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Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 4:17pm

East Texas Live

ETL:The signs & symptoms of a stroke

Bob and Jen chat with Registered Nurse Brittney Nelson, the Stroke Program Coordinator at Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics. For more information click here.

Bo's Steak & Grill opens in Lindale

Stu Stubotnick and Tom Saccoare with Bo's Steak & Grill stopped by KETK to chat about the new restaurant. They say the restaurant is based on an entirely new concept.

ETL: The dangers of mosquitoes

Doctor David Jones with Pulmonary Specialist of Tyler stopped by KETK to chat about the dangers of Mosquito bites. For more information go to

Portion of Loop in Tyler expanding to 6 lanes

Construction work is scheduled to begin Monday to expand Tyler’s West Loop 323 to six lanes, build a new railroad overpass and eliminate the bottleneck between Bellwood Drive and SH 31 (West Front Street).

Don't neglect your granite or natural stone countertops

Clay Clemmer with 'The Rock Docs,' Granite Division's Maintenance and Restoration Specialists, stopped by KETK. Clemmer shared some tips on keeping your Granite countertops looking good.

Author Maryann Miller stops by KETK

Author Maryann miller is working on the third book in her Season's Mystery Series. She stopped by KETK to chat about 'Open Season' and 'Stalking Season', the first two books in the series.

Coping with loss, one butterfly at a time

Ellen Jenkins and her daughter Linda Williams stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. The ladies are apart of Compassionate Friends of Tyler.

ETL: Meet Carlos the Dachshund

Deborah Dobbs with the SPCA of East Texas stopped by KETK with Carlos. Dobbs says Carlos is a sweet, shy, well-mannered and house trained.

ETL: Feeding children, one dollar at a time

The 3rd Annual No Hungry Children Benefit Festival is coming back to Tyler's Bergfeld park on May 17, 2014. Three or more non-perishable food items will get you in the festival. From 10:00 a.m.

ETL: Beware of moving scams

May kicks off the busiest time of year for Americans changing addresses. National moving month also opens the door for more scammers.

27th Annual I-20 Team Real Estate Championship Rodeo

The Lindale Area Chamber of Commerce and City of Lindale is excited to announce the upcoming 27th Annual I-20 Team Real Estate Championship Rodeo to be held Thursday May 15th thru Saturday, May 17th at the Lindale Rodeo Arena located on Highway

ETL: Help 'PATH' help more people

Greg Grubb, Executive Director of PATH, stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. For more information go to

ETL: Helping kids stay in shape

ETMC has a summer camp program to help keep children in shape. Cassie Ebert with the ETMC Olympic Center, stopped by KETK to chat about the Kids in Motion camp. For more information call 903-596-3150 or go to

ETL: Staying Healthy Together

Smith County Extension agent, Patrice Dunagin,stopped by KETK to chat about the Friend to Friend event. Oncologist and cancer survivor, Doctor Sasha Vukelja, will be the speaker for the event.

ETL: The 411 on Anaphylaxis

Dr. Luis Destarac with Pulmonary Specialist of Tyler stops by KETK with Nurse Emily Hill to chat about Anaphylaxis, a life-threatening type of allergic reaction. Dr. Destarac and Hill also show the anchors how to us an EpiPen.