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Inappropriate touching case reported at church children's retreat

So far, details are hard to come by in regards to an incident that took place during a Green Acres Church children's retreat.
Kraft recalls mac & cheese products due to possible metal in box

Kraft recalls mac & cheese products due to possible metal in box

Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling 242,000 cases of Original flavor Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Dinner because of possible metal material in some boxes. 
Longview man to spend time behind bars for sawed-off shotgun

Longview man to spend time behind bars for sawed-off shotgun

A 39-year-old Longview, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

“Make the Most of Your Summer”

Donna Spann, CEO of Capstone College and Career Advising, stopped by KETK to chat about their upcoming free workshop.

Celebrate Saint Patrick's Day at Bo's Steak & Grill

Chef Brian Crawford with Bo's Steak and Grill in Lindale, Texas, stopped by KETK to share some recipes for Saint Patrick's Day. For more information go to bossteakgrill.com
ET Baseball Notebook

ET Baseball Notebook

Pine Tree's Mason Hays struck out nine and did not walk a batter in 4 1/3 innings in a 6-2 win over North Forney.
TJC men lose to #1 seed

TJC men lose to #1 seed

Tyler Junior College was tied with Connors State at the half. But the Apaches gave up a 21-point run in the second half. The TJC men lost to the national tournament's top seed.

Non-profit coffee shop gets a new look

After months of planning, the Arc of Gregg County moved their shop to the corner of Tyler street this week.
PTISD Coach Jim Manning Named NETX FCA Coach of the Year

PTISD Coach Jim Manning Named NETX FCA Coach of the Year

Jim Manning, PTISD JV Girls Soccer Coach, has been named NETX Fellowship of Christian Athletes Coach of the Year. Coach Manning has been coaching for 35 years and been involved with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes for 29 years.
East Texas man sentenced to 15 years prison time for child porn

East Texas man sentenced to 15 years prison time for child porn

A 61-year-old Newton, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
Gregg County sex offender sentenced for child pornography

Gregg County sex offender sentenced for child pornography

A 42-year-old Kilgore, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
Infant thrown from vehicle in Upshur Co. crash, flown to Children's

Infant thrown from vehicle in Upshur Co. crash, flown to Children's

A child thrown from a vehicle during a one-vehicle crash east of Big Sandy is currently receiving medical attention at Children's Hospital in Dallas.
Quitman junior high, high school briefly evacuated

Quitman junior high, high school briefly evacuated

The Quitman Junior High and High School were briefly evacuated Tuesday morning.
Kilgore College wins $100,000 grant

Kilgore College wins $100,000 grant

Kilgore College announced Tuesday a $100,000 grant to be awarded to the university.
Henderson Co. DA responds to Randall Mays stay of execution

Henderson Co. DA responds to Randall Mays stay of execution

On Monday, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals placed a stay on the March 18 execution of an East Texas man.