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Flu season in full swing

"Its October now so everyone should be coming in for their flu shot," said Erin Deese, an Administrative Director at Trinity Mother Frances Hospital.

Employee files lawsuit against Smith Co. Sheriff's Office

 A lawsuit has been filed against the Smith County Sheriff's office and the plaintiff is a current employee.
Authorities release photos of Smith Co. robber

Authorities release photos of Smith Co. robber

Authorities are asking for help in the identification of a robbery who held up a Smith County business on Monday.

Coors of Longview sold after 39 years

For almost 40 years, Coors of Longview has been a part of East Texas. But, by the end of the month, they will be under new ownership. The fire last July hurt them financially and the owner decided it was best to sell the company.
Can you identify this burglar?

Can you identify this burglar?

The Smith County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying a burglar. Detectives said this man is wanted for burglary of business in the 13600 block of Spur 364.
Tyler Police arrest suspect involved in Domino’s robbery

Tyler Police arrest suspect involved in Domino’s robbery

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 Tyler investigators arrested Bronson McCarty, W/M, born 04/15/1990, of Tyler, for the Aggravated Robbery that occurred at Domino’s Pizza on Shiloh Road.
ETX junior high football player who collapsed at practice returns to school

ETX junior high football player who collapsed at practice returns to school

An East Texas eighth grader is returning to school after he collapsed at his junior high football practice.
Report: East Texas college denies applicants over Ebola fears

Report: East Texas college denies applicants over Ebola fears

An East Texas college is under fire for allegedly rejecting students from countries with confirmed cases of Ebola.
Man arrested with meth, 2 pounds of cocaine during stop

Man arrested with meth, 2 pounds of cocaine during stop

An Arkansas man was taken into custody Tuesday after police found a large amount of cocaine allegedly in his possession.
Woman to plead not guilty on 3 counts of manslaughter in July wreck

Woman to plead not guilty on 3 counts of manslaughter in July wreck

An East Texas woman has been indicted on three intoxication manslaughter charges after she allegedly killed three people in a July 201
POLICE: ETX man arrested after being denied alcoholic beverage, pointing assault rifle at patrons

POLICE: ETX man arrested after being denied alcoholic beverage, pointing assault rifle at patrons

An East Texas man is behind bars after an argument spiraled out of control at a local restaurant.
'Howl-O-Ween' tips to keep your pet safe

'Howl-O-Ween' tips to keep your pet safe

With the spookiest time of the year coming up we often forget about our furry friends and how they handle the holiday. KETK has compiled a list of tips to keep your fluffy sidekicks safe:
Police investigating early morning robbery of Tyler pizza parlor

Police investigating early morning robbery of Tyler pizza parlor

The Tyler Police Department is investigating the early morning robbery of a local pizza parlor. Around 12:15 a.m., police responded to a reported robbery at the Domino’s Pizza located at 5111 Troup Highway.

Kevin Sorbo talks career, Christian movies, and pro-life stance

Actor Kevin Sorbo spoke at K.E. Bushman's in Bullard Tuesday night for "Christian Homes and Family Services," a pro-life organization who supports local foster care and maternity adoption ministries.
City of Henderson names new police chief

City of Henderson names new police chief

The city of Henderson has chosen its new Police Chief. Deputy Chief James Pierson is set to take over the department. The announcement was made Tuesday evening at a city council meeting.