks at the Longview Fire Department Training Center. The following employees obtained the required courses, necessary tenure, and credentials allowing them to enter the ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Memorial Day Closings

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Longview Public Library and its Book Drops will be CLOSED Saturday, May 27th through Monday, May 29th.

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Summer Reading Club 2017

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Summer Reading Club 2017 begins the 2nd week of June! This is a FREE program for children 0-18 years old. It all begins with a Kick-Off Party on the Library Plaza, where we will have fun foam, a bouncy house, DJ, popcorn and ice cream, sidewalk chalk, and...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Texas Book Festival Grant

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We're pleased to announce that we are accepting a grant on behalf of the Friends of the Longview Public Library from the Texas Book Festival to purchase new juvenile audio books! WOW! Our deepest gratitude goes to the Texas Book Festival for help...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Family Game Night

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We're introducing an exciting new weekly program for our patrons: Family Game Night! Every Thursday night from 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, we'll break out classics such as Monopoly, Twister, Life, UNO, puzzles, and more! Turn off the TV, put down the iPad, and enj...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Summer Reading Program w/Matt Sandbank's The Shadow Factory - June 21

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The Longview Public Library will hold the second of four scheduled Summer Reading Club programs at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 10:30 a.m. The first program took place on June 14th and featured the Pipdillys. The...Read on...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Summer Reading Program w/The Pipdillys - June 14

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The Longview Public Library will hold four Summer Reading Club programs at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex this summer - June 14, June 21, June 28, and July 12. Each program will be began at 10:30 a.m. on their featured Wednesday. Performers fr...Read on...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Juneteenth Black Rodeo – June 24

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The Real Cowboy Association will hold the 24th Annual Juneteenth Black Rodeo at the Longview Fairgrounds Rodeo Arena on Saturday, June 24, 2017, 7:30 p.m. This rodeo event is for the entire family and is both entertaining and educational. There will be pr...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

LuLaRoe Mega Mall - June 24

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A LuLaRoe Mega Mall shopping event featuring LuLaRoe clothing for women and children will be held in the Activity Rooms at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Saturday, June 24, 2017, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Come feel, try on, and fall in love wi...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Congreso Diocesano de la Renovación Carismática Católica – June 16-18

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Renovación Carismática Católica Diocese of Tyler will host Congreso Diocesano de la Renovación Carismática Católica at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex, June 16-18, 2017. The event is open free of charge to all who would like to come pray and wo...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Vista College Graduation – June 23

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Vista College will hold their summer graduation ceremony at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Friday, June 23, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. This is the culmination event for Vista College students to enjoy with their families and friends, rewarding thei...

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Posted on: May 7, 2017

Longview Trade Days – June 10-11

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The Longview Jaycees Trade Days will be held at the Longview Exhibit Building, June 10-11, 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 and p...

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Posted on: April 30, 2017

Big Pines Blues Festival - June 2-3

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The Big Pines Blues Festival will be held at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex Rodeo Arena, June 2-3, 2017. The festival is changing formats this year to an outdoor festival. The festival will feature new faces of the blues, with a lineup of prof...

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Posted on: April 30, 2017

ETVarsity Best Preps - May 23

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The Longview News-Journal will host the 2017 East Texas Varsity Best Preps at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 6:00 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: April 30, 2017

Longview Summer Boat Show – June 8-11

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The Annual Summer Boat Show, sponsored by Plano Marine of East Texas and Nichols Marine, will be held at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex June 8 - 11, 2017. Show hours are 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, 9:...

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Posted on: April 30, 2017

Social Security/Trust/Wills/Estate Planning Class - June 6

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Staci Aldredge with Integrity Financial and Kristen Ishihara with Ross & Shoalmire, LLP, will conduct Social Security/Trust/Wills/Estate Planning Class in the Cargill Room at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, 6:00 p....

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

NOMINATE LONGVIEW TO WIN $20K DURING “MEET ME AT THE PARK”

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City with the most nominations wins a grant for a local park through park improvement campaign 

The Longview Parks and Recreation Department is asking residents to vote for Longview in an online contest that could bring a grant for park improveme...

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Posted on: April 19, 2011

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Partners in Prevention to host weekly Facebook Live Update

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Partners in Prevention will begin hosting a 3 to 5 minute "PIP Weekly Update" via  Facebook Live, every Monday at 8:15 a.m., beginning April 3, 2017.

The update will be broadcast live from the PIP Facebook page. It will contain information about Partn...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Longview Police Make an Arrest in February Homicide on Longview Woman

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On February 12, 2017 at 4:57 p.m., Longview Police were dispatched to a Check Welfare call in the 600 Block of West Avalon Avenue. When Police arrived at the scene they were told that no one had been able to get in touch with the resident of the apartment...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Police Establish Safe Exchange Zone

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In an effort to provide a safe place for people to meet to buy and sell items advertised through online marketplaces, the Longview Police Department has established a safe exchange zone just steps away from the police department. Located immediately in fr...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Police Establish Safe Exchange Zone

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In an effort to provide a safe place for people to meet to buy and sell items advertised through online marketplaces, the Longview Police Department has established a safe exchange zone just steps away from the police department.

In an effort to provide a safe place for people to meet to buy and sell items advertised through online marketplaces, the Longview Police Department has established a safe exchange zone just steps away from the police department. Located immediately in fr...

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