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Portion of Jacksonville without power due to equipment failure

Portion of Jacksonville without power due to equipment failure

A portion of Jacksonville is without power Wednesday night. According to Oncor, 349 customers were affected by the outage. The site states the electricity loss was caused by an equipment failure.
TxDOT: Wintry weather expected to create driving hazards

TxDOT: Wintry weather expected to create driving hazards

With another wintry mix in the overnight forecast TxDOT crews are again preparing for the task of treating roadways that are expected to be rendered hazardous by inclement conditions.
Conditions released on victims in Wednesday evening fatal crash

Conditions released on victims in Wednesday evening fatal crash

Update: (1:37 p.m.) According to ETMC, Ashlee Regester is in critical but stable condition. The other two Regester children were treated and released. Their names will not be released, per the father's request.
Don't stand for second-rate drug deals; Rusk Police will straighten out the slackers

Don't stand for second-rate drug deals; Rusk Police will straighten out the slackers

Drug dealers these days, it's just not right for them to slacking off. But one East Texas Police Department has your back and they're ready to do the dirty work.
Local college increases tuition

Local college increases tuition

Kilgore College's Spokesperson Chris Craddock says the tuition increase next fall will be two dollars more per credit hour adding 2 hundred thousand dollars to the budget.
Jack Stallard talks Tatum Eagles

Jack Stallard talks Tatum Eagles

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked him about the Tatum Eagles. Stallard said...
Tyler Pounds Regional Airport prepares for inclement weather

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport prepares for inclement weather

As winter weather advisories are being posted for East Texas tonight and tomorrow, Tyler Pounds Regional Airport is preparing for snow removal activities.
Nacogdoches native to perform at Big Nac Music Festival with Reckless Kelly, others

Nacogdoches native to perform at Big Nac Music Festival with Reckless Kelly, others

Nacogdoches native and Texas Country chanteuse Kasey Lansdale takes to the road for her Texas "Restless Roadtrip" Radio Tour, which kicked off with Danny Merrell at KYKS-FM on January 26, returns home with a big performance in the Big
$5,000 reward offered in Kilgore theft

$5,000 reward offered in Kilgore theft

The Kilgore Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying the owner of a vehicle used in a theft at a local business.
LIST: School and business delays and closures for Thursday, March 5

LIST: School and business delays and closures for Thursday, March 5

With the possibility of wintry weather over the next 24 hours, schools in East Texas may be delaying or canceling classes. Businesses and other organizations may also have delayed openings or cancelations.
Spring Hill head football coach, athletic director resigns

Spring Hill head football coach, athletic director resigns

KETK was first to confirm Spring Hill head football coach and athletic director Mark Sartain's resignation.
Kilgore College surprised by Coastal Bend

Kilgore College surprised by Coastal Bend

The Kilgore College Rangers had their postseason cut short on Tuesday, dropping a 58-52 decision to 11th-seeded Coastal Bend at the Region XIV Conference Tournament. Kilgore finishes the season with a record of 20-9.
Tatum reaches regional tourney

Tatum reaches regional tourney

It was a familiar spot for the Tatum Eagles late in the fourth quarter Tuesday night in Palestine.
Update: Greenville student, 12, hit by distracted driver while boarding bus

Update: Greenville student, 12, hit by distracted driver while boarding bus

A Greenville ISD student was struck Tuesday morning by a passing vehicle and taken to Children's Hospital in Dallas.