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Surprising new item is now a super food

A new item on the list of super foods may surprise you. It's wild hog. You can find the meat all over East Texas.

Adrian Peterson's hometown reacts to reports

Adrian Peterson is a past Palestine Wildcat football star, an all time leading rusher for the Minnesota Vikings, and now has been charged with injury to a child.

Hospital precautions in place for Ebola outbreak

The Center for Disease Control released a 6 page pamphlet for hospitals containing an “action plan” to prepare healthcare workers for the Ebola virus.
'Loan Ranger Bandit' enters not guilty plea

'Loan Ranger Bandit' enters not guilty plea

The infamous "Loan Ranger" entered a not guilty plea in the U.S. Western District Court on Tuesday.

National Preparedness Month 2014

Russell Hopkins, NET Health's Director of Public Health Emergency Preparedness, stopped by KETK to chat about National Preparedness Month.

East Texas State Fair to open Friday for 99th year

It's that time of year again! The East Texas State Fair starts Sept. 19. Grab your kids, get your stomachs ready for some fair food, this year is going to be pretty spectacular.
UPDATE: Wood County murder suspect turns self in

UPDATE: Wood County murder suspect turns self in

A man accused of murdering a Mineola teenager has turned himself in to authorities.

Tyler Lee district opener will be Friday Football Fever Game of Week

Tyler Lee will start play in 6A this Friday. Friday Football Fever will be there.
Bishop Gorman's Michael Goodwin earns statewide title

Bishop Gorman's Michael Goodwin earns statewide title

Michael Goodwin of Bishop Gorman was one of six student athletes selected in week three as Built Ford Tough Texas High School Football Players of the Week.
Palestine PD identifies woman who shot at ex-boyfriend in post office

Palestine PD identifies woman who shot at ex-boyfriend in post office

The Palsetine Police Department has identified the woman who allegeldy shot at her ex-boyfriend at the local post office last week.

DPS takes 'corrective action' against trooper at scene of dog's death

The Texas Department of Public Safety has taken "corrective action" against a trooper who was accused of poor conduct during an incident where an East Texas family's dog was shot and killed.
Ex-husband of missing Kilgore woman to be extradited to Colorado

Ex-husband of missing Kilgore woman to be extradited to Colorado

A man who has been named of person of interest in the disappearance of a Kilgore woman will be transferred to Arapahoe County, Colorado,
Truck catches fire on Old Bullard Road

Truck catches fire on Old Bullard Road

A truck burst into flames Wednesday morning in South Tyler. The truck caught fire on Old Bullard Road right beside The Cleaning Company. KETK was first on scene and thankfully, no injuries were reported.
Gregg County auditor says salary scheme to be tweaked

Gregg County auditor says salary scheme to be tweaked

Two Gregg County commissioners said Tuesday that they have worked out most issues with an incoming employee pay protocol intended to put the brakes on rising salaries.
East Texas food pantries see increased need, decreased donations

East Texas food pantries see increased need, decreased donations

A solitary jar of peanut butter sits on the shelves of the Longview Community Ministries’ Food Box food pantry.