Jacksonville

Time machine: Coach Stacy made a lasting impression

After digging through our archives, KETK has found an old report on Stacy Dewayne Hunter, a man many kids looked up to in Jacksonville.

Remembering 'Coach' Stacy Hunter

"R.I.P. Coach Stacy"...in just several hours time on Saturday afternoon, the facebook page grew to well over 1,000 'likes.'

Prayers for new ownership for Lon Morris Rodeo Arena

The Lon Morris Rodeo Arena has developed many memories for East Texans, from the "Tops in Texas Rodeo" and "Bull Bash". It has been the history of the arena.

UPDATE: Jacksonville business catches fire Wednesday afternoon

UPDATE (6:38pm): The fire at Western Pulp in Jacksonville began around 2:30pm on Wednesday afternoon.
Cherokee County sample ballots released; Changes to polling locations

Cherokee County sample ballots released; Changes to polling locations

Cherokee County election officials have released sample ballots for the upcoming November General Election.
3 year-old Cherokee County boy in hospital with 3rd degree burns

3 year-old Cherokee County boy in hospital with 3rd degree burns

A 3 year old boy is in the hospital after suffering third degree burns at his home in Cherokee County.
Child ejected from vehicle in Cherokee County wreck

Child ejected from vehicle in Cherokee County wreck

A child was thrown from a vehicle in a wreck Friday morning in Cherokee County. It happened just after 7:00am on Hwy. 69 between Alto and Rusk. There were three people in the vehicle at the time.
Boil water notice rescinded for area in Jacksonville

Boil water notice rescinded for area in Jacksonville

On September 26, 2012 the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) required Craft-Turney Water Supply Corporation, PWS No.
Boil water notice for Craft-Tuney Water Supply

Boil water notice for Craft-Tuney Water Supply

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
Cherokee Co.: Jury selection canceled for Monday, Sept. 24

Cherokee Co.: Jury selection canceled for Monday, Sept. 24

Jury selection has been canceled for the County Court-at-Law of Cherokee County scheduled for Monday, September 24 at 8:30 a.m.
Officials identify man found dead by fisherman in ETX lake

Officials identify man found dead by fisherman in ETX lake

Authorities are investigating the discovery of a fisherman's body at Lake Jacksonville Wednesday morning, according to Cherokee County Game Warden Brian Bearden.
Boil water notice issued for parts of Cherokee County

Boil water notice issued for parts of Cherokee County

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

College mobile alert systems keeping students safe

After last night's incident at TJC, they sent out their "Apache Alert" letting students know what had just happened. Today, we spoke with Jacksonville College...they have one as well called "Jag Alert."
4 people, including 2 Jacksonville teachers, struck by lightning

4 people, including 2 Jacksonville teachers, struck by lightning

Three people were taken to a nearby hospital Thursday afternoon when they were struck by lightning in Jacksonville.

East Texan hoping to spread positive vibes through facebook

Before you know it, the bad news that goes on around the country on a daily basis may just get you down. Up until this week, East Texan Casey Bevel was feeling like that.