Sat, 29 Apr 2017 00:19:00 EDTAt this time last year, a guy by the name of Dak Prescott was still on the draft board. In fact, the Mississippi State star didn't hear his named called until Saturday during the fourth round. Luckily for the Cowboys, Prescott turned out to be the hidden gem of the 2016 draft class. The NFL AP rookie of the year was in Longview Friday night for a fundraiser supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Big Pines.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 00:15:00 EDTThe UT Tyler softball team battled back from a 5-2 deficit but lost to UT Dallas 6-5 on a walkoff home run in the bottom of the seventh inning in the winner’s bracket semifinal of the American Southwest Conference tournament Friday at Suddenlink Field.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:33:00 EDTThere are quite a few organizations in East Texas that are looking for dependable people to lend a hand of service to others. If you're looking for a way to serve your community, here's a helpful resource for you!
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:10:00 EDTA Van Zandt County man has been found Friday evening.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:46:00 EDTFor many students, prom is something they look forward to all year, and special needs children are no different.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:04:00 EDTEast Texas eyes are on a local talent during the second and third round of the NFL draft Friday night.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:21:00 EDTLongview residents had quite a few Bigfoot sightings Friday near a tire shop on Loop 281 in Longview.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:20:00 EDTThree Texas Department of Public Safety troopers and three canines have graduated from an eight-week training program, which teaches various skills on detecting various criminal activities. Now that they have graduated, these teams will be a part of 41 others throughout Texas, including seven explosion-detection teams in Austin, according to a DPS press release. The dogs’ breeds are Belgian Malinois, and they will be used for drug detection purposes. One of them came from the ...
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:06:00 EDTThe capital murder conviction of a Wood County man found guilty twice has been upheld by the Sixth Court of Appeals in Texarkana
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:53:00 EDTA former Whitehouse Wildcat is headed to the NFL.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:26:00 EDTA man has been arrested and charged with the death of Ivory Wilson, 57. Today, Darrell Wayne Wilson, 58, of Marshal was charged with the murder of Ivory. Back in February, Ivory Wilson's body was discovered inside an apartment in the 600 block of Avalon Avenue in Longview. Neighbors told officials they had not been able to get in touch with her for several days. Autopsy results released by police indicated that Wilson's death was a homicide. Wilson is currently in the Harriso...
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:41:00 EDTSulphur Springs officials have confirmed with KLTV there has been a multi-vehicle accident at League Street and Wildcat Way. Police say two medical helicopters have been launched and have confirmed with KLTV that there are major injuries. Police are asking travelers to avoid the area and to watch for emergency vehicles and responders. Details are limited at this time. KLTV will continue to bring you the latest updates. Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 06:14:00 EDTMultiple fire departments are responding to a popular water park destination near Canton, according to the South Van Zandt Fire Department.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:39:00 EDTThe City of Tyler is launching their innovation pipeline this weekend.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:36:00 EDTSaturday, DSP will host the 5th Mini-Maker Faire, an event showcasing science, performance, art and engineering.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:46:00 EDTLongview police are set to hold a press conference. The event is set to begin at 4:15 p.m. Friday at the Longview Police Department. Mobile users click here to watch. Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:35:00 EDTA First Alert Weather Day has been declared for late Saturday afternoon through Saturday night as a strong cold front moves through a very warm and moist air mass over East Texas late tomorrow.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:26:00 EDTThe East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System is working with a leading management consultant to locate a strategic partner.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:40:00 EDTCrews are still on scene cleaning up the area and the wreck remains under investigation.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:21:00 EDTFrom the Regional Exercise Public Information Officer. All across East Texas, Hospitals, EMS and coordinating agencies will be working together to practice the mass transfer of 200 patients. This would be necessary when evacuating coastal hospitals and/or nursing homes before or after a hurricane; or if a hospital suffered damage during a weather event. The priority of the Texas hospital system is to maintain patient/staff safety at all times. Practicing how these mass m...
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:59:00 EDTTwo men charged with aggravated robbery in connection with a Longview bank robbery, have been indicted. The robbery occurred at the Austin Bank in Longview, on February 9. When officers arrived on scene they were told that two men had come into the location and demanded money from the teller. They then fled from the scene. On February 21, Michael Duntae Fagans, 39, of Kilgore and Christopher Lee Hutsell, 25, of Overton were arrested in connection with the robbery. Fagans ...
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:25:00 EDTTwo men have been indicted in separate Gregg County murder cases.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:20:00 EDTA drug raid occurred early this morning near Kilgore College. Kilgore Police Chief Todd Hunter tells KLTV that six people were arrested and a large amount of marijuana was confiscated. The raid was not on campus but occurred next door to the College. Details are limited at this time but KLTV is working to obtain more information on the arrests. Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:34:00 EDTFormer John Tyler Lion and Houston Cougar Tyus Bowser is a 250 pound outside linebacker who has climbed his way up the draft board drastically in the past month.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:38:00 EDTIn a six-hour period, East Texas police made five arrests and recovered more than $30,000 worth of stolen property.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:00:00 EDTA Texas bike-trek, honoring fallen law enforcement officers, made a stop in East Texas.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:33:00 EDTThe Texas Senate has approved public charter schools receiving state funding to cover facilities costs for the first time.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 18:17:00 EDTSanderson Farms is now clear with five sets of tax abatements.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 18:02:00 EDTCongressman Louie Gohmert introduced new legislation this week in order to ensure that military personnel receive paychecks if the governments shuts down.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:26:00 EDTIt was previously a vehicle of war, but has been transformed into an instrument of peace.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:46:00 EDTA Smith County grand jury has indicted a man who led deputies on a chase after he allegedly stole a vehicle.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:44:00 EDTU.S. Steel announced today it plans to re-hire around 200 employees for its operations plant in Lone Star.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:48:00 EDTA man and woman accused of staging a robbery at knifepoint in a south Tyler shopping center have been arraigned in a Smith County court.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:36:00 EDTThe first pre-trial hearing for Gustavo Zavala-Garcia was canceled today in Smith County.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:32:00 EDTAn 18-wheeler burst into flames on U.S. Highway 59 south of Lufkin Thursday afternoon, causing emergency personnel to narrow the road down to one lane of traffic in each direction.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:36:00 EDTFrom The Marshall Police Department: The man wanted for his alleged role in the armed robbery of a Marshall business and shooting of a local business owner is now in custody.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:12:00 EDTHave you ever considered a job in anesthesiology?
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:01:00 EDTTyler Police Department along with (DEA) Drug Enforcement Agency and Brookshire’s is hosting a Medication Cleanout Event.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:56:00 EDTFor a limited time, laser shows are returning to the dome theater in the Center for Earth & Space Science Education at Tyler Junior College.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:02:00 EDTLongview police responded to three reports of thefts involving vehicles, Wednesday.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:51:00 EDTCrews are responding to a structure fire on the 21000 block of County Road 2321
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 20:46:00 EDTIn just over 24 hours, the first round of the NFL Draft will get underway in Philadelphia. If everything goes according to plan, Patrick Mahomes II is going to hear his named called. Whether the Whitehouse product goes number 10 or 25, the quarterback has plenty of hometown support.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:58:00 EDTThe Smith County Sheriff's Office has been accepted into the Immigration Customs Enforcement's 287-G program.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:24:00 EDTThe feral hog poison that has been the center of Texas congressional action, has been put on hold.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:15:00 EDTLongview police took two men into custody on charges they believe are related to a stolen vehicle and trailer.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:20:00 EDTThe Trump Administration is working toward its proposal, and the official plans will be subject to a full review by Congress.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:39:00 EDTAn East Texas man is now charged with two bank robberies.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:51:00 EDTAccording to the Longview Fire Department, they responded to a small structure fire Wednesday afternoon.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:28:00 EDTThe Tyler Police Department is seeking your help in locating missing 79-year old James Earl Spencer
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:24:00 EDTStrong storms on Wednesday have caused power outages in some parts of East Texas. Below is a listing of the sites to check to find out about power outages in your area, expected restoration time in some areas, and helpful tips.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:35:00 EDTLindale police have located a man who went missing several days ago.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:42:00 EDTIn high school baseball action, 15th ranked Whitehouse and No. 20 Lindale met in a District 17-5A showdown on Tuesday.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:51:00 EDTSmith County Sheriff's Office has been accepted into an ICE Delegation of Authority Program.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:51:00 EDTTexas' highest criminal court has refused an appeal from an East Texas woman on death row for the slaying seven years ago of her developmentally disabled baby sitter.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:56:00 EDTInvestigators are working to find out exactly what caused a house explosion in Navarro County that sent five people to the hospital late Thursday night
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:50:00 EDTFrom the Kilgore Police Department Crime Update- Citizens National was robbed on December 16, 2016. We had a pretty good video, but we didn't receive any viable tips. Late last week a bank in Liberty City was robbed and witnesses observed a suspect vehicle. The description of the vehicle was given out, and a person in Longview spotted the suspect vehicle and called police. A Texas State Trooper stopped the vehicle and the suspect was arrested on unrelated charges. Gregg County ...
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:02:00 EDTPolice say an investigation into an alleged shooting in Longview has led them to believe the victim did not sustain a gunshot wound.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:11:00 EDTPolice responded to a wreck Thursday in Tyler.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:12:00 EDTPolice responded to a shooting Tuesday afternoon in Longview that injured at least one person.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:24:00 EDTEach time the Stephen F. Austin baseball team faced off against a big-name baseball team from the state of Texas in 2017, the end result could have been summed up with the following phrase: close, but no cigar.Tuesday night at Lupton Stadium, however, the only was the word cigar could have been associated with the ‘Jacks is if it followed the word victory.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:18:00 EDTThe nickname "Beast Texas" didn't come out of no where. Adrian Peterson, Trent Williams, Lane Johnson, Dez Bryant, and Johnny Manziel are all recent East Texas natives that went in the first round of the NFL Draft. Whitehouse product Patrick Mahomes II has a legit chance to join the exclusive list on Thursday night.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:12:00 EDTGreg Ward Jr, Fred Ross, and Tyus Bowser are all John Tyler Lions from the 'Class of 2012'. They are all names you could be hearing during this week's NFL Draft, adding to the list of former Lions already in the league. "There something in the water here. We produce a lot of NFL guys, it's that East Texas water," said Fred Ross, the all-time record holder in catches and receiving yards at Mississippi State. "Watching those big time guys get drafted in...
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:59:00 EDTThe Athens fire station on North Palestine street was hit by gunfire Tuesday night after a shooting that happened near the building.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:19:00 EDTBurglars broke through three locks to gain access to an Athens concession stand. It remained empty, until officials say they recognized some of the stolen merchandise at a game room on Highway 31.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 00:53:00 EDTThe latest unorthodox execution involving a disputed sedative likely will influence arguments in a rare hearing later this year by a federal appeals court.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:42:00 EDTThe latest Texas news from The Associated Press.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:51:00 EDTHouston lawyer Richard "Racehorse" Haynes, famed for his flamboyant but successful trial defenses of millionaire and billionaire clients in notorious Texas murder cases, has died at the age of 80.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:35:00 EDTJoseph "Ray" Perry, the father of U.S. Energy Secretary and former Texas governor Rick Perry, has died. He was 92.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:31:00 EDTThe president of a community college in Minnesota has been approved by the Nevada Board of Regents to serve as the next president of Great Basin College in Elko.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:27:00 EDTLawmakers in Minnesota and Texas are pushing to crack down on parents involved with genital cutting.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:19:00 EDTFederal authorities say 28 people are facing drug trafficking and money laundering charges in New Mexico.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:22:00 EDTA medical provider whose legal challenge led the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down much of Texas' tough abortion law has reopened an Austin abortion clinic.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:22:00 EDTA Dallas County jury has found a longtime county commissioner not guilty of bribery and mail fraud charges and failed to reach a verdict on other counts.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:54:00 EDTFormer President George H.W. Bush has been released from a Houston hospital where he received treatment for a mild case of pneumonia and chronic bronchitis during a two-week stay.