Friday, January 30, 2015 - 10:22am

Statewide News + Local News

New middle school coming to East Texas

  There has been a huge amount of growth in East Texas and the families living here. Schools are at capacity, some of the campuses requiring portables to accommodate everyone.
Longview man arrested in connection with international child porn ring

Longview man arrested in connection with international child porn ring

Authorities took a Longview man into custody during a multi-agency raid for his alleged role in an international child pornography ring.

Big Game recipes from Bo's Steak & Grill

Chef, Brian Crawford with Bo's Steak and Grill stopped by KETK to share some Big Game recipes with Taylor and Stacey. For more information go to bossteakgrill.com
ETX man accused of ramming victim with truck, dragging him in land dispute

ETX man accused of ramming victim with truck, dragging him in land dispute

Harrison County Deputies arrested a man Thursday for allegedly dragging a man with his vehicle following a property line dispute.
Carlisle not answering any more Rondo questions for now

Carlisle not answering any more Rondo questions for now

"I’m not answering any more Rondo questions about the transition or any of that kind of stuff until the season’s over,’’ Carlisle said.

TMA Presents Between the States Symposium Jan. 31

The Tyler Museum of Art continues its commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Civil War with the Between the States Symposium on Saturday, Jan. 31.
J.J. Watt rewards himself with log cabin in ‘middle of nowhere’

J.J. Watt rewards himself with log cabin in ‘middle of nowhere’

In between Katy Perry photos and more Hollywood-like exposure, the star defensive end finally found the peace and quiet that often eluded him during his record-setting 2014 campaign.

Smallcakes opens ini Tyler

John and Becki Reiss, the owners of Smallcakes in Tyler stopped by KETK to chat about the new business.
Henderson Co. DA: Man beats wife, shoves feces down her throat

Henderson Co. DA: Man beats wife, shoves feces down her throat

A Henderson County judge sentenced a man Monday to 20 years in prison for severely beating his wife and in a separate incident, shoving feces down her throat.
3 arrested in connection with Angelina Co. auto burglaries

3 arrested in connection with Angelina Co. auto burglaries

Deputies took three people into custody Thursday morning during a traffic stop in Angelina County. The suspect were linked to recent thefts.
East Texas family to be featured on TV show

East Texas family to be featured on TV show

A log cabin filled with antiques just outside of Marshall will be the focus of an upcoming “American Pickers” episode.
ETX superintendents planning for the future

ETX superintendents planning for the future

The superintendents of East Texas schools are being proactive in preparing for the constantly changing future of the educational environment in Texas.

Gov. Abbott declares February 2 'Chris Kyle Day'

 The man known as "America's Most Lethal Sniper" will now have a day named in his honor. On Friday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott declared February 2 "Chris Kyle Day."
Major crash slowing traffic on I-10 W

Major crash slowing traffic on I-10 W

One lane of traffic is open on I-10 Westbound and State Highway 12 in Orange County after a major crash.
East Texas man shot by unknown person, flown to Shreveport hospital

East Texas man shot by unknown person, flown to Shreveport hospital

A Shelby County man was flown to a Shreveport hospital after he was reportedly shot by an unknown person Friday morning.