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Garrett Sanders is live with Gilmer's coach

KETK's Garrett Sanders talked with Gilmer coach Jeff Traylor Friday at Lobo Stadium in Longview. The Gilmer Buckeyes were getting ready to play their state quarterfinal game against the Atlanta Rabbits.

Stacey is protected against the flu

Sylvia Warren, NET Health's Director of Immunizations stopped by KETK to chat about National Influenza Week. Warren also gave Stacey Spivey the Intranasal Influenza Vaccine.

Two lovely ladies stop by KETK to share a 'Tuna' tale

A tale from the town of Tuna, Texas is coming to Tyler Civic Theatre. Inita Goodwin and Helen Bedd stopped by KETK to tell us about  'A Tuna Christmas'.
UPDATE: Traffic flowing again on 155 S, 1 flown to hospital

UPDATE: Traffic flowing again on 155 S, 1 flown to hospital

DPS officials responded to a one-vehicle crash Friday evening on Highway 155 South .

Longview man sentenced to 240 years for child pornography

A Longview man is behind bars for child pornography after two of his computers and three hard drives were seized by federal and local law enforcement.

Peacan pie in a jar and much more

John Abler with Sweet Gourmet in Tyler, stopped by to chat with Bob and Stacey. For more information go to http://www.sweetgourmetonline.com  
TEA releases statewide Academic Performance Report

TEA releases statewide Academic Performance Report

Commissioner of Education Michael Williams announced today that the 2013-14 Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) is now available on the Texas Education Agency website.
East Texas documentary to play on Tyler screens

East Texas documentary to play on Tyler screens

"Little Hope Was Arson" a documentary shot right here in East Texas has been gaining attention on a national level.
Grand Jury indicts man accused of robbing Kilgore teen

Grand Jury indicts man accused of robbing Kilgore teen

A Kilgore man accused of of holding up a 16-year-old at gunpoint has been indicted by a Gregg County Grand Jury.
Trinity Titans to play for Six-Man state championship Saturday

Trinity Titans to play for Six-Man state championship Saturday

 When on a winning streak, many athletes are hesitant to change certain things. At the Trinity School of Texas, a few of the football players decided not to cut their hair as long as the team kept winning.
State playoff games tonight

State playoff games tonight

John Tyller will play McKinney North at Denton's Apogee Stadium at 7:30 Friday. Gilmer will play Atlanta at Longview's Lobo Stadium at 7:00. Alto will play Centerville at 7:30 at Wildcat Stadium in Palestine.
DPS: 1 dead after car leaves road, hits tree

DPS: 1 dead after car leaves road, hits tree

Authorities are working to identify a deceased driver following a one-vehicle crash in Deep East Texas.

Body of Trey Sands found, Kilgore community mourns

 "How could somebody murder Trey?" asked Ronna Kay Hanks, a family friend of the Sands'. Friends of 28-year-old Trey Sands said he could light up the room with just one smile.
3rd suspect in murder of Kilgore man turns self in to police

3rd suspect in murder of Kilgore man turns self in to police

The body of a missing Kilgore man has been found in West Texas and two people were in connection with his death.

Cowboy church collects for kids

The congregation at "Sit' em Down Cowboy Church" in Big Sandy wants to help children while spreading God's word. They are camping out and collecting donations for the needy.