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Dallas Cowboys named most valuable NFL franchise

Dallas Cowboys named most valuable NFL franchise

The Dallas Cowboys are once again the most valuable franchise in the NFL. 
ETX cattle company owner arrested for second time this year

ETX cattle company owner arrested for second time this year

The owner of an East Texas cattle company was arrested Monday for the second time this year on a similar crime.
Homeowner receives watering violation before violation date

Homeowner receives watering violation before violation date

SAN ANTONIO -- A San Antonio homeowner got a watering violation notice from SAWS claiming he had been observed watering on the wrong day at the wrong time on Aug. 18.
Texas' nuclear waste dump poised to get wiggle room

Texas' nuclear waste dump poised to get wiggle room

Texas’ only radioactive waste dump is poised to get permission to dramatically expand its capacity, take in new types of waste and reduc
Greenville Cops Investigate Deadly Stabbing

Greenville Cops Investigate Deadly Stabbing

It's not the sight you'd expect to see outside a roller rink: no kids, no cars just crime tape and cops at Skate Safari in Greenville.

Plan to require UH freshmen to live on campus stalled

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a plan to require University of Houston freshmen to live on campus may be stalled after the university received "mixed feedback" from the community, including an angry state senator.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 20, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement August 20, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Wednesday, August 20, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 9500 S. Broadway 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 2300 SSE Loop 323 

Smith County jail completes part two of major renovation

The $35 million Smith County jail renovation will be finished in November 2014. However for now, phase two of this three-part upgrade, is finally complete. 

U.T. Tyler prepares for student move in

U.T. Tyler is one of the many schools getting ready for the mobs of students arriving on campus. Move in starts Thursday, August 21st and goes through the weekend.

The BBB is asking people to take action against Identity Theft

Longview Regional Medical Center and Woodland Heights in Lufkin were part of a network of hospitals whose patient information system was hacked.
Defiant Rick Perry at courthouse: 'We will prevail'

Defiant Rick Perry at courthouse: 'We will prevail'

A defiant Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a potential 2016 presidential candidate, was booked on Tuesday on two felony charges related to his handling of a local political controversy.

'Sweet' Mason Jar meals

Pam Gabriel with Sweet Gourmet in Tyler, stopped by KETK to chat about Mason Jar meals. For more information go to www.sweetgourmetonline.com

City of Tyler chosen to beta test new 'Zoning Check' app

A new zoning app for smartphones could mean fewer red tape and headaches for business owners in Tyler. The city has been chosen to test out a new app called "Zoning Check."

Local college band breaking the silence after 10 years

After 10 years of silence, the Jarvis Christian College band returns loud and clear.
Son aspires to be like fallen Texas game warden

Son aspires to be like fallen Texas game warden

A fallen Texas Game Warden's son has touched many across the state after authorities posted a picture from his first day of school. The sign reads: "2nd Grade, Tuesday, Aug.