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ETX man sentenced to 2 years in prison for slitting puppy's throat

ETX man sentenced to 2 years in prison for slitting puppy's throat

An East Texas man has been sentenced to two years in prison for admitting to slitting the throat of his ex-girlfriends puppy.
Three injured in Lufkin shooting

Three injured in Lufkin shooting

Three people were injured in a shooting in Lufkin overnight. Police tell KETK, it happened near Winston Park in the 1000 block of Clinton Street.
WEATHER REPORT: Wednesday, April 9, 2014

WEATHER REPORT: Wednesday, April 9, 2014

We're half way there! It's Hump Day!

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