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John Tyler advances to semifinals

John Tyler is going to the state semifinals again. The Lions crushed McKinney North Friday night in Denton, 64-40.

Gilmer wins big again

Gilmer won in Longview last week. The Buckeyes returned to Lobo Stadium Friday night and won again. Gilmer eliminated Atlanta in the quarterfinals, 64-25.

Alto eliminated

The perfect season has come to an end. Alto was eliminated by Centerville Friday night at Palestine, 23-20. It was the only loss of the season for the Mean Sting.
Nacogdoches police search for gunman in fatal shooting

Nacogdoches police search for gunman in fatal shooting

Nacogdoches Police are investigating a homicide that occurred at a residence in the 2000 block of Railroad Street this evening.

Even in death, you're not green enough

There is an organization called the Urban Death Project, and Katrina Spade is Founder and Director. She writes in the Huffington Post, even when we meet our maker, we will continue to foul Mother Earth.

Reagan Roy is live with the Alto coach; KETK is live at three stadiums

KETK's Reagan Roy was live with Alto coach Paul Gould. The unbeaten Yellowjackets will play Centerville tonight at 7:30 at Wildcat Stadium in Palestine.

"Festival of Trees" auction sponsored by Trinity Mother Frances Volunteers

 The 2014 "Festival of Trees" is sponsored by Mother Frances volunteers. They have 38 beautifully decorated christmas trees lining the main entrance. And it's all for a good cause.
One person injured in Highway 155 wreck in Palestine

One person injured in Highway 155 wreck in Palestine

Palestine emergency crews were called early this evening to a major crash on Highway 155 in Palestine. At least one person was loaded into an ambulance. It's not known how many vehicles were involved in the crash.

Rusk Panoloa C.A.C. have several children still on Angel Tree

Some won't be celebrating the holidays with their families. Some won't be reading the classic, "’Twas the night before Christmas" story before bedtime.

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