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Smith Co. woman's death sentence upheld in murder of babysitter

Smith Co. woman's death sentence upheld in murder of babysitter

A Smith County woman convicted of killing a mentally-challenged person had her appeal denied Monday by a Texas appeals court.

Research shows asthma linked to heart attacks, strokes

Evidence now shows people with uncontrolled asthma are more susceptible to heart attacks and strokes

Lies and more lies

It's time to sign up for Obamacare again, you ready? Gallup shows the approval rating for this turkey of an insurance program thrown at America through crooked deals and lies. People know it's a mess.
ETX woman sentenced to 54 months for student financial aid fraud

ETX woman sentenced to 54 months for student financial aid fraud

A 32-year-old Flint, Texas woman has been sentenced to federal prison for violations in the Eastern District of Texas, U.S. Attorney John M. Bales announced Tuesday.

Corky Nelson, Earl Campbell's coach at John Tyler, passes away

I was filling-in on a radio talk-show one day and a caller said coaches don't really make a difference. I said yes they do. Just ask Earl Campbell.

No degree required

Let me first say I am a college grad and in no way am I putting down higher learning. But, the world is changing and maybe everyone doesn't need a degree in Russian literature.

Longview, Lufkin and John Tyler coaches are live on KETK

John King of Longview, Todd Quick of Lufkin and Ricklan Holmes of John Tyler were live on KETK News at 6:00.
2 men arrested after Tyler Police conduct search warrant

2 men arrested after Tyler Police conduct search warrant

Two men were arrested Friday for possession of narcotics. Tyler Police executed a search at a house in the 5100 block of Stagecoach Drive where the suspects were found. Officers found marijuana and weapons at the home. 
Friday Football Fever playoff time

Friday Football Fever playoff time

Have you got the Fever? We've got the Friday Football Fever playoff edition. We'll be live from Rose Stadium for the rematch between Longview and Lufkin.
John Tyler HS lockdown lifted after 'planned altercation'

John Tyler HS lockdown lifted after 'planned altercation'

According to Tyler Independent School District officials, John Tyler High School was placed on lockdown for a brief time.
1 arrested in Tyler robbery, investigation ongoing

1 arrested in Tyler robbery, investigation ongoing

One person has been arrested in connection with a late night robbery in Tyler. According to the Tyler Police Department, officers responded to 4917 Thistle on a reported robbery of an individual.

KETK is live with Gladewater and Kilgore

Gladewater had no trouble in its playoff opener. KETK's Garrett Sanders was live from Mount Pleasant for Gladewater's game against Nevada Community.

White Oak and Sabine lose playoff openers

White Oak went to the state semifinals last year. This year the Roughnecks were eliminated in the first round.

Phil Kuchinsky and Garrett Sanders brave the cold to report on the playoffs

KETK battled below-freezing wind chill to cover the Texas high school football playoff openers. Phil Kuchinsky was live in Lufkin for Kilgore's game against Jasper.
Texans coach says Johnny Manziel will get his chance

Texans coach says Johnny Manziel will get his chance

Coach Bill O’Brien was asked Wednesday about Johnny Manziel and the Texans’ decision for the No. 1 overall pick of the 2014 NFL draft. O’Brien said Manziel should shine as a pro when his time arrives.