KETK | East Texas News, Weather and Sports | Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville http://ketknbc.com/feeds/longview.rss en Tatum’s Rockwell to bring scoring touch to LeTourneau Yellow Jackets http://ketknbc.com/sports/tatum%E2%80%99s-rockwell-to-bring-scoring-touch-to-letourn <p>Robbie Rockwell played his high school basketball at a program known for winning and advancing deep in the playoffs.</p> <p> When he looks back on his college career, he hopes to be able to say the same thing.</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://ketknbc.com/sports/tatum%E2%80%99s-rockwell-to-bring-scoring-touch-to-letourn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Longview Sat, 12 Jul 2014 19:01:56 +0000 pkuchinsky 143364 at http://ketknbc.com Pine Tree pole vaulter chasing trip to nationals http://ketknbc.com/sports/pine-tree-pole-vaulter-chasing-trip-to-nationals <p>James McNaney is one step away from reaching the 2014 USATF National Junior Olympic Track &amp; Field Championships. Well, actually a vault away.</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://ketknbc.com/sports/pine-tree-pole-vaulter-chasing-trip-to-nationals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Longview Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:11:53 +0000 pkuchinsky 143265 at http://ketknbc.com SH All-Stars 8U headed to World Series, seeking help with expenses http://ketknbc.com/sports/sh-all-stars-8u-headed-to-world-series-seeking-hel <p> For the first time the Spring Hill National All-Stars&nbsp;won the Texas Dixie State Championship 8U machine-pitch this past weekend.&nbsp;<br /> </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://ketknbc.com/sports/sh-all-stars-8u-headed-to-world-series-seeking-hel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Longview Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:00:02 +0000 rroy 143264 at http://ketknbc.com National Night Out returns to Longview http://ketknbc.com/news/national-night-out-returns-to-longview <p>National Night Out festivities will return to Longview this year for the first time since 2008.</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://ketknbc.com/news/national-night-out-returns-to-longview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News gathering Longview neighborhood Longview Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:51:43 +0000 kwatson 143252 at http://ketknbc.com Longview woman celebrates paying off mortgage for Habitat home http://ketknbc.com/news/longview-woman-celebrates-paying-off-mortgage-for <p>In 1992, all Brenda Carter wanted was a safe roof over her head.</p> <p> On Thursday night, Carter and members of Longview&rsquo;s Habitat for Humanity celebrated her paying off her home&rsquo;s mortgage.</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://ketknbc.com/news/longview-woman-celebrates-paying-off-mortgage-for" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News habitat Longview mortgage paying off Longview Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:46:12 +0000 kwatson 143251 at http://ketknbc.com East Texas state representative visits border http://ketknbc.com/news/east-texas-state-representative-visits-border <p>East Texas representative David Simpson says&nbsp;when news of the &quot;border crisis&quot; broke,he knew he had to go see what was going on for himself.</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://ketknbc.com/news/east-texas-state-representative-visits-border" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Longview Statewide News Thu, 10 Jul 2014 22:45:44 +0000 acarter 143187 at http://ketknbc.com Hughes Springs' Moore named to MaxPreps All-American Team http://ketknbc.com/news/hughes-springs-moore-named-to-maxpreps-all-america <p>Hughes Springs pitcher Dylan Moore, who won 46 games in a three-year varsity career &mdash; including a stretch of 32 straight victories &mdash; has been named to the MaxPreps 2014 Small Schools All-American Baseball Team.</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://ketknbc.com/news/hughes-springs-moore-named-to-maxpreps-all-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Sports Longview Thu, 10 Jul 2014 21:23:31 +0000 123456a 143168 at http://ketknbc.com Authorities seeking mother who allegedly took daughter against court order http://ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/authorities-seeking-mother-who-allegedly-took-daug <p> The Gregg County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office is asking for assistance in locating 27-year-old Ashley Elizabeth Harrell and her daughter, four-year-old Maddison McKay Harrell.<br /> </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://ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/authorities-seeking-mother-who-allegedly-took-daug" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CrimeWatch Longview Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:25:28 +0000 rroy 143139 at http://ketknbc.com Hallsville native, Army vet heads life-saving air ambulance program http://ketknbc.com/news/hallsville-native-army-vet-heads-life-saving-air-a <p>When a medical transport helicopter takes off from East Texas Regional Airport, it&rsquo;s likely a Hallsville native and U.S. Army veteran will be behind the controls.</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://ketknbc.com/news/hallsville-native-army-vet-heads-life-saving-air-a" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News alumnus life flight Longview pilot Longview Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:57:21 +0000 kwatson 143136 at http://ketknbc.com Group sets date for second Pride Festival in Longview http://ketknbc.com/news/group-sets-date-for-second-pride-festival-in-longv <p>The group who organized a gay pride festival last month in downtown Longview is already at work planning next year&#39;s event.</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://ketknbc.com/news/group-sets-date-for-second-pride-festival-in-longv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News gay pride Longview success Longview Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:51:55 +0000 kwatson 143135 at http://ketknbc.com