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Family violence on the rise in Rusk County

Family violence on the rise in Rusk County

Rusk County is seeing an increase in family violence cases. Judge Joe Sorrells says he's seen four family violence cases in his courtroom already this week, a much higher number than usual.

Religion helps elderly with depression

Faith has pulled many people out of dark times, which is why it came as no surprise to us that a new study shows religion battles depression, especially within the elderly community.

'Sweet' Mason Jar meals

Pam Gabriel with Sweet Gourmet in Tyler, stopped by KETK to chat about Mason Jar meals. For more information go to www.sweetgourmetonline.com

City of Tyler chosen to beta test new 'Zoning Check' app

A new zoning app for smartphones could mean fewer red tape and headaches for business owners in Tyler. The city has been chosen to test out a new app called "Zoning Check."

City of Tyler chosen to beta test new 'Zoning Check' app

A new zoning app for smartphones could mean fewer red tape and headaches for business owners in Tyler. The city has been chosen to test out a new app called "Zoning Check."

Local college band breaking the silence after 10 years

After 10 years of silence, the Jarvis Christian College band returns loud and clear.

Judge upholds revocation of Tyler school's charter

A Texas judge upheld the revocation of an East Texas school's charter Tuesday morning.
Time for Johnny Manziel to grow up

Time for Johnny Manziel to grow up

Johnny Manziel is only 21, an immature NFL rookie. He’ll grow up. Didn’t many of us say something similar last year around this time? Maybe he will. Maybe he won’t.
Lobo coaches accept ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Lobo coaches accept ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

It’s been hard to miss the videos of athletes and celebrities dousing themselves in ice water over the past few weeks, all accepting the a challenge to support the ALS Association.
Authorities seek identification of UT-Tyler vandals

Authorities seek identification of UT-Tyler vandals

UT-Tyler officials are asking for the public's help identifying three people who vandalized several building on campus.

Smith County Sheriff's office looking for knife-wielding robber

The Smith County Sheriff's office is investigating a convenience store robbery that occurred around 12:05 a.m. on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 19, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 19, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Monday, August 19, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 1900 S. Beckham. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 2300 Frankston Hwy. 

Ebola outbreak delays 'Mercy Ships' aid to Africa

The Ebola crisis in Africa is now delaying aid the world's largest civilian hospital ship, but Mercy Ships is still committed to the region.
Longview gearing up for lone scrimmage

Longview gearing up for lone scrimmage

Longview head coach John King had a strong message for his team after Saturday’s intrasquad scrimmage. Expectations are higher than ever and preseason polls have the Lobos among the top as the season barrels closer.