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Lobos on task as district play begins

Lobos on task as district play begins

The first win of the season followed by the open week provided the Lobos a breath of fresh air as District 15-5A action gets underway on Friday.

Lindale Community Theater presents: 'Skin Deep'

Tim Mitchiner, the Executive Director of Lindale Community Theater, stopped by KETK along with Noel Weems, an actress in 'Skin Deep.'

2014 Food Safety Month

Wood County Extension Agent, Angie Monk, stopped by KETK to chat about Food Safety Month. The national awareness campaign was started about 20 years ago to help remind people about the proper way to handle food.
Cowboys' Claiborne leaves team facility after being demoted

Cowboys' Claiborne leaves team facility after being demoted

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne has gone from disappointing to disgruntled.
Family: 8th grader who collapsed at practice had heart stop

Family: 8th grader who collapsed at practice had heart stop

An East Texas student who collapsed at practice Monday will soon be transferred to Children's Medical Center of Dallas, according to family members
Texas food prices continue to rise

Texas food prices continue to rise

Texas shoppers will dig a little deeper in their pockets during their next trip to the grocery store, according to the latest Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) Grocery Price Watch survey.
Former NFL player to speak at TJC

Former NFL player to speak at TJC

Former National Football League lineman Shawn Harper will be the featured speaker for three presentations at Tyler Junior College on Thursday, Sept. 25.
AG Greg Abbott names Longview child support employee Office Manager of the Year

AG Greg Abbott names Longview child support employee Office Manager of the Year

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott recognized Stephen Stossel, office manager for the Child Support Division’s Longview field office, for his commitment to Texas children.
45 infants added to TB exposure list in Texas

45 infants added to TB exposure list in Texas

Health officials have added 45 infants to the list of more than 700 who were exposed to tuberculosis at a hospital in El Paso, Texas.
To protect and serve pizza: Portland police deliver pizza after driver involved in crash

To protect and serve pizza: Portland police deliver pizza after driver involved in crash

Steve Huckins thinks that should be the new Portland Police Bureau motto because two officers delivered his Hawaiian pie after the Pizza Hut delivery driver was injured in a car crash.
Second grader among 4 attacked by fox in East Windsor

Second grader among 4 attacked by fox in East Windsor

East Windsor, CT (WFSB) -- A second-grade boy was among four people attacked by a fox on and near school property in East Windsor on Monday morning.
Blind veteran aims to complete Tempe Ironman

Blind veteran aims to complete Tempe Ironman

Gilbert, AZ (KTVK) -- "I don't quit." That's what Michael Somsan said as he spoke about his training for an Ironman triathlon. He believes it is his responsibility to be an example to show his daughters.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 24, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 24, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Wednesday, September 24, 2014: 7:00 am to 8:00 am 2900 W.Shaw 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm 213 Patton Ln. 
Y.A. Tittle honored by alma mater, Marshall HS

Y.A. Tittle honored by alma mater, Marshall HS

Y.A. Tittle's prowess on the grid iron took him to LSU, San Francisco, New York, and the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But it all started in Marshall, a place which has defined and molded a very grateful man.
Parents of U.S. journalist who went missing in Syria want answers

Parents of U.S. journalist who went missing in Syria want answers

For a year after her journalist son went missing in Syria in 2012, Debra Tice kept calling his cell phone. It would ring and ring. Nothing. She would send Austin Tice messages on Facebook. No response.