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.