East Texas Live

2nd Annual Need for Speed/Need for a Cure Race

The Second Annual Need for Speed/Need for a Cure Race is scheduled for September 13, 2014. Susan Terry stopped by KETK to chat about the event and her battle with Multiple Sclerosis.

6th Annual Monster Truck Fall Nationals Revs It Up

The White Oak Education Foundation welcomes the Monster Truck Fall Nationals presented by Budlight for one big show on Saturday, September 13th at 7:30 pm at Lone Star Speedway.

Join Doctor Yimer's fight against Myeloma

Doctor Habte Yimer, with Texas Oncology-Tyler, stopped by KETK to chat about his support group for Myeloma. The support group is for those dealing with the illness and their family members.

Jazz, Comedy & much more

Anne Payne, the Director of Tyler's Liberty Hall stopped by KETK. For more information on the events go to www.libertytyler.com

Time to get your car seat checked

Holly Black, the Anderson County Extension Agent,stopped by KETK to chat about National CPS Week, which is the week of September 14, 2014. Holly Black can check your car seat for free during that week.

2014 271 Biker Rally

The 271 Biker Rally is scheduled for September 12, 2014. Kathy Geddie and Robert Eckeberger, the Chairman of the rally, stopped by KETK to chat with Rachel and Jen.

'Think Pink, Go Purple'

Jana Krohn and Arie Curtis with the American Cancer Society stopped by KETK to chat about their 'Think Pink, Go Purple.'

BBB:Tips for erasing old smartphone data

Mechele Mills with the Better Business Bureau stopped by KETK to talk about how to safely get rid of your old phone. For more information go to bbb.org/east-texas

Tyler Civic Theatre presents 'Harvey'

Tyler Civic Theatre's production of 'Harvey' began on September 5, 2014 and will run through the fourteenth. Amy Austin and Helaina Wilkerson, two actors in the play, stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. 

2014 Festival of Lights

Abhi Ghuge and Smita Prasad stopped by KETK to chat about the 2014 Festival of Lights also known as Diwali.

The 411 on Drift Roses

Certified Landscaper, James Wilhite stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. For more information go to www.wilhitelandscape.com

Online dog house auction benefits Pets Fur People

Local East Texas celebrities and businesses creatively decorated nine wooden doghouses to auction off in hopes of reaching a goal of $50,000 for Pets Fur People.

EX-Dallas QB, Victoria's Secret Model to speak at Longview church

Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Jon Kitna and former Victoria’s Secret model Kylie Bisutti will serve as the featured speakers at Mobberly Baptist Church on Sunday, Sept. 7 in an event Mobberly is calling “IDENTITY.”

Texas Wine Cooperative

The year long effort by a determined group of East Texas grape growers finally bears fruit!

Girls Day out and a great dish

Megan Turnmire, the Cherokee County Extension Agent, stopped by KETK to share a recipe and talk about an upcoming event. Turnmire shared a recipe for Shrimp & Broccoli Alfredo: