Tyler, TX


Police: Man dies after getting hit by car in Madisonville

The forest service says he is in good health, and it is clear that the training the pilot had in dealing with emergency situations was properly executed. Tyler ISD cracks down on vaping, installs 70+ detectors in schools. Updated: 2 hours ago. |. Tyler ISD announced it is engaging in...
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1 dead, another woman injured in East Texas head-on collision

CORSICANA (CBSDFW.COM) - A head-on collision on Aug. 8 left one woman dead and another injured 1.5 miles south of Chandler in Henderson County. Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers found Tammy Hamilton, 56, of Chandler dead at the scene. Investigators said while traveling north on FM315, her Toyota Camry crossed over into the southbound lane. It struck Tausha Redic's Kia. The 53-year-old was injured and taken to UT Health East Texas.Police haven't said why Hamilton crossed into the other lane. The investigation is ongoing.

Crews respond to fires in Tyler County

Tyler ISD announced it is engaging in a renewed effort to address the issue of vaping on school campuses. Sabine County man convicted of murder still on the run after 6 months. Edgar’s sister, Jena, says in part, “at this point, neither I or my family members know if my brother is dead or alive.” Edgar’s sister says she believes the search for her brother has been disappointing, and the family at one point assumed Edgar had taken his own life.

1 dead, 1 injured in head-on crash near Chandler

HENDERSON COUNTY, Texas (KETK) – One person is dead after a head-on crash roughly 1.5 miles south of Chandler on Monday around 6 p.m. The wreck happened on FM 315 in Henderson County. According to a DPS report, a 2003 Toyota Camry, driven by 56-year-old Tammy Hamilton of Chandler, was travelling north on FM 315 […]

Baby horned lizards begin hatching at Caldwell Zoo

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Two horned lizards have hatched at Caldwell Zoo, keeping the species a little safer from the endangered list. In 1993, the Texas Horned Lizard became the state reptile. The Caldwell Zoo has been working to keep them off the endangered species list. Two months ago, a...

Pet of the Week: Katana

TYLER, Texas (KETK) – Pet of the week Katana is looking for her forever home. She was born on April 9, 2020 and is an American Staffordshire Terrier mix. She is spayed, microchipped, house broken and up to date on her vaccinations. She gets along with dogs, cats and kids. She will require a fenced in yard, and members of the SPCA said she is a great dog with some puppy energy in her.

Smile Studio announces new method of pain free dentistry

TYLER, Texas (KETK) – Dr. Rick Coker with Dr. Rick Coker’s Smile Studio stopped by East Texas Live on Wednesday to talk about how he has used his 50 years of practice to create systems that keep people comfortable during treatment, and a new method of pain free dentistry.

Tyler’s dog scene

There are family pets, and then there are pets who are simply part of the family. No need for a dog sitter, because they go everywhere together — a trend in traveling and living some communities and businesses are accommodating. ranks Tyler fifth in its list of top...

Look your best with these back to school styles

Back to school is the perfect time to show off new fashion and look your best for the brand new school year! Uptown Cheapskate in Tyler works to bring you the latest trendy styles, for men and women, while being well below retail price. While it’s already nice to get...

TUESDAY TAILS: Meet Winifred from the SPCA of East Texas

TYLER, Texas — For today's edition of Tuesday Tails, meet Winifred — from the SPCA of East Texas. Winifred is a 2-year-old terrier mix who came to the SPCA of East Texas from a local shelter after having puppies in the pound. \All her puppies have been adopted...

Tyler, Texas, Promotes Health and Wellness with a Slew of Outdoor Attractions

It’s easy to enjoy outdoor activities in Tyler, TX. As Tyler’s Parks and Recreation director, Leanne Robinette has to stay in touch with what’s taking place outdoors. And one thing she has noticed in recent years is that the parks (and other forms of outdoor rec) are becoming increasingly popular throughout the Tyler area.
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Rescued Tigers Splash Around to Cool Off in the Summer Heat [Video]

If you need something to put a smile on your face, this video won’t disappoint. Last year, a collared tiger was filmed walking around a Houston neighborhood. The tiger, India, was eventually found and taken to Black Beauty Ranch to live out his days in peace. Three months prior, a tiger cub was found in Houston. She was being kept as a pet and was not receiving proper care. Fortunately, the tiger, whom rescuers named Elsa, was found and also taken to Black Beauty Ranch.

Tyler Parks to host Pawchella 2022

TYLER, Texas — Editor's Note: Video above aired on June 2022, not related to story. Tyler Parks and Recreation will be hosting Pawchella at Fun Forest Pool on Aug. 20 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. At Pawchella, dogs will be able to use the pool to play and cool...

The best beauty and spas deals in Tyler,Texas for a relaxing day

We're all for saving dollars where we can - every little helps after all! With this in mind, we've hunted high and low to bring you some of the best activities in and near your area with deals of up to 47% off.Looking for the top Tyler,Texas deals that Beauty & Spas has to offer? Here's a rundown of some of the best deals in the city.

Countryside Cat Rescue Brand New Animal Rescue to Lindale, Texas

It’s a problem that we all know causes issues here in East Texas, pet overpopulation. There are way too many animals in our community that have not been spayed or neutered, which was and will continue to grow our problem. But there is some good news as I found on social media just a few days ago that there is a new animal rescue facility in Lindale, Texas!