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Kilgore residents complain, city listens

Kilgore residents complain, city listens

The Highway 135 traffic circle in Kilgore is getting some much needed repairs.

Respiratory illness putting kids in ICU

Colorado, North Carolina, Georgia, Ohio, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Kentucky have confirmed cases of the enterovirus D-68. The respiratory illness shares similar symptoms with the common cold.
Pine Tree bus involved in crash; no children injured

Pine Tree bus involved in crash; no children injured

A Pine Tree ISD school bus was involved in an accident Tuesday afternoon.
Man shot in East Texas home invasion

Man shot in East Texas home invasion

Marion County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a call Monday night in Jefferson after a man house-sitting for his parents reported an assault.

Another Smith Co. detention officer resigns amid investigation

Seven Smith County jailers were skipping their inmate cell checks and falsifying catalog check times. Five of those jailers resigned and two are on paid administrative leave.
Alleged ETX child predator arrested in Kilgore

Alleged ETX child predator arrested in Kilgore

Officials in Rusk County tell KETK an accused child predator who has been at large since May 2014, has been arrested.

Texas tops the charts economically

According to a recent study by Business Insider, Texas has the second best economy in the nation. The study examined things like average wage, unemployment rates, and exports for each state.
Police: Man caught sneaking drugs for sale into ETX prison

Police: Man caught sneaking drugs for sale into ETX prison

An Arlington man was booked into jail following the discovery of an assortment of drugs along a Winnsboro road.
'Sons of Guns' daughter to detail allegations against him on national TV show

'Sons of Guns' daughter to detail allegations against him on national TV show

When William Hayden was first arrested in early August, he claimed an ex-girlfriend filed false charges against him because he ended their relationship.
East Texas city makes Forbes "Booming Small Cities" list

East Texas city makes Forbes "Booming Small Cities" list

Forbes recently released a list of America's Booming Small Cities 2014, and included in the top 10 is an East Texas location.
Apple unveils two new iPhones

Apple unveils two new iPhones

Apple unveiled the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Tuesday.
Longview man eats threatened turtle, arrested for unpaid fines

Longview man eats threatened turtle, arrested for unpaid fines

An East Texas man is behind bars after failing to pay citations revealed he had caught and eaten a threatened species of turtle.
Man shot to death after charging police officer with sword

Man shot to death after charging police officer with sword

Central Louisiana police officers have shot and killed a man who allegedly charged at them with a sword.
Former Wood Co. constable dies at 80

Former Wood Co. constable dies at 80

A law enforcement staple in Wood County passed away Tuesday morning. According to the Winnsboro Police Chief Andy Chester, former Wood County Constable for Pct 4. J. L. Pennington,80, died this morning in Quitman. 
Police identify 2nd suspect in ETX auto burglary, shots fired incident

Police identify 2nd suspect in ETX auto burglary, shots fired incident

Tyler Police have secured an arrest warrant for the second suspect who was driving the Cadillac and shot at an auto burglary victim Thursday,