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Kilgore balloon event draws hundreds to Driller Park

Kilgore balloon event draws hundreds to Driller Park

A decision to move a Kilgore balloon event to Driller Park this year paid off Wednesday in big ways, organizers said.
Kilgore man prepares family for move to Turkey to teach English language

Kilgore man prepares family for move to Turkey to teach English language

Mark Studdard grew up in a nomadic family as the son of missionaries. Now, the Kilgore potter plans to continue the tradition with his young family.
Kilgore man prepares family for move to Turkey to teach English language

Kilgore man prepares family for move to Turkey to teach English language

Mark Studdard grew up in a nomadic family as the son of missionaries. Now, the Kilgore potter plans to continue the tradition with his young family.
Kilgore College eyes $58.9M budget, flat tax rate

Kilgore College eyes $58.9M budget, flat tax rate

Kilgore College is looking at a $58.9 million budget for the coming school year with no increase in the current tax rate.
Pilots set sail on trial runs in push before balloon race starts

Pilots set sail on trial runs in push before balloon race starts

For the 55 pilots scheduled to compete in the 2014 U.S. National Hot Air Balloon Championship, the days leading up to the competition can be vital for practice.
Stallard: A victory lap, and a profile in courage

Stallard: A victory lap, and a profile in courage

You should have been there Friday. I’m talking to you, Kendall Sanders, Josh Gordon and Ray Rice.

Rusk County could take stance on housing illegal immigrants

As officials across the state and country try to find a solution to the immigration crisis, one county could soon become the first in East Texas to take a stance on housing illegal immigrants.
Alleged drunken driver who killed 3 released on bond

Alleged drunken driver who killed 3 released on bond

The woman accused of killing a woman and her two children in an alleged drunken driving incident has been released on bond.
Top Fuel Racing: Kilgore’s Torrence narrowly misses winners circle

Top Fuel Racing: Kilgore’s Torrence narrowly misses winners circle

Steve Torrence checked a couple of items off his “to do” list at Bandimere Speedway, but a winners circle appearance wasn’t one of them as the talented Texan bowed out of the 35th annual Mopar Mile-High Nationals in one of Sun
High-speed chase through Kilgore ends in an arrest

High-speed chase through Kilgore ends in an arrest

East Texas officials tell KETK a high speed chase through Kilgore has ended. At least one person was arrested when the chase ended outside the city limits. Details are limited at this time.
Kilgore College announces newest Rangerettes

Kilgore College announces newest Rangerettes

Surrounded by hopes, dreams and years of tradition, 36 young women became the newest members of the world-famous Kilgore College Rangerettes dance and drill team this morning.

Coach of Houston Cougars visits Kilgore

Tony Levine took over at the University of Houston when Kevin Sumlin left for Texas A&M three years ago. Levine came to East Texas Thursday.

Jack Stallard talks about the Dream Team

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editior of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked him about the Dream Team. Stallard said...
Tryouts continue for historic 75th Kilgore College Rangerettes

Tryouts continue for historic 75th Kilgore College Rangerettes

No matter the outcome Friday of the 75th Kilgore College Rangerette tryouts, some “hopefuls” say they have earned a lifetime of memories and lessons.
Kilgore College, Kilgore ISD discuss future of education

Kilgore College, Kilgore ISD discuss future of education

Kilgore College plans to have the renovated Laird Memorial Hospital functional for its health sciences classes by the fall semester, college President Bill Holda said during a Biz Connect luncheon Tuesday in Kilgore.