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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

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Teen killed in East Texas collision

Teen killed in East Texas collision

A teenager was killed over the weekend in a two-vehicle crash near Livingston. According to state troopers, at 3:03 p.m., authorities responded to a crash in the southbound lanes of U.S. 59, between Livingston and Shepherd.
Motorcyclist killed in Texarkana crash

Motorcyclist killed in Texarkana crash

A motorcyclist was killed Sunday evening after colliding with another vehicle in Texarkana, Texas.
Some pet food distributed nationwide recalled due to Salmonella

Some pet food distributed nationwide recalled due to Salmonella

Bravo of Manchester, CT is recalling select lots of Bravo Turkey and Chicken pet foods for dogs and cats because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

Professional rodeo back in Tyler after 30 years

Cross Brand Cowboy Church organized a professional rodeo in Tyler over the weekend. Stands were packed for The Rose City Round Up.
Tyler mobile home destoryed in Saturday blaze

Tyler mobile home destoryed in Saturday blaze

A Tyler family is left homeless after their mobile home went up in flames Saturday evening. The first started at a home in 700 block of Airway Avenue early in the evening.
Fire sparks at Tyler gas station Sunday afternoon

Fire sparks at Tyler gas station Sunday afternoon

A Tyler gas station had to be shut down Sunday after a gas pump burst into flames. The fire started around 12:30 p.m. at the Exxon gas station at the corner of Commerce Street and Loop 323.

2014 American Eventing Horse Championship

The tenth annual American Eventing Championships kicked off at Texas Rose Horse Park. Here, 410 riders from across the country competed for top honors.

Roping tournament to remember Troup teen

There was a roping tournament in Henderson Saturday to remember a Troup teen who passed away back in 2010. The roping tournament was in memory of Caleb Turner.
Summer-Like WX returns, then a blast of fall next weekend

Summer-Like WX returns, then a blast of fall next weekend

We have big changes coming to our area by late this week!
Saturday morning head-on collision kills one, injures two others

Saturday morning head-on collision kills one, injures two others

One person was killed, two others injured earlier Saturday morning, following a head on crash near Hawkins. The accident happened 6 miles south of Hawkins on FM 14 just before 6:30 a.m. 
Saving Grace: find a cure for cystic fibrosis

Saving Grace: find a cure for cystic fibrosis

Grace Knight is a 16-year-old track-runner from T.K. Gorman High School. While she is a stellar athlete and great friend, she battles a life-threatening genetic disease: Cystic Fibrosis. 

Coach Ricklan Holmes talks after JT beats Whitehouse

John Tyler's head coach Ricklan Holmes talked with KETK after JT's 52-17 win against the Whitehouse Wildcats. Click the video above to watch that interview.
Downtown Tyler finalist for TDA Awards

Downtown Tyler finalist for TDA Awards

The Presidents Award Program recognizes projects, events and people that make a difference in Texas downtowns.The Fair Plaza Garage, Tyler's African American Heritage Trail, and Regions Bank have all been named finalists for the award.

One stop to coffee and Jesus

A new shop is brewing in Tyler. If you love Jesus and coffee, you will want to visit The Foundry Coffee House. They open on Monday, September 29th. A local roaster supplies the beans for the new coffee house. They will also serve pastries.

Great Strides Walk taking place in Tyler

The Great Strides CF Walk is a fundraiser for cystic fibrosis and it's taking place right here in Tyler. Participants will walk stride in stride with one another to raise money for drug research.