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ETX woman arrested, caught allegedly hiding drugs in bra

ETX woman arrested, caught allegedly hiding drugs in bra

A woman was arrested in Henderson County last week after officials say they found her in possession of hidden drugs.

Special Report: The price of oil

 "Everyone's just kind of nervous right now, because no one knows what's going to happen," said Philip R. Nobles, Vice President of Petro-Land Group, Inc.

Tylerite stabbed 23 times by fiance speaks out against domestic abuse

Twenty-eight-year-old Karistha Johnson, of Tyler, is recovering after being stabbed with a steak knife 23 times by her fiance Cedric Humble.
Mt. Pleasant Police respond to chemical spill

Mt. Pleasant Police respond to chemical spill

From the City of Mount Pleasant: Around 5:50 p.m., on Monday, February 16, 2015, Mount Pleasant Police Department responded to call from 911 dispatch reporting chemicals were leaking from an 18 Wheeler.

Reviewing ETX rain & major winter storm for Ohio Valley

In this blog post, I would like to talk about the overall setup that led to a rain event for ETX and why the weather was worse to our north and northeast.

Local NAACP chapter responds to increase in violence

As violence has risen in the last two months in Longview, whispers among the community have started to get louder.
Red Dirt BBQ & Music Festival tickets now on sale

Red Dirt BBQ & Music Festival tickets now on sale

The much anticipated Red Dirt BBQ & Music Festival tickets are now on sale. Last year's tickets sold out four days before the event was held.
Gladewater Police identify inmate found dead in cell

Gladewater Police identify inmate found dead in cell

The Gladewater Police Department has identified an inmate who was found dead in her jail cell from a believed suicide last week.
HITTING THE ROAD: ETX roadwork for week of Feb. 16

HITTING THE ROAD: ETX roadwork for week of Feb. 16

Will you be traveling around East Texas this week? KETK wants to keep you informed with some situations you may encounter driving around the Piney Woods. TxDOT weekly roadwork report:
Monday morning weather update

Monday morning weather update

Good morning. We’ve had decent rain move through the area since last night. Also, the cold front is moving through Deep East Texas as well…and it’s even colder than expected for the morning temperatures.
2015 FCA Heart of a Champion Rosters

2015 FCA Heart of a Champion Rosters

Here are the rosters for the 2015 Heart of a Champion Bowl. Football: Blue Team
Sunday evening weather update

Sunday evening weather update

Confidence is high that any winter weather will be well north and west of the KETK viewing area. The forecast models have trended warmer (staying above freezing), thus limiting any winter weather accumulation.

Jacksonville powerlifters set world records

At the Iron Works gym in Jacksonville, exercising is a family affair. Only instead of preparing for a 5K race, these women train to break world records in powerlifting.
Tracking the colder air plus precipitation

Tracking the colder air plus precipitation

We’re still tracking our chance for winter weather for parts of ETX on Monday morning & Tuesday morning. First, we’ll talk about Sunday.