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Local police dispatcher killed in 1-vehicle wreck

Local police dispatcher killed in 1-vehicle wreck

A Jacksonville Police dispatcher was killed in a one-vehicle accident Monday afternoon.
E-cig usage banned inside Smith Co. buildings, will follow same protocol as traditional smokers

E-cig usage banned inside Smith Co. buildings, will follow same protocol as traditional smokers

Electronic cigarettes and other vaping products will now be covered under Smith County's smoking ordinance and will not be allowed inside Smith County buildings nor within 50 feet of the county property entrances.
MO man arrested, charge with sexually assaulting ETX child

MO man arrested, charge with sexually assaulting ETX child

A Missouri man now calls the Smith County Jail home after being arrested on charges of aggravated child sexual assault.

Catfish for cash in East Texas

This time of year, bass tournaments are held all across East Texas, but one Jacksonville bait shop is holding a month long competition for the fish who tend to enjoy the bottom of the lake.

Weather Talk: Watches & Warnings

We begin KETK’s Severe Weather Awareness Week by talking about which National Weather Service forecast office covers your county.

Big Bass Bash, Kilgore man reels in the big one

Lake Palestine hosted the 2nd annual "Big Bass Bash" held April 12th and 13th, the two-day event is organized by Townsquare Media, KNUE Radio was out there for the big event.
Big Bash Bash, Kilgore man reels in the big one

Big Bash Bash, Kilgore man reels in the big one

Lake Palestine hosted the 2nd annual "Big Bass Bash" held April 12th and 13th, the two-day event is organized by Townsquare Media, KNUE Radio was out there for the big event.

'Tomato Republic' documentary wins big at Dallas International Film Festival

The 2014 Dallas International Film Festival has come and gone, but the big impressions the films left behind will not be soon forgotten.

Check your tax return

Here's something you won't believe. In fact, I had to read it a few times and then see it on tv to make sure I was right.

'Blood moon' peaks interest of astronomers and Christians

The heavens are putting on a celestial show Monday night into the early hours Tuesday morning known as the ‘blood moons.’ They are part of a what’s known as ‘tetrad,’ a set of complete and consecutive lunar eclipse

Big city shopping, small town living

If you ever pass through the town of Quitman, you might have heard about the "Texas Tea Room and Grill."
Nacogdoches' Clint Dempsey named Player of Week again

Nacogdoches' Clint Dempsey named Player of Week again

Clint Dempsey has been named the Major League Soccer Player of the Week for the second straight week. The Captain of the Seattle Sounders scored two goals in his Texas homecoming against Dallas.
Former Beaumont ISD employees guilty of stealing over $4 million

Former Beaumont ISD employees guilty of stealing over $4 million

The former Director of Finance and Comptroller of the Beaumont Independent School District (BISD) have pleaded guilty to federal charges in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
ETX couple arrested after man allegedly punches their baby in face, flees scene

ETX couple arrested after man allegedly punches their baby in face, flees scene

An East Texas couple is behind bars after authorities say a fight led the father to reportedly punch their infant child in the face.