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Jacob Spillers inspirational in his fight against cancer

Jacob Spillers is a 17-year-old senior at Tyler Lee. He was on the soccer team when he was diagnosed at ETMC with osteosarcoma in his leg. Surgeons cut off his leg mid-thigh and his foot mid-calf.

In search of a spine

Emergency doctors from the DC area have been called to our nation's capitol. The reason-- the spine of the Republican Party seems to be missing or has atrophied. The FCC Thursday slam-dunked this net neutrality bill.

New resort to open in Arp

The city of Arp is welcoming a new resort and venue. It's called "High Hill Farm."
Freezing drizzle/Lt. freezing rain by Saturday early AM

Freezing drizzle/Lt. freezing rain by Saturday early AM

East Texas missed out on a big snow storm today. Here are the accumulation totals—the heaviest has been in the Metroplex and counties along the Red River.

Trampoline park opens in Tyler

The kiddos are going to love this one. New entertainment has come to Tyler and it's officially open. Tyler's new indoor trampoline park, iJump, is welcoming those off all ages.

Klein Shelter dog reunited with original owner

Do you remember Henry? He is the fluffy, white dog from the Klein Animal Shelter in Jacksonville.

Tuscan Slice; Keeping God & family first

Jonathan Evola, the co-owner of Tuscan Slice, stopped by KETK to chat with Stacey and Taylor. Evola talked about their great menu options and what makes their restaurant so special.
East Texas security guard accused of selling drugs on the job

East Texas security guard accused of selling drugs on the job

The Titus County Sheriff's Office arrested a 63-year-old security guard for allegeldy dealing drugs on the job.

'Fast Food with Slow Cookers'

Holly Black, the Anderson County Extension Agent, stopped by KETK to tell us how to make fast food with slow cookers. Here's the recipe to the Hot fudge Crockpot cake:

Wilhite's Spring garden check list

Certified Landscaper James Wilhite stopped by KETK to chat with Stacey and Taylor. For more information go to wilhitelandscape.com

Ponch Makeup 101 Series; touring across East Texas

Ponch Cosmetics wants to teach women across East Texas how to properly apply makeup and other skin care techniques. The Makeup 101 series is a free seminar for women 18 and older.
UT Tyler Innovation Academy listed as 'accredited-warned' in TEA report

UT Tyler Innovation Academy listed as 'accredited-warned' in TEA report

On Friday, the Texas Education Agency released accreditation statuses for school districts and charters across the state. One East Texas school has been warned following a poor performance, either financially or academically.

Are you tough enough to 'Lead the Way'

The Testing of the Bulls is an event hosted by The Bar None Cowboy Church in Tatum and it's just for men. Jason Taylor and Dennis Smith stopped by KETK to chat about the event.

4 million and counting....

Petco has just opened a new store in East Texas. It's located at 8966 South Broadway Avenue, Tyler, Texas.
Authorities responding to bank robbery in Daingerfield

Authorities responding to bank robbery in Daingerfield

Authorities are responding to a bank robbery in Morris County. According to the Morris County Sheriff's Office, a bank was held up in Daingerfield. Deputies are assisting local police.