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ETX mom delivers quintuplets

A Texas family of three is now a family of eight after a proud mom in Dallas delivers quintuplets. 

ETL: Gilmer native singing her way into hearts across the nation

Gilmer native Laura Lee Bishop has been writing and recording her own music since she was in the ninth grade.

Disabled TX teen gives patriotic proposal to Obama

A stranger probably sees the wheelchair first, but anyone who meets John Cohen sees past it, fast.

VIDEO: 7-year-old TX girl crawls under barn to save 10-day-old puppy

She might just be the bravest little girl you meet this morning. Seven-year-old Nina Boyett loves animals which is why she didn't hesitate to crawl through a very narrow crawl space to save a puppy stuck under a barn.
1 ETX man, 4 other Texans to receive Medal of Honor

1 ETX man, 4 other Texans to receive Medal of Honor

Five Texans, including one East Texan, will be honored alongside 19 other heroes next Tuesday, March 18.

VIDEO: Tyler native advances on NBC's 'The Voice'

Chapel Hill native Stevie Jo Rosebalm lives to sing another day after he advanced on NBC's "The Voice" Monday night.
Tyler native to 'battle' tonight on NBC's 'The Voice'

Tyler native to 'battle' tonight on NBC's 'The Voice'

East Texan Stevie Jo Rosenbalm will take to the airwaves on KETK again Monday night! He will compete in the "battle rounds" on NBC's "The Voice."
4 ETX veterans to be honored with medals for service

4 ETX veterans to be honored with medals for service

Four East Texas veterans, including two still living, will be honored Tuesday for their service overseas. U.S Congressman Jeb Hensarling will present the medals. See the list of veterans honored below:

Family, fans welcome 'The Voice' contestant, East Texan back home

Friends, family, and plenty of fans welcomed Stevie Jo Rosenbalm back to Tyler Sunday at Tyler Pounds regional Airport.
Seven ETX school districts achieve 5-star rating for financial, academic success

Seven ETX school districts achieve 5-star rating for financial, academic success

Seven East Texas school disricts received the Financial Allocation Study for Texas (FAST) five-star rating for their excellence in in improving student achievement while keeping spending relatively low.
VOTE: Caldwell Zoo turns over lion cub naming to visitors

VOTE: Caldwell Zoo turns over lion cub naming to visitors

The Caldwell Zoo in Tyler needs your help naming these precious little cubs! The three baby lions are all females, so you can toss out "Simba" Disney fans.

FREE THROWS FOR SOULS: Giving to charity from the charity stripe

A devoted East Texan will spend the next 24 hours shooting hoops for charity from the charity stripe. Tom Booth started shooting baskets at 6 a.m. Friday, and will not stop until 6 a.m. on Saturday.
Tyler-area native shines on NBC's 'The Voice'

Tyler-area native shines on NBC's 'The Voice'

A Tyler-area native made his musical debut on NBC's hit show "The Voice" Tuesday night. The musician impressed the judges-- or at least one -- enough to make it to the next round.
Lindale ECC students show support for injured fireman

Lindale ECC students show support for injured fireman

It has been more than a month since Joe Yeakley was seriously injured while battling a house fire in Lindale. But, time does not change anything for the young students at the Lindale Early Childhood Center (ECC).
Young boy declines birthday party because of no friends, gains millions on social media

Young boy declines birthday party because of no friends, gains millions on social media

A Michigan mom has taken to social media after her young son said he did not want to have a birthday party because he had no friends.