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East Texas state representative visits border

East Texas representative David Simpson says when news of the "border crisis" broke,he knew he had to go see what was going on for himself.

Chilling details in Texas shooting

A Texas man is in custody after allegedly shooting and killing six people, including four children, during a domestic dispute in Spring. 33-year-old Ron Lee Haskell surrendered Wednesday night after an hours-long standoff.
Teen claims she was sexually assaulted by 24-year-old in Smith Co.

Teen claims she was sexually assaulted by 24-year-old in Smith Co.

The Smith County Sheriff's Office is investigating the possible sexual assault of a teenager after receiving a report from another law enforcement agency.
Holland’s return to Rangers looking more like late August or early September

Holland’s return to Rangers looking more like late August or early September

Derek Holland’s return to the Rangers likely won’t occur until late August or early September, a source said Wednesday.
Rockets’ goal is Chris Bosh and Chandler Parsons

Rockets’ goal is Chris Bosh and Chandler Parsons

The Rockets know the Mavericks want Chandler Parsons, but still await Chris Bosh’s decision. If they can get Bosh, they would keep Parsons, too, a person with knowledge of their thinking said.

TMA Joins Forces with JLT to Celebrate Tyler in Goodnight Rose City

The Tyler Museum of Art is bringing it all back home.

The 'BBLT' is back at Corner Bakery Cafe

Robert Owens and Scott Roycroft with Corner Bakery Cafe, stopped by KETK to chat about how they make the 'BBLT' or bacon, bacon, local tomato sandwich.

Protecting your lawn against Army Worms

Certified Landscaper James Wilhite stops by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. For more information go to www.wilhitelandscape.com
Details emerge in Texas man's slaying of 4 children, 2 adults

Details emerge in Texas man's slaying of 4 children, 2 adults

A man shot and killed four children and two adults Wednesday at a Houston-area home belonging to relatives of his estranged wife, authorities said.
Game wardens arrest 58 intoxicated boat operators on 4th weekend

Game wardens arrest 58 intoxicated boat operators on 4th weekend

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game wardens made 58 boating under the influence arrests and contacted some 30,000 recreational boaters over the July Fourth weekend.
Texas democrat calls out President Obama

Texas democrat calls out President Obama

Rep. Henry Cuellar has lost patience with President Barack Obama over his response to the surge of minors from Central America crossing the southern border.

East Texans provide clean drinking water in third world countries

Fresh, clean drinking water is a luxury many Americans may take for granted. In countries like Belize and Ethiopia, drinkable water is a commodity that often, is too hard to come by.

Texas father defends mom in daughter's beating death

Marine Chris Moore is feeling a pain like no other after learning about the brutal death of his 19-month-old daughter, Tylea. It's a father's loss, and a father's fear.
TX police officer rescues same dog twice, adopts him

TX police officer rescues same dog twice, adopts him

How about a feel good story from a loyal police officer in Arlington?
Night fishing a good way to avoid heat

Night fishing a good way to avoid heat

Although East Texas has not broken the triple digit daytime highs in July, many bass anglers are starting to switch to night fishing to improve their odds of landing the big one.