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Makeup day scheduled for Lindale ISD

The Lindale Independent School District will hold classes on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 to make up for the district closure on Friday, February 4 due to winter weather.

KETK Special Report: Ride along with an East Texas repo-man

TYLER - Tommy Brock repossess rims and tires in East Texas. We joined him one evening, and this is his story.    

Blackout questions, few answers

It is tough to find out details on last week’s blackouts, and the system is apparently set up to make it tough.

Tyler: Robert E. Lee School on lockdown temporarily

Update: 3:20 p.m. - Tyler I.S.D. officials tell KETK that the incident began when a student at Robert E. Lee reported some stolen items to the school's Crimestoppers organization.

Longview Police: Watch out for 'pigeon dropping' scheme

Two Longview-area citizens have fallen victim to pigeon drop schemes in the past month. According to victim statements, the same two black males and possibly a black female are suspected of being responsible for both incidents.

Jeep Wrangler Sahara

I've mentioned before that I'm a Jeep guy. Looking at my beloved old '95 Wrangler and this is the 2009 Wrangler, all I can think is, what a difference two generations makes.

Sex offenders in Texas getting a break?

A sex offender near you may soon be able to take their name off of the list of registered sex offenders.

Aguilera apologizes for anthem mishap

TYLER - Pop singer Christina Aguilera has released a new statement regarding her Super Bowl performance Sunday night in Dallas. Aguilera, now says she lost her place while singing the national anthem and was caught up in the moment.

East Texas prepares roads for another winter storm

When the snow and ice hit East Texas Friday, many were surprised to see how bad some of the roads were. With a possibility of snow coming again this week, people are wondering if last week's mess taught anyone a lesson.

City of Tyler Water Utilities now offers e-billing

In response to requests from Water Utilities customers wanting to go green and not receive a monthly paper statement, the Tyler Water Utilities Department is now offering e-billing as an option for their customers.