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Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 6:43pm

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Kilgore OKs sidewalk sales program

Kilgore OKs sidewalk sales program

Sidewalk sales won’t require a permit on selected hours two days a week in downtown Kilgore under a 90-day pilot program the City Council approved Tuesday.
Kilgore to hold SWAT training Thursday

Kilgore to hold SWAT training Thursday

If you hear what sounds like live gun fire near Kilgore Heights Elementary Thursday its because SWAT officers will be conducting active shooter training.
No arrest made after fatal Gregg County stabbing

No arrest made after fatal Gregg County stabbing

Gregg County Sheriff’s deputies hadn’t made any arrests but said they have identified a so-called person of interest in the Monday morning stabbing death of a Kilgore man.
ETX man dead after serious injury to stomach after assault

ETX man dead after serious injury to stomach after assault

An East Texas man is dead after suffering a major wound to his stomach early Monday morning.
Pump Jacks beat Strykers in Sunday doubleheader

Pump Jacks beat Strykers in Sunday doubleheader

The East Texas Pump Jacks grabbed a 5-1 win over The Woodlands Strykers in game one of a TCL doubleheader at Driller Park. They won the second game of Sunday's double header 3-2.
Police hold Kilgore man on multiple fraud charges

Police hold Kilgore man on multiple fraud charges

A Kilgore man remained behind bars Monday morning under bonds totaling $160,000 after what started as a response to criminal trespass call.
East Texan's body recovered after Saturday night drowning

East Texan's body recovered after Saturday night drowning

One East Texan's body is recovered after a drowning last night. Gladewater Fire Department tells KETK that it happened around 7:30 p.m. Saturday night.
Pump Jacks find win column

Pump Jacks find win column

East Texas got back in the win column in a big way Friday night.
Kilgore's Torrence seeks another winning performance

Kilgore's Torrence seeks another winning performance

His dominating victory Sunday at Bristol, Tennessee still lingers in Kilgore native Steve Torrence’s thoughts, but now his primary objective is to replicate that performance and become the first Top Fuel winner of the Auto-Plus New Englan
Pump Jacks’ losing skid grows to four

Pump Jacks’ losing skid grows to four

Acadiana took advantage of every opportunity the Pump Jacks gave them in the fourth inning Thursday night. The Pump Jacks, on the other hand, failed to capitalize on the opportunities presented to them.
Kilgore man facing multiple fraud charges

Kilgore man facing multiple fraud charges

A Kilgore man facing multiple fraud charges, including falsified prescriptions police say he used to buy up to 300 milligrams of hydrocodone, was held in the Gregg County Jail Thursday on bonds totaling $275,000.
Texas Shakespeare Festival set for June 27 - July 28 in Kilgore

Texas Shakespeare Festival set for June 27 - July 28 in Kilgore

The Texas Shakespeare Festival will open its 28th season Thursday, June 27, in Van Cliburn Auditorium on the Kilgore College main campus.
Kilgore police arrest two on meth charges

Kilgore police arrest two on meth charges

Two men remained jailed Tuesday afternoon after police say they found “shards” of methamphetamines during a traffic stop in Kilgore.
Kilgore College Ranger Cheerleader tryouts set for Saturday

Kilgore College Ranger Cheerleader tryouts set for Saturday

Kilgore College will host cheerleader tryouts Saturday, June 22, on the Kilgore campus. High school seniors and college freshmen, both men and women, are eligible to try out to become a KC Ranger Cheerleader.
Fire destroys bird sanctuary

Fire destroys bird sanctuary

The owner of more than 200 exotic birds that perished in a Sunday fire said he is heartbroken by the loss and isn’t sure how he’ll move forward.