KETK | East Texas News, Weather and Sports | Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville http://www.ketknbc.com/feeds/local.rss en Greg Abbott stops by Nacogdoches http://www.ketknbc.com/news/greg-abbott-stops-by-nacogdoches <p>Texas attorney general and republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott was in East Texas Monday.</p> <p> He stopped by CC&#39;s Smokehouse in Nacogdoches to speak with some of his constituents.</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/greg-abbott-stops-by-nacogdoches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:27:27 +0000 gsanders 152976 at http://www.ketknbc.com Local police department 'brewing' new relationships http://www.ketknbc.com/news/local-police-department-brewing-new-relationships <p>The Jacksonville Police Department has decided to take part in a national program called Coffee with a Cop. They&#39;re wanting to build a better relationship with the community, and what better way than over a cup of coffee?</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/local-police-department-brewing-new-relationships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:57:03 +0000 sspivey 152958 at http://www.ketknbc.com Smith County Justice of the Peace opponent challenges incumbent Quincy Beavers http://www.ketknbc.com/news/smith-county-justice-of-the-peace-opponent-challen <p>Quincy Beavers has been the Justice of the Peace for Precinct 1 in Smith County for nearly 20 years.</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/smith-county-justice-of-the-peace-opponent-challen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:47:05 +0000 kchapman 152954 at http://www.ketknbc.com Ebola scams on the rise http://www.ketknbc.com/news/ebola-scams-on-the-rise <p>The fear of Ebola has hit an all-time high. 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A possible &quot;good, ole&#39; boys&quot; system.&nbsp;These are&nbsp;just some of the reasons why the Emergency Services Board is seeings its first election.</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/smith-co-emergency-services-district-board-to-hold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:12:51 +0000 ndiaz 152949 at http://www.ketknbc.com Rusk Co. man busted with guns, meth during raid http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/rusk-co-man-busted-with-guns-meth-during-raid <p> Rusk County authorities took one person into custody last week for a possessing a large amount of meth and guns.</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/crimewatch/rusk-co-man-busted-with-guns-meth-during-raid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CrimeWatch Local News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:22:15 +0000 mwesp 152942 at http://www.ketknbc.com Early Voting October 20-31 http://www.ketknbc.com/news/early-voting-october-20-31 <p>Early voting for the midterm November elections started Monday Oct. 20 and goes through Friday Oct.31.</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/early-voting-october-20-31" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News early voting Local News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:00:16 +0000 mhamilton 152928 at http://www.ketknbc.com Police: Pilgrim's Pride employee killed in workplace accident http://www.ketknbc.com/news/police-pilgrims-pride-employee-killed-in-workplace <p>A Pilgrim&#39;s Pride worker was killed Friday as a result of a believed workplace accident.</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/police-pilgrims-pride-employee-killed-in-workplace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:57:43 +0000 mwesp 152940 at http://www.ketknbc.com Man, mom charged in beating death of former ETBU student http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/man-mom-charged-in-beating-death-of-former-etbu-st <p> A Central Texas man has been named a suspect in the 2013 beating death of a former East Texas Baptist University student.</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/crimewatch/man-mom-charged-in-beating-death-of-former-etbu-st" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CrimeWatch Local News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:53:56 +0000 rroy 152934 at http://www.ketknbc.com ETX woman accused of sexually assaulting teen http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/etx-woman-accused-of-sexually-assaulting-teen <p>An East Texas was taken into custody October 14 following her alleged sexual assault of an underage teenager.</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/crimewatch/etx-woman-accused-of-sexually-assaulting-teen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CrimeWatch Local News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:23:58 +0000 mwesp 152926 at http://www.ketknbc.com