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Man wounded in Katy gunfire

Man wounded in Katy gunfire

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Katy police have few leads so far in a shooting early Monday that left a man wounded.

AP sports reporter Christopher Duncan dies at 43

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Christopher Duncan, a sports reporter for The Associated Press who covered the Houston Texans, Houston Rockets and the Kentucky Derby, has died at the age of 43.

Lindale Veterans Memorial dedication ceremony

It was a project which was in the works for two years, but now the Lindale Veterans Memorial is open to everyone who may happen to drive through Lindale, to visit, and remember.
Jury duty warrant call a scam, says Gregg Co. Sheriff's Office

Jury duty warrant call a scam, says Gregg Co. Sheriff's Office

Local authorities are warning of a scam recently reported in the area. The con involves tricking the victim into paying for a non-existant warrant.
Former exotic dancer sues Jerry Jones over alleged sexual assault

Former exotic dancer sues Jerry Jones over alleged sexual assault

A former exotic dancer, Jana Weckerly, is su

Select Theater in Mineola steals the show

The Select Theater in Mineola is the oldest operating movie theater in Texas. So dim the lights and raise the curtain, for their recent renovations.

Tyler Civic Theatre presents 'Harvey'

Tyler Civic Theatre's production of 'Harvey' began on September 5, 2014 and will run through the fourteenth. Amy Austin and Helaina Wilkerson, two actors in the play, stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. 

Respiratory illness putting kids in ICU

Colorado, North Carolina, Georgia, Ohio, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Kentucky have confirmed cases of the enterovirus D-68. The respiratory illness shares similar symptoms with the common cold.

Caught on camera: soldier surprise

Sergeant Katrina Arline loves being in the United States Army, but she doesn't love spending months away from her 5-year-old son, Billy.
Man shot in East Texas home invasion

Man shot in East Texas home invasion

Marion County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a call Monday night in Jefferson after a man house-sitting for his parents reported an assault.

Another Smith Co. detention officer resigns amid investigation

Seven Smith County jailers were skipping their inmate cell checks and falsifying catalog check times. Five of those jailers resigned and two are on paid administrative leave.
Eric Dickerson trashes SMU, praises TCU

Eric Dickerson trashes SMU, praises TCU

Pro Football Hall of Fame running back Eric Dickerson is not shy from his own mouth, and the day after SMU head coach June Jones resigned the greatest Pony in the modern era took aim at his alma mater. He was not kind.

Texas tops the charts economically

According to a recent study by Business Insider, Texas has the second best economy in the nation. The study examined things like average wage, unemployment rates, and exports for each state.
'Sons of Guns' daughter to detail allegations against him on national TV show

'Sons of Guns' daughter to detail allegations against him on national TV show

When William Hayden was first arrested in early August, he claimed an ex-girlfriend filed false charges against him because he ended their relationship.
Texans’ Arian Foster opens up about domestic violence, his difficult childhood on Twitter

Texans’ Arian Foster opens up about domestic violence, his difficult childhood on Twitter

On Monday, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice was released when video surfaced of him striking his fiancee.