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LETU engineering professor gets NSF grant funding

The National Science Foundation recently awarded a grant to support Dr. Melanie Watson’s work in engineerin

U.S. Senator, TX congressmen announce Honoring the Fort Hood Heroes Act

On Monday, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), Congressman John R.

VIDEO: Phil Kuchinsky talks Cowboys with Craig Smoak from ESPN Central Texas

KETK's Phil Kuchinsky spoke with Craig Smoak of ESPN Central Texas about the Cowboys' injuries to the front seven and quarterback, Tony Romo.

Flash Flood warnings issued for ETX counties

A flash flood warning has been issued for the counties of Upshur, Smith, Harrison and Gregg. The warning is set to expire at 1:00 p.m.

Boating safety on holiday weekend

Texas Parks and Wildlife Game Warden alongside Law Enforcement are out in full force patrolling East Texas lakes for the holiday weekend.

Man arrested after barricading self, attempting to set fire at Van Zandt County oil company

A man is in custody in Van Zandt County after barricading himself inside of business in Wills Point.

Rusk Co. man accused of sexual assault on three juveniles

Rusk County Sheriff's Office have arrested a man accused of sexually assault three juveniles. A complaint was filed against Barney Samuel Bradshaw, 35, accusing him of the crimes.

ETX man faces two charges of indecency, sexual contact with a child

An East Texas man is facing two charges of indecency and sexual contact with a child.

House fire in Chapel Hill

Fire crews are on scene of a house fire in Chapel Hill. Smith County Fire tells FOX 51, crews responded to the 10000 block of Lakeshore Dr. just before 5 Sunday morning.

First responders remembered at West-Fest parade

The 2013 West-Fest celebration is underway in West, Texas. Hundreds of people from all across the state attended Saturday's parade. And this year it was especially memorable.