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Spring Hill’s Nichols books trip to state tennis tourney

Spring Hill’s Nichols books trip to state tennis tourney

Spring Hill sophomore Mabry Nichols earned a second trip to the UIL State Tennis Tournament by winning the Region II Tournament.
Investigators on scene of suspicious motel fire in Tyler

Investigators on scene of suspicious motel fire in Tyler

Tyler Fire Investigators are working to determine how a fire started at a motel late Saturday morning. The fire started around 10:45 a.m. at the Economy Inn in the 3300 block of Mineola Hwy.
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.
Texans lock up Watt through 2015

Texans lock up Watt through 2015

J.J. Watt, the 2012 NFL defensive player of the year and one of the faces of the Texans franchise, is not going anywhere.
Caught on Cam: Texas burglar creeps over child's crib

Caught on Cam: Texas burglar creeps over child's crib

A man accused of lurking over a child's crib after breaking into a family's home has been charged.

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

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

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Henderson's Davis up for Freshman of the Year

Henderson's Davis up for Freshman of the Year

Tiarra Davis has gotten off to a great start at Texas. The former Henderson Lion has a 13-7 overall record, including a 5-0 mark in Big 12 conference play. Now, Davis is up for a major award.
Rangers place Scheppers on DL

Rangers place Scheppers on DL

The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has placed right-handed pitcher Tanner Scheppers on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation.
Obama administration pushes back Keystone decision

Obama administration pushes back Keystone decision

The Obama administration announced Friday that it is extending the comment period on the State Department's Keystone XL pipeline report -- a move that could delay a final decision on the project indefinitely.
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.

Texas church sets world record with Jesus drawing

In celebration of Easter, a church in Texas set a world record with a giant drawing of Jesus.
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.