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Jethro Pugh dies

Jethro Pugh dies

Jethro Pugh died Wednesday. He was 70-years-old. He helped the Cowboys win their first two Super Bowl championships in the '70s.

Starting your diet off the right way

Dr. Natalie Johnson with the ETMC First Physicians in Tyler, stopped by KETK to chat about healthy eating. For more information go to www.etmc.org
Texas rig count in decline

Texas rig count in decline

The number of operating Texas oil rigs has continued its descent in recent weeks. The drop marks the sixth consecutive week the Lone Star State has seen a decline, according to oil field company Baker Hughes.

PATH offers free tax preparation services

Gregg Grubb with PATH, stopped by KETK to chat about their annual tax preparation program. For more information go to www.pathhelps.org

Chuy's celebrates the king's 80th birthday

Chuy’s, the Austin original Tex-Mex restaurant, is staying true to their roots by celebrating the 80th birthday of their self-designated patron saint and King of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Elvis Presley, on Thursday, January 8th at the Ch
Brandon Carr not concerned with Ice Bowl 2

Brandon Carr not concerned with Ice Bowl 2

The Cowboys will be playing a playoff game at Lambeau Field for the first time since the 1967 Ice Bowl.

FBI identifies doctor, shooter killed in Texas VA clinic shooting

UPDATE: (Wednesday, January 1)
OFFICIALS: Investigation reveals pedestrian not hit by car in Smith Co., person treated for fall

OFFICIALS: Investigation reveals pedestrian not hit by car in Smith Co., person treated for fall

After further investigation, initial reports of emergency crews responding to a pedestrian hit by a car near Highway 155 South have been proven false.
Winona ISD releasing students early due to power outage

Winona ISD releasing students early due to power outage

Winona ISD will be releasing students early Wednesday due to a power outage. According to a school spokesperson, students will bet let go at 3:15 p.m.  All after-school activites have been canceled.

Caught on Cam: Albuquerque officer shot during traffic stop

Police in Albuquerque, New Mexico released lapel camera video Tuesday showing exactly what happened early Saturday morning when an officer was shot during a traffic stop.
PETCO removes all China-made dog, cat treats from stores

PETCO removes all China-made dog, cat treats from stores

Petco affirmed its commitment to putting the health and safety of pets first by completely removing all China-made dog and cat treats from its Petco store shelves, Unleashed by Petco shelves and from Petco.com.
Texas Teen's Facebook post selling government records results in arrest

Texas Teen's Facebook post selling government records results in arrest

A teen's Facebook post of selling birth certificates and social security cards gets the attention of authorities and leads to his arrest.
Cheap oil: Main St. loves it, Wall St. hates it

Cheap oil: Main St. loves it, Wall St. hates it

Cheap oil and gas prices represent the ultimate showdown between Wall Street and Main Street.
Diboll man arrested for choking girlfriend during argument

Diboll man arrested for choking girlfriend during argument

A Diboll man was arrested Tuesday morning for allegeldy attacking his girlfriend.
Authorities looking for missing ETX teen

Authorities looking for missing ETX teen

The Trinity County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help locating a 13-year-old runaway.