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Gregg Co. man arrested for drug possession

Gregg Co. man arrested for drug possession

A Kilgore man is still behind bars after police found he was in possession of drugs. Michael Jerome Mumphrey, 30, was arrested Thursday in Gregg Co.

19th Annual Rusk County Antique Tractor and Engine Show

The Annual Antique & Engine Show is always held the 3rd Friday and Saturday in April at the Rusk County Youth Expo Center. Show events are from 9:00am – 9:00pm Friday and Saturday .

Weather Talk: NOAA Weather Radio

KETK Severe Weather Awareness Week wraps up with sharing with you the importance of a NOAA Weather Radio.

Local veterans forced to relocate Thursday, remain in homeless program

Many local veterans were upset Thursday after being forced out of their home in Tyler. The Andrews Center Homeless Veteran Program has been helping vets for the last five years.

Stevie Jo: The story behind 'his' voice

Stevie Jo Rosenbalm recently came home after a long run on NBC's The Voice. The Tyler native will perform a full concert Friday night at Liberty Hall in downtown Tyler.

East Texas churches and organizations prepare for Easter

Easter is right around the corner, and if you're looking for something fun to do with the kids this weekend, we have some suggestions for you.

These are my thoughts about the president's news conference

In a weird, disjointed news conference Thursday, President Obama went on the offensive. He touted there are now 8 million people signed up for Obamacare.
ETX man tased during struggle with police at Walmart

ETX man tased during struggle with police at Walmart

An East Texas man had to be tased Thursday morning during an arrest at a Lufkin Walmart.
ETX Weekend Windup: What's going on April 18-20?

ETX Weekend Windup: What's going on April 18-20?

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Pine Tree soccer foursome sticking together for college

Pine Tree soccer foursome sticking together for college

Jacksonville College has invaded the Pirate ship. Four Pine Tree soccer players – Juan Paz, True Clark, Jared Jimenez and Christian Jordan – signed to continue their careers at the two-year school on Thursday.
LETU sets world record for most 3D printers in operation simultaneously

LETU sets world record for most 3D printers in operation simultaneously

LeTourneau University in Longview, Texas, has set a Guinness World Record for having the most 3D printers in operation simultaneously, totaling 102.
Tyler ISD Foundation establishes Frances Cowan Gibson TISD Fine Arts Endowment

Tyler ISD Foundation establishes Frances Cowan Gibson TISD Fine Arts Endowment

The Tyler ISD Foundation announced Thursday the establishment of the Frances Cowan Gibson Tyler ISD Fine Arts Endowment to benefit under-funded and innovative art projects throughout the Tyler Independent School District.
Tyler 'Voice' contestant to perform tonight at Liberty Hall

Tyler 'Voice' contestant to perform tonight at Liberty Hall

"The Voice" contestant Stevie Jo Rosenbalm will perform Friday in Tyler at Liberty Hall. The East Texas native made it to the final battle round before he was eliminated.
1 arrested in ETX apartment raid

1 arrested in ETX apartment raid

A Trinity County tenant was arrested recently after authorities discovered narcotics and paraphernalia consistent with drug dealing.

Crime Stoppers releases picture from scene of ETX murder

Investigators in the case of an East Texas murder have been unable to link the crime to a person(s) of interest and are now turning to the public for help. Crime Stoppers of Lufkin needs your help solving the