Kilgore

Kilgore amends noise ordinance

Kilgore amends noise ordinance

Kilgore residents now have a simplified noise ordinance after council members voted Tuesday to cut subjective language from the document.
Actors had long journey to Texas Shakespeare Festival

Actors had long journey to Texas Shakespeare Festival

Texas Shakespeare Festival Founder Raymond Caldwell thought the two actors sitting across the table from him at Chili’s in Kilgore almost a year and a half ago were jesting with him.

Local church offers special needs VBS

Sometimes churches are unaware they're leaving a group of children out during vacation bible school, but First Christian Church in Kilgore is an exception.
Kilgore man accused of burglarizing several vehicles

Kilgore man accused of burglarizing several vehicles

Police arrested a Kilgore man early Saturday morning after he allegedly stole items from multiple vehicles.
Police and fire officials on patrol to make 4th of July safe

Police and fire officials on patrol to make 4th of July safe

Local Sheriff's Departments, Police and Fire Departments say they will be out in full force this weekend, some agencies even doubling officers on patrol.
Pumps Jacks end first half of season

Pumps Jacks end first half of season

Carlos Contreras and Chase Daughdrill proved to be a two-man wrecking crew on Wednesday at Driller Park.
Kilgore PD: Man arrested after 'tree worshipping'

Kilgore PD: Man arrested after 'tree worshipping'

A man was arrested overnight after he began acting strange and worshipping forestry in Kilgore.
Kilgore’s Torrence looking for win at Summit Racing Equipment Nationals

Kilgore’s Torrence looking for win at Summit Racing Equipment Nationals

Although his Capco Contractors Top Fuel dragster hasn’t exactly overwhelmed the competition in its last three appearances on the Mello Yello Tour, Kilgore native Steve Torrence knows that a strong effort in this week’s eighth annual
Kilgore company awarded incentive for expansion, adding 10 employees

Kilgore company awarded incentive for expansion, adding 10 employees

The Kilgore Economic Development Corp. will spend about $92,000 to help an area company in a planned $1.5 million expansion that will add 10 jobs.

'Divergent' star to play East Texas pianist in biopic

East Texas is headed to Hollywood! Earlier this week Crystal City Entertainment announced an upcoming movie about international pianist and former Kilgore resident Van Cliburn.

East Texas mom joins Kilgore Fire Department, passion 'on fire'

Julie Webb says becoming a firefighter has always been her dream.

Baby dropped off at Kilgore fire station gets foster home, name

The baby dropped off at a Kilgore fire station last week now has a home and a name. A foster family has taken the baby in and he's been given a name, Noah Jax Henderson.

Kilgore considering switching EMS service to fire department

A change to who operates the ambulance service in Kilgore could be around the corner.
Kilgore considers EMS run by fire department

Kilgore considers EMS run by fire department

Officials here are considering switching EMS services to the Kilgore Fire Department in a move that would add firefighters.

Bike stolen from young girl day after KPD returns property

A young girl in Kilgore had her bike stolen for the second time just a day after police returned it to her.