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Gregg County officials impressed with early voter turnout

Gregg County officials impressed with early voter turnout

Early voting is underway in Gregg County. Residents of several cities have many big issues to vote on and officials say, so far turn out is higher than ever.
Henderson man jailed after routine traffic stop reveals drugs, paraphernalia

Henderson man jailed after routine traffic stop reveals drugs, paraphernalia

An East Texas man is behind bars after a Friday night traffic stop revealed him to be in the possession of drugs.
Cross-dressing East Texan jailed after allegedly being found with syringes, meth

Cross-dressing East Texan jailed after allegedly being found with syringes, meth

A cross-dressing East Texas man is behind bars after he was caught with illegal drugs.
Kilgore police seeking 3 in store theft

Kilgore police seeking 3 in store theft

The Kilgore Police Department is seeking the identity of three people suspected of stealing items from a local store.
Kilgore College teacher’s photo part of Houston museum exhibit

Kilgore College teacher’s photo part of Houston museum exhibit

Like a proud father, O. Rufus Lovett flipped through a book and magazines containing his photographs of barbecue, landscape and Southern roots. And he talked of how such images are made.
ETX oil field pipe theft suspects arrested

ETX oil field pipe theft suspects arrested

Two East Texas men are behind bars after police say they were cutting up stolen oil field pipes in a wooded area along Fritz Swanson Road.
ETX business loses more than $20K in oil due to vandals

ETX business loses more than $20K in oil due to vandals

Sheriff Maxey Cerliano and the Gregg County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public's help in sovling acriminal mischief case  in Kilgore.

Jack Stallard talks about Pine Tree playoff soccer

The Pirates and Lady Pirates are still alive in the state playoffs. Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He spoke with KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner about the Pine Tree boys.

Kilgore running back commits to UH

The University of Houston has picked up its second football commitment for the class of 2015 from Kevrin Justice, a running back from Kilgore.
Seminar addresses how to react to shooter in workplace

Seminar addresses how to react to shooter in workplace

People’s reactions can mean the difference between life and death when faced with the horror and chaos of a gunman in the workplace or school.
Kilgore PD seeking tips in February armed robbery case

Kilgore PD seeking tips in February armed robbery case

Kilgore law enforcement is asking for the public's help in solving a case that remains open almost two months after the crime took place.
Kilgore firefighters support community with new gear

Kilgore firefighters support community with new gear

When the Kilgore Fire Department motors through town, people catch a glimpse of something different: a red-and-black fire truck.
Kilgore Police seeking woman suspected of credit card abuse

Kilgore Police seeking woman suspected of credit card abuse

The Kilgore Police Department is seeking the identity of a person suspected of committing credit card abuse. The person has used the name "Donna."
Man tries to retrieve wallet from Kilgore PD, met with handcuffs

Man tries to retrieve wallet from Kilgore PD, met with handcuffs

A fourth person was arrested in connection to multiple crimes Monday after he tried to claim his wallet from the Kilgore Police Department.
Pine Tree grad to race in World of Outlaws event tonight at LoneStar Speedway

Pine Tree grad to race in World of Outlaws event tonight at LoneStar Speedway

Morgan Bagley is living his dream – racing cars against some of the best in the business. Tonight, Bagley will get to do it on a familiar track – LoneStar Speedway in Kilgore.