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WebXtra: Gregg County Judge discusses transition to new county budget
KLTV's Jamey Boyum talks with Gregg County Judge Bill Stoudt about this morning’s commissioners court.
All the Bells and Whistles With This 24+ Acres Property in Tatum, TX
As I was looking through some of the most amazing real estate listings that are currently available in East Texas I have to admit I was a bit shocked to see this one. We are talking about a beautiful home on over 24 acres currently for sale in Tatum, Texas. Now obviously, properties get listed all the time, but what shocked me about this property is that it’s really nice and has been on the market for 150+ days at this point.
Arson arrest after Longview home fire
LONGVIEW — One person was arrested for arson early Wednesday morning in Longview after their home caught fire. According to Longview Fire Department and our colleagues at KETK, they responded to the scene at 404 East Shofner around 3 a.m. for a reported structure fire. Crews reportedly found heavy fire and smoke conditions coming from two windows on the rear corner of the house. “The room of origin was determined to be in a back bedroom and the fire had spread into the attic,” officials said. “There were no reported injuries.” Officials said that crews were able to bring the fire under control in about 10 minutes, and the lone occupant of the home was questioned and later arrested for arson. Longview fire responded with three fire engines, two ladder trucks, an ambulance and four support vehicles for a total of 21 personnel.
These longview, TX based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around longview..
Longview City Approaches Final Stages of New Entryway Construction
Catch up on the latest development in Longview as the city nears completion on a new entryway, a project initiated from the 2018 bond election. Stay tuned for more local news updates from KLTV.
Sentence handed down in intoxication manslaughter deaths of 2 adults, 1 teen from Port Arthur
A Rusk County man was sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to the intoxication manslaughter deaths of two Port Arthur adults and a teen. Chance Glyn Craddock, 28, will serve the three 20-year terms concurrently, according to information from Criminal District Court Judge John Stevens. Concurrent sentences mean they are served at […] The post Sentence handed down in intoxication manslaughter deaths of 2 adults, 1 teen from Port Arthur appeared first on Port Arthur News.
Powerball Jackpot is Almost $1 Billion. How Would You Spend Your Winnings?
We all have that dream of becoming an instant millionaire. And yes, some of those dreams can turn into nightmares. But that's not what this is about. Many in Tyler, Longview or Jacksonville, Texas will set aside some cash and purchase some lines for Saturday night's Powerball drawing. As of this writing (Thursday, September 28), the jackpot sits at $925 million dollars. It could easily reach $1 billion by Saturday. So what would you do if you took home Saturday's huge jackpot? Here are my plans.
Kilgore City Plans Expansion of Texan Theater
Discover the exciting new upgrade planned for Kilgore's iconic Texan Theater. This video offers an exclusive sneak peek into the city's plans to enhance the theater's charm and appeal. Stay tuned for an inside look at the future of this beloved local landmark.
City of Longview asking for local feedback on downtown identity
LONGVIEW, Texas (KETK) — The City of Longview is asking local residents to give their feedback on the desired future identity for the downtown area. According to the city, the Main Street area of downtown Longview is set to undergo an alteration process and citizen opinions are needed. The Downtown Longview Transformation Survey is a […]
WebXtra: Cross-country motorcycle run to combat human trafficking makes Longview stop
East Texans have joined in with a long distance motorcycle poker run to raise money and awareness to fight human trafficking.
‘It’s worth saving’: Rusk County historic church starts restoration process
RUSK COUNTY, Texas (KETK) – For months, East Texans in Rusk County have asked the community to help preserve their historic church dating back to the 1850’s. The Pine Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church is the oldest church building in all of Rusk County. It has major wear and tear from the ground all the way […]
OPD in high-speed chase to Seymour
Olney Police secured the long-distance surrender of a Longview man who led officers on a high-speed chase to Seymour before disappearing into a neighborhood, Police Chief Dan Birbeck said. Police Cpl. Miranda Wright stopped the 24-year-old suspect, Jacob Feerer, on Main Street for speeding at 4:48 a.m. on Sept. 23,...
Are Longview Restaurants Passing Inspections? Find Out Now.
It's a decision we often face several times a day, what are we going to eat? A decision that we make alone, with our significant other, family, or friends, and when we finally decide what we want it's immediately followed up with where are going to eat in Longview, Texas.
Gilmer man facing intoxication manslaughter, assault charges after fatal crash
WOOD COUNTY, Texas (KETK) – A man was charged with intoxication manslaughter and intoxication assault in connection to a wreck that killed one of his passengers and injured another. According to a preliminary report from DPS, 24-year-old Leopoldo Guerrero, Jr. from Gilmer was driving a 2007 Chevrolet 1500 east on State Highway 154, 13.3 miles […]
Enterprise Holdings in Longview is Hiring an Automotive Detailer
Looking for a job in East Texas? Enterprise Holdings in Longview is hiring an Automotive Detailer. Tune into this video by KETK/FOX51 News to learn more about the role and how you can apply. Don't miss this exciting job opportunity!
NTCC Men’s Rodeo Team wins the first rodeo of the 2023-2024 season
, The Northeast Texas Community College Rodeo team headed to the first National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA) Southern Region Rodeo hosted by Panola College September 22-23, and the Men’s Team returned to campus as Champions of the Rodeo. The Men’s team was led by Coy Evans (Fort Supply, Ok) who finished 1st in Tie Down Roping, 8th in Team Roping, and second place in the All-Around Cowboy standings. Teammate Brennen Wilson (Gilmer, Texas) finished in fourth place in Team Roping with his partner Hayden Sanders (Ovalo, Texas) to also bring in team points for the Eagles. Wilson brought home points...
Jazz Connection kicks off fall concert series at Longview arboretum
LONGVIEW, Texas — The Longview Arboretum and Nature Center’s Roots in the Gardens fall concert series is set to kick off Thursday. Gates open at 5 p.m. with music beginning at 6 p.m. Concert attendees are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs, blankets, food and drinks. The...
$25,531 Federal Grant Received by Longview for Youth Substance Abuse Prevention
Longview, located in East Texas, is set to get $25,531 in federal funding to help curb youth substance abuse. This initiative, thanks to Texas Senator John Cornyn, is part of the Department of Justice's Substance Abuse Prevention Act. The goal is to facilitate drug-free communities and decrease substance abuse among young people in East Texas. The funding is projected to strengthen local prevention programs and treatment approaches, improve education efforts, and heighten general awareness about substance addiction problems.
OFFICIALS: Man arrested after stealing vehicle, leading authorities on multi-county chase
SMITH COUNTY, Texas — Officials have arrested a man who allegedly stole a pickup truck and led authorities on a multi-county chase Tuesday afternoon. According to the Smith County Sheriff's Office, Brian Greggory York, 23, of Gainesville, FL, was arrested in Gregg County for unauthorized use of a vehicle vehicle and evading arrest in vehicle. York reportedly stole the truck out of Ruidoso, NM.
East Texas constable runs for re-election
LINDALE, Texas (KETK)- Smith County Precinct 5 Constable Wesley Hicks announced he will be running for re-election. He was appointed to the position on Sept. 27, 2022 and sworn into office Oct. 6. Hicks is a lifelong resident of Lindale and graduated from Lindale High School. He obtained an associates degree in criminal justice form […]