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Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 11:34am

East Texas Live

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:

Rockett Queen prepares to 'Rock Out Hunger'

Two members of Rockett Queen, Walter Lee and Chaz Graves, stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. The group is currently working on a new LP and they will re-release their 'Goodnight California' EP with new songs.

AT&T's back-to-school tools

Keith Ables with AT&T stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. For more information go to www.att.com

'Sweet' Mason Jar meals

Pam Gabriel with Sweet Gourmet in Tyler, stopped by KETK to chat about Mason Jar meals. For more information go to www.sweetgourmetonline.com

The evolution of Radiation Oncology

Doctor. Joseph C. Hodges, a Radiation Oncologist with Texas Oncology-Longview, stopped by KETK to chat with Bob. For more information about Radiation Oncology go to www.texasoncology.com/longview