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Part of HWY 69 in Jacksonville closed after wreck

Part of HWY 69 in Jacksonville closed after wreck

A major wreck in Jacksonville on Sunday night has caused authorities to block off part of Highway 69 from Quevado Street to Jeanine Street. As a result of the accident, utility poles were knocked down and are in the roadway.
East Texas Bombers will start their season off with a boom

East Texas Bombers will start their season off with a boom

The East Texas Bombers will be having their roller derby season opener. Saturday, March 23 at 4 p.m. the East Texas Bombers will take on Girls Rolling In The South.
Jacksonville Police targets gambling machines

Jacksonville Police targets gambling machines

The Jacksonville Police sent a notice through the Chamber of Commerce ordering local businesses to shut down sweepstakes machines and remove them from their buildings.
Second suspect arrested in 2012 robbery at Jacksonville bank

Second suspect arrested in 2012 robbery at Jacksonville bank

Jacksonville police have arrested a second suspect in a November 2012 robbery at a local bank's drive thru. On Monday, at around 12:43 p.m., detectives arrested Michael Deangelo Johnson, 25, of Jacksonville.
2 arrested, 1 man still on run following weekend chase

2 arrested, 1 man still on run following weekend chase

A man is on the run after a weekend chase in Cherokee County.

1 arrested in Jacksonville gambling raid

Authorities arrested one person in a Jacksonville gambling raid Friday.

Jacksonville bluebirds helping those in need

All across the city of Jacksonville there are wooden bluebird whirligigs lining the streets.
Boil water rescinded for Jacksonville area

Boil water rescinded for Jacksonville area

On March 13, 2013 the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) required Craft-Turney Water Supply Corporation, PWS No.
Boil water notice issued for area near Jacksonville

Boil water notice issued for area near 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
Unusual circumstances surround Jacksonville blaze

Unusual circumstances surround Jacksonville blaze

A charred home is all that remains following a major house fire in Jacksonville early Tuesday morning.

Hundreds have a 'ball' at annual Texas Testicle Festival

The annual Texas Testicle Festival draws a crowd by the hundreds, festival organizer Brandy Bannister tells KETK, “Just so many amazing people that show up.”

Stoney Burke calf fry fundraiser

Every year the annual Texas Testicle Festival's "Calf Fry" has benefited the Cal Farley's Boys Ranch in Amarillo but this year after an unfortunate passing of an East Texas cowboy, the proceeds went to a different cause:

Region 14 Tournament: Blinn defeats Jacksonville

The Jacksonville Lady Jaguars season came to an end Friday at UT-Tyler with a 75-62 loss to Trinity Valley.

Kilgore Beats TVCC, J'ville falls to Lee

Phil Kuchinsky has scores and highlights from the Region 14 basketball tournament. For more JuCo scores and the tournaments schedule, click here.

JISD hopes to add full time Pre-K classes next fall

The Jacksonville School District will possibly be adding a full time pre- kindergarten class to all four of their elementary schools. Jacksonville Pre-K students only attend school for three and a half hours a day.