Local News + Statewide News

Fox 51 speaks with found Pilot's pastor

Fred Scholz was found by a river authority co-worker that was making his usual rounds. He was found in Cherokee County.

Cattle herds thin as beef prices keep rising

Nothing says summer like the aroma and sizzle of a steak on the grill — but those are pleasures that are expected to cost even more this year and next.

Longview launches mobile and online service request system

Longview, TX — The City of Longview is launching a new customer service tool called CitySend that allows residents to report and track service requests using a smartphone or computer.

Smith County clean-up starts Monday

smith county — Citizens can now pick up their vouchers for the annual Smith County Wide Clean-up Event.

No restrictions placed on weekend fishing tournament due to Lake Palestine search

LAKE PALESTINE — Organizers of the American Bass Anglers Tournament scheduled for Saturday, February 11 on Lake Palestine tell KETK they have been in contact with officials involved with the plane recovery and the search team, who as of F

Longview teen attacks friend, steals vehicle

rusk county — A Longview teen is charged with first degree felony after he attacked a person giving him a ride home.

1-vehicle rollover near Whitehouse

EMS crews have taken a woman to a local hospital after she rolled her vehicle on FM 756 Friday afternoon. Authorities tell KETK, she flipped the vehicle driving too fast on wet roads near the intersection of FM 756 and FM 346.

New vintage clothing store coming to Mineola

Caitlin Brakeen, one of the owners of Alex & Afton talks about a new clothing store coming to East Texas.


Bethany Parker abd Susanne Hammond from Build-A-Bear shows a variety of choices for your bear. Other animals are also available and numerous accessories can be purchased at the store.

Chez Bazan talks Valentine goodness

Monica Espindoli from Tyler's Chez Bazan shows us a few options for the upcoming holiday. Chez Bazan offers a variety of options raniging from soups and salads to delicious cakes.