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If you ever pass through the town of Quitman, you might have heard about the "Texas Tea Room and Grill."
Nacogdoches' Clint Dempsey named Player of Week again

Nacogdoches' Clint Dempsey named Player of Week again

Clint Dempsey has been named the Major League Soccer Player of the Week for the second straight week. The Captain of the Seattle Sounders scored two goals in his Texas homecoming against Dallas.
Former Beaumont ISD employees guilty of stealing over $4 million

Former Beaumont ISD employees guilty of stealing over $4 million

The former Director of Finance and Comptroller of the Beaumont Independent School District (BISD) have pleaded guilty to federal charges in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
ETX couple arrested after man allegedly punches their baby in face, flees scene

ETX couple arrested after man allegedly punches their baby in face, flees scene

An East Texas couple is behind bars after authorities say a fight led the father to reportedly punch their infant child in the face.
ETX man jailed after allegedly snapping pictures of woman, her daughter undressing

ETX man jailed after allegedly snapping pictures of woman, her daughter undressing

A Lufkin man is behind bars after police say he used his the camera on his cell phone to snap pictures of a woman and her daughter in a department store dressing room.

ETL: Author Carlos Wallace stops by KETK

Jacksonville native Carlos Wallace came home to introduce East Texans to his new book, 'Life Is Not Complicated, You Are: Turning Your Biggest Disappointments Into Your Greatest Blessings.'
Former ETX mayoral candidate recently arrested for retaliation dies after being shot

Former ETX mayoral candidate recently arrested for retaliation dies after being shot

An East Texas man who was arrested in October 2013 for retaliation has died at a local hospital after being shot Monday morning.
TX Commissioner of Education to appoint Beaumont ISD Board of Managers

TX Commissioner of Education to appoint Beaumont ISD Board of Managers

Texas Commissioner of Education Michael Williams has announced his decision to appoint a board of managers to oversee the management of the Beaumont Independent School District (BISD).
Lufkin Crimestoppers seeking bank deposit thief

Lufkin Crimestoppers seeking bank deposit thief

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin needs your help to solve a case involving the theft of a bank deposit.
City of Tyler releases Good Friday holiday schedule

City of Tyler releases Good Friday holiday schedule

Tyler city offices will observe the following holiday schedule on Friday, April 18 for Good Friday:
Police seek driver who hit 79-year-old ETX woman while walking, left scene

Police seek driver who hit 79-year-old ETX woman while walking, left scene

The Trinity Police Department is searching for a driver who struck an elderly woman Sunday night and left the scene,

Madison Smith: Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

Meet Madison Smith, our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Madison is a senior at All-Saints where she plays softball and volleyball.
Fire damages home near Lake Palestine

Fire damages home near Lake Palestine

Several Smith County fire crews were called out to a house fire late Sunday afternoon. The fire started around 4:00 in the 100 block of Crescent Drive near Lake Palestine.
Whitehouse ISD students, faculty taken to hospital after vehicle accident

Whitehouse ISD students, faculty taken to hospital after vehicle accident

From Whitehouse Indepenedent School District: Two Whitehouse Independent School District vehicles that were transporting Whitehouse High school students were involved in a vehicle accident late Saturday night in Wharton Texas.