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VIDEO: Terminally ill TX teen crowned homecoming king

Friday was a big day for one Texas teen. Kareem Gibbs celebrated his graduation friday with family and friends before taking part in homecoming at his high school.
EXCLUSIVE: Mother of PT student involved in initial altercation with Fitzhenry, 'glad he is gone'

EXCLUSIVE: Mother of PT student involved in initial altercation with Fitzhenry, 'glad he is gone'

KETK has been the only news station in East Texas who has covered the controversy concerning now former Athletic Director and head football coach at Pine Tree High School, Derek Fitzhenry, from the beginning.
Moore Middle School cheerleaders rally campus to raise funds for cancer research

Moore Middle School cheerleaders rally campus to raise funds for cancer research

Cheerleading squads at Tyler ISD’s Moore MST Magnet School do more than just rally the sports teams to victory. This week, they rallied the entire campus to help win the fight against cancer.
'Special Cheerleader' to help cheer on the Roughnecks

'Special Cheerleader' to help cheer on the Roughnecks

White Oak High School has a special cheerleader, senior Destiny Thompson, performing at Friday night's game against Troup.
John Tyler students visit Dallas Morning News, Sixth Floor Museum

John Tyler students visit Dallas Morning News, Sixth Floor Museum

John Tyler High School journalism, photojournalism and sociology students recently visited the Dallas Morning News (DMN)office and the Sixth Floor Museum in downtown Dallas.
Coston Elementary announces 'Outstanding Students'

Coston Elementary announces 'Outstanding Students'

The Outstanding Students at Coston Elementary were chosen by their teachers for their performance in the classroom over the course of the first nine weeks. Attached are pictures of students from third, fourth and fifth grade.
FORMER PINE TREE COACH SPEAKS OUT ON RESIGNATION: 'I was crucified by the school'

FORMER PINE TREE COACH SPEAKS OUT ON RESIGNATION: 'I was crucified by the school'

According to the Longview News-Journal, former Pine Tree ISD
FIRST ON KETK: ETX teacher placed on administrative leave for allegedly sending inappropriate texts to student

FIRST ON KETK: ETX teacher placed on administrative leave for allegedly sending inappropriate texts to student

A Tatum Independent School District teacher has been placed on paid administrative leave after it was reported the teacher sent inappropriate text messages to a student,
Tyler ISD Partners with DPS for 'National School Bus Safety Week'

Tyler ISD Partners with DPS for 'National School Bus Safety Week'

This week, as part of National School Bus Safety Week,Tyler ISD stresses the importance of drivers adhering to state laws to ensure the safety of students.
ETX father says son was placed in ISS for wearing Patriotic t-shirt, Superintendent denies ISS allegations

ETX father says son was placed in ISS for wearing Patriotic t-shirt, Superintendent denies ISS allegations

An East Texas father is fighting a local school district after he says his son spent a day in In-School Suspension for refusing to change his shirt for what the school called a "controversial message," however, the
Lindale ISD 'Pink Out' raises over $10,000 for Breast Cancer Outreach Programs

Lindale ISD 'Pink Out' raises over $10,000 for Breast Cancer Outreach Programs

Lindale Eagle pride is not just reserved for the royal blue and white school colors. The Lindale Independent School District and the Lindale community showed an overwhelming support for pink earlier this month.
Tyler ISD middle school students participate in Tyler Museum of Art Exhibit

Tyler ISD middle school students participate in Tyler Museum of Art Exhibit

The Tyler Museum of Art (TMA) will showcase artwork from Tyler ISD middle school students in its upcoming Diade los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, Art Exhibit.
PT Alumni announce awards, celebrate Homecoming with tailgate at Pete's Plaza of new stadium

PT Alumni announce awards, celebrate Homecoming with tailgate at Pete's Plaza of new stadium

Pine Tree Education Foundation and Band Kids Forever present the “Can’t Stop Loving You” Alumni Tailgate Party. The festivities kick-off at 5:30 p.m., at Pete's Plaza in the Pine Tree Pirate Stadium.
Hallsville principal named one of the 2013 National Distinguished Principals

Hallsville principal named one of the 2013 National Distinguished Principals

Outstanding elementary and middle school principals from across the nation and abroad have been named 2013 National Distinguished Principals (NDPs) by the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP).
White Oak ISD OKs bond proposal for new high school, other items

White Oak ISD OKs bond proposal for new high school, other items

White Oak residents may be asked to consider a 34-cent tax rate increase next May as school trustees agreed Monday to move toward building a new high school.