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TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 16, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 16, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Wednesday, July 16, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 9500 S. Broadway.  5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 3400 Mineola Hwy. 

Fostering change

Thousands of kids go through the foster care system every year and a lot of them are scarred with lifelong issues either from abuse, neglect or abandonment.

Reasons to fill your gas tank

Many of us are guilty of waiting to fill up our gas tank until it is below empty. Mechanics say we need to break the habit. The best time to fill up your tank is when you hit the quarter tank mark.

Like the late 70s, except worse

In all of my years on the Earth, I have not seen the world meting down since the late 70s.

East Texas teen advocates for cystic fibrosis

30,000 people in the U.S. are living with cystic fibrosis. It is a life-threatening genetic disease that affects the lung and digestive system. One of the thousands battling the disease is 12-year-old Maci.

Air conditioning thefts on the rise

Air conditioning units are in high demand when temperatures get warmer. Homeowners need them, and criminals want them.

Early signs of alzheimer's can be seen in your eyes and nose

New research shows early alzheimer's signs can be detected earlier by a few simple tests. It's proven: there's no cure for the disease, but research shows early signs of it can show up in your eyes and nose.
Authorities warn of fake 20s passed in East Texas

Authorities warn of fake 20s passed in East Texas

Authorities are warning the public to be aware of man passing fake $20 bills in East Texas.

'We're in this together'; Cancer awareness event

Adrian Davis and Willie Bradley Jr., stopped by KETK to chat about a cancer awareness event at the Church of Christ at Harris Chapel in Longview. The event is scheduled for 2:00 pm on Saturday, July 19, 2014.
Public hearing process for GoBus fare increases

Public hearing process for GoBus fare increases

On July 2, 2014, the ETCOG Executive Committee approved to begin the public hearing process required to raise fare rates for GoBus rural public transportation system.
ETX man accused of lumber attack, forcing child to ingest meth

ETX man accused of lumber attack, forcing child to ingest meth

An East Texas man was arrested over the weekend after police learned he allegedly attacked several people with a piece of lumber and forced a child to ingest methamphetamine.

Caught on Cam: Authorities looking for Lufkin mail thief

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants your help identifying a man who was recently caught on camer stealing mail.
New Diana’s Spell heading to Mississippi State

New Diana’s Spell heading to Mississippi State

When Cheyenne Spell was a senior at New Diana, the offers to play volleyball at a big-time Division I program were non-existent. “Only JUCOs,” she said.
ETX native, former Dallas Cowboy named Defensive Coordinator at Granbury ISD

ETX native, former Dallas Cowboy named Defensive Coordinator at Granbury ISD

Stephen Hodge, a former professional football player with the Dallas Cowboys, is joining the Granbury High School football coaching staff as defensive coordinator.
Beloved Longview chiropractor missing after shark dive in Bahamas, crews find dive gear

Beloved Longview chiropractor missing after shark dive in Bahamas, crews find dive gear

A beloved Longview chiropractor has gone missing after a shark dive 20 nautical miles off the coast of the Bahamas.