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Tea Party-Backed Texas Lawmaker Wants Marijuana Legalized

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – A tea party-backed Texas state lawmaker has filed a bill to fully legalize marijuana, seeking to strike any prohibition of it from state statute. 127 more words


Bill to remove marijuana penalties hits Texas legislature as new poll shows 76 percent agree the law needs to change

A bill has been introduced today which would remove the penalty for possessing marijuana in Texas.

Introduced by Rep. David Simpson, a Republican from Longview, HB 2165 sets forth a framework which would largely end the prohibition of marijuana. 458 more words


Thieves target unlocked vehicles in Longview neighborhood

ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — The Isle of Wight County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a rash of larcenies from unlocked vehicles overnight Sunday. 116 more words

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Washington: Cowlitz County

Cowlitz County (pop. 102,410) is north of Clark County, on the Columbia River. Its name comes from a Cowlitz Indian word meaning either “river of shifting sands” or “capturing the medicine spirit.” 221 more words


East Texas Drives

In the 1950’s the open expanses on the southern end of Lake O the Pines became a haven for water sports triggering lakeshore development of marinas. 50 more words

Lake Of The Pines

Flashback Friday: Longview

In 1994, Green Day released “Longview”, a Grammy award-winning song off the album, Dookie.

I heard this song on the radio the other day, and it immediately brought me back to my middle school days. 74 more words


Longview Man Gets Life For Killing Ex-Wife, Her Daughter

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An East Texas man has been sentenced to life in prison for the 2012 shooting deaths of his ex-wife and her 11-year-old daughter. 106 more words