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Texas Comptroller Susan Combs to speak in Longview and Tyler

EAST TEXAS — Texas Comptroller Susan Combs will visit Longview and Tyler on Wednesday and Thursday to discuss facts, figures and trends fueling the Texas economy.

East Texas business paying big for feral hog roundup

CENTER, TX — Feral hogs continue to destroy property across East Texas, and they're only growing in number. Recent estimates of the pig population range from 1.8 million to 3.4 million in Texas.

Seven people injured after wreck on Highway 64

UPDATE : Officials tell KETK that seven people have been taken to the hospital. One person had serious injuries but was said to be in stable condition. All other injuries were minor.

Burglary Suspect Shot by Citizen

On March 10, 2012 at 9:11 p.m. Officers were dispatched to an unknown problem in the 100 Block of Delmar Street.  Officers were told that neighbors heard a commotion and one of the neighbors went next door.

New Diana Agriculture teacher shot and killed in Union Grove

An agriculture teacher from New Diana was shot and killed in Union Grove on Friday. A resident tells Fox 51, David Gross was shot and killed at his home by a intruder. Details are limited at this time.

KFXK WEB EXCLUSIVE: Jacksonville clinic manager speaks out after abrupt closing

TYLER - Heather Bowles, the owner of Physicians at Home, the company that was working out of the Stripling Clinic in Jacksonville that abruptly closed last month, spoke to KFXK today.

Georgia fugitive caught in Hopkins County

A Savannah man wanted for Aggravated Child Molestation and 2 counts of False Statements and Writings was arrested by the United States Marshals Service Joint East Texas Fugitive Task Force in Sulphur Springs, Texas on Thursday.

Tyler Parks offers free concert and Azalea Trails Arts and Crafts Fair

The Tyler Parks and Recreation Department’s 2012 Azalea Trails Arts and Crafts Fair at Bergfeld Park is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 24 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 25.

DPS Announces Flood Safety Awareness Week

AUSTIN, TX – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today reminded Texans of the steps they can take to protect their families and property as Flood Safety Awareness Week approaches, which is March 12 – 16.

Nacogdoches gasoline spill cleanup could take weeks

Nacogdoches, TX — It’ll be several weeks before all efforts to clean the gasoline spill from Banita Creek will be completed, said Nacogdoches Fire Chief Keith Kiplinger.