Kilgore

Rain does not keep KETK from going live at Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium

It was cold and rainy Friday night. But that did not keep Phil Kuchinsky from going live from Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium. KETK was live at 6:00 with Kilgore coach Mike Wood.
Kilgore oil derricks lit despite festival cancellation

Kilgore oil derricks lit despite festival cancellation

For the first time since 2004, the oil derricks in Kilgore were lit for Christmastime without an organized celebration Thursday.
Kilgore man saw JFK limo on way to hospital

Kilgore man saw JFK limo on way to hospital

Sixteen-year-old Gerald Stanglin stood in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963, watching in awe as President John F. Kennedy’s plane landed at Love Field.
Region 7 Curriculum Department in search of presenters for its 2014 Curriculum Conference

Region 7 Curriculum Department in search of presenters for its 2014 Curriculum Conference

Region 7 Education Service Center’s (ESC) Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment (CIA) Department is in search of teachers, administrators and other school leaders to present at its third annual curriculum conference being held June 11-12
Downtown Kilgore oil derrick lighting for Nov. 21 canceled due to potential weather threat

Downtown Kilgore oil derrick lighting for Nov. 21 canceled due to potential weather threat

The lighting of the downtown Kilgore oil derricks which officially kicks off the holiday season, has been canceled.
Kilgore group petitions to change liquor laws

Kilgore group petitions to change liquor laws

Organizers of the Kilgore Restaurant Group are seeking 1,000 signatures to change the system in which mixed alcoholic beverages are sold in the city’s restaurants.
Kilgore ISD to consider video conference meetings

Kilgore ISD to consider video conference meetings

Technology might change how school board meetings are conducted in an East Texas school district.

Kilgore still unbeaten; Bulldogs go to playoffs by upsetting Gilmer

How big was Kilgore's win over Gilmer? "I can't explain how it feels to me," said Kilgore defensive back Stefun Tatum.  "I wasn't expecting anything like this."
Kilgore officials join forces for 'Christmas Toy Drive 2013'

Kilgore officials join forces for 'Christmas Toy Drive 2013'

An annual holiday tradition for the Kilgore Police Department is a Christmas toy drive.
Kilgore jumps to 3A No. 2 after big win

Kilgore jumps to 3A No. 2 after big win

Kilgore’s 34-29 win over previous No. 1 Gilmer moved the Bulldogs up one spot in the Class 3A rankings on Monday with the release of the Associated Press high school poll.
Kilgore plants Little Free Libraries in parks

Kilgore plants Little Free Libraries in parks

Kilgore residents no longer have to visit their local library to check out a book, and pretty soon people in Longview won’t have to either.
Playoff Football Fever; East Texas bi-district schedule

Playoff Football Fever; East Texas bi-district schedule

Here are the East Texas playoff matchups for this week, November 14, 15 and 16. Gilmer vs Mineola, Thursday, 7:00 @ Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium in Tyler Tatum vs Kountze, Thursday 7:30 @ Lufkin
Pipe Organ Festival returns to East Texas

Pipe Organ Festival returns to East Texas

The third annual East Texas Pipe Organ Festival begins tonight and people from across the United States have made the trek to Northeast Texas to celebrate the famous sound of the Aeolian-Skinner pipe organ.

Kilgore talks about their perfect regular season

In a battle of unbeatens, Kilgore beat Gilmer Friday night to finish the regular season 9-0. KETK caught up with the team and head coach Mike Wood after their big win.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Kilgore claims 'District of Doom' title, beats Gilmer 34-29

In one of the most highly anticipated matchups in Texas high school football, the Kilgore Bulldogs were able to hold off the Gilmer Buckeyes 34-29 and claim the 16-3A 'District of Doom' title.