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Nacogdoches authorities investigating early morning armed robbery

Nacogdoches authorities investigating early morning armed robbery

Nacogdoches detectives are investigating a morning robbery at a local convenience store Wednesday morning.
Longview shooting: Witness recalls scene outside restaurant

Longview shooting: Witness recalls scene outside restaurant

Shelunda Willie says what she saw, in the aftermath of a Sunday shooting spree at a Longview home that left three people dead, won’t leave her mind anytime soon.
Gladewater residents tour elementary school ahead of school bond election

Gladewater residents tour elementary school ahead of school bond election

 If Gladewater ISD voters approve a $35 million bond in May, the district does not yet know what it will do with the Broadway Elementary School and Gladewater Middle School buildings.
Tyler ISD superintendent announces resignation

Tyler ISD superintendent announces resignation

Tyler ISD Superintendent of Schools Gary Mooring informed District employees today of his resignation effective June 30. Mr. Mooring cited continued health concerns as the reason for his departure from the District.
ETX man sentenced to 2 years in prison for slitting puppy's throat

ETX man sentenced to 2 years in prison for slitting puppy's throat

An East Texas man has been sentenced to two years in prison for admitting to slitting the throat of his ex-girlfriends puppy.
Three injured in Lufkin shooting

Three injured in Lufkin shooting

Three people were injured in a shooting in Lufkin overnight. Police tell KETK, it happened near Winston Park in the 1000 block of Clinton Street.
WEATHER REPORT: Wednesday, April 9, 2014

WEATHER REPORT: Wednesday, April 9, 2014

We're half way there! It's Hump Day!

Eddie's dream comes true

The Grace Care Center of Lufkin made one of their residents' dream come to life, by letting him be a country music star for the day.

Electronic cigarettes could be banned from Smith County facilities

It's possible that electronic cigarettes could be banned inside and outside of all Smith County facilities.
East Texan Brandon Belt belts another one

East Texan Brandon Belt belts another one

He's from Hudson, near Lufkin. And he's hot. Brandon Belt has started the new season on a home run tear. The East Texan Tuesday tagged his fifth homer of the year.

Job fair at UT Tyler prepares students for after college

Graduation is one month away and it's time to start thinking about after college. University of Texas at Tyler is having a job fair Wednesday April 9, from 11a.m to 2 p.m.. at the Ballroom at the University Center.

No thanks, Mr. Holder

It's all over the news. I grabbed this from the Daily Caller which snagged it from the Free Beacon.
ET Baseball Notebook: Perfect Brightwell, dominant Dotson take top accolades

ET Baseball Notebook: Perfect Brightwell, dominant Dotson take top accolades

Carlisle’s Zach Brightwell was perfect, and Henderson’s Conner Dotson beat up on the competition at the plate last week.

ETL: 2014 Smith Co. Relay for Life

Linda Richey with the American Cancer Society stops by KETK chat about the 2014 Relay for Life in Smith County. It's scheduled for April 19, 2014, at Harvey Hall in Tyler.

ETL: More ways 'PATH' helps

Greg Grubb, the Executive Director of PATH, stops by KETK. He chats with Bob and Jen Eye about some of the other services the organization offers.