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Lufkin teens arrested for driving while intoxicated, possession and warrants

Three Lufkin teens are behind bars after a late night arrest for public intoxication. It happened around 3:40 a.m. Sunday morning in the 1500 block of Lakeview Street.

Mobile home goes up in flames late Saturday night

Fire officials were called to the scene of a mobile home fire. According to Smith County officials it happened around 11:00 p.m. at Rocky Lane and County Road 756.

Fifth annual Christmas in July crafts fair to be held July 13-14

The fifth annual Christmas in July Arts and Crafts Fair is being held July 13-14. The city of Tyler Parks and Recreation Department will host the event and feature 58 booths offering unique and fun items for sale.

Deputies: Man attacked Gregg County jailer; took pepper spray

A Longview man was accused of assaulting a public servant Thursday after Gregg County sheriff’s deputies said he attacked a jailer and took a can of pepper spray from her hand.

Buses available for Pro-Life rally in Austin

Four buses will leave T.K. Gorman on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at 7:00 a.m. to go to Austin for a Pro-Life Rally. The buses will return to T.K. Gorman between 5 and 6:00 p.m.

ETX man arrested for driving while intoxicated and possession of marijuana

An East Texas man is arrested Saturday night for driving while intoxicated and in possession of illegal drugs. It happened around 8:30 p.m. in the 4600 block of Northwest Stallings Drive in Nacogdoches.

Summer sunscreen checklist

To make your next trip to the sun care aisle a little less overwhelming, dermatologists gave KETK a "checklist" of sun screen essentials. First, make sure your next sunscreen has an SPF of 30 and UVA and UVB protection.

TX driver charged with 5 counts of criminal negligence homicide

The Department of Public Safety have arrested and charged a driver in the deadly accident that killed five people in Los Fresnos this past Sunday.

The government is trying to punish some of us

Happy 4th of July, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. By the way, we won't be having a fireworks show this year because of the sequestration. Let me get this straight.

Yankees clear Jeter to being rehab assignment

New York superstar shortstop, Derek Jeter, 39, has been cleared by the Yankees to begin his rehabilitation assignment.