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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

Kilgore

Kilgore may tighten rules governing food vendors

Kilgore may tighten rules governing food vendors

Luis Rosa serves hot dogs, sausage and sandwiches from his mobile food cart in Kilgore. But he does his cooking at home. That may come to an end if city officials implement tougher restrictions on vendors such as Rosa.
Resilient Rangers battle past Trinity Valley, 74-70

Resilient Rangers battle past Trinity Valley, 74-70

Kilgore College head coach Brian Hoberecht said that his team has been resilient so far this season. Possibly none more so than Wednesday night at Masters Gymnasium.
Kilgore man gets 9 years in murder plot

Kilgore man gets 9 years in murder plot

A Kilgore man who pleaded guilty to aggravated kidnapping while plotting to kill his father was sentenced Wednesday to nine years in prison.
Power restored to parts of Kilgore

Power restored to parts of Kilgore

Power has been restored to two East Texas counties. Kilgore Police tell KETK that a transformer blew in the city. According to SWEPCO both Rusk and Gregg County were experiencing power outages.
Kilgore man accused of trying to kill father, himself pleads guilty to aggravated kidnapping

Kilgore man accused of trying to kill father, himself pleads guilty to aggravated kidnapping

A Kilgore man pleaded guilty Monday to aggravated kidnapping after being accused of trying to kill his father and himself in May.
Educators continue to find Education Service Centers invaluable

Educators continue to find Education Service Centers invaluable

Texas educators continue to find services provided by the 20 Texas Regional Education Service Centers (ESCs) invaluable, and school leaders strongly approve of the support being provided.
Kilgore man who allegedly tried to kill father pleads guilty to aggravated kidnapping

Kilgore man who allegedly tried to kill father pleads guilty to aggravated kidnapping

A Kilgore man who allegedly tried to kill his father in May 2013, has plead guilty to aggravated kidnapping.
Officials seeking 2 East Texans suspected of fraud

Officials seeking 2 East Texans suspected of fraud

The Kilgore Police is seeking two individuals accused of fraud.
Kilgore PD searching for city vandals

Kilgore PD searching for city vandals

Kilgore officials are searching of individuals connected to numerous acts of vandalism in the area.
Kilgore alcohol petition likely headed to ballots

Kilgore alcohol petition likely headed to ballots

A drive to place an alcohol proposition on the May ballot in Kilgore achieved its goal Wednesday, while an effort to do the same in Marshall is picking up steam.

Jack Stallard impressed with #2 Kilgore College

He's the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. Jack Stallard talked with KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner about the Kilgore College Rangers.
Kilgore College hosts Lady Ranger Classic

Kilgore College hosts Lady Ranger Classic

After a three-week break, the Kilgore College Lady Rangers will return to action in the Lady Ranger Classic that tips off today at Masters Gymnasium.
ETX man arrested on multiple drug, theft charges after found napping in car

ETX man arrested on multiple drug, theft charges after found napping in car

An East Texas man is behind bars after a quick nap at a Kilgore intersection revealed drugs, stolen credit cards, socials security and checks.
Kilgore man jailed on two child sex charges

Kilgore man jailed on two child sex charges

A Kilgore man was held Tuesday in the Gregg County Jail on multiple child sex charges.
Doctor arrested in Kilgore extradited to face drug, homicide charges

Doctor arrested in Kilgore extradited to face drug, homicide charges

An Oklahoma doctor was on his way home Monday evening to face drug and homicide charges arising from what authorities described as a deadly prescription drug practice.