KETK | East Texas News, Weather and Sports | Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville http://www.ketknbc.com/feeds/tyler.rss en ETX man sentenced to 12 years in prison on drug conspiracy charges http://www.ketknbc.com/news/crimewatch/etx-man-sentenced-to-12-years-in-prison-on-drug-co <p>U.S. Attorney John M. Bales announced Tuesday a Flint man has been sentenced to federal prison for his involvement in a drug conspiracy in the Eastern District of 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/crimewatch/etx-man-sentenced-to-12-years-in-prison-on-drug-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CrimeWatch Tyler Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:07:47 +0000 rroy 163975 at http://www.ketknbc.com UPDATE: 2013 Tyler ISD bond construction http://www.ketknbc.com/news/the-school-yard/update-2013-tyler-isd-bond-construction <p>As spring nears, significant completion phases also near for Tyler ISD BOND 2013 construction projects.</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/the-school-yard/update-2013-tyler-isd-bond-construction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The School Yard Tyler Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:46:31 +0000 rroy 163963 at http://www.ketknbc.com Bullard ISD looks to prevent tragedy following student snow day suicide http://www.ketknbc.com/news/bullard-isd-looks-to-prevent-tragedy-following-stu <p>&nbsp;When schools cancel class for snow days, many different factors are taken into account. Safety is the main priority.</p> <p> Sadly, during one of last week&#39;s snow days, a bullard middle-school student committed suicide.</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/bullard-isd-looks-to-prevent-tragedy-following-stu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Tyler Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:57:07 +0000 mwesp 163924 at http://www.ketknbc.com ONE YEAR LATER: Remembering DEZign8 http://www.ketknbc.com/sports/friday-football-fever/one-year-later-remembering-dezign8 <p>It has been a year since the Gilmer Buckeyes lost not only a teammate, but a brother.</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/sports/friday-football-fever/one-year-later-remembering-dezign8" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Friday Football Fever The School Yard Sports Tyler Mon, 02 Mar 2015 21:26:52 +0000 rroy 163903 at http://www.ketknbc.com Tyler ISD principal honored by National Speech & Debate Association http://www.ketknbc.com/news/good-news/tyler-isd-principal-honored-by-national-speech-deb <p> Dr. Kenneth Gay, principal of John Tyler High School, was recently honored by the National Speech &amp; Debate Association (NSDA) with the UIL District NSDA Principal of the Year Award. Thirty-three schools compete in the UIL District. Dr.</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/good-news/tyler-isd-principal-honored-by-national-speech-deb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Good News! The School Yard Tyler Mon, 02 Mar 2015 14:44:38 +0000 rroy 163873 at http://www.ketknbc.com One woman taken to hospital following two-car wreck http://www.ketknbc.com/news/one-woman-taken-to-hospital-following-two-car-wrec <p>One woman was taken to the hospital Saturday afternoon following a two vehicle wreck in Tyler.</p> <p> The&nbsp;wreck happened&nbsp;just after 12:00 p.m. near the intersection of Broadway and Gentry.</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/one-woman-taken-to-hospital-following-two-car-wrec" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Tyler Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:40:02 +0000 kthompson 163797 at http://www.ketknbc.com Tyler Police Department recognizes 'Officer of the Year' http://www.ketknbc.com/news/tyler-police-department-recognizes-officer-of-the <p><strong>From Tyler Police Department:<br /> </strong></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-police-department-recognizes-officer-of-the" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Tyler Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:02:31 +0000 kthompson 163783 at http://www.ketknbc.com UT Tyler breaks school record http://www.ketknbc.com/news/ut-tyler-breaks-school-record <p>UT Tyler scored 113 points Thursday night.</p> <p> That&#39;s the most in school history.</p> <p> The Patriots crushed The University of the Ozarks, 113-53.</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/ut-tyler-breaks-school-record" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Sports Tyler Fri, 27 Feb 2015 03:26:06 +0000 123456a 163671 at http://www.ketknbc.com Kilgore and TJC split their basketball double-header http://www.ketknbc.com/news/kilgore-and-tjc-split-their-basketball-double-head <p>The Kilgore College Rangers beat TJC Thursday at Wagstaff Gym in Tyler, 64-59.</p> <p> KC has won four straight.</p> <p> The Apache Ladies beat Kilgore, 61-39.</p> <p> The Tyler Junior College women have won nine of their last ten.</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/kilgore-and-tjc-split-their-basketball-double-head" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Sports Tyler Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:34:21 +0000 123456a 163665 at http://www.ketknbc.com Tyler to increase post-high school attainment http://www.ketknbc.com/news/tyler-to-increase-post-high-school-attainment <p>In recognition of the established work and investment taking place to improve educational outcomes, Tyler joins Lumina Foundation&rsquo;s Community Partnership for Attainment.</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-to-increase-post-high-school-attainment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Tyler Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:04:16 +0000 rroy 163614 at http://www.ketknbc.com