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East Texas high school basketball playoff scores; No three-peat for White Oak

East Texas high school basketball playoff scores; No three-peat for White Oak

White Oak has won two straight state championships. But there will not be a three-peat. The Roughnecks have been eliminated by Crockett, 51-49. It was White Oak's first playoff loss since 2011.

Motive revealed in slaying of Kilgore woman, 5 officials placed on leave

A motive has been revealed as to why an East Texas man killed a woman before being shot and killed by law enforcement.

Community mourning after gunman kills sister-in-law

The community of Kilgore is in mourning, after police say a man shot and killed his sister-in-law and was then killed by authorities. 
White Oak's playoff opener goes into overtime

White Oak's playoff opener goes into overtime

White Oak has won two straight state championships. The Roughnecks started their road to a possible three-peat in Tyler.

Firehouse Bar & Grill almost ready to open

The Kilgore Fire Department is just a couple of weeks away from completing their Firehouse Bar & Grill at the Meadowbrook Country Club.
Officials seek suspects in connection with $525,000 theft from ETX business

Officials seek suspects in connection with $525,000 theft from ETX business

The Gregg County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the assistance of the public in a theft and criminal mischief case.
Kilgore businesses could face new aesthetic regulations

Kilgore businesses could face new aesthetic regulations

Kilgore could be making entrance points to the city a little easier on the eyes with regulations for businesses that are located at entry points to the city. The proposed regulations are part of the city's beautification plan.
3A All-State Football Team

3A All-State Football Team

Five Kilgore Bulldogs have made the All-State team. Five made it from Chapel Hill. Five were named from Gilmer. Carthage had ten all-staters.

Authorities release 2006 'Jane Doe' reconstruction photos in hopes of identifying ETX woman

The skull of a 2006 "Jane Doe" in Gregg County has been reconstructed in hopes the body can be identified.
Kilgore woman jailed after officials find 56 grams of meth in car

Kilgore woman jailed after officials find 56 grams of meth in car

A Kilgore woman is behind bars after a routine traffic stop revealed she was in the possession of drugs.
Fugitive wanted in FL, AR arrested in ETX

Fugitive wanted in FL, AR arrested in ETX

According to the Gregg County Sheriff's Office a fugitive wanted in two states has been arrested in East Texas.
Kilgore girls, boys clinch district titles

Kilgore girls, boys clinch district titles

On a night when their offense struggled for most of the contest, it was defense that helped the Lady Bulldogs defeat Bullard, 34-25, Friday night at Bulldog Gym for the District 16-3A title.
Kilgore PD finds stolen truck unoccupied, alleged robbers still at large

Kilgore PD finds stolen truck unoccupied, alleged robbers still at large

The Kilgore Police Department is seeking two men who allegedly robbed a man at gunpoint at a Kilgore business, Thursday morning.
ETX woman wins $1 million prize playing TX Lottery

ETX woman wins $1 million prize playing TX Lottery

Jerelene Waters, of Kilgore, claimed a 50X The Cash top prize worth $1 million, the first of 10 top prizes for this game. The ticket was purchased at the AFM located at 3099 Estes Parkway in Longview.

NATIONAL SIGNING DAY: Kilgore Bulldogs

The following players will take their talents to the collegiate level and KETK wishes them all the best: