Kilgore

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.
Kilgore PD seek whereabouts of missing man

Kilgore PD seek whereabouts of missing man

According to the Kilgore Police Department, Aaron Wayne Fouse, 35, of Kilgore has been reported as missing. Fouse was last heard from on September 7, 2013. He is 6’2”, and weighs about 340 pounds.
East Texas school officials hear state plan to improve ratings

East Texas school officials hear state plan to improve ratings

Texas Education Agency officials Thursday outlined how the state agency will intervene in districts and schools that received an Improvement Required rating under a new accountability system implemented this year.
Kilgore College instructor says living on streets helped effort to open outreach center

Kilgore College instructor says living on streets helped effort to open outreach center

When Gus LaFosse told people he wanted to start an outreach program for the homeless in Longview, he was told he couldn’t succeed because he didn’t understand what it meant to live on the streets.

TJC and Kilgore find win column Saturday

Two East Texas schools came away with the win in their Saturday games. Tyler Junior College beat SE Prep 49-0 in Tyler. TJC is now 3-0 on the season. Check out the above video for the highlights.

Undefeated Kilgore hands Pine Tree first loss of 2013

The Bulldogs, fresh from a week off, piled up 388 yards on the ground and another 81 through the air, coasting to a convincing 56-7 victory over the previously unbeaten Pirates.

KETK is live with four coaches

Pine Tree coach Derek Fitzhenry spoke with the media for the first time since he was reinstated. Fitzhenry spoke with KETK's Garrett Sanders before Pine Tree's game Friday night against Kilgore.

Phil Kuchinsky and Garrett Sanders preview Robert E. Lee-John Tyler and Kilgore-Pine Tree

KETK Sports was live at 5:00 Friday. Phil Kuchinsky previewed tonight's cross-town rivalry between John Tyler and Robert E. Lee.
$25.7 million Kilgore budget gets OK

$25.7 million Kilgore budget gets OK

Kilgore stays on a path of large capital improvements in a $25.7 million annual spending plan approved Tuesday, but the focus shifts somewhat from nuts-and-bolts infrastructure spending to quality-of-life projects.

Friday Football Fever: Web Exclusive

Phil Kuchinsky and Garrett Sanders break down the games they will be watching on Friday night. Check out the above video for more on the John Tyler-Tyler Lee matchup, and the Kilgore-Pine Tree tilt.
Dodson Auditorium kicks off new concert season

Dodson Auditorium kicks off new concert season

From jazz essentials to going Bach to the Future, Kilgore College’s Dodson Auditorium will come to life Sept. 23 as it kicks of its 2013-14 concert season.
4 Star Cinema sets lineup for Fall Film Festival

4 Star Cinema sets lineup for Fall Film Festival

Kilgore’s 4 Star Cinema has announced the lineup of its Fall Film Festival, which will open Wednesday, Sept. 18, and continue through Oct. 10.
Tanker truck overturned at Highway 259, Woodlawn in Kilgore

Tanker truck overturned at Highway 259, Woodlawn in Kilgore

According to Kilgore Police Department Assistant Chief Roman Roberson, a tanker truck has overturned at Highway 259 and Woodlawn Street.
Kilgore College instructor awarded with Outstanding Distance Learning Faculty Award

Kilgore College instructor awarded with Outstanding Distance Learning Faculty Award

Kilgore College is pleased to announce that Michelle Wilder, English instructor, has been recognized with a 2013 Outstanding Distance Learning Faculty Award.

VIDEO: ETX cross-dressing store robber identified while serving time in LA jail

The Kilgore Police Department believes they have identified an East Texas man, serving time in a Louisiana jail, as the suspect who dressed as a woman in an August 2012 liquor store robbery.