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2 arrested after man refuses to leave hotel, leads Jacksonville police on chase

2 arrested after man refuses to leave hotel, leads Jacksonville police on chase

A man was arrested by Jacksonville authorities Friday morning after he refused to leave a local hotel, then led police on a foot chase into a creek bed .
Judge confirms final bankruptcy plan for Lon Morris College

Judge confirms final bankruptcy plan for Lon Morris College

A final bankruptcy plan submitted on behalf of Lon Morris College by attorneys from the Texas offices of McKool Smith has been confirmed by Judge Bill Parker of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Texas in Tyler.
Judge confirms final bankruptcy plan for Lon Morris College

Judge confirms final bankruptcy plan for Lon Morris College

A final bankruptcy plan submitted on behalf of Lon Morris College by attorneys from the Texas offices of McKool Smith has been confirmed by Judge Bill Parker of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Texas in Tyler.
Jacksonville ISD approves purchase of Lon Morris property

Jacksonville ISD approves purchase of Lon Morris property

On Friday, the Jacksonville Independent School District Board of Trustees approved the purchase of the Gymnasium, Administration Building, and approximately 50 acres of land and assets from the Lon Morris Bankruptcy Estate for $1,530,000, subje

Jacksonville Beats Corsicana, Now 30-0

The Jacksonville Indians defeated Corsicana 54-44 on Friday night. With that win, the boys team is now 30-0 on the season. KETK was at the game, check out the video for highlights.

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.