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ETX teacher indicted for improper relationship with a student

ETX teacher indicted for improper relationship with a student

A Gladewater man was indicted by a Gregg County Jury Wednesday for his alleged relationship with a student.
Quitman mother indicted for murder of two daughters

Quitman mother indicted for murder of two daughters

A Quitman mother accused of killing her two children has been indicted on two counts of capital murder.
DPS identifies suspect who died in Upshur Co. police chase

DPS identifies suspect who died in Upshur Co. police chase

A teen who led police on a chase in Upshur County died after his vehicle drove underneath a tanker, and he was thrown from his truck. According to DPS, Lane Buchanan, 18, of Gilmer, was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Longhorns 'Hook 'Em' a Buckeye, Traylor accepts UT coaching position

An East Texas football coach and athletic director is heading to the "Forty Acres."

Authorities release audio recordings of calls between Kristiana Coignard, police

Audio recordings of phone calls made to dispatch by a Longview teenager who was fatally shot in the Longview Police Department lobby have been released.

The Women's Fund donates thousands to local charities

 Since 2009, The Women's Fund has awarded more than a half of a million dollars in grants to twenty initiatives throughout Smith County. This time, Habitat for Humanity and PATH - People Attempting to Help - were proud recipients.

An old church has a new congregation

A historic church in East Texas has reopened after closing down last summer. Keith and Patsy Milam have purchased the church. "In 2008, the Lord spoke to both of us to begin to be pastors of our own church," said Keith.
Jeff Traylor: Decision on UT job coming Friday morning

Jeff Traylor: Decision on UT job coming Friday morning

KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner has learned from Jeff Traylor that a decision will be made on the Texas job Friday morning. Traylor said in a text the decision will be made tomorrow at 9:00.

Major weather changes for 2nd half of February

Well, if you are a fan of colder temperatures (what a typical winter is usually like), you are going to love the forecast we have next week! We even have a chance of wintry weather on Tuesday.

The beginning of Jeff Traylor's winning ways in Gilmer

 Logan Bishop runs Outdoor Connection in Jacksonville, but during his high school days he played center for the Gilmer Buckeyes, and for head coach Jeff Traylor.

Candidates gear up for spring election

Candidates in Longview are gearing up for a Mayoral and City Council election this spring.

Oil jobs affected globally, but not so much in East Texas

 If you've been in Texas long enough, you probably know somebody who is working in the oil industry. But while consumers like that gas prices are low, jobs are being affected.
Mobberly Baptist Church to close daycare due to Obamacare

Mobberly Baptist Church to close daycare due to Obamacare

Mobberly Baptist Church announced Thursday they will no longer be providing daycare due to the cost of Obamacare and will be closing their Child Development Center (CDC) on March 13.

UPDATE: 1 hospitalized in Loop 323 crash; traffic returns to normal flow

Update: An unidentified man has been taken to a Tyler hospital following a two-vehicle crash on Loop 323.
Whitehouse's Patrick Mahomes battling for starting job at Texas Tech

Whitehouse's Patrick Mahomes battling for starting job at Texas Tech

The candidates are Davis Webb, a junior coming off shoulder surgery, and Patrick Mahomes, a sophomore who threw for 439.6 yards per game in his final three starts of the 2014 season.