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Volunteers from the Chamber of Commerce's 2019 E4 Leadership class were joined by SWEPCO employees and from the city of Kilgore at Harris Street Park Monday to begin assembling the all-abilities playground. Assembly is expected to require at least three days followed by drainage grading and …

A crew from KK Mobbs Construction Tuesday morning completed the first of four concrete pours at the intersection of Lantrip and Henderson Blvd. When complete, the flattened intersection clears the way for construction of a new Dairy Queen at that corner.

AUSTIN — Governor Greg Abbott today issued a Proclamation extending the early voting period for the November 3rd Election by nearly a week. Under this proclamation, early voting by personal appearance will begin on Tuesday, October 13, 2020, and continue through Friday, October 30, 2020.

Kilgore ISD administrators, faculty and board trustees announced plans for the beginning of the 2020-2021 school year, with regards to registration, campus tours and the first few days of classes. School is slated to begin Wednesday, Aug. 19 and, in keeping with state guidance, the district …

AUSTIN — With the Texas economy slowly awakening from effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds shoppers they can save money on clothes and school supplies during the state’s sales tax holiday on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 7-9.

Each month, representatives from Kilgore Improvement and Beautification Association review properties across the city and choose the best examples of landscaping, yard decoration and presentation.

Kilgoreites came out in crowds Saturday, July 4, to mark the celebration of our nation’s independence. While caution was in place and most wore masks, they gathered at Kilgore’s city park, on downtown benches and sidewalks, in parking lots, pickup truck beds and air-conditioned vehicles to w…

Registration is underway for Kilgore College Fire Academy No. 111, which begins Aug. 24.

Deadline to apply for the Basic Structural Firefighter program is Aug. 10.

Kilgore ISD is currently accepting registrations into their dual-language kindergarten program and ESL Director Dan Stanley is encouraging parents to visit the department's website to register in place of face-to-face meetings.

In response to nationwide demonstrations, protests and unrest currently filling up many folks’ media diets, the city of Kilgore and local churches are arranging a “Unity In The Community” event to bring people together this Saturday.

Boys & Girls Clubs in Kilgore and Henderson are set to reopen July 6 after months of little activity following the COVID-19 shutdown of most businesses deemed non-essential.

Each fall in Kilgore, there is one evening in particular when you can smell barbecue cooking and find neighbors sharing potato salad and conversation with local police officers, the mayor and city council members.

Kilgore folks know Travis Martin as the co-founder and longtime chairman of the Kilgore Boys & Girls Club and Kilgore Lions Club member, as well as a major supporter of Kilgore ISD and Kilgore College athletics.

Each month, representatives from Kilgore Improvement and Beautification Association review properties across the city and choose the best examples of landscaping, yard decoration and presentation.

Dozens of protesters marched from Kilgore City Park to Kilgore Police Department headquarters on Kilgore Street on Thursday evening to directly address city government officials and police officers over what they say is systemic racism in law enforcement departments here and across the nation.