Tis the season for Greenberg turkeys

 Tis the season for Greenberg Turkeys. "It wouldn't be the holidays without a Greenberg turkey," said Linda Whetsell, East Texan. What began as a small dairy farm, grew into a world famous thanksgiving treat.

Town mourns loss of former school building

"The school was built in 19-31" One of the oldest buildings in Winona, gone. The fire started early Sunday morning. Neighbors knew quickly something was happening.

East Texas square dances for local children

The East Texas Square and Round Dance Association is preparing for their first benefit dance in Mineola. The group has joined forces with the Marine Corps Reserve to collect donations for the Toys for Tots Foundation. 

Thanksgiving becomes one of the biggest workout days of the year

  "Its been amazing, its been great because so many people are concerned about their health around the holidays this year," said Amber Ford, a Personal Trainer at Woodcreak Athletic Club in Tyler.
East Texas restaurants open on Thanksgiving Day 2014

East Texas restaurants open on Thanksgiving Day 2014

If you're looking to enjoy a holiday meal this Thanksgiving but not able to prepare one, KETK has got you covered! Here is a list of restaurants expected to be open in East Texas on Thanksgiving Day, 2014:
Retailers prepare to open earlier than ever for Black Friday

Retailers prepare to open earlier than ever for Black Friday

This year retailers are opening earlier than ever to accommodate Black Friday enthusiasts.
USPS worker shot on the job in Lufkin

USPS worker shot on the job in Lufkin

Local police and the postal service are investigating the shooting of a mail carrier in Lufkin.
Do you recognize this thief?

Do you recognize this thief?

Gregg County authorities are attempting to identify a woman who is believed to have stolen a purse and used one of the cards at a local business.

Don't feed your pets your leftover Thanksgiving dinner!

Sometimes it's hard to look into those big puppy eyes and that adorable begging face and not give your pet a little taste of your meal.
ETX man, 72, tells 911 he killed his wife

ETX man, 72, tells 911 he killed his wife

Police arrested a Nacogdoches man Sunday evening after he called 911 dispatchers and claimed he had killed his wife.
Sulphur Springs PD looking for 'extremely dangerous' suspect

Sulphur Springs PD looking for 'extremely dangerous' suspect

The Sulphur Springs Police Department is looking for a suspect believed to be "armed and extremely dangerous."
Injured Lindale firefighter to return home Wednesday

Injured Lindale firefighter to return home Wednesday

Joe Yeakley, a Lindale firefighter injured battling a structure fire in January, is set to return home to Lindale on Wednesday afternoon. Yeakley is expected to be back around 4:30 p.m.  
Shots fired overnight at Kilgore College trustee's home

Shots fired overnight at Kilgore College trustee's home

The Kilgore Police Department is investigating shots fired into the home of a Kilgore College trustee's home.

Mother chooses baby's life over her own

A Colorado woman died shortly after giving birth to what doctors described as a seven pound, four ounce miracle, Jessica Oh has the story. Not all pictures are worth a thousand words, some find worth in little more than a few
Authorities search for missing ETX girl

Authorities search for missing ETX girl

Authorities are asking for the public's help finding a missing girl. Snowy Turner, 17, has not been seen or talked to any family or friends since Saturday, November 16.