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Monday, December 22, 2014 - 1:31pm

Tyler

KETK is live with East Texas coaches before their playoff games

Garrett Sanders was live in Bullard. Phil Kuchinsky was live in Rockwall. KETK was live with East Texas coaches before their playoff games Friday.
John Tyler High School library book returned 39 years overdue

John Tyler High School library book returned 39 years overdue

John Tyler High School librarian Laura Russell received a special package in the mail recently. Opening the package, she removed the contents that were carefully wrapped in tissue paper.

Documentary looks back on 2010 East Texas church fires

The first month of 2010 was traumatizing for many East Texans. Ten churches burned to the ground. One film maker was intrigued by the chilling nature of this crime and decided to make a documentary about it.
3 arrested in connection with Tyler aggravated robbery

3 arrested in connection with Tyler aggravated robbery

Three more suspects have been arrested in connection with a Tyler aggravated robbery.
Committee announces Cattle Baron's theme, feature artist

Committee announces Cattle Baron's theme, feature artist

The 2015 Cattle Barons’ Gala Committee announced plans for the annual fundraising event benefiting the American Cancer Society at a kick-off event held on Tuesday, November 18, at Cowboy’s in Tyler.
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.