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Region 14 Tournament starts Tuesday

Region 14 Tournament starts Tuesday

The Region 14 mens and womens basketball tournament seeding and schedule is now set. All the games will be played at UT-Tyler's Herrington Patriot Center. Women's Tourney seeds: 1. TVCC 18-0
Several pallets, machinery damaged in late night fire

Several pallets, machinery damaged in late night fire

Rusk Fire officials confirm they responded to 4022 FM 347 N in Jacksonville at 10:45 p.m. Friday evening of fire at M & H Crates in Jacksonville.

New equipment helps take the 'weight' off firemen's work load

With an increased number of obese Americans, first responders are having a harder time getting people into an ambulance during an emergency.

More Jacksonville business is underway

An improving economy is driving business on Jacksonville. In fact, folks in Jacksonville were waiting for the perfect time to invest. People have been holding to their money waiting and realize now is the time.

Cherokee County Public Health expands services, traveling clinics

Cherokee County Public Health has been awarded money from the state to expand health services.

TISD Athletic Director Rod Kaspar reacts to news about Ennis

KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner was the first to break the news to TISD Athletic Director Rod Kaspar. Ennis is leaving the East Texas district in everything except football.
ETX college to host annual Breast Cancer Awareness game Feb. 22

ETX college to host annual Breast Cancer Awareness game Feb. 22

Jacksonville College will be hosting Angelina College in their annual Breast Cancer Awareness game, Saturday, February 22. The Lady Jaguars will play at 2:00 p.m., followed by the men at 4:00 p..m.
4A All-State Football Team

4A All-State Football Team

Whitehouse has four all-staters. So does John Tyler. Nacogdoches has three all-state players, but one of them has been named at two positions.
More weather related TISD games rescheduled

More weather related TISD games rescheduled

The following games originally scheduled for today have been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 12th at the locations and times listed: John Tyler Junior Varsity boys basketball @ Jacksonville @ 5:00 pm
Jacksonville PD detain 15-year-old boy who reportedly stole mother's car

Jacksonville PD detain 15-year-old boy who reportedly stole mother's car

According to the Jacksonville Police Department, officers have detained a teenager who reportedly stole his mother's car Tuesday morning.

Carter McCown: Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

Meet Carter McCown, our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Carter is a junior at Jacksonville. He plays quarterback for the Fighting Indians, and plays basketball as well.
NATIONAL SIGNING DAY: Jacksonville Indians

NATIONAL SIGNING DAY: Jacksonville Indians

The following players will take their talents to the collegiate level and KETK wishes them all the best:
New 5A district pairs John Tyler with Lufkin, Nacogdoches, Jacksonville, Whitehouse, Lindale and others

New 5A district pairs John Tyler with Lufkin, Nacogdoches, Jacksonville, Whitehouse, Lindale and others

It's back to the future for Cujo and the Pack. The John Tyler Lions are in the same district again with the Lufkin Panthers.
Victim identified in Jacksonville stabbing

Victim identified in Jacksonville stabbing

A woman remains hospitalized after a stabbing in Jacksonville on Saturday.
Early morning fire destroys ETX home

Early morning fire destroys ETX home

A house near Jacksonville was destroyed after a fire broke out early Wednesday morning.