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Shots fired at Kilgore firefighters, Chief calls Marshal a 'hero'

What started off as a routine call for Kilgore firefighters early Saturday morning, quickly escalated into a shootout. Assistant Fire Chief Michael Simmons says around 1 a.m.
7 injured in Kilgore crash

7 injured in Kilgore crash

Two families were hospitalized following a major two-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon near the intersection of Highway 259 and Highway 31.
Local police seeking identity of man who entered women's bathroom for lewd purpopse

Local police seeking identity of man who entered women's bathroom for lewd purpopse

The Kilgore Police Department is seeking the assistance of the commuinity in identifying a man who, earlier this month, entered a public women’s restroom for a lewd purpose.

Jack Stallard is in the Zone

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. Sunday, the Longview News-Journal will publish the Zone.
Pump Jacks nab TCL honors

Pump Jacks nab TCL honors

John Jaeger, James Lear and Anthony Gonsolin, who helped the East Texas Pump Jacks rally in the second half to keep the franchise’s playoff streak alive, have been honored by the Texas Collegiate League with the release of the league&rsqu
Tyler man killed in HWY 31 wreck identified

Tyler man killed in HWY 31 wreck identified

According to state troopers, a Tyler man was killed in a two-vehicle wreck near Kilgore Tuesday night.
'Conflict of interest' could be reason Kilgore College board president resigned

'Conflict of interest' could be reason Kilgore College board president resigned

Last week, the president of the Kilgore College Board of Trustees resigned, citing health issues. But not everyone on the board is convinced that's the only reason Charlie Hale left his post.
Tony Romo's first game will be on FOX 51

Tony Romo's first game will be on FOX 51

Tony Romo hasn't played since he got hurt last Decemeber. He'll play this weekend and we'll have it for you on FOX 51.
Houston Texans will play on KETK

Houston Texans will play on KETK

KETKnbc will broadcast the Texans this weekend. We'll have the Texans and the Falcons Saturday night at 7:00.
ETX law enforcement officers cleared in fatal shooting of murderer

ETX law enforcement officers cleared in fatal shooting of murderer

A Gregg County Jury has cleared five law enforcement officers in the fatal shooting of Randy Vinson earlier this year. The jury heard testimony on Wednesday.

Jack Stallard has the high school football preseason poll

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He votes in the statewide high school football poll. He was asked by KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner about this year's preseason poll.
Kilgore police name person of interest in missing woman case

Kilgore police name person of interest in missing woman case

The former husband of a Kilgore woman has been named a person of interest in her disappearance, police said Tuesday.
East Texas football scrimmages

East Texas football scrimmages

The Longview News-Journal has put together a list of high school football scrimmages. Teams will start woring out against each other soon.
East Texas Pump Jacks head to TCL playoffs

East Texas Pump Jacks head to TCL playoffs

Since the East Texas Pump Jacks joined the Texas Collegiate League, no team has had more players drafted by big league teams or more members of the All-TCL team.
Kilgore revisits EMS services

Kilgore revisits EMS services

After some council members received negative feedback, the Kilgore City Council plans to revisit a proposal Tuesday that suggests the fire department take control of emergency medical services in the city.