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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.

More information needed for Cherokee County map updates

Cherokee County Precinct 3 Commissioner Katherine Pinotti tells KETK, there are roads in her precinct that are not listed on the official county map even though they are on the 911 map.

Sadler's restaurant in J'ville 'goes to jail'

East Texans love Sadler's restaurant in Jacksonville. It's been around since the 1940s in different locations.

Jacksonville community mourns the loss of plane crash victim

Debra Birch was a student pilot, she was working toward her pilot license when the crash occurred on Sunday afternoon. She was also the only female who piloted a plane at the Cherokee County Airport.

Jacksonville schools receive donations from Lon Morris theatre

The theatre department was a huge part of Lon Morris's history.

J'ville folks hoping for 'Stacy Hunter Day'

Last month, KETK brought you the tragic story of Stacy Hunter, a Jacksonville man gunned down by his own cousin. Hunter made a lasting impact on the community having been a little league coach for years and a city employee.
Lon Morris campus may be sold in December auction

Lon Morris campus may be sold in December auction

Lon Morris College, the 168 year-old junior college in Jacksonville Texas that filed bankruptcy, is seeking Court approval for an auction on December 13th at 11:00am, with AmeriBid LLC conducting the auction for qualified bidders only at McKool
Jacksonville aggravated robbery suspect arraigned

Jacksonville aggravated robbery suspect arraigned

The man police believe is responsible for a string of armed robberies in Jacksonville has been arraigned in Cherokee County.
Cherokee County jury duty canceled for Tuesday

Cherokee County jury duty canceled for Tuesday

Cherokee County jury duty scheduled for Tuesday, November 13th at 8:30am in the 369th Judicial District Court has been canceled. If prospective jurors have any questions, please contact the court office at 903-683-2236.
UPDATE: Suspect arrested in string of Jacksonville robberies

UPDATE: Suspect arrested in string of Jacksonville robberies

UPDATE The Jacksonville Police Department just informed KETK that Kendall Lucas is now behind bars. 

3rd Annual Spooktacular Bull Bash highlights

Jacksonville Auto Glass & Rolling Dyess Bucking Bulls presents their 3rd Annual "Spooktacular Bull Bash", a 40-head bull ride.
'Ellis Warrior Fund' to assist wounded warriors

'Ellis Warrior Fund' to assist wounded warriors

A fund assisting wounded warriors and their families with travel expenses to the Warrior and Family Support Center in San Antonio has been established at Austin Bank by the Marine Corps League in Jacksonville.
Lon Morris taking steps to liquidate assets

Lon Morris taking steps to liquidate assets

Lon Morris College is taking steps Wednesday to liquidate their assets.