Local News

Local News + Tyler + Longview + Lufkin + Nacogdoches + Jacksonville + Kilgore + Henderson + Houston County + Upshur County + Wood County

VIDEO: East Texas Professional Credit Union robbery

Longview Police officers are still looking for the man who robbed the East Texas Professional Credit Union on August 13, 2014.
Smith County deputies arrest homicide suspect

Smith County deputies arrest homicide suspect

Investigators with the Smith County Sheriff's office are investigating a homicide.
Smith County Sheriff's office arrest homicide suspect

Smith County Sheriff's office arrest homicide suspect

At approximately 1:48am on Monday, August 18, 2014, Smith County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch received a 911 call regarding an unresponsive man.
Smith County Sheriff's office arrest homicide suspect

Smith County Sheriff's office arrest homicide suspect

At approximately 1:48am on Monday, August 18, 2014, Smith County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch received a 911 call regarding an unresponsive man.
Summer basketball team from East Texas earns national attention

Summer basketball team from East Texas earns national attention

When most people think of basketball, they think of November to March.
Jury indicts man who attacked ETX police chief

Jury indicts man who attacked ETX police chief

An East Texas man accused of assaulting the Lakeport Police chief was indicted by a Gregg County jury last week.
Tyler ISD names superintendent

Tyler ISD names superintendent

The Tyler Independent School District Board of Trustees officially named Dr. Marty Lane Crawford as the new Superintendent of Schools during a special board meeting today.
Smith County deputies investigating possible homicide

Smith County deputies investigating possible homicide

Deputies are investigating a possible homicide in the eastern part of Smith County. According to the Smith County Sheriff's Office, the incident took place in the 3700 block of Jackson Avenue.
1 E. Texan killed, 2 others seriously injured in weekend crash

1 E. Texan killed, 2 others seriously injured in weekend crash

One person was killed and two others were seriously injured in a weekend crash in Shelby County. 
Former ETX prison guard gets 99 years for molesting multiple girls

Former ETX prison guard gets 99 years for molesting multiple girls

An Upshur County man was sentenced Friday to 99 years in prison for the aggravated sexual assault of a child. 
ETX suspect wanted for kidnapping, attack of man

ETX suspect wanted for kidnapping, attack of man

Lufkin authorities are looking for a Diboll man who is allegedly part of larger group responsible for kidnapping and attacking another man.
Ebola epidemic delays Mercy Ships departure

Ebola epidemic delays Mercy Ships departure

Collateral hardship from the Ebola epidemic now includes a delay for Mercy Ships, which operates the world’s largest civilian hospital ship in ports on the West Coast of Africa.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 18, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 18, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Monday, August 18, 2014: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 3400 Mineola Hwy. Stick with KETK for more enforcement areas as they are posted.     
Chance of Rain and T-storms, Very Warm and Humid

Chance of Rain and T-storms, Very Warm and Humid

EAST TEXAS FORECAST: TODAY: A few morning showers, otherwise very warm and humid...A 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms throughout the day...High: 94. Winds: WSW 10 mph.

Bicyclists ride to raise awareness

Cyclists from all over the state gathered in Tyler to raise awareness about bicycle accidents. Sunday afternoon was the Vigilance Ride in Tyler. Cyclists came together to remember riders who have been injured on local roadways this summer.