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Sweet Gourmet treats for Halloween

John Abler with Sweet Gourmet shows off some treats perfect for Halloween night!

Cool weather changes bring fall allergies to East Texas

Mother Nature has been going back and forth with the temperature. Most of us are ready to bring on the colder temperatures, however, the change in seasons does bring some unwanted feelings. Red, watery, eyes. Itchy throats. Chronic colds.

Over 70 head of cattle, 2 people injured when trailer wrecks on I-20 near Longview

UPDATE: (6:30 p.m.):  I-20 westbound lanes west of Estes Parkway are now open following two crashes that shut down lanes during the last 12 hours.

Jack Stallard previews the Battle of the Bulldogs

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked Stallard about the Battle of the Bulldogs.

Smith County fire marshal increasing inspection fees

Starting Nov. 1, the Smith County Fire Marshals office will increase their inspection fees. When the Smith County Commissioners put these fees in place it was almost 30 years ago. Obviously, since then, a lot has changed.
Sulphur Springs' Pryor earns weekly Built Ford Tough player of week award

Sulphur Springs' Pryor earns weekly Built Ford Tough player of week award

Sulphur Springs quarterback Larry Pryor, who had a combined 369 yards offensively in a 49-42 win over Hallsville, was one of six players selected on Wednesday as Built Ford Tough Texas High School Football Players of the Week.
E. Texas woman arrested for alleged cattle rustling

E. Texas woman arrested for alleged cattle rustling

A Panola County woman was taken into custody Friday following her alleged theft of a cow from a neighboring rancher.
Gilmer woman sentenced to 120 days for intoxication manslaughter

Gilmer woman sentenced to 120 days for intoxication manslaughter

A Gilmer woman was sentenced to 120 days in prison Tuesday after pleading guilty to intoxication manslaughter.
Woman accused of hiding pot in day care arrested again on same charge

Woman accused of hiding pot in day care arrested again on same charge

A Lufkin woman was taken into custody almost 24 hours after being released from jail on the same charge.

City of Tyler receives grant to house veterans

The city of Tyler puts a lot of focus onto helping those who have served our country.
Police seeking armed, dangerous Tyler man involved in overnight shooting

Police seeking armed, dangerous Tyler man involved in overnight shooting

A Tyler judge has issued a warrant for the arrest of a suspect involved in an overnight shooting.

Building memories across America

Ann Laberge and Jonathan Hodgkin aren't you're typical retired couple.

Pulmonary Specialists of Tyler: treating a collapsed lung

 Dr. Ketan Patel with Pulmonary Specialists of Tyler talks about treating Pneumothorax, also known as a collapsed lung.  
Woman calls 911, threatens to blow up ETX jail

Woman calls 911, threatens to blow up ETX jail

A Trinity County woman is behind bars after she allegedly threatened to blow up the local jail.

Prepare for auto insurance rate increases

Monthly bills are a constant presence in the lives of Americans. Budgeting for housing, auto, and life insurance alone, is a challenge. However, now, car insurance customers beware: rate increases are headed your way.