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4 Jacksonville men arrested for 3-year crime spree

4 Jacksonville men arrested for 3-year crime spree

Four Jacksonville men have been indicted and arrested in connection with a violent crime spree targeting area businesses in the Eastern District of Texas announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Businesses in downtown Jacksonville recovering after restaurant fire

A fire destroys a restaurant in Jacksonville early Sunday morning. No one was injured but the restaurant is destroyed along with the business right next door.
3 men arrested in Cherokee County narcotics bust

3 men arrested in Cherokee County narcotics bust

Three men were arrested in a Cherokee County narcotics bust on Friday.

UPDATE: 'Explosion' heard before Jacksonville business went up in flames

UPDATE: Fire officials tell KETK that they have not started their investigation due to several hot spots and areas still smoking.
BREAKING: Richard Aaron Cobb executed

BREAKING: Richard Aaron Cobb executed

As of 6:35 p.m., on Thursday, Richard Aaron Cobb was declared dead by officials in Huntsville.
Boil water notification for Jacksonville

Boil water notification for Jacksonville

Due to conditions which have occurred recently in the water system, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required the system, (Craft-Turney Water Supply) to notify all the customers involved in the repair area to boil their water p

PREVIEW: KETK speaks with death-row inmate

Wednesday night on KETK News at 10, KETK speaks with death-row inmate, Richard Cobb. Cobb has been sitting on death row for the past 10 years.
Jacksonville Chili's to host 'Relay For Life' event

Jacksonville Chili's to host 'Relay For Life' event

On Tuesday, April 30th, bring in the attached flyer to Chili's in Jacksonville, and they will donate 10 percent of sales to the Relay For Life of Cherokee County.
Boil water notificaton for Jacksonville

Boil water notificaton for Jacksonville

Due to conditions which have occurred recently in the water system, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required the system, (Craft-Turney Water Supply) to notify all the customers involved in the repair area to boil their water p

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.

Coaches leaving Spring Hill and Alto

Tyler, TX (KETK)  Bobby Chadwick is leaving Spring Hill after just one season. Keith Gardner is retiring from Alto after winning 80 games and two state championships over the last eight years.
East Side Elementary to host blood drive with Carter BloodCare

East Side Elementary to host blood drive with Carter BloodCare

East Side Elementary is hosting a blood drive on Friday, April 26, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 711 Fort Worth Street in the bus parking lot. All donors will be entered to win one free week at Pine Cove camp.
Arrests made in 2012 Wells City Hall burglary

Arrests made in 2012 Wells City Hall burglary

On April 5, 2013, investigators with the Cherokee County Sheriffs Department made two arrests in connection with the burglary of the City Hall building in Wells.

Cherokee County is one "FitCounty"

A group in Cherokee County is empowering people to get fit and improve their lifestyle, and they are expanding their health reach to cover more territory with the “FitCounty” program.

Luke McCown talks about new NFL safety rules

New Orleans Saints QB Luke McCown was back in his home town of Jacksonville this weekend. KETK had a chance to ask him what he though of the NFL's new safety rules.