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Andre Johnson and Texans make peace

Andre Johnson and Texans make peace

Ultimately, owner Bob McNair’s relationship with Andre Johnson played the most significant role in convincing the receiver to report to the Texans on Friday.
5A All-State Baseball Team

5A All-State Baseball Team

Flower Mound’s Kyle Johnston, a 10-game winner on the mound to help lead Lewisville Flower Mound to a state championship, was named Player of the Year on the Texas Sports Writers Association/Collin Street Bakery Class 5A All-State Basebal
Report: East Texas native leaves Longhorns football team

Report: East Texas native leaves Longhorns football team

Another East Texas athlete is no longer on the Texas Longhorns football team.
Midland-area housing crunch hurts foster care oversight

Midland-area housing crunch hurts foster care oversight

Since moving to Odessa in September to work as a state Child Protective Services investigator, Juan Carlos Pacheco has bounced among three homes, s
Denton fracking ban could spur wider legal clash

Denton fracking ban could spur wider legal clash

Debbie Ingram understands the importance of Texas’ oil and gas industry, and she enjoys the look of a lit-up drilling rig rising in the
Man, 60, contracts West Nile in Montgomery Co.

Man, 60, contracts West Nile in Montgomery Co.

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a 60-year-old man from The Woodlands has become the first person to contract the West Nile virus this year in Montgomery County, although the mosquitoes started testing positive for the virus in the coun
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 25, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 25, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Friday, July 25, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 7500 Jacksonville Hwy. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 2300 Frankston Hwy. 

Houston whiskey distillery Yellow Rose wants to upgrade distillery

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a local distillery is asking friends and fans to donate dollars to a crowd-funding campaign to make brand new digs right outside the inner loop possible.
Social Decline

Social Decline

15 years ago computers were solely used for business and science. Only within the last eight years, have people used the technology for social media purposes.
Phil Kuchinsky is at the first day of Cowboys Camp

Phil Kuchinsky is at the first day of Cowboys Camp

KETK's Phil Kuchinsky is covering the Cowboys in California. One the first day of training camp he talked with linebacker Bruce Carter.
Texas firm recalls ready-to-eat products for possible listeria contamination

Texas firm recalls ready-to-eat products for possible listeria contamination

Great American Marketing, a Houston, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 475 pounds of FSIS and FDA-regulated, ready-to-eat products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S.

Aftermath of last night's storm

Dicks Bar and Cajun Grill to hold noodling tournament

Noodling has become a very common form of fishing in texas since its legalization back in 2011. The tactic involves getting in the water and sticking your arm into a riverbank hole.

New app for smart phones repels mosquitoes

A new smart phone app is supposed to repel mosquitoes by emitting a high frequency sounds. The app is free to download and has adjustable frequency levels so that you may use the frequency level suitable for your region.