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VIDEO: Police seeking information regarding ETX grocery store robbery

The Mount Pleasant Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying two individuals involved in a local grocery store robbery.

AUTOPSY: Longview man died from single gunshot wound to the head

 According to the Longview News-Journal, preliminary autop

From Tyler to Russia: international 're-packaging' scam

A local case of credit card fraud has led investigators to the other side of the globe. According to law enforcement: a Tyler man alerted them to more than $5,000 worth of fraudulent charges made to his credit card.

Rain continues tonight, could end as wintry mix Friday AM

The rain will continue again late tonight and be coming to an end by Friday afternoon. Yesterday, I mentioned that we could have a chance of seeing some wintry weather (mainly in the form of wet snow flakes).

Future of animals at Klein Animal Shelter looks brighter

  The City of Tyler announced Thursday evening that they will end their contract with the Klein Animal Shelter in Jacksonville, and keep their animal control operations within the city. 

Kilgore man charged with murder in Rusk County fire

A Kilgore man is in the Rusk County jail after being charged with murder. A Rusk County house fire leaving one man dead became more than just an accident. Sheriff Jeff Price released this information.

Community leaders discuss 'Tiny House Project' idea

A Longview organization, Bridges Out Of Poverty held a meeting Thursday to discuss the promotion of Poverty Awareness month. During the meeting, The Tiny House Project was introduced. This plan consists of 300-400 square ft.

City aims to re-open former Jacksonville animal shelter within month

The city of Jacksonville is planning to re-open a former shelter following the closure of Klein Animal Shelter last week.
Tyler Emergency Animal Advisory Board meets

Tyler Emergency Animal Advisory Board meets

The Tyler Emergency Animal Advisory Board met Thursday afternoon to discuss the recent events involving the Klein Animal Shelter.
Rusk County jury sends copper thief to prison for 2 years

Rusk County jury sends copper thief to prison for 2 years

A Mt. Enterprise man will spend the next two years behind bars after he was convicted of stealing copper from a local business.
3 ETX communities awarded grants for local development

3 ETX communities awarded grants for local development

Three East Texas communities have been awarded grants to develop parks within their communities.
National Signing Day to take place February 4, KETK wants to recognize your athletes

National Signing Day to take place February 4, KETK wants to recognize your athletes

One of the most anticipated days of the year for college sports fanatics is just three weeks away. National Signing Day will take place on Wednesday, February 4.
Sabine’s Stephens to play softball for Texas Woman’s University

Sabine’s Stephens to play softball for Texas Woman’s University

Getting an opportunity to play a college sport is a rarity in itself. The chance to play with your sister at your dream school would be icing on the cake.
Weights can help kids grow if done right

Weights can help kids grow if done right

 When Juvarrs Lampkin first stepped into the weight room as an 11-year-old sixth grader, he said he was intimidated.

Tyler fraud case investigation leads to overseas origin

A local credit card fraud case has lead Tyler Police Investigators to an international fraud scheme linked to Russia.