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Improvements coming to US highway 69 from Alto to Wells

You may start seeing construction through Alto to Wells along highway 69. This project will take around two years and will cost millions, but both the city of Wells and Alto say there's nothing they can do about it.

Contemporary Texas Shines Spotlight on TMA’s Permanent Collection

Since the Tyler Museum of Art opened its doors in 1971, Texas art has been a critical component in its exhibition programming.

Healthy summer dishes

Megan Turnmire, the Cherokee County Extension Agent, stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. Here's the recipe for the Chicken Salad Pita with Yogurt Sauce:

Re/Engage your marriage

Jack and Kathryn Morse stopped by KETK to chat about a new Marriage Ministry coming to Smith County. Re/Engage, is scheduled to kick off on August 27, 2014, at Marvin United Methodist Church in Tyler.
TX convict who served time for rape, stabbing wanted for parole violation

TX convict who served time for rape, stabbing wanted for parole violation

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Robert Chrismon, 51, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.
Mayor of Winona resigns, special council meeting set for Thursday

Mayor of Winona resigns, special council meeting set for Thursday

According to the City of Winona, Dede Stroud has resigned from her position as mayor.
TX university snags spot in top 30 list of world's best colleges

TX university snags spot in top 30 list of world's best colleges

A Texas university has been ranked in the top 30 on the list of the best colleges in the world according to the Center for World University Rankings.
Johnny who? Zack Martin making his own story

Johnny who? Zack Martin making his own story

Zack Martin can’t seem to shake the link between him and Johnny Manziel. And probably never will.
Texans sign RB Cornett, OT Farrell; waive LB Sapp

Texans sign RB Cornett, OT Farrell; waive LB Sapp

The Texans made five personnel moves to their roster today, including signing a running back with local ties and an offensive tackle who played for Bill O’Brien at Penn State.
Minnesota jury awards Ventura $1.8M in Chris Kyle defamation case

Minnesota jury awards Ventura $1.8M in Chris Kyle defamation case

A Minneapolis, Minnesota, jury has ruled in favor of former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura in a defamation suit against the widow of Chris Kyle. The jury awarded the former governor $1.8 million in damages.
Body found in Gregg Co. neighborhood identified

Body found in Gregg Co. neighborhood identified

Gregg County Deputies are investigating the Monday evening death of a Longview man.
Texas 12-year-old killed in ATV rollover

Texas 12-year-old killed in ATV rollover

A 12-year-old girl was killed and three others were injured in an ATV accident over the weekend in San Angelo, Texas.

VIDEO: 44,000 pot plants discovered in ETX by deer hunter

Texas authorities are having a "high time" looking the growers of tens of thousands of marijuana plants.
Sister Act: Texas women arrested for DWI after switching seats

Sister Act: Texas women arrested for DWI after switching seats

El Paso Police arrested two sisters on charges of Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) after authorities say the driver switched seats with her passenger before being pulled over.
Congress to hold hearing on Red River fight

Congress to hold hearing on Red River fight

A high-profile land dispute between the federal government and Texans who live along the Red River will be the subject of a hearing by the U.S.