Jacksonville

Jacksonville Indians Now 29-0

The Jacksonville boys basketball team has run their season record to a perfect 29-0. KETK Spoke with head coach Brent Kelley and the team about their unblemished season.
Jacksonville ISD leading bidder in Lon Morris College auction

Jacksonville ISD leading bidder in Lon Morris College auction

The auction of Lon Morris College property has been completed with major purchases by the Jacksonville Independent School District and office supply company 11 x 17 Inc.
Boil water notice issued in Jacksonville area

Boil water notice issued in Jacksonville area

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
Lon Morris auction to be held Monday morning

Lon Morris auction to be held Monday morning

The auction of the Lon Morris campus is set to begin at 11:00 am on Monday. The 158 year old college in Jacksonville was Texas' oldest junior college.
Man indicted in death of beloved Jacksonville 'Coach'

Man indicted in death of beloved Jacksonville 'Coach'

The man accused of killing a beloved Jacksonville coach has been indicted on a capital murder charge by the Cherokee County District Attorney's Office

"Project prom" a way to pay-it-forward for one Jacksonville woman

April Wright started "Project Prom" to give five girls at Jacksonville High School a chance to do something she never got to do—attend her Senior prom.
Rep. David Simpson gaining support in race for Texas Speaker

Rep. David Simpson gaining support in race for Texas Speaker

State Rep. David Simpson may be braving an uphill battle in the speaker's race, but now he's doing so with two more supporters at his side.
Wanted ETX man arrested in Louisiana

Wanted ETX man arrested in Louisiana

A man who allegedly led police on a chase in Jacksonville has been captured in Louisiana. Jacksonville Police tell KETK, Curtis Simmons, 26, was taken into custody after nearly a month on the run.
Cherokee County swears in first female District and County Attorneys

Cherokee County swears in first female District and County Attorneys

A unique event took place in Cherokee County on Tuesday. All Cherokee County officials were sworn into office, along with two who are the first women to be in their roles in the history of the county.
Suspect named in shooting, robbery of Jacksonville woman

Suspect named in shooting, robbery of Jacksonville woman

The Jacksonville Police Department has obtained an Aggravated Robbery warrant for Jonathan Roshard Brown, of Jacksonville.

Update: Names released in fatal Bullard wreck

UPDATE: Bullard Police have identified the people involved in the wreck that killed a woman.

ETX college athlete makes SportsCenter's #1 top play

An East Texas basketball player made his way to the top of "SportsCenter's Top 10" plays Thursday night.
Lon Morris auction rescheduled

Lon Morris auction rescheduled

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Bullard man arrested after officials find items taken during burglaries

Bullard man arrested after officials find items taken during burglaries

A Cherokee County man was arrested after officials discovered he was in possession of several stolen items from recent burglaires in the area.

City of Jacksonville's Online Public Auction

The City of Jacksonville's Director of Public Works Will Cole is getting ready to sell. The City finalized its budget. And now, they're having their annual public auction.