Kilgore

RV catches fire on I-20 near Kilgore, crews clearing scene

RV catches fire on I-20 near Kilgore, crews clearing scene

The Kilgore Fire Department tells KETK crews are on scene of a motor home fire on Interstate 20. 
Woman sues Kilgore Police Department in son’s 2011 fatal shooting

Woman sues Kilgore Police Department in son’s 2011 fatal shooting

A Mesquite woman has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Kilgore Police Department over the 2011 death of her son, Jamel Montres Joseph Freeman.
Kilgore couple to speak against saltwater injection well

Kilgore couple to speak against saltwater injection well

Former Kilgore Mayor Joe T. Parker said Monday he would fight a natural gas driller that wants to turn an oil-producing well on his property into a saltwater injection well.
ETX man arrested for murder of teenage girl, suspect's family insists shooting was accidental

ETX man arrested for murder of teenage girl, suspect's family insists shooting was accidental

Kilgore Police have arrested a man believed to have shot and killed a Hallsville girl late last night. It happened in the 3000 block of Mustang Drive in Kilgore at 9:12 p.m
Kilgore man charged in teen's shooting death

Kilgore man charged in teen's shooting death

A Kilgore man faces a murder charge after police say he fatally shot a 17-year-old Hallsville girl at his home.

Kilgore Bulldogs talk about 5-0 start

KETK caught up with several members of the 5-0 Kilgore Bulldogs after their 49-7 victory over Bullard. Click the above video to watch those interviews.

Kilgore cruises past Bullard 49-7

The Kilgore Bulldogs grabbed a 49-7 win over Bullard Friday night. Kilgore was on fire from the start, scoring on the first play from scrimmage.

Garrett Sanders and Phil Kuchinsky preview Gilmer-Chapel Hill and Bullard-Kilgore

KETK was live at 5:00 at two big East Texas high school football games. Garrett Sanders was at Chapel Hill for tonight's game against top-rated Gilmer.
ETX routine traffic stop leads to discovery of stolen goods

ETX routine traffic stop leads to discovery of stolen goods

One person was arrested Wednesday night,  after a routine traffic stop in Kilgore led to the discovery of stolen items.
Kilgore College PD to get new camera equipment

Kilgore College PD to get new camera equipment

Kilgore College is moving toward installation of a new video surveillance system which will increase security through clearer images and by providing more memory for storage.
City set for ‘Kilgore Night Out’

City set for ‘Kilgore Night Out’

The City of Kilgore will host its annual “Kilgore Night Out” tonight to promote crime prevention and donate to the city’s food bank, Helping Hands.
Kilgore ISD mulls future of former middle school campus

Kilgore ISD mulls future of former middle school campus

Kilgore ISD trustees are discussing the future of the now-closed Maude Laird Middle School campus as pieces of its past fill the vacant gymnasium.
Kilgore's Kevrin Justice wins statewide award

Kilgore's Kevrin Justice wins statewide award

Kilgore High School running back Kevrin Justice was one of six athletes named Built Ford Tough Texas High School Player of the Week today.
Head Start absorbs cuts; officials say goal to provide services for families

Head Start absorbs cuts; officials say goal to provide services for families

When the federal government announced earlier this year that about $700,000 would be cut from federal Head Start funding for the regional education service center, administrators in Kilgore decided East Texas families shouldn’t suffer the

ETX KFC MURDERS: 30 years later

Monday marks the 30th anniversary of the Kentucky Fried Chicken murders in Kilgore. Many East Texans remember September 23, 1983, when armed robbers held up the KFC restaurant.