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Ex-boyfriend arrested after allegedly throwing Molotov cocktail into Van Zandt Co. home

Ex-boyfriend arrested after allegedly throwing Molotov cocktail into Van Zandt Co. home

The Van Zandt County Fire Marshall's Office responded to a reported fire bombing of a residence a little after midnight Wednesday morning. 
Attempted burglary leads to standoff in Alto

Attempted burglary leads to standoff in Alto

Two men suspected of trying to burglarize a grocery store are behind bars after a two hour standoff.
Weather Talk: Hail, Lightning, & Thunderstorms

Weather Talk: Hail, Lightning, & Thunderstorms

Continuing with our Severe Weather Awareness Week, today we will discuss severe thunderstorms. The simple definition of a thunderstorm is that it contains lightning.

98-year-old WWII veteran shares his story about New London explosion

The 77th anniversary of the New London explosion passed, but the stories live on forever.
Jack Stallard impressed with LeTourneau baseball team

Jack Stallard impressed with LeTourneau baseball team

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He talked with KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner about the LeTourneau YellowJackets.
Bringing fishing to the neighborhood

Bringing fishing to the neighborhood

Families in Tyler will soon get the chance to participate in the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department's outreach to urban areas, a program which will be the first of its kind in East Texas.
Health care industry contributes billions of dollars to East Texas economy

Health care industry contributes billions of dollars to East Texas economy

The Texas economy is one of the largest and fastest growing economies in the United States. Here in East Texas, the medical sector is a major contributor.
The Green Zone: veterans helping veterans

The Green Zone: veterans helping veterans

The Green Zone in Tyler is a resource center for veterans and their families. It was started in 2010, after the government decided Texas needed drop in centers for veterans. Now, around 200 people come in and out of the house a week.
Should soldiers be allowed to carry concealed handguns on base?

Should soldiers be allowed to carry concealed handguns on base?

The issue of guns off the battlefield for our U.S. military service men and woman has been debated before. In the past five years two separate mass shootings at Ft. Hood have claimed the lives of 17 people.

ETL: 2014 Shooting Stars Clay Shoot

Kelsey Wood with Make A Wish North Texas, stops by KETK with their make a wish kid, Collin Boyd. The organization is getting ready for their 9th Annual Shooting Stars Clay Shoot.
2 ETX men sentenced to prison for meth trafficking

2 ETX men sentenced to prison for meth trafficking

Two East Texas men have been sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
CELEBRATE LIFE: UT Health Northeast hosting cancer survivor seminar

CELEBRATE LIFE: UT Health Northeast hosting cancer survivor seminar

Survivors of cancer are invited to “Celebrate Life! The 2014 Cancer Conference on Survivorship” from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
ETX man sentenced to 10 years in prison for possessing stolen gun

ETX man sentenced to 10 years in prison for possessing stolen gun

A 29-year-old Dike, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for firearms violations in the Eastern District of Texas announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
Gregg Co. authorities seeking information in home invasion where residents were tied up

Gregg Co. authorities seeking information in home invasion where residents were tied up

Sheriff Maxey Cerliano and the Gregg County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public's assistance in information regarding a burglary/home invasion case.
Broadway pros to conduct master class April 24 at TJC

Broadway pros to conduct master class April 24 at TJC

Tony-nominated baritone Ron Raines and Broadway conductor Donald Pippin will offer their professional expertise during a musical theater master class at Tyler Junior College.