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Tyler grandmother arrested after leaving infant in car to watch movie

Tyler grandmother arrested after leaving infant in car to watch movie

Tyler police arrested a grandmother after she left an infant in her car while going to see a movie.

Wreck claims high school football player's life; Coach speaks out

East Texas high school football player, Nikalas Wisinger, died Wednesday morning in a one-vehicle accident. Officers say, he and his brother Tristian were on their way to school, when he rolled his SUV. 

Jack Stallard previews Longview and Pine Tree

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked him about this Friday's Longview Showdown.

Texas Woodstock coming to East Texas

Texas Woodstock is coming to East Texas next spring. Ron Tyler came up with the music festival vision. Now, he's serving as the executive producer of the project.
Burglars cut hole in store's roof, steal $9K in tobacco products

Burglars cut hole in store's roof, steal $9K in tobacco products

Detectives are investigating a recent burglary where bandits broke into a business by cutting a hole through the roof.

Longview boy stars in Time Square for national down syndrome campaign

Two-year-old Austin will be featured in New York City to kick off the 20th annual Flagship Buddy Walk.

Downtown Tyler film festival begins rolling tonight

The Downtown Tyler Film festival begins rolling this week. Tonight’s theme is “The Elsewheres”, films shot outside of Texas.

Kilgore Fire Department gets 1950s engine

The Kilgore Fire Department is now home to a shiny, red, repurposed fire truck from the 1950's. The truck, originally from New York, was donated to the Kilgore Fire Department this weekend.

Help Rockett Queen 'Rock Out Hunger'

Two members of Rockett Queen, Walter Lee and Jay Scars, stopped by KETK to chat about "Rock Out Hunger', their last 2014 headline show in East Texas.

2014 See You at the Pole has special meaning for Full Armor

Wednesday was "See You at the Pole," a day when students across the country gather together at the flag pole to pray.
Man suspected of hosting lingerie parties with teens

Man suspected of hosting lingerie parties with teens

Las Cruces Police have arrested a 38-year-old Las Cruces man suspected of having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl, providing alcohol and drugs to minors, and hosting provocative lingerie parties that featured teenage girls as model
10-15 acres scorched in out-of-control burn

10-15 acres scorched in out-of-control burn

Crews responded to an out-of-control burn that threatened a structure in northeastern Smith County.

Local dentist treating toothaches and headaches

If you suffer from headaches, one local dentist said he can help. Dr. Tad Morgan, D.D.S. in Flint has treated headaches for almost two years. He is one of only 400 hundred dentists in the nation and the only in East Texas to do so.
East Texan wins statewide honor

East Texan wins statewide honor

Canton quarterback Chandler Eiland was one of six players recognized on Wednesday as Built Ford Tough Texas High School Players of the Week.
Ex-husband of missing woman released from jail, will not be extradited

Ex-husband of missing woman released from jail, will not be extradited

The ex-husband of a missing woman has been released from the Harrison County Jail after warrants for his arrest in Colorado were dropped.