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Ft. Worth-area pastor beaten to death with electric guitar

A pastor of a church near Fort Worth, Texas is dead after a bizarre incident Monday morning.

Oil spill reported in Kilgore

The Kilgore Fire Department is cleaning up an oil spill along Highway 135 (Gladewater Highway) Monday afternoon. The spill is affecting the following intersections:

Longview family survives scare with carbon monoxide poisoning

A Longview family is alive and well after a near-death encounter with carbon monoxide poisoning over the weekend.

Texas newborn found abandoned inside handbag

Corsicana authorities are investigating a case in which a baby was left abandoned in a handbag under a homeowner's carport.

ETX baby fighting for life after getting shot in face

An infant is fighting for her life after a gun allegedly accidentally discharged in Nacogdoches early Monday morning.

Identity released of suspect who attacked 97-year-old woman

Van Zandt County authorities have released the name of the man who is believed to have assaulted a 97-year old woman and then stolen her car.

‘Door-Kick Burglar’ eludes police

The Lufkin Daily News is reporting; Lufkin Police searched a south Lufkin neighborhood Saturday night in hopes of making an arrest in the “Door-Kick Burglar” case, but came up empty-handed once the burglar escaped into the woods.

Veteran Voices Writers' workshops

Adjunct English Professor Tina Bausinger and Andy Burnett stop by to talk about a great writing group designed for East Texas for veterans.

Spooktacular Bull Bash

It's almost time for the annual Spooktacular Bull Bash down in Jacksonville! Event organizer Debbie Dyess and musician Paul Ruark stop by to tell us what visitors can expect to see to this year.

"Rampaged" driver arrested Saturday night

Our sister station KETK recieved a phone call Saturday night about a "rampaged" driver on Troup Hwy. Edward Cruz Paicer-Moa, was arrested for evading a police officer in a vehicle, in conjuction with this call.