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Tyler police looking for trio of armed robbers

Tyler police looking for trio of armed robbers

Tyler Police are looking for the men behind an armed robbery at a convenience store.

Smith County experiences sharp rise in pharmacy burglaries

A string of burglaries at four Smith County pharmacies over the last two months, has law enforcement searching for answers.
Shelby County law enforcement finds dead dogs dumped in garbage bag

Shelby County law enforcement finds dead dogs dumped in garbage bag

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help in solving a gruesome discovery made earlier this month.
Paris PD seeking help in identification of robbers

Paris PD seeking help in identification of robbers

The Paris Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a robbery from a recent crime.
New Smith County fire marshal sworn into office

New Smith County fire marshal sworn into office

Official swore in Roy J. "Jay" Brooks as the new Smith County fire marshal Tuesday.
Second ETX city makes 'Texas Highway Top 40 Travel Destinations'

Second ETX city makes 'Texas Highway Top 40 Travel Destinations'

A second East Texas city has been named to the "Texas Highways Texas Top 40" list. The city of Palestine checks in at number 14.
Deputies investigating pharmacy burglary in Smith Co.

Deputies investigating pharmacy burglary in Smith Co.

The Smith County Sheriff's Office is investigating a burglary at the Family First Pharmacy in Gresham. The crime took place Tuesday morning.

Raising roofs for Christ: New Jacksonville College dorms coming soon

Jacksonville college is enhancing its community by constructing a new dorm on campus. The building can house up to 20 students, and will be complete in the fall. 
Palestine Police stop 2 drivers who try to evade arrest

Palestine Police stop 2 drivers who try to evade arrest

Officers from the Palestine Police Department were involved in two unrelated vehicle pursuits over the weekend, each resulting in the arrest of the driver for Evading With Vehicle.

Farmers say it was a rocky start to blackberry season

The late freezes we had this year caused a rocky start for the blackberry season. Blackberry farmers lost 80% of their crop because of the late freezes in March and April.

Border patrol struggles with overflow of illegal immigrants

KETK News has obtained anonymous video from a viewer in our sister market at KVEO-TV in Brownsville, Texas of just how bad the immigration crisis is at the Texas/Mexico border near the Rio Grande Valley.

Home destroyed, 3 dogs killed in Smith County fire caused by lightning

Three family pets were killed and a home was lost after lightning struck a Smith County house Monday morning.
3-year-old Longview girl injured in lawn mower accident

3-year-old Longview girl injured in lawn mower accident

A Longview girl was injured Sunday morning when the child's mother backed over her with the lawn mower while mowing the yard.

Athens police searching for men connected to fatal Sunday shooting

Athens police are searching for the men they believe shot and killed another Sunday afternoon. The shooting happened around 1:00 Sunday afternoon in the 700 block of Robbins Rd.

Tyler man arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon

On Sunday at approximately 1:25 p.m., Officers were dispatched to a fight in progress in the 1400 block of North Whitten Avenue where at least one gunshot was fired.