Jacksonville

Jacksonville business owner not happy about smoking ban

Jacksonville City Manager Mo Raissi says last year, they started getting letters from J'ville folks hoping something could be done about the city's policy on smoking in public.

Lon Morris Honors 1962 Team

The Lon Morris College 50th Year Reunion luncheon honoring the 1962 Bearcat team that lead LMC to the NJCAA Championship Game against Coffeyville, Kansas was Saturday. Here's what the class of 1962 is up to now.

Jacksonville College gets fresh new look

Jacksonville College has a brand new look. And they'e got some new technology to help educate their students.

TIMELINE: Plane crash in Lake Palestine

This afternoon, KETK has gone back, sifted through the facts, made phone-calls and even obtained some new information in coming up with a comprehensive timeline for you on this plane crash.

Update: No body found in plane; officials suspend search until Friday morning

Officials have suspended the search until Friday morning.

TJC Men, Women Sweep Lon Morris

It was an all East Texas tilt at Wagstaff Gym Saturday, as the TJC Apaches hosted Lon Morris.

'Mailbox Massacre' Part 2: Cherokee County Road 4608

2 weeks ago on a Sunday morning, Amy Souter and her family woke up to a neighborhood in shambles. "My inlaws came over and they said 'What happened on your street?' Souter said.

Vandals destroy Jacksonville mailboxes...homeowners fight back

Late Monday night, around 40 mailboxes were destroyed on County Road 3108 by Lake Jacksonville. Cherokee County Precinct 3 Constable Eddie Lee tells KETK, he believes the vandals used their pickup truck.
Cherokee County traffic stop ends in meth bust

Cherokee County traffic stop ends in meth bust

On January 18, 2012 Kevin Wade Gray, 30 YOA, from Jacksonville was arrested on a traffic stop and found to be in possession of 2 grams of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, assorted packaging material and $1,370.  Gray was transported to

HS Hoops: J'ville Tops JT, Grace Beats Gorman

Want KETK to come to your game? Tweet @KETK_PhilK and tell us why your team has the best high school hoops in East Texas.
Jacksonville Police on scene of theft at Walmart

Jacksonville Police on scene of theft at Walmart

Jacksonville Police are working a theft on at the Walmart on Hwy. 69. Officials tell KETK crews on the scene, that one man had stolen something from the Walmart. An officer happened to be in the store at the time, and chased him.
Multiple wrecks in Jacksonville Friday morning

Multiple wrecks in Jacksonville Friday morning

Jacksonville Police say they are working multiple accidents at this time. One KETK viewer sent in the picture of one accident at Hwy. 79 and Philip St. around 8:00 a.m.
UPDATE: victim released in Jacksonville stabbing

UPDATE: victim released in Jacksonville stabbing

Jacksonville Police tel KETK the stabbing victim has been released from a local hospital. Police say two brothers were in an argument late Tuesday afternoon over a woman, that's when one left and then came back with a knife.

Smoking? Or non? Jacksonville may soon be smoke-free

Jacksonville Mayor Kenneth Melvin tells KETK that the "Clean Air Committee" has been meeting for a few months now.

Jacksonville Police arrest man caught on tape stealing a TV

Jacksonville Police arrest a man after they say he was caught on tape stealing a TV. 24 year old Landon Gray was arrested Tuesday. Gray is charged with 2 counts of retail theft and evading arrest.