KETK | East Texas News, Weather and Sports | Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville http://www.ketknbc.com/feeds/jacksonville.rss en Pet adoptions available at Great Texas Balloon Race http://www.ketknbc.com/news/pet-adoptions-available-at-great-texas-balloon-rac <p>If you&#39;re heading out to The Great Texas Balloon Race and festivities this weekend, why not take home a new pet with you?</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/pet-adoptions-available-at-great-texas-balloon-rac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Longview Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:33:47 +0000 acarter 145279 at http://www.ketknbc.com Gladewater budget could bring rate increases, flat tax rate http://www.ketknbc.com/news/gladewater-budget-could-bring-rate-increases-flat <p>Potential utility rate increases and a virtually flat property tax rate greeted Gladewater City Council members Thursday, as they hashed through a proposed spending plan for the coming fiscal year.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/gladewater-budget-could-bring-rate-increases-flat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News budget Gladewater tax rate Longview Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:31:42 +0000 kwatson 145240 at http://www.ketknbc.com Winona murder suspect gets new lawyer http://www.ketknbc.com/news/winona-murder-suspect-gets-new-lawyer <p>A Winona man awaiting trial on a charge of murder was given a new lawyer Wednesday.</p> <div 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+0000 acarter 145082 at http://www.ketknbc.com Marshall lineman Munden makes pledge to University of North Texas http://www.ketknbc.com/news/marshall-lineman-munden-makes-pledge-to-university <p>Marshall High School offensive lineman Chett Munden announced via Twitter on Monday he has given a verbal pledge to the University of North Texas.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/marshall-lineman-munden-makes-pledge-to-university" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Friday Football Fever Sports Longview Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:14:38 +0000 123456a 145061 at http://www.ketknbc.com Pilots take flight in first day of Great Texas Balloon Race http://www.ketknbc.com/news/pilots-take-flight-in-first-day-of-great-texas-bal <p>Clear skies provided 55 balloon pilots with smooth sailing over Longview in the first day of the U.S. National Hot Air Balloon Championship.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/pilots-take-flight-in-first-day-of-great-texas-bal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Longview Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:47:17 +0000 jragland 145032 at http://www.ketknbc.com Longview woman finds neighbor's dead body http://www.ketknbc.com/news/longview-woman-finds-neighbors-dead-body <p>A gruesome discovery made by a Longview woman Monday night, when she found her neighbor, 40-year-old Donald Merrills dead outside.</p> <div class="field field-type-text 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href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/police-east-texas-man-sets-girlfriend-on-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CrimeWatch Longview Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:52:19 +0000 mwesp 144979 at http://www.ketknbc.com Bat tests positive for rabies at Longview apartment complex http://www.ketknbc.com/news/bat-tests-positive-for-rabies-at-longview-apartmen <p>A bat captured in Longview has tested positive for rabies, as confirmed by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) today. The bat was captured at an apartment residence at Penwood Apartments on Thursday, July 24.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/bat-tests-positive-for-rabies-at-longview-apartmen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Longview Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:13:39 +0000 mwesp 144971 at http://www.ketknbc.com