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FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Union Grove overcomes Lovelady 14-7

 The Union Grove Lions and Lovelady Lions traveled to Bullard Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Union Grove came away with the 14-7 victory.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Oak Cliff ends Marshall's playoff run

 The Marshall Mavericks and Dalls South Oak Cliff Bears traveled to Tyler Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Oak Cliff came away with the 55-35 victory.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Gladwater downs Fairfield 34-16

 The Gladewater Bears and Fairfield Eagles traveled to Longview Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Gladewater came away with the 34-16 victory.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Gilmer eliminates Waco Connally 80-21

  The Gilmer Buckeyes traveled Waco Connally Cadets traveled to Mesquite Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Gilmer came away with the 80-21 victory.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Carlisle beats West Sabine 27-26

  The Carlisle Indians and West Sabine Tigers traveled to Lufkin Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Carlisle came away with the 27-26 victory.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Gunter slides by Arp 35-28

The Arp Tigers and Gunter Tigers traveled to Royse City Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Arp came away with the 35-28 victory. Click the video for the highlights.
Some East Texas apartment complexes are prohibiting fresh Christmas trees

Some East Texas apartment complexes are prohibiting fresh Christmas trees

East Texans are already starting to decorate for the holidays, but apartment dwellers should check with their apartment manager to see if fresh trees are permitted before making that purchase.
Tyler apartment complex damaged in evening fire

Tyler apartment complex damaged in evening fire

Emergency responders are at the scene of a fire at a local apartment complex. Authorities said they are at the Eastwood Apartments fighting the blaze. The complex is located at 1030 Old Omen Road.

What's really going on

I'm reading a great book right now about Roger Ailes. Long before he built FOX News with Rupert Murdoch's money, he was a political advisor.

KETK is live with East Texas coaches before their playoff games

Garrett Sanders was live in Bullard. Phil Kuchinsky was live in Rockwall. KETK was live with East Texas coaches before their playoff games Friday.

Teen driver in crash that killed 5 East Texans cited with careless operation of vehicle

According to the the teenage driver who was behind the wheel of a car when it crashed killing five East Texans has been cited with careless operation of a vehicle.

Change is coming to immigration and our border

Thursday night, President Obama announced that he'll be using his executive privilege to change the nation's immigration system. President Obama will now allow millions of immigrants to stay in the states legally.
Heavy rain likely Saturday & some strong storms possible

Heavy rain likely Saturday & some strong storms possible

You can count on a lot of rain for East Texas on Saturday. Timing of showers and storms entering our area will be as early as 3PM (western/southern areas) and exiting ETX by the pre-dawn hours on Sunday morning.

Ladybugs flying up everywhere in East Texas

 April showers bring May flowers. Texas showers bring....ladybugs.

'Elvis' stops by KETK

Donny Edwards stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. The Elvis impersonator is bringing his show, 'A True Tribute to Elvis,' to . The concert will be held on November 22, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at Gilmer Civic Center.