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Tyler children's stand raises funds, awareness for cystic fibrosis

Tyler children's stand raises funds, awareness for cystic fibrosis

A group of Tyler children are banding together to raise funds in honor of one child who has been diagnosed with cystic fibrosis (CF).

Dicks Bar and Cajun Grill to hold noodling tournament

Noodling has become a very common form of fishing in texas since its legalization back in 2011. The tactic involves getting in the water and sticking your arm into a riverbank hole.

Bikers Against Child Abuse helping East Texas child abuse victims

When children are abused, the grief doesn't end when the perpetrator is arrested. Many children have to testify about the abuse and relive their experiences  in court.

New app for smart phones repels mosquitoes

A new smart phone app is supposed to repel mosquitoes by emitting a high frequency sounds. The app is free to download and has adjustable frequency levels so that you may use the frequency level suitable for your region.
Quitman PD releases more details surrounding deaths of children

Quitman PD releases more details surrounding deaths of children

The Quitman Police Department confirmed they are investigating the deaths of two young children.
ETX hospital owner convicted of health care fraud, identity theft

ETX hospital owner convicted of health care fraud, identity theft

A Dallas County, Texas, physician has been convicted of 15 counts of health care fraud violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Child playing with lighter sparks blaze, Tyler firefighters say

Tyler firefighters were called to a house fire Thursday afternoon. It happened in the 2100 block of Pine Crest Drive in the East side of Tyler.

'Free Tea Day' 2014

McAlister's Deli plans to give away more than 350,000 glasses of tea on Thursday, July 24, 2014. General Manager Jordan Butler stopped by KETK to chat about the 6TH Annual 'Free Tea Day.'
ETX stepdad who sexually abused 3 girls gets 60 years in prison

ETX stepdad who sexually abused 3 girls gets 60 years in prison

A man convicted of sexually abusing his three stepdaughters has been sentenced to 60 years in prison with no parole.
SPCA rescues 222 'cruelly treated animals' from ETX property

SPCA rescues 222 'cruelly treated animals' from ETX property

Under the authority of the Hunt County Constable, the SPCA of Texas is seized 222 cruelly treated animals—166 dogs, 43 cats, 14 kittens and 13 puppies—on Wednesday, July 23 from a property in Wolfe City, TX.
Longview, Tyler named top 10 Texas small city for business

Longview, Tyler named top 10 Texas small city for business

Forbes released new rankings this month for the "Best Small Places for Business and Careers" in the U.S. Both the Longview and Tyler areas ranked in the top 10 for the state and top 100 in the country.
Police: ETX couple faces off with knife, poker during breakup

Police: ETX couple faces off with knife, poker during breakup

An East Texas woman was arrested Wednesday afternoon for allegedly trying to stab her boyfriend during a breakup.
Boil water notice issued for area east of Tyler

Boil water notice issued for area east of Tyler

Due to power outages in Tyler, the Texas Commission on Environment Quality has ordered Jaskson Water Supply to issue a boil water notice.
4A All-State Baseball Team

4A All-State Baseball Team

Here is the Texas Sports Writers Association/Collin Street Bakery Class 4A All-State Baseball Team. Utility - Pat Mahomes, Whitehouse, sr. Player of the year – Kopech, Mount Pleasant
4A All-State Baseball Team

4A All-State Baseball Team

Here is the Texas Sports Writers Association/Collin Street Bakery Class 4A All-State Baseball Team. Utility - Pat Mahomes, Whitehouse, sr. Player of the year – Kopech, Mount Pleasant