Texas teens catch 6 foot alligator

It almost sounded like the start of a bad joke. "If you were to catch an alligator, what would you do with it?" But this 911 call out of Cleburne proved to be one wild night for three fearless teens.
Southern California anticipates more immigrant transfers as protesters await

Southern California anticipates more immigrant transfers as protesters await

Busloads of migrants are expected to arrive in Southern California on Friday, and protesters in Murrieta are ready and waiting.
Texas lawmakers release statements on Independence Day

Texas lawmakers release statements on Independence Day

Gov. Rick Perry released the following statement to commemorate the Independence Day holiday:
North Carolina dodges bullet after Arthur cracks limbs, rattles homes, then leaves

North Carolina dodges bullet after Arthur cracks limbs, rattles homes, then leaves

North Carolina seems to have dodged a bullet.

Insurance company drops lawsuit against E. Texas widow

ACE Insurance, the company suing an East Texas woman who recently lost her husband, bowed out of their lawsuit Thursday evening. 
2 arrested after armed robbery in Tyler, 1 at large

2 arrested after armed robbery in Tyler, 1 at large

Police arrest two and are searching for a third after a robbery in Tyler. Officers tell KETK, it happened around 4:40 a.m., at the Food Fast convenience store at the corner of E. Front Street and Palmer Street.
Southern California anticipates more immigrant transfers as protesters await

Southern California anticipates more immigrant transfers as protesters await

Busloads of migrants are expected to arrive in Southern California on Friday, and protesters in Murrieta are ready and waiting.

East Texas hay production on the rise

The summer heat has been the greatest adversary for hay producers across the south for the past few years. But as July gets underway, it appears the tide may be turning here in eEst Texas.
Weather Talk: Thursday forecast for July 4th

Weather Talk: Thursday forecast for July 4th

July 4th is upon us. A few showers are in the forecast, but the KETK weather team does believe that most areas will have a rain-free Independence Day.

Medal of Dishonor

Fred Stuckey from Longview saw many men he calls brothers killed and maimed when he served as an army ranger in Vietnam, sacrifices he does not take lightly.

13-year-old runs family farmer's market

Peaches, tomatoes, and noon day onions. Nothing says summertime quite like a farmer's market here in East Texas.
Paraglider rescued from trees in Morris County

Paraglider rescued from trees in Morris County

Emergency crews are responded to a man stuck in a tree in Lone Star Thursday night.
6 women, man arrested in Gregg Co. gentlemen's club raid

6 women, man arrested in Gregg Co. gentlemen's club raid

A midnight raid on a gentlemen's club in Kilgore caught multiple women violating county ordinances.

Local fireworks shows booming with excitement

East Texans will be enjoying food, fun, and of course fireworks all weekend, and there are plenty of shows going on for you and your family to go to. It all kicked off Thursday at the annual Blast Over Bullard.