About the Area

When you move to a new town, you need someone to help you know your way around town. There is a lot to learn about the area. There are so many questions: “Who do I call to turn on the utilities?” “Where do I go to become a mentor?” You might need to know who to contact in order to register your child in sports. You might need to find a great retirement community for a parent.

We hope these pages help you find your way around the community. At Suzanne Cook & Company, we want to help your moving experience be a good one. The sooner you know your way around town, the sooner you feel at“home”.  
                            ~ Suzanne Cook

Area Chamber of Commerces
Local Chambers of Commerce offices are a wonderful way to learn about your community. Each town and community that has a local Chamber of Commerce has a plethora of information. The chambers are the center of  the community's economic
Recreation
Recreation Longview enjoys a very mild climate. As a result, outdoor sports and activities are enjoyed year-round. If you like water, then Longview should "whet your whistle." No matter where you live in this area, you are never more than 30
Government
Government Longview's Council-Mayor-Manager government has been a model of effective and efficient city government for many years. The City of Longview provides exemplary programs of police and fire protection; and in addition insures planned,
Schools
There are many wonderful public and private schools and several universities and colleges in the Longview area.  There are several school districts in Longview: Pine Tree, Spring Hill, Longview and even Hallsville. There are many more in the
Medical facilities
Whether you need a family doctor or you have a small emergency, you need to know the medical facilities of Longview and the surrounding areas. Longview offers many medical choices. Below are some of the hospitals and physician group offices.
Retirement Living
At Suzanne Cook, we understand that some people moving to East Texas need to also find a great place for other family members. In East Texas we have many options. There are garden home communities and townhomes and condominiums. East Texas also has