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Eddie's dream comes true

The Grace Care Center of Lufkin made one of their residents' dream come to life, by letting him be a country music star for the day.

Electronic cigarettes could be banned from Smith County facilities

It's possible that electronic cigarettes could be banned inside and outside of all Smith County facilities.
East Texan Brandon Belt belts another one

East Texan Brandon Belt belts another one

He's from Hudson, near Lufkin. And he's hot. Brandon Belt has started the new season on a home run tear. The East Texan Tuesday tagged his fifth homer of the year.

Job fair at UT Tyler prepares students for after college

Graduation is one month away and it's time to start thinking about after college. University of Texas at Tyler is having a job fair Wednesday April 9, from 11a.m to 2 p.m.. at the Ballroom at the University Center.

No thanks, Mr. Holder

It's all over the news. I grabbed this from the Daily Caller which snagged it from the Free Beacon.
ET Baseball Notebook: Perfect Brightwell, dominant Dotson take top accolades

ET Baseball Notebook: Perfect Brightwell, dominant Dotson take top accolades

Carlisle’s Zach Brightwell was perfect, and Henderson’s Conner Dotson beat up on the competition at the plate last week.
DPS identifies Upshur County fatal crash victim

DPS identifies Upshur County fatal crash victim

On Tuesday, authorities released the name of the person killed in a Monday evening wreck in Upshur County.

ETL: 2014 Smith Co. Relay for Life

Linda Richey with the American Cancer Society stops by KETK chat about the 2014 Relay for Life in Smith County. It's scheduled for April 19, 2014, at Harvey Hall in Tyler.

ETL: More ways 'PATH' helps

Greg Grubb, the Executive Director of PATH, stops by KETK. He chats with Bob and Jen Eye about some of the other services the organization offers.
Death row inmate loses appeal in rape, murder of Tyler woman

Death row inmate loses appeal in rape, murder of Tyler woman

The 5th U.S. Court of Appeals rejected another appeal from a man facing the death penalty for a 1996 murder in Tyler.

Leadercast 2014: Tools to become a better Leader

Business and community leaders will gather at Green Acres Crosswalk Conference Center on May 9th for the 2014 Leadercast in Tyler.

UPDATE: Church of Wells members injured following physical fight during community parade

— UPDATE: After months of being silent regarding the Catherine Grove Controversy 'Church of Wells' members are speaking out after three church members, Sean Morris (Elder of the church) Taylor Clifton, and Randall Valdez were
New Black Panthers protest handling of Alfred Wright death investigation

New Black Panthers protest handling of Alfred Wright death investigation

Protesters with The New Black Panther Party and the family of Alfred Wright held a demonstration in Jasper Monday.
Man wanted on Gregg Co. warrant arrested in Angelina Co.

Man wanted on Gregg Co. warrant arrested in Angelina Co.

A man wanted on charges of aggravated robbery in Gregg County is now behind bars in Angelina County.
Smith Co. officials seeking 2 men wanted for credit card abuse, theft

Smith Co. officials seeking 2 men wanted for credit card abuse, theft

Two East Texas men are wanted in connection with credit card abuse and theft in Smith County.