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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.
IRS announces delays in taxpayer refunds this year

IRS announces delays in taxpayer refunds this year

The IRS announced this week that it's receiving its lowest level of funding from Congress since 2008. That could result in a hiring freeze, meaning 3,000 to 4,000 full time employees will be gone by the end of June.

Officials identify couple found dead in possible Smith Co. murder-suicide

Authorities have identified two people who were killed following a shooting in eastern Smith County. Officials confirmed Mechelle Hall-Bell, 35, of Tyler, and Delithro Bell, 41, were found deceased Thursday morning.
Longview PD: Brothers found with more than 5 pounds of pot

Longview PD: Brothers found with more than 5 pounds of pot

 Two Longview brothers were arrested on drug charges Tuesday and a third was charged with assault when he became agitated after the initial arrests and punched an officer in the face, police said.

Surprising stats: Texas' financially irresponsible cities

Overall, Texas is ahead of much of the nation when it comes to job growth and economic development, but how long will it last? While the current climate may be bright and sunny, storm clouds could soon be rolling in.

Trevone Boykin reacts to winning Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award

KETK's Garrett Sanders was live at the Earl Campbell tyler Rose Award Banquet. TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin won.

Jack Stallard talks about Longview Lady Lobos

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked him about the Longview Lady Lobos. Stallard said...
TCU QB named Earl Campbell Award winner

TCU QB named Earl Campbell Award winner

Texas Christian University's star quarterback Trevone Boykin has been named the Earl Campbell Award Player of the Year. The announcement was made Wednesday night at Willow Brook Country Club in Tyler.
Commerce PD arrest two for alleged theft of ETX vehicle and trailer

Commerce PD arrest two for alleged theft of ETX vehicle and trailer

Commerce Police Department arrested two people for allegedly stealing a vehicle while in possession of illegal drugs.