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Gregg Co. seeks identity of burglars caught on camera

Gregg Co. seeks identity of burglars caught on camera

The Gregg County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying two men at the site of a recent burglary.
J. J. Watt saves Texans $8 million

J. J. Watt saves Texans $8 million

The Texans are about $10 million under the salary cap after turning defensive end J.J. Watt’s $10 million roster bonus into a signing bonus, clearing an additional $8 million in cap space.
Murder suspect wanted by LAPD arrested crossing Texas border

Murder suspect wanted by LAPD arrested crossing Texas border

Border patrol agents arrested a man wanted for murder in Brownsville early this morning.

East Texas man falls into machinery, dies

An East Texas man died tragically Monday during a workplace accident in Center.

Blue Bell ice cream cups sold in Texas recalled due to Listeria concerns

Blue Bell Ice Cream of Brenham, Texas, is recalling three 3 oz.

Gov. Abbott files Amicus Brief asking court to halt President Obama’s executive amnesty

Governor Greg Abbott has filed an amicus brief in opposition to the Obama administration’s Emergency Motion for Stay Pending Appeal in the case to halt President Obama’s executive amnesty.

Too many cooks

We've all heard that phrase too many cooks in the kitchen. If you are an adult you know what that means. I found this piece in today's Daily Caller very interesting and a lot like too many cooks.

Troup FFA preparing for final show

AG programs are so big down here in Texas and most of the East Texas FFA programs are preparing for their final show of the season. It’s that time of year. The final FFA shows are just around the corner.
Do Well, Be Well with Diabetes 2015

Do Well, Be Well with Diabetes 2015

You can do well and be well with diabetes. Wood County Extension Agent, Angie Monk, stopped by KETK to chat about a 3-week series that aims to help people control the disease. Class dates: March 26, April 2 & 9
Charles Barkley lauds performance of Kansas player who didn't play

Charles Barkley lauds performance of Kansas player who didn't play

During halftime of the Kansas-Wichita State game, Barkley, as seen on the accompanying video, said Jayhawks freshman Cliff Alexander "was playing pretty good."

Longview Police Officers Association endorses mayoral candidate

Following a series of violent crimes, the Longview Police Officers Association is endorsing a mayoral candidate.
Carlisle questions Mavericks’ ‘soul’ after ‘no-show’ against Suns

Carlisle questions Mavericks’ ‘soul’ after ‘no-show’ against Suns

Following yet another no-show Sunday night by the Dallas Mavericks, coach Rick Carlisle questioned “the soul” of his team.
Amy's Kitchen recalls handful of products due to Listeria threat

Amy's Kitchen recalls handful of products due to Listeria threat

Amy’s Kitchen, Inc. is voluntarily recalling approximately 73,897 cases of select code dates and manufacturing codes of the products due to a Listeria threat.

Military confirms ISIS list includes airmen assigned to Barksdale

Air Force officials can confirm the ISIS list does include Airmen assigned to Air Force Global Strike Command, a division of Barksdale Air Force Base.

Sex offender dies in Wood County Jail

Charles James (Jim) Perry, age 68, died while in custody at the Wood County Jail Sunday, March 22 2015 at approximately 5:05 PM.