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Horse rescue in East Texas going above and beyond

The Pegasus Project is a non-profit organization in East Texas that takes in the horses who are barely surviving and rehabilitates them.
Sex offender, accomplices arrested after burglary alarm tripped

Sex offender, accomplices arrested after burglary alarm tripped

A tripped burglary alarm at a Mt. Pleasant home led police to the arrests of a wanted sex offender and another man.

August highlights the benefits of Breastfeeding

Megan Martin with WIC, stopped by KETK to chat about Breastfeeding Awareness month in August. For more information go to www.healthyeasttx.org

'Go Texan' at Juls in Tyler

The Seventh Annual Go Texan Restaurant Round-Up kicked will wrap up on July, 27, 2014. The program promotes eating locally grown food at your favorite restaurant.

120-pound gator caught in Texas neighborhood

Later, gator! An alligator that caused a stir in a Texas neighborhood is gone. A homeowner in Cinco Ranch called authorities after seeing kids throw rocks at this six-foot long, 120-pound reptile.

James Wilhite says it's been a great growing season

Certified Landscaper, James Wilhite, stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. For more information go to www.wilhitelandscape.com
Multiple agencies raid steroid lab in Cherokee Co., sheriff says

Multiple agencies raid steroid lab in Cherokee Co., sheriff says

Authorities in Cherokee County raided an illegal lab Thursday and seized chemicals used to make steroids.
Tony Romo claims his best is yet to come

Tony Romo claims his best is yet to come

Tony Romo has won 64 games in his NFL career, while passing for 29,565 yards and 208 touchdowns. Now 34, and coming off two back surgeries over the past 15 months, the Dallas Cowboys quarterback insists his best is yet to come.
Autopsy: Henderson Co. child killed by blunt force, stab to chest

Autopsy: Henderson Co. child killed by blunt force, stab to chest

The autopsy on the death of a 4-year-old in Henderson County was released Friday.
Andre Johnson and Texans make peace

Andre Johnson and Texans make peace

Ultimately, owner Bob McNair’s relationship with Andre Johnson played the most significant role in convincing the receiver to report to the Texans on Friday.
5A All-State Baseball Team

5A All-State Baseball Team

Flower Mound’s Kyle Johnston, a 10-game winner on the mound to help lead Lewisville Flower Mound to a state championship, was named Player of the Year on the Texas Sports Writers Association/Collin Street Bakery Class 5A All-State Basebal
Report: East Texas native leaves Longhorns football team

Report: East Texas native leaves Longhorns football team

Another East Texas athlete is no longer on the Texas Longhorns football team.
Midland-area housing crunch hurts foster care oversight

Midland-area housing crunch hurts foster care oversight

Since moving to Odessa in September to work as a state Child Protective Services investigator, Juan Carlos Pacheco has bounced among three homes, s
Denton fracking ban could spur wider legal clash

Denton fracking ban could spur wider legal clash

Debbie Ingram understands the importance of Texas’ oil and gas industry, and she enjoys the look of a lit-up drilling rig rising in the