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Expect Big 12 to be shut out of the CFP this season

Expect Big 12 to be shut out of the CFP this season

Big Ten athletic directors Barry Alvarez of Wisconsin and Tom Osborne of Nebraska will assert enough influence on the rest of the 12-member College Football Playoff selection committee to push Ohio State into the final four, past Baylor and TCU
Former Oilers QB Pastorini calls DEA search ‘humerous,’ says ‘there has been a drug problem in the NFL for years’

Former Oilers QB Pastorini calls DEA search ‘humerous,’ says ‘there has been a drug problem in the NFL for years’

Dan Pastorini, during his tenure Houston as Oilers quarterback from 1971 through 1979, was one of the most popular players in the city’s history.
4 East Texans indicted, arrested in cattle theft

4 East Texans indicted, arrested in cattle theft

Four East Texans were indicted earlier this month by a grand jury for their roles in the alleged theft of a cow from a neighboring rancher in Panola County.

VOF annual Christmas concert

East Texans can get into the Christmas spirit tonight at the Voices of Faith annual Christmas concert.   Christian Brazell, Ben White and Becky Clayton stopped by to chat about the christian youth choir.
Amber Alert canceled after story found to be hoax

Amber Alert canceled after story found to be hoax

The Galveston Police Department has canceled an Amber Alert issued Friday for a missing child after it was learned the story was a hoax.

Ultimate Women's Night Out 2014

Ultimate Women's Night Out is coming back to Tyler. The event scheduled for November 21, 2014, will feature food, shopping, live entertainment and much more.

Meet Mr. BoJangles

Gayle Helms with Pets Fur People stops by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. For more information go to petsfurpeople.org

Texas teen posing as 6th grader arrested for child porn

In Texas, a teenager is suspected of recruiting children at an elementary school for an admitted sex abuser.
NFL: Adrian Peterson's suspension appeal hearing set for December 2

NFL: Adrian Peterson's suspension appeal hearing set for December 2

The National Football League has announced the appeal hearing date for Palestine's Adrian Peterson.
Suspects arrested in ETX armed robberies identified

Suspects arrested in ETX armed robberies identified

The Smith County Sheriff's Office has arrested two suspects in connection with the armed robbery of a convenience store.

The 411 on Medical Home

Doctor Roger Fowler with Trinity Mother Frances stopped by KETK to chat with Bob and Jen. For more information go to www.tmfhc.org  

Ways to make your Thanksgiving celebrations stand out

Bob and Jen chat with Maureen Petrosky. Petrosky is an author, professional chef and food stylist. She shared some ways to make your Thanksgiving feast stand out.

TJC presents Elektra

"Elektra" opened this week at Tyler Junior College's Jean Browne Theatre. The play about the works of Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides, was written and directed by Denise Weatherly-Green.

Doctor kills ex-wife getting items from home in Texas murder-suicide

El Paso Police have identified the two people involved in what they believe was a murder-suicide in the Eastridge neighborhood in east El Paso Thursday morning.
3 Shreveport men found with pot, guns in East Texas

3 Shreveport men found with pot, guns in East Texas

Deputies arrested three Shreveport men Thursday afternoon after a search of their vehicle led to the discovery of a large amount of marijuana and guns.