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Fiber cut sparks cellular outage


AT&T customers in Kilgore and surrounded areas were largely cut-off most of Wednesday. The sweeping outage followed, according to a company spokesperson, another company breaching one of the …

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City nixes, fixes more outdated zoning


Out-of-date, out-of-compliance, out-of-the-norm: there are problematic zoning overlays throughout Kilgore and City Hall staffers are steadily updating the map. Case in point: on Wednesday, Kilgore …

City Hall invites community to head to new trail


Phase I of the community’s new trail system has been in regular use for months: city leaders will officially cut the ribbon on the stretch Oct. 6. Recently dubbed ‘Creekside Trail,’ the path …

District enforces transfer student transport rule


Some Kilgore ISD transfer students are no longer being taken to after-school activities on district school buses. Transfer students were taken to such activities, such as the Boys & Girls Club, …

    • SAFFE Day 2018


      Kilgore firefighters and volunteers welcome some of the area's Everyday Heroes to the 2018 Special Abilities Family Fun Event Day Sept. 15 on Commerce Street. SAFFE Day Ambassadors Juliann Gee and …

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