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Police release identity of suspect wanted in Nacogdoches fatal shooting

Police release identity of suspect wanted in Nacogdoches fatal shooting

nacogdoches Police Detectives have released the identity of the wanted suspect in the shooting on Railroad Street last Friday.
1 dead, 2 injured in ETX 2-vehicle crash

1 dead, 2 injured in ETX 2-vehicle crash

One person is dead after a crash in Polk County. On Monday at approximately 11:13 a.m., Livingston DPS Troopers responded to a two-vehicle crash on State Highway 287, just three miles West of Corrigan in Polk County.
2014 was the year of the shark in the Gulf of Mexico

2014 was the year of the shark in the Gulf of Mexico

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; from prehistoric goblin sharks, to great whites, to the mighty whale shark, by all accounts 2014 was the year of the shark for those of us living along the Gulf of Mexico.

Wildlife center removes fishing line, hooks from Pier 19 pelicans

The Houston Chornicle is reporting; nine injured brown pelicans from Galveston are being treated at the Wildlife Center of Texas, a subsidiary of the Houston SPCA.

Firehouse Bar & Grill business still sizzling after one year

 The Kilgore Fire Department has been managing Meadowbrook Country Club a little more than a year now. The city bought the property in May of 2012.
AMBER ALERT: Houston baby missing, mother found dead in refeigerator

AMBER ALERT: Houston baby missing, mother found dead in refeigerator

The Texas Center for the Missing has issued a Houston Regional Amber Alert for the Houston Police Department who are searching for a missing infant.

Gas prices pose problem for small oil businesses

 "Many people that I've spoken with in the industry have started to express concern about the falling oil prices," said Philip Nobles, Vice President of Pretro-Land.

Beat the holiday blues

The holidays are usually a time for family, friends, and merriment. Unfortunately that is not the case for everyone, and this pressure to stay jolly can cause the reverse effect: depression. 
Plane crashes in Titus County

Plane crashes in Titus County

Emergency responders are at the scene of a plane crash in Titus County.

7th Annual Congregation Beth El Chanukah & Klezmer Concert

Rabbi Neal Katz with Congregation Beth EL, stopped by KETK to chat about the annual concert.

Letourneau University helps to transform lives

Engineering students at Letourneau University can add Guinness Book of World Record holder to their resume.

Kilgore college auditorium tests negative for asbestos

 In November, long time employee of Kilgore College, Dalton Smith, told the Longview News Journal the school has been exposing people to asbestos for years.
ETX man who murdered sister gets 50 years in prison

ETX man who murdered sister gets 50 years in prison

A man found guilty of murdering his sister last year has been sentenced to 50 years in prison.

DPS releases names of couple killed in wreck off HWY 271

Two people are dead after a major wreck on Highway 271, a few miles southwest of Gladewater. At around 4 p.m., an SUV was headed south on 271, possibly attempting a left turn onto a County Road 374, when a semi hit the SUV.