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Crews on scene of house fire in Smith County

Crews on scene of house fire in Smith County

Multiple Smith County fire crews are on scene of a house fire. The fire sparked around 6:30 Saturday evening in the 170 block of County Road 238.
'Peace of Mind' conference draws hundreds to confront mental illness

'Peace of Mind' conference draws hundreds to confront mental illness

Mental illness is a disease affecting nearly 25 percent of Americans. Within the Tyler community this means 25,000 people are coping with this struggle.
Tyler man arrested following robbery and assault at gas station

Tyler man arrested following robbery and assault at gas station

A Tyler man is now behind bars after police say he robbed a gas station, and assaulted the store clerk.
Mavs will attempt to foster young talent while competing now

Mavs will attempt to foster young talent while competing now

Finishing the 2013-14 season tied for the fifth-oldest team in the league with an average age of 28.5 years old, the Dallas Mavericks entered this offseason with a goal of infusing young talent while still competing at a high level.
Car and train collide in Jacksonville

Car and train collide in Jacksonville

Jacksonville crews are investigating an accident involving a train and a car. The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened between 11:30 p.m. and 12:00 a.m. Friday night on Myrtle Dr.

Apple releases iPhone 6

Apple's iPhone 6 had record pre-orders this year, and is already selling out in some stores across the US.  An apple store in Manhattan sold out bright and early this morning.

Walmart on Highway 64 opens Care Clinic

The Walmart Supercenter on Highway 64 has opened a new Care Clinic.

Robert E. Lee - prepping for a win

The spirit was high at Robert E. Lee High School. Varsity football player, Justin Willoughby, said the school wants a win.
Passengers identified in fatal I-20 wreck

Passengers identified in fatal I-20 wreck

The driver and passenger of an 18-wheeler were killed Friday morning in a Harrison County accident on Interstate 20.

Miss Delaney needs a good home

Pam Hicks with the SPCA of East Texas stopped by KETK with Miss Delaney. The Min Pin Mix was found roaming a Tyler street. They say Delaney is good with dogs and kids.
Do you recognize this dog?

Do you recognize this dog?

The Lindale Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a female dog hit by a vehicle this morning.

'Get immunized, that's the best protection'

Dr David Jones with Pulmonary Specialist of Tyler, stopped by KETK to chat about the Flu vaccine and the Enterovirus. For more information go to www.psotmd.com

A breakthrough in Breast Cancer research

Registered nurse Carla Stuart with the ETMC Cancer Institute, stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen about a special Breast Cancer test. For more information call 903-596-3009 or go to etmc.org  

2014 ETX Music Awards: A celebration of East Texas music

It's time for the 2014 ETX Music Awards. The red carpet event will be held Friday, September 19, 2014, at KE Bushman's Winery & Celebration Center in Bullard.
Authorities capture ETX man with Aryan Brotherhood ties

Authorities capture ETX man with Aryan Brotherhood ties

A man with ties to the Aryan Brotherhood who escaped deputies serving a warrant on him in July has been captured.