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Two killed in Rusk County crash

Two killed in Rusk County crash

Two people were killed in a wreck in Rusk County on Tuesday afternoon. It happened around 4:30 on State Highway 43, near Rusk County Road 214-D.

Henderson ISD board sets special meeting

New hires and real estate will the topic for the Henderson ISD board at special meeting set for noon Thursday.
First family of fowl lends support to Henderson private school fundraiser

First family of fowl lends support to Henderson private school fundraiser

Jase Robertson gave a mixture of “Duck Call 101” and a sermon on Saturday, speaking to more than 4,000 audience members in Henderson.
City council supports Henderson school bond vote

City council supports Henderson school bond vote

Henderson City Council members agreed unanimously Tuesday to a proclamation in support of the school bond election.
Henderson, New Diana players share recognition

Henderson, New Diana players share recognition

Longview, TX (KETK)  The Longview News-Journal covers East Texas high school sports. Henderson and New Diana athletes are being honored this week.
UPDATE: Lake Palestine drowning victim identified

UPDATE: Lake Palestine drowning victim identified

UPDATE (April 22nd): Authorities with the Henderson County Sheriffs Office have identified the man who died after falling into the water of Lake Palestine on Sunday night.

Carlisle Indians having an unbeaten season

Tyler, TX (KETK) The Carlisle Indians are having an unbeaten season. They haven't lost this year. They went to the State Tournament last year and they are the top team in Texas this year.
ETX felon convicted for gun possession

ETX felon convicted for gun possession

On Thursday, a Rusk County jury convicted Jesse Ray Templin, 32, of Overton was convicted for a third degree felony of unlawful possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. It was Templin's fourth felony conviction.

Bill being pushed to allow prosecutors to openly carry a firearm

Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McClelland was behind a bill in Austin. If passed, that legislation would allow prosecutors to openly carry a firearm.

'Texas Main Street City' reinvesting in itself

The City of Henderson is growing and they found a formula that works, it's by re-investing in itself. Henderson is one of many cities on the move, KETK spoke with the City of Henderson council about what they are doing. They tell KETK, they're
Henderson man sentenced to 9 years for attacking paramedic

Henderson man sentenced to 9 years for attacking paramedic

A Henderson man is sentenced to 9 years in prison for kicking an EMS paramedic twice in the head during an ambulance ride on September 27, 2012.
Rusk County Children’s Advocacy Center plans fundraiser

Rusk County Children’s Advocacy Center plans fundraiser

The Rusk County Children’s Advocacy Center is holding its first-ever fundraiser on Saturday, hoping to raise awareness of its services and money for it’s programs.
Two arrested following copper theft investigation in Rusk County

Two arrested following copper theft investigation in Rusk County

Two people were arrested on Tuesday after an on-going investigation into copper wire thefts in Rusk County.
Pit bull to be euthanized after vicious attack on 9-year-old child

Pit bull to be euthanized after vicious attack on 9-year-old child

A pit bull is scheduled to be put to sleep after attacking a nine-year-old child in Henderson last week. On Tuesday, March 12,  Rusk County deputies were sent to a local hospital on reports of a dog bite.
Henderson council members tour site of new police station

Henderson council members tour site of new police station

The Henderson City Council got an up-close look Tuesday at renovations to turn the old armory into the new police station.