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Kilgore man accused of sexually assaulting 4-year-old girl

Kilgore man accused of sexually assaulting 4-year-old girl

The Gregg Sheriff's Office arrested a Kilgore man early Friday morning for the alleged sexual assault of a 4-year-old girl.
Rangers hit new low in throttling by Angels

Rangers hit new low in throttling by Angels

Each time the Texas Rangers seem to hit bottom, they find their way to a new low. That was the case Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series with the Los Angeles Angels.
Rockets working on finding a trade partner for Jeremy Lin

Rockets working on finding a trade partner for Jeremy Lin

If the Rockets are to land Chris Bosh, they will have to trade guard Jeremy Lin to free up salary cap space. Lin is due about $15 million this season although he only counts a little over $8 million on the cap.

VIDEO: Texas man accused of killing 6 passes out in court

The man accused of killing six family members, including four children, 'execution style' appeared before a judge Friday morning.
Gov. Perry announces support for Israel in ongoing conflict with Hamas

Gov. Perry announces support for Israel in ongoing conflict with Hamas

Gov. Rick Perry Friday issued the following statement supporting Israel in its ongoing conflict with Hamas:
Bella Sera Ranch, 'Making life's milestones memorable'

Bella Sera Ranch, 'Making life's milestones memorable'

Deborah G. Walston, the owner of Bella Sera Ranch, stopped by KETK along with Wedding Planner, Shelby Atwoods. The two ladies chatted with Bob and Jen about the venue located in Palestine, Texas.

'Hairspray' opens at Tyler Civic Theatre

Emily Hinkie and Walker Delk stopped by KETK to chat about their roles in Tyler Civic Theatre's production of 'Hairspray.' The show opened on July 10, 2014 and will run through July 27, 2014.

Controlling animals & Mosquitos during the Summer

Brenda Elrod with NET Health stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. For more information go to www.healthyeasttx.org
Rusk Co. deputies bust man with $2,000 in crystal meth

Rusk Co. deputies bust man with $2,000 in crystal meth

 A Carlisle man was booked into the Rusk County Jail after he was caught with about $2,000 in crystal methamphetamine.
Announcement due on state high school hoops tournaments

Announcement due on state high school hoops tournaments

An announcement is expected, possibly within a few weeks, on a deal that would bring the state girls and boys high school basketball tournaments to the Alamodome in 2015.
Smith Co. DPS seeking information on fatal hit-and-run

Smith Co. DPS seeking information on fatal hit-and-run

According to the Smith County Department of Puiblic Safety, troopers are seeking the public’s help in identifying a vehicle that may have been involved in a hit-and-run that occurred July 3, 2014.
Texas chancellor: No beer sales at DKR in 2014

Texas chancellor: No beer sales at DKR in 2014

University of Texas System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa said Thursday he will not approve beer and wine sales at Royal-Memorial Stadium this fall. It doesn’t appear anyone can change his mind, either.
ETX woman killed after SUV leaves road, hits trees

ETX woman killed after SUV leaves road, hits trees

One person was killed after the driver hit a tree in Houston County around noon on Thursday.
Estranged wife had protective order for Texas man who police say killed 6

Estranged wife had protective order for Texas man who police say killed 6

The estranged wife of Ron Lee Haskell had taken out a protective order against him, well before police say he sought her out and, after failing to find her, killed four children and two adults.
As teacher pay lags, attrition and class size grow

As teacher pay lags, attrition and class size grow

Stacked up against other states, Texas public schools could win the best-bang-for-your-buck competition.