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Listeria fruit recall affects Costco, Trader Joe's, Walmart stores

Listeria fruit recall affects Costco, Trader Joe's, Walmart stores

 If you've picked up fruit at Costco, Trader Joe's or Walmart stores recently, keep reading.
So-so season for Cowboys could mean so long for Garrett

So-so season for Cowboys could mean so long for Garrett

When the Dallas Cowboys land at Point Mugu Naval Air Station on Tuesday afternoon and deplane the team charter, signaling their arrival in Oxnard, Calif., for the start of the 2014 season, they should all take a selfie.
Authorities seek identities of ETX burglars

Authorities seek identities of ETX burglars

The Palestine Police Department is seeking assistance from the public in identifying two people involved in a Saturday morning burglary
North jumps all over South in high school All-Star basketball game

North jumps all over South in high school All-Star basketball game

Racing out to an early lead almost did in the visiting team at the Texas High School Coaches Association basketball All-Star game, but the North held on for a 118-101 win over the South on Monday at the Alamo Convocation Center.
2013 draft class a direct reflection of 2-14 season

2013 draft class a direct reflection of 2-14 season

The Texans’ 2013 draft class is falling in line with the team’s NFL-worst 2-14 season.
Bail set at $2 million for ETX woman accused of killing daughter

Bail set at $2 million for ETX woman accused of killing daughter

Authorities have set an East Texas woman's bond at $2 million after she allegedly killed her daughter. The woman was taken into custody Monday after she admitted to killing her 4-year-old.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 22, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement July 22, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Tuesday, July 22, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 1700 WNW Loop 323. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 1000 SSE. Loop 323. 
The saga of millionaire Robert Durst takes another strange turn.

The saga of millionaire Robert Durst takes another strange turn.

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; millionaire Robert Durst; the New York real estate heir, who was acquitted in 2003 of murder charges in a grisly Galveston case, has been arrested again, reports say.

The world run amok

My dad and I use to go round and round about politics, until I finally grew up.

Jacksonville works hard to maintain grass growth

Although rain is a good thing during the summer months, it isn't always ideal for those trying to keep up with landscaping. Jacksonville has approximately 600 acres of parks and cemeteries.
Annual Tyler golf tournament supports local boy scout troups

Annual Tyler golf tournament supports local boy scout troups

Tyler, Texas, July 20, 2014 - The East Texas Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America is hosting The Annual East Texas Tenderfoot Golf Classic on the morning of Monday, July 21, 2014, at Hollytree Country Club in Tyler.

Henderson lawman will retire after 40 years of service

One longtime East Texas lawman will be hanging up his holster at the end of the month. When the sun goes down on July 31st, don't expect a big sendoff for Henderson Police chief Ronnie walker

Kilgore alters $1.5 million ball park plans

The city of Kilgore is ready to begin construction on a new baseball complex for the community. However there is one problem-- the recent building estimates came in far more expensive than the $1.5 million budget allows. 
Gov. Perry issues statement on Texan killed serving in Israeli army

Gov. Perry issues statement on Texan killed serving in Israeli army

Gov. Rick Perry today issued the following statement following the death of Sean Carmeli, a Texan serving in the Israeli army.

Vote for your favorite ETX music award nominee

Nathan Hunnicutt, the founder of the ETX Music Awards, stopped by KETK to chat about the final round of voting.