East Texas man shot by unknown person, flown to Shreveport hospital

East Texas man shot by unknown person, flown to Shreveport hospital

A Shelby County man was flown to a Shreveport hospital after he was reportedly shot by an unknown person Friday morning.

Mitt Romney will not seek 3rd presidential bid

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney will not make a third run for president, CNN has confirmed, and will tell supporters on an 11 a.m.
Texan kills monster hog in Houston

Texan kills monster hog in Houston

Wild boars are known to cause chaos in Texas. Eddie Patient, of Houston, sent KETK the picture above to show how massive these hogs can get.

Tyler hires animal shelter Manager

 Now that the Klein Animal Shelter is shut down, the City of Tyler, is stepping up. The city has hired Shawn Markmann as the city's new animal shelter manager.
Cooler weather plus rain on the way

Cooler weather plus rain on the way

The last days of January will end on a much cooler note compared to previous days. I hope you’ve enjoyed this taste of spring weather this week. Here’s a look at the last 5 days for afternoon temperatures.
ETX man is custody after running during traffic stop

ETX man is custody after running during traffic stop

A traffic stop leads to a manhunt and ends in an arrest in Tyler. Officers say they pulled the man over around 7:45 p.m. near the intersection of Mineola Hwy. and Loop 323.
California measles cases still increasing

California measles cases still increasing

 (CNN) -- California health officials said Wednesday there are 79 confirmed measles cases in the state, as federal health authorities reported that the number of U.S. cases in 2014 more than tripled any total in recent years.

UT Tyler breaking ground on new building

The University of Texas system donated a large amount of money to the Tyler campus to help with their growing music program which has grown by almost 70-percent in the last four years.
City honors three people for role in promoting equality

City honors three people for role in promoting equality

The city of Longview honored three people for their roles in promoting equality in the city during the Civil Rights Movement.
Wanted sex offender captured in Marshall

Wanted sex offender captured in Marshall

A man wanted for failing to register as a sex offender was captured at a Marshall home Thursday afternoon.

Kilgore PD searching for person of interest in murder investigation

The Kilgore Police Department is currently searching for Marcus Demois Whitaker, 35 years of age, of Kilgore, Texas.

Senate passes Keystone XL measure

The Senate passed a bipartisan bill on Thursday to clear construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, a controversial project that would transport oil from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico. The vote was 62 to 36.
Missing 3-year-old found safe near Whitehouse

Missing 3-year-old found safe near Whitehouse

Whitehouse officials have confirmed a missing 3-year-old boy has been found safe. Authorities say the child wandered out of their grandparents house and over to a neighbors.
Texans bag 'Boarzilla' in hunt

Texans bag 'Boarzilla' in hunt

They're calling it "Boarzilla," a 790-pound hog shot in Comanche County. Blaine Garcia and Wyatt Walton killed the boar about three miles north of De Leon, Texas, their hometown.