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Astros broadcaster inducted to 6th Hall of Fame

Astros broadcaster inducted to 6th Hall of Fame

Legendary Astros broadcaster Milo Hamilton was inducted into his sixth Hall of Fame on Sunday when he was named to the Des Moines Register’s Iowa Sports Hall.

Kids raising money for kids

The Jingle Club is a group of nine and ten-year-old girls. "We mostly just make stuff, and then we sell it to people," said Rowan Reynolds, President of The Jingle Club.
Cardinals rough up Texans in preseason opener

Cardinals rough up Texans in preseason opener

The Bill O’Brien era or, better, comedy of errors, began exactly as the Gary Kubiak-Wade Phillips era ended, except worse.

Friday Football Fever Preview: Bullard

With the high school football season just around the corner, KETK is running around East Texas to preview as many local teams as we can before everything kicks off. Saturday, we put the Bullard Panthers in the spotlight.
West Rusk football player killed in car wreck

West Rusk football player killed in car wreck

West Rusk Sophomore Adarian Parker has passed away after a car wreck Friday afternoon. Raiders head coach John Frazier spoke with KETK over the phone, saying the wreck happened just after Parker had left practice.
Jacksonville native brings comedy show to hometown

Jacksonville native brings comedy show to hometown

Lemarcus Rusk was born and raised in Jacksonville, Texas. From the time he graduated high school, Rusk noticed the area was in need of a spectacular comedy show. 
Texas man indicted in death of Alfred Wright

Texas man indicted in death of Alfred Wright

A Jasper, Texas, man has been indicted in connection with the death of Alfred Wright, a 28-year-old father of three whose mysterious disappearance and death sparked protests, controversy and allegations of a law enforcement cover up.
Death of 6-year-old Jenise Wright ruled a homicide; DNA being collected

Death of 6-year-old Jenise Wright ruled a homicide; DNA being collected

The death of 6-year-old Jenise Wright was formally ruled a homicide Friday by the Kitsap County Coroner's Office, the sheriff's office said. But officials refused to publicly reveal the cause of death.

East Texas receives school district ratings from T.E.A.

The Texas Education Agency rates school districts based on 4 criteria. Student achievement, student progress, closing performance gaps and post-secondary readiness. Overall, East Texas did very well this year.

Friday Football Fever Preview: Troup

With the high school football season just around the corner, KETK is running around East Texas to preview as many local teams as we can before everything kicks off. Friday, we put the Troup Tigers in the spotlight.

Luminant says they had their chance, Davidsons disagree

It all began back in 2010 when Luminant Energy approached Henderson residents Edwin Davdison and his father Robert with a proposal to purchase their 85 acre piece of property on which to create a mine.

Complete Chaos

CNN came out with a poll Friday and it says people, more than ever before, don't have any faith in the federal government.

DPS raid extracts almost 700 marijuana plants

DPS received an anonymous tip earlier this week about a potential marijuana field.

Shopping without the taxes

The mall and other stores are going to have a busy weekend. Jeans, shoes and crayons are just some things from the list of items you won't have to pay taxes on this weekend. The savings have East Texans ready to shop.
TCU cancels Fields transfer to SFA

TCU cancels Fields transfer to SFA

Looks like Devonte Fields will not be coming to SFA after all. SFA Athletics released the following statement Friday afternoon.