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Pedestrian injured after being hit by car in Tyler

Pedestrian injured after being hit by car in Tyler

A man is in the hospital after being hit by a car in Tyler.

Substituting smokeless tobacco for coffee grounds

With the recent death of baseball great Tony Gwynn, more attention is being drawn to the dangers of smokeless tobacco.

Scholarship banquet awarding Smith County ag students

The Smith County Area Go Texan committee is recognizing and raising money for ag students. This year they are hosting the first-ever scholarship banquet and dinner.
E. Texas girl kidnapped, could be headed to Texas-Mexico border

E. Texas girl kidnapped, could be headed to Texas-Mexico border

Multiple law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, are searching for a man who is believed to have kidnapped a 15-year-old East Texas girl.
Human remains found in Titus County

Human remains found in Titus County

The Pittsburg Police Department, in conjunction with the Titus County Sheriff's Office, is investigating human remains found in southern Titus County.
Longview PD files report on missing 30-year-old man

Longview PD files report on missing 30-year-old man

Longview Police filed a missing persons report for 30 year-old Daniel Basor Kadima on Tuesday.
Smith Co. deputies searching for gunmen in morning drive-by

Smith Co. deputies searching for gunmen in morning drive-by

At 2:26 this morning, the Smith County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call regarding a shooting in the 11700 block of CR 1121. The caller advised that the home had been hit by gunfire.
Duo arrested in connection with Weatherford man's murder, remains found in ETX

Duo arrested in connection with Weatherford man's murder, remains found in ETX

A couple has been arrested in South Carolina in connection with the killing of a Fort Worth man whose partial remains were found in Smith County.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement June 24, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement June 24, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Tuesday, June 24, 2014: 8:00 to 9:00 am 2200 WNW Loop 323. 5:00 to 6:00 pm 2300 SSE Loop 323. Stick with KETK for more enforcement areas as they are posted. 
POLICE: Tyler fast food worker punched delivering food to customer

POLICE: Tyler fast food worker punched delivering food to customer

A fast food worker was attacked and robbed overnight in Tyler. The assailant is still on the loose. Police tell KETK, it happened just before midnight Monday at the McDonald's restaurant located at 180 Loop 323 S SW.
Tyler ISD names Interim Superintendent

Tyler ISD names Interim Superintendent

Tyler ISD Board of Trustees named Kim Tunnell to serve as Interim Superintendent at the regular scheduled board meeting this evening.

New method on its way to kill wild hogs

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is testing a poison-like method to control the feral hog population. We're told by far it's the best way to eliminate these pesky animals.
Owner of East Texas cattle company arrested for hot checks

Owner of East Texas cattle company arrested for hot checks

The owner of a cattle company in East Texas was arrested Friday for stealing cattle through the use of hot checks.
ETX AG teacher arrested for alleged sexual assault of minor

ETX AG teacher arrested for alleged sexual assault of minor

According to the Frankston Police Department, a local teacher has been jailed on child sexual assault charges. 
ETX man shoots at deputy, claims body in home during arrest

ETX man shoots at deputy, claims body in home during arrest

An East Texas man is in law enforcement custody after he allegedly shot at a deputy and later claimed to have a body in his home.