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East Texas teacher to receive 'Heroes for Children' Award

East Texas teacher to receive 'Heroes for Children' Award

The State Board of Education (SBOE) announced today that 15 Texans who provide hundreds of hours of volunteer service to Texas public schools will be honored with the Heroes for Children award at the SBOE meeting on Friday, Sept. 19.
Authorities set ETX murder suspect's bond at $1 million

Authorities set ETX murder suspect's bond at $1 million

Authorities have placed a $1 million bond on a man accused of murder in Harrison County.
Person of interest sought in Lufkin laptop theft

Person of interest sought in Lufkin laptop theft

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin needs your help identifying the person, or persons, responsible for the burglary of a residence.
Hurricane Odile flogs tourists with rain in Mexico's Baja California

Hurricane Odile flogs tourists with rain in Mexico's Baja California

Hurricane Odile made landfall at the southernmost tip of Mexico's Baja California peninsula late Sunday. Its gales whipped torrents of rain ashore, chasing visitors in popular tourist destinations into closed quarters.
Pro-Russian Rebels release captive Ukrainian troops

Pro-Russian Rebels release captive Ukrainian troops

Pro-Russian rebels released dozens of captive Ukrainian troops Sunday as part of a ceasefire deal. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said in a Twitter post that 73 troops were released in Donetsk.
How many more Western captives is ISIS holding?

How many more Western captives is ISIS holding?

The beheading of British aid worker David Haines by ISIS has intensified fears for other Western hostages being held by the jihadist group.
TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 15, 2014

TYLER POLICE: Traffic enforcement September 15, 2014

Tyler Police traffic enforcement for Monday, September 15, 2014: 8:00 am to 9:00 am 1900 Balsam Gap. 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 3400 Mineola Hwy. 

East Texas remembers toddler who died from cancer

East Texans came together to raise money for kids with cancer. On Sunday, professional photographers donated their services to help raise money and awareness for pediatric cancer.
Suspect connected to fatal Marshall shooting turns self in

Suspect connected to fatal Marshall shooting turns self in

Marshall Police have arrested the person they believed shot and killed a man early Saturday morning.
Obama 'shocked' by Ray Rice video; Washington turns attention to NFL

Obama 'shocked' by Ray Rice video; Washington turns attention to NFL

The growing outcry over how the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell deal with incidents of domestic violence has reached the nation's highest office.
'271 Biker Rally' rallies for a good cause

'271 Biker Rally' rallies for a good cause

The "271 Biker Rally" kicked off their very first event in Tyler. 
One person hospitalized following I-20 wreck near Winona

One person hospitalized following I-20 wreck near Winona

One person is in the hospital following a two vehicle accident on I-20. Winona firefighters tell KETK the accident happened just after 3:00 on the interstate near Winona.
'Six Californias' Initiative Fails to Make Ballot

'Six Californias' Initiative Fails to Make Ballot

The controversial "Six Californias" initiative has failed to make it onto the 2016 ballot, the Secretary of State's Office said Friday.
Hurricane Odile, a Category 4 storm, threatens Baja California

Hurricane Odile, a Category 4 storm, threatens Baja California

Hurricane Odile, a Category 4 storm, is expected to affect life on the Baja California peninsula in Mexico on Sunday night and Monday, the National Hurricane Center said.
Apple's Tim Cook on TV, Steve Jobs, and iPhone 6

Apple's Tim Cook on TV, Steve Jobs, and iPhone 6

In an in-depth interview with Charlie Rose, taped on Friday, the Apple CEO said the current television experience is "stuck back in the 70's," but he didn't say when Apple might try to take TV into the future.