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Big Bash Bash, Kilgore man reels in the big one

Big Bash Bash, Kilgore man reels in the big one

Lake Palestine hosted the 2nd annual "Big Bass Bash" held April 12th and 13th, the two-day event is organized by Townsquare Media, KNUE Radio was out there for the big event.

'Tomato Republic' documentary wins big at Dallas International Film Festival

The 2014 Dallas International Film Festival has come and gone, but the big impressions the films left behind will not be soon forgotten.

Check your tax return

Here's something you won't believe. In fact, I had to read it a few times and then see it on tv to make sure I was right.

'Blood moon' peaks interest of astronomers and Christians

The heavens are putting on a celestial show Monday night into the early hours Tuesday morning known as the ‘blood moons.’ They are part of a what’s known as ‘tetrad,’ a set of complete and consecutive lunar eclipse

Big city shopping, small town living

If you ever pass through the town of Quitman, you might have heard about the "Texas Tea Room and Grill."
Former Beaumont ISD employees guilty of stealing over $4 million

Former Beaumont ISD employees guilty of stealing over $4 million

The former Director of Finance and Comptroller of the Beaumont Independent School District (BISD) have pleaded guilty to federal charges in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
Rockets to face Trail Blazers in first round of playoffs

Rockets to face Trail Blazers in first round of playoffs

The Rockets still cannot be certain where their first-round playoff series will begin, but they know who will be waiting when they get there.
Colby Lewis to start tonight's game

Colby Lewis to start tonight's game

Colby Lewis’ comeback from injury has arrived. The 34-year-old right-hander will make his first start in 21 months Monday night against the Seattle Mariners at Globe Life Park in Arlington.

ETL: Author Carlos Wallace stops by KETK

Jacksonville native Carlos Wallace came home to introduce East Texans to his new book, 'Life Is Not Complicated, You Are: Turning Your Biggest Disappointments Into Your Greatest Blessings.'
Former ETX mayoral candidate recently arrested for retaliation dies after being shot

Former ETX mayoral candidate recently arrested for retaliation dies after being shot

An East Texas man who was arrested in October 2013 for retaliation has died at a local hospital after being shot Monday morning.
TX Commissioner of Education to appoint Beaumont ISD Board of Managers

TX Commissioner of Education to appoint Beaumont ISD Board of Managers

Texas Commissioner of Education Michael Williams has announced his decision to appoint a board of managers to oversee the management of the Beaumont Independent School District (BISD).
Police seek driver who hit 79-year-old ETX woman while walking, left scene

Police seek driver who hit 79-year-old ETX woman while walking, left scene

The Trinity Police Department is searching for a driver who struck an elderly woman Sunday night and left the scene,
Contract security workers accused of theft at Harris County courthouse

Contract security workers accused of theft at Harris County courthouse

The Houston Chronilcle is reporting; two security workers at the Harris County criminal courthouse have been accused of theft as they worked to screen people entering the building.

UT suspects sabotage after A&M-created maroon flowers pop up near tower

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; it's the emergence of a scandal of potentially epic proportions on the UT campus.