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Texans play Saturday on KETK

Texans play Saturday on KETK

The Houston Texans have their preseason opener against Arizona Saturday night, and you can watch it on KETK. Chron.com has a list of 5 players to keep an eye on during Saturday's contest.
Former Longview athletic director, coach heads to Calvary Baptist Academy

Former Longview athletic director, coach heads to Calvary Baptist Academy

Former Longview athletic director and head coach Pat Collins confirmed today that he was taken a position at Calvary Baptist Academy in Shreveport.
Cowboys defense disappoints in 27-7 loss to Chargers

Cowboys defense disappoints in 27-7 loss to Chargers

The Cowboys were without five starters on defense and a host of backups because of injuries. So there are built in reasons why the Chargers offense ran and passed at will in a 27-7 victory Thursday night.

Soldier 'shocked' after Army gives him and dozens of others notice to leave service

They may have survived combat abroad but thousands of soldiers are caught in the crossfire of a budget battle at home.
CBP officers seize nearly $429,000 in cocaine hidden in a Ford Focus

CBP officers seize nearly $429,000 in cocaine hidden in a Ford Focus

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged cocaine. CBP officers discovered the alleged cocaine, valued at approximately $428,800 hidden within a Ford Focus.

Everson Walls talks about 2014 Cowboys defense

Former Dallas Cowboys DB Everson Walls was in East Texas Thursday night. Walls gave his thoughts on what this years Dallas defense needs to do to bounce back from the awful 2013 season.
Wiz Khalifa's lawyer claims notice to appear in Texas court not received

Wiz Khalifa's lawyer claims notice to appear in Texas court not received

Rapper Wiz Khalifa is wanted in El Paso - and not for his music. But his new attorney says it's all a big mistake.
Texans owner McNair gets clean bill of health after cancer fight

Texans owner McNair gets clean bill of health after cancer fight

After a 10-month ordeal in which he battled two forms of cancer under an assumed name at MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texans owner Bob McNair has been given a clean bill of health by the team of doctors that treated him.
Southeast Texas boy dies after horse 'spooks,' kicks him in chest

Southeast Texas boy dies after horse 'spooks,' kicks him in chest

A tragic late afternoon accident resulted in the death of a three-year-old child.
Warrant issued in Texas for rapper Wiz Khalifa's arrest

Warrant issued in Texas for rapper Wiz Khalifa's arrest

Rapper Cameron Thomaz, better known by his stage name Wiz Khalifa, was due in an El Paso court today to face charges stemming from a May arrest for marijuana possession at the El Paso International Airport, but now, a warrant was issued for his
Weeden itching to take reins in Cowboys’ preseason opener

Weeden itching to take reins in Cowboys’ preseason opener

Brandon Weeden can’t wait for Thursday night. Yes, it’s only an exhibition game, but it marks his debut for the Dallas Cowboys and perhaps his only start of 2014.
Back surgery is affecting Romo’s deep passes

Back surgery is affecting Romo’s deep passes

According to Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys front office brass, the veteran is 100 percent recovered from December back surgery.

Fisherman catches massive shark off Texas coast

A fisherman from San Antonio caught one massively huge shark off the Texas Gulf Coast over the weekend.
Texans release first preseason depth chart vs. Cardinals

Texans release first preseason depth chart vs. Cardinals

It’s not rocket science and it’s not even very official. But the Texans have released their first depth chart in the Bill O’Brien era.
Three Texas workers electrocuted when scaffolding touches power line

Three Texas workers electrocuted when scaffolding touches power line

Three people were electrocuted in an industrial accident in Hardin County Wednesday morning, according to officials.