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Healthy summer dishes

Megan Turnmire, the Cherokee County Extension Agent, stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. Here's the recipe for the Chicken Salad Pita with Yogurt Sauce:

Re/Engage your marriage

Jack and Kathryn Morse stopped by KETK to chat about a new Marriage Ministry coming to Smith County. Re/Engage, is scheduled to kick off on August 27, 2014, at Marvin United Methodist Church in Tyler.
Police: East Texas man sets girlfriend on fire

Police: East Texas man sets girlfriend on fire

An East Texas man was arrested over the weekend for allegedly setting his girlfriend on fire.
Lufkin PD searching for gunman following reports of shots fired

Lufkin PD searching for gunman following reports of shots fired

Lufkin Police Department (LPD) officers are currently investigating reports of gun shots in the area of East Laurel Avenue and North Warren Street.
Bat tests positive for rabies at Longview apartment complex

Bat tests positive for rabies at Longview apartment complex

A bat captured in Longview has tested positive for rabies, as confirmed by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) today. The bat was captured at an apartment residence at Penwood Apartments on Thursday, July 24.
Mayor of Winona resigns, special council meeting set for Thursday

Mayor of Winona resigns, special council meeting set for Thursday

According to the City of Winona, Dede Stroud has resigned from her position as mayor.
Marcus Spears coming to Tyler

Marcus Spears coming to Tyler

Former Cowboys defensive end Marcus Spears will be the featured speaker at the Kickoff Luncheon August 20 at Tyler's Harvey Hall. Spears played for Dallas for eight seasons.
Lobos' Washington adds FBS offer No. 7

Lobos' Washington adds FBS offer No. 7

With a summer full of camps and workouts, the recruiting of Longview 2015 OL Broderick Washington has remained hot.
Body found in Gregg Co. neighborhood identified

Body found in Gregg Co. neighborhood identified

Gregg County Deputies are investigating the Monday evening death of a Longview man.

Corporate Green: Bringing high tech to the trees

Hidden behind the trees off Paluxy drive in Tyler is the "Corporate Green" office park. Corporate Green seeks to create high tech, creative work environments and facilities that have an emphasis on energy reduction.

VIDEO: 44,000 pot plants discovered in ETX by deer hunter

Texas authorities are having a "high time" looking the growers of tens of thousands of marijuana plants.
Parents, community members invited to go Inside Tyler ISD

Parents, community members invited to go Inside Tyler ISD

Tyler ISD is inviting parents, business leaders and community members to join the inaugural class of the District’s new Inside Tyler ISD leadership program.
Kilgore College eyes $58.9M budget, flat tax rate

Kilgore College eyes $58.9M budget, flat tax rate

Kilgore College is looking at a $58.9 million budget for the coming school year with no increase in the current tax rate.
Police searching for ETX woman accused of passing counterfeit bills to local businesses

Police searching for ETX woman accused of passing counterfeit bills to local businesses

The Tyler Police Department is searching for a woman who allegedly passed counterfeit money to two local businesses.

Unattended cooking fire damages kitchen, living room at local duplex

An unattended cooking fire damaged a kitchen and living room of a duplex in Longview.