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East Texas knew Elvis before he was The King of Rock and Roll

The King of Rock and Roll would have been 80 years old Thursday. Elvis performed at The Mayfair building in Tyler many years a go. Elvis Presley was a poor musician looking to make some money.

Weekend wx update; more rain than wintry weather

I have newer model data for the two chances of wintry weather in East Texas.

Doctors say diabetes is the new epidemic; millions affected in US

 We stayed glued to the news when it came to dealing with Ebola. The severity of the flu has doctors calling the sickness an epidemic, but there's another disease out there becoming just as prominent.

Icy roads prove dangerous for drivers

 When it comes to wintery weather, road icing kills more than twice as many people every year as tornadoes, hurricanes, lightning and severe thunderstorms combined. And even more alarming, everyone is at risk.

Friday marks first ever "Law Enforcement Appreciation Day"

 Every day more than 700,000 men and women put a badge and uniform, knowing the dangerous situations they may face that day.
Police: ETX repairman caught stealing on the job

Police: ETX repairman caught stealing on the job

An East Texas repairman is currently behind bars after he was caught stealing on the job.

Flint father charged in daughter's death to enter plea Friday

A Flint man facing charges in connection to the death of his daughter will appear in court Friday. His child died after getting locked in a hot car back in July 2014.

Linda Davis and friends return to Liberty Hall

Singer/songwriters Linda Davis, Lang Scott and Bill Whyte will perform an “Evening in the Round” at Liberty Hall on Jan. 9 at 8 p.m.
Gilmer celebrates Buckeye champs

Gilmer celebrates Buckeye champs

The State Champion Gilmer Buckeyes football team were celebrated by the community Wednesday during a meet and greet in Gilmer.
Henderson taking unwanted items for residents

Henderson taking unwanted items for residents

 The city of Henderson is inviting residents to bring unwanted items to the Public Services Department Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
ETX man accused of trying to flush drugs down toilet during drug bust

ETX man accused of trying to flush drugs down toilet during drug bust

A Mt. Pleasant man is accused of trying to flush narcotics down his toilet during a drug bust at his home.
Lindale PD seeks 5 connected with Wal-Mart theft

Lindale PD seeks 5 connected with Wal-Mart theft

The Lindale Police Department is asking for assistance in identifying five men who committed felony theft at the Lindale Wal-Mart on Tuesday.

Still together, 70 years later

In a nation where the number of marriages ending in divorce is on the rise, this inspiring couple is defying the odds in a big way.

Garrett Sanders visits a cold Valley Ranch

KETK's Garrett Sanders watched the Cowboys practice in the cold Wednesday. Valley Ranch felt like Valley Forge.

Call it what it is

I was at the gym this morning when I saw our morning news announce the barbaric terror attack in Paris.