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Cold Early...Plenty of Sun and a Pleasant Afternoon!

Cold Early...Plenty of Sun and a Pleasant Afternoon!

EAST TEXAS FORECAST: TODAY: Chilly and frosty early...Otherwise, sunny to partly cloudy (high clouds)....Much milder this afternoon...High near 60....Winds SW 5 mph.
Gladewater's Daylon Mack making national news

Gladewater's Daylon Mack making national news

Signing day will be in three weeks and one of the best athletes in East Texas is getting noticed nationwide. Gladewater's Daylon Mack is ranked as the sixth-best player in the country according to ESPN.
East Texas high school basketball stat leaders

East Texas high school basketball stat leaders

The high school basketball season is in full swing.

Schlumberger announces plan to cut 9,000 jobs

In a Schlumberger press release, the company announced a major cut in their workforce numbers. The company stated they recorded a $296 million charge associated with a headcount reduction of approximately 9,000.

We pay you. You help us.

In its annual report to Congress today, the office of the National Taxpayer Advocate outlined a series of Internal Revenue Service failures.

Texas A&M Forest Service to celebrate 100 years by planting trees in Tyler

 The city of Tyler will be celebrating Arbor Day early in 2015. The community was chosen to kick off the Texas A&M Forest Service's '100 Years, 100 Trees.'

Tyler streets are getting a makeover

 If you live in Tyler and your neighborhood needs some street repair, KETK had some good news.
Car collides with semi head-on, woman dies at scene on Highway 31

Car collides with semi head-on, woman dies at scene on Highway 31

One person is dead following a major crash on Highway 31 West in Brownsboro.

Passerby helps save puppies from fire near Tyler

Quick action by a passerby saved around 10 English bulldogs and a home Thursday.

Rusk County decision aims to ease voting process

The goal of a unanimous decision by Rusk County Commissioners is to bring more accessibility for voters on Election Day.
Cass County inmate escapes law enforcement custody for short time

Cass County inmate escapes law enforcement custody for short time

A Cass County inmate escaped law enforcement custody for a short time Thursday afternoon.
Former TJC Apache drafted by Seattle Sounders FC

Former TJC Apache drafted by Seattle Sounders FC

With the 19th Pick in the 2nd Round (40th overall) of the 2015 Major League Soccer Super Draft, the Seattle Sounders FC selected Former Apache Oneil Fisher.
Head of Gulf Cartel pleads guilty to drug trafficking in Eastern District of Texas

Head of Gulf Cartel pleads guilty to drug trafficking in Eastern District of Texas

U.S. Attorney John M. Bales announced today that the current head of the Mexican drug trafficking organization, the Gulf Cartel, or Cartel del Golfo, has pleaded guilty to drug trafficking charges in the Eastern District of Texas.
Tyler IMAX theater to show ‘Game of Thrones’ special

Tyler IMAX theater to show ‘Game of Thrones’ special

IMAX announced Wednesday that a Tyler theater is among dozens in the U.S. that will be showing the first-ever television program at one of the theaters.
Police warn of men scamming elderly ETX woman

Police warn of men scamming elderly ETX woman

The Mt. Pleasant Police Department released two photographs of a man they believe took advantage of an elderly woman a few days ago.