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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am
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Turf fields a health concern to some

A University of Washington soccer coach brought her concern to NBC after noticing two of her goalies developed lymphoma. Coach Amy Griffin wanted answers.

Stress reduction class coming to East Texas

A stress reduction class is coming to East Texas. Scott Martin joins us in the living room to tell us more.
Friday Football Fever Tonight!

Friday Football Fever Tonight!

Have you got the Fever? We'll have Friday Football Fever tonight on KETK. John Tyler will play at Ennis in a top ten showdown.
Gilmer to play first home game of season tonight

Gilmer to play first home game of season tonight

Playing the first home game of a season is reason enough to celebrate. And for the Gilmer Buckeyes, it’s coming on a week when Gilmer is hosting its annual celebration known as the “Yamboree.”
Ore City rallies for 28-21 win over Big Sandy

Ore City rallies for 28-21 win over Big Sandy

Step two in the Ore City Rebels’ quest for a district championship wasn’t without drama.
Tyler-area Aggies honored at 10th Annual Aggie 100

Tyler-area Aggies honored at 10th Annual Aggie 100

Tyler-area Aggie entrepreneurs continue to positively impact the economy with outstanding growth and determination.
Longview PD warns of scam in local paper

Longview PD warns of scam in local paper

The Longview Police Department is warning about a scam posted in a local newspaper. LPD stated the scam involves a mystery shopper job. The ad states the person will evaluate customer service of Western Union versus money gram.

East Texas cities ramping up emergency preparedness amid Ebola concerns

City leaders in Longview and Marshall are putting their emergency preparedness under a microscope to see if they could handle a possible Ebola outbreak after a second Dallas medical worker was diagnosed with the virus.
Authorities attempting to identify ETX burglars

Authorities attempting to identify ETX burglars

Authorities are asking for the public's help identifying three people from a recent burglary in Nacogdoches County.
UT Tower to glow for distinguished alumni including 2 East Texans

UT Tower to glow for distinguished alumni including 2 East Texans

Friday, the University of Texas Tower will glow orange in honor of the 2014 Distinguished Alumnus Awards, hosted by the Texas Exes.
DPS identifies 2 killed in motorcycle crash on Hwy 69

DPS identifies 2 killed in motorcycle crash on Hwy 69

Department of Public Safety officials have identified two people killed in a Thursday afternoon fatal motorcycle crash 
GCSO seeking identities of men who burglarized local convenience store

GCSO seeking identities of men who burglarized local convenience store

The Gregg County Sheriff's Office is asking for the assistance of the public in identifying four men who broke into a convenience store last week.
Former Longview football coach to be inducted into LA Sports HOF

Former Longview football coach to be inducted into LA Sports HOF

Pat Collins, who led the Longview Lobos to three playoff berths in four seasons as head football coach and later served as the school district’s director and as a consultant, will be inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame in June
81st Texas Rose Festival underway

81st Texas Rose Festival underway

The 81st Texas Rose Festival got started Thursday in Tyler. This year's theme will be "Cirque de la Rose"
Ebola VS. Flu symptoms

Ebola VS. Flu symptoms

The news of Ebola reaching our shores has coincided with our annual flu season. That leaves many asking, can we tell the difference between the symptoms?