Friday, January 30, 2015 - 10:22am

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2 sex offenders with ETX ties among 3 fugitives wanted by DPS, reward offered

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added one fugitive and two sex offenders to the Texas 10 Most Wanted lists.
Former deputy killed in Henderson Co. crash

Former deputy killed in Henderson Co. crash

A former Henderson County Deputy was killed Wednesday in a head-on collision near Athens.
Officials seeking tips after unknown person shoots ETX calf several times

Officials seeking tips after unknown person shoots ETX calf several times

Authorities are asking for the public's help solving a case where an unknown person(s) shot a calf in Franklin County.
Kilgore man formally charged with Rusk Co. murder, bond set at $1M

Kilgore man formally charged with Rusk Co. murder, bond set at $1M

A man accused of murdering an East Texan was arraigned Thursday morning in a Rusk County courtroom.

ETX man accused of aggravated child sexual assault

An East Texas man is behind bars accused of sexually assaulting a child.

Be careful of experts

I didn't listen to the State of the Union last night. The president mercifully told us what he was up to two weeks ago and from what I've seen didn't veer away from that.

Thousands of cowgirls coming to East Texas to praise God

 Throw in some cowgirls and you've got a rowdy group singing his praises. Green Acres will play host to the cowgirl get together conference this weekend.

Pit Bull finds fur-ever home at the Circle Star Pet Haven through new program

Tuesday, Partner the Pit Bull made a long journey from California to East Texas. His previous owner was a Vietnam Veteran who had one last wish before he died: to find his pet a loving home.
Police charge 2 more with cruelty to animal in Klein Shelter case

Police charge 2 more with cruelty to animal in Klein Shelter case

Authorities have arrested two more people in connection with the Klein Animal Shelter in Jacksonville.

Loyal customers react to Johnny Cace's closing

After being in business for more than 65 years, the Cace family has made a name for themselves in the community.The news of Johnny Cace’s closing is actually very emotional to a lot of people.
A rainy Thursday for East Texas

A rainy Thursday for East Texas

As I looked outside my apartment window late Wednesday afternoon, I watched the skies became gloomy again. I then think to myself why the fabulous, spring-like weather had to go away (I know you’re likely having similar thoughts)!

Longview Police name suspect in murder case

Authorities are looking for a man they believe is responsible for a recent murder in Longview.
UPDATE: Missing 91-year-old East Texas man found safe

UPDATE: Missing 91-year-old East Texas man found safe

Update: Police report Alex Kobar has been found safe and is currently being returned to his family.  

East Texas man arrested for stealing metal plates, ties from railroad

A Lufkin man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly tampering with railroad property.
Palestine AD, head football coach submits resignation

Palestine AD, head football coach submits resignation

KETK has confirmed an East Texas high school athletic director and head football coach has submitted his resignation.