KETK | East Texas News, Weather and Sports | Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville http://www.ketknbc.com/feeds/local.rss en Strong storms causing power outages in East Texas http://www.ketknbc.com/news/strong-storms-causing-power-outages-in-east-texas <p>Strrong thunderstorms are to blame for a tremendous amount of power outages in East 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"> Breaking News </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/strong-storms-causing-power-outages-in-east-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News power outages Local News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:48:50 +0000 jboyd 144452 at http://www.ketknbc.com Stephen King, not so shining http://www.ketknbc.com/news/pov/stephen-king-not-so-shining <p>I&#39;ve seen one Stephen King movie, The Shining.</p> <p> Most people loved it.&nbsp;I was bored.</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/pov/stephen-king-not-so-shining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> POV Local News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:17:57 +0000 mwesp 144451 at http://www.ketknbc.com Tyler roses suffering from too much precipitation http://www.ketknbc.com/news/tyler-roses-suffering-from-too-much-precipitation <p>Roses need roughly 6-8 hours of sunlight along with proper air circulation to thrive during the summer months. But in addition to ideal ground conditions, the life and health of a rose is dependent on its watering schedule.</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/tyler-roses-suffering-from-too-much-precipitation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:03:29 +0000 kglavin 144450 at http://www.ketknbc.com Golf popularity declining http://www.ketknbc.com/news/golf-popularity-declining <p>The number of Golfers in the United States has been declining for years. On Tuesday, even the national retailer, Dick&#39;s Sporting Goods, announced they are laying off 500 PGA pro&#39;s, after falling short of their golf sale&#39;s goals.</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/golf-popularity-declining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:39:30 +0000 kchapman 144448 at http://www.ketknbc.com ETX rancher accused of stealing, selling bull http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/etx-rancher-accused-of-stealing-selling-bull <p>An East Texas man turned himself in to law enforcement officials Monday after authorities issued a theft of livestock warrant for his arrest.&nbsp;</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-rancher-accused-of-stealing-selling-bull" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CrimeWatch Local News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:39:18 +0000 mwesp 144447 at http://www.ketknbc.com Wild Hog populationg growing in East Texas http://www.ketknbc.com/news/wild-hog-populationg-growing-in-east-texas <p>The wild boar population is growing in East Texas and the pigs aren&#39;t staying put in the woods. They&#39;re moving inward to homes, parks, and restaurants.</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/wild-hog-populationg-growing-in-east-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:35:25 +0000 ndiaz 144446 at http://www.ketknbc.com “Last Chance Summer Camp” at Liberty Hall http://www.ketknbc.com/east-texas-live/%E2%80%9Clast-chance-summer-camp%E2%80%9D-at-liberty-hall <p>Are your kids already bored with summer vacation? Looking for a way to entertain your children without breaking the bank?</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/east-texas-live/%E2%80%9Clast-chance-summer-camp%E2%80%9D-at-liberty-hall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> East Texas Live Local News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:27:09 +0000 aberry 144439 at http://www.ketknbc.com GoBus fare increase could be around the corner http://www.ketknbc.com/news/gobus-fare-increase-could-be-around-the-corner <p>If you depend on GoBus for transportation you could soon be spending more money to hop aboard. The proposed change would double the price of tickets in all 14 counties where GoBus is operated.</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/gobus-fare-increase-could-be-around-the-corner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:22:26 +0000 acarter 144437 at http://www.ketknbc.com 'On the Border' shows us how to cook with Tequila http://www.ketknbc.com/east-texas-live/on-the-border-shows-us-how-to-cook-with-tequila <p>Thursday, July 24, 2014 has been deemed National Tequila Day.</p> <p> &#39;On The Border&#39; restaurants&nbsp;will celebrate the day with $2.00 House Margaritas and $2.00 Lunazul Reposado Tequila shots.</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/east-texas-live/on-the-border-shows-us-how-to-cook-with-tequila" target="_blank">read more</a></p> East Texas Live Local News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:21:17 +0000 aberry 144438 at http://www.ketknbc.com Jen tries the 'World's Hottest Burrito' http://www.ketknbc.com/east-texas-live/jen-tries-the-worlds-hottest-burrito <p>Smokin&#39; Ed&#39;s Carolina Reaper, the&nbsp; Guinness World Record Holder for Hottest Chile Pepper, is now available at Salsarita&#39;s Fresh Cantina.</p> <p> The Carolina Reaper is 300 times hotter than the average jalapeno.</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/east-texas-live/jen-tries-the-worlds-hottest-burrito" target="_blank">read more</a></p> East Texas Live Local News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:09:52 +0000 aberry 144434 at http://www.ketknbc.com