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East Texas agency offers hunting insurance

Fall hunting season is upon us. As you pack up your gear to head to the hunting blind, you may also need hunting insurance.

Republican Party of Texas threatens to sue Cherokee Co.

In August, the Cherokee County Commissioners Court voted to pass a list of election judges for the 2014 November ballot. However five of those judges elected as Republicans, are actually hard Democrats.
Police identify 2 killed in head-on collision with semi

Police identify 2 killed in head-on collision with semi

Law enforcement officials have released the names of two people killed Tuesday in a crash near Nash, Texas.
Home Depot investigating 'massive' hack

Home Depot investigating 'massive' hack

 Home Depot is investigating a hack that possibly exposed its customer payment information.

Walmart opening primary care clinics in East Texas

Walmart has continued to expand its services. According to Walmart representatives soon you'll be able to into a Tyler Walmart, Get groceries, go to the pharmacy, have your oiled changed, and see your primary care physician.
ETX man arrested after becoming unruly in bar

ETX man arrested after becoming unruly in bar

The acts of an allegedly unruly East Texas bar patron led to an arrest, but it is what he reportedly did once booked into jail that had officers talking.
2 Gladewater residents arrested after shots fired incident reveals drugs

2 Gladewater residents arrested after shots fired incident reveals drugs

An East Texas man is behind bars after a call concerning shots fired lead to the discovery of meth.
ETX firefighter to receive Star of Texas Award

ETX firefighter to receive Star of Texas Award

A veteran Lindale firefighter will be flown to Austin to receive a prestigious award from Governor Rick Perry on Wednesday, September 3, 2014.
Tyler announces Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

Tyler announces Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

Texas A&M quarterback Kenny Hill has been named the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week for the first week of the 2014 college football season.
Burn Ban issued for Henderson County

Burn Ban issued for Henderson County

A burn ban has been issued for Henderson County. According to the Henderson County Commissioner's Court, the ban was announced Tuesday, September 2, 2014 and will continue for 14 days.
Reward increased to $10,000 for ETX most wanted fugitive

Reward increased to $10,000 for ETX most wanted fugitive

The reward for Israel Aguirre, 33, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of September.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 2, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 2, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Tuesday, September 2, 2014: 9:00 am to 10:00 am 9500 S.Broadway. 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm 1900 Balsam Gap. Stick with KETK for more enforcement areas as they are posted.

Lufkin, Tyler ranked among top high school football communities

According to a recent livability.com article, the website has listed two East Texas cities as part of their top ten best high school football towns

'The Christmas Store' opens in Tyler

Tyler's 'Christmas Store' is officially open for the holiday season. And though the big day is a little less than 4 months away, the Texas heat didn't stop old and new customers from filling the store.

Gateway to Hope celebrates 2 years of success

Gateway to Hope is a non-profit, resource center for the homeless.