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Pump Jacks set for home opener tonight

Pump Jacks set for home opener tonight

The East Texas Pump Jacks, coming off a 1-2 road trip to open the 2014 Texas Collegiate League season, will make their home debut tonight when The Woodlands Strykers visit historic Driller Park in Kilgore.
Police arrest 1 in Kilgore shooting

Police arrest 1 in Kilgore shooting

Kilgore Police arrested one person Tuesday morning following a shooting on the southeast side of the city.

Douglass Indians shutout Carlisle Indians

One is near Henderson. The other is near Nacogdoches. Carlisle and Douglass always seem to play each other in the state baseball playoffs. Thursday night in Kilgore, they met for the fourth straight year.

Jack Stallard previews the East Texas Pump Jacks

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He spoke with KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner about the East Texas Pump Jacks. They will have their home opener in Kilgore next Tuesday night.
Kilgore police seek information on armed robbery, car-jacking

Kilgore police seek information on armed robbery, car-jacking

The Kilgore Police Department is seeking information on a Sunday morning armed robbery and car-jacking.

East Texas Pump Jacks primed for another big season

The East Texas Pump Jacks are back for their eighth season in Kilgore. The summer wood bat league will bring college players to Driller Park starting next Tuesday.

Kilgore firefighters welcome Saudi Arabian fire chief

The Kilgore Fire Department held a special training session Friday morning for an international guest of honor.
ETX woman's disappearance labeled suspicious

ETX woman's disappearance labeled suspicious

The Kilgore Police Department has labeled an East Texas woman's disappearance as suspicious.

Kilgore teen battling cancer gets prom surprise

To high school students, prom can be a magical experience.
Former Longview city councilman jailed on 2nd theft charge in 8 months

Former Longview city councilman jailed on 2nd theft charge in 8 months

The Kilgore Police Department arrested a former Longview city councilman on Monday on a theft of property charge, according to Gregg County judicial records.

Dogs stop mail delivery in Kilgore

Wagon Wheel Road resident Joanie Wheeler says her and her neighbors are having a difficult time with mail delivery. "We don't get mail due to an aggressive dog situation..they won't deliver mail out here."

Business 'sizzling' at Firehouse Bar & Grill

Business at  The Firehouse Bar & Grill is sizzling.
Kilgore College trustees say no to deep audits

Kilgore College trustees say no to deep audits

A majority of Kilgore College trustees in one motion Monday voted down 15 proposals for detailed audits of accounts, from the president’s personal mileage to cheerleader funds.
Kilgore police seeking identity of woman connected to theft

Kilgore police seeking identity of woman connected to theft

Law enforcement officials are searching for a woman who allegedly committed the crime of theft recently.
KPD: 2 thrown from truck in wreck, hospitalized

KPD: 2 thrown from truck in wreck, hospitalized

Emergency crews are responding to a major wreck with injuries in Kilgore on Highway 259. The Kilgore Police Department tweeted a picture of the scene from the 3800 block around 2:58 p.m.