Statewide News

ETX man killed by lightning strike

Nacogdoches County Sheriff Jason Bridges said a local man was killed this morning by an apparent lightning strike. The 60-year-old man was standing in his backyard when it happened.

Man claims infecting more than 30 women with AIDS in Texarkana area

A disturbing video from an alleged Shreveport man is going viral on Facebook. In the clip, a man claims to have given AIDS to more than 30 women in the Texarkana area.

VA scheduler in Texas claims waits for appointments were covered up

Clerks scheduling medical appointments for veterans were "cooking the books" at their bosses' behest to hide the fact some had to wait weeks, if not months, for appointments, a VA scheduler in San Antonio said Thursday.

Patriot Guard to escort fallen East Texas soldier Thursday

Tyler, TX (KETK) -- The North Texas Patriot Guard Riders will honor an East Texas soldier who recently died while serving his country. PFC Christian Jacob Chandler, 20, of Texarkana, Texas, died April 28, 2014, in Baraki Barak District, Logar Pro

East Texan wins big on 'The Price is Right'

Tyler, TX (KETK) -- An East Texas woman will be packing up her bags and taking flight within the next year after she won big on "The Price is Right." Angela Raymond, of Huxley, and sister Jennifer Spradley headed out west to Los Angeles for a tea

Houston police searching for 'serial pooper'

Houston authorities are looking for a man accused of something you'd expect from a dog: Relieving himself on other people's property.

Time to bait for fire ants!

If you haven’t tried them yet, fire ant baits are the best tools for really managing fire ants. They are relatively inexpensive, require little labor to apply, and are safe for both you and the environment.

Brain-injured Texas teen receives $2 million in 'affluenza' case settlement

The family of a teen critically injured when another teen, Ethan Couch, drove drunk last year has reached a settlement of more than $2 million.

West city park plans now approved

It's been more than a year since the West Fertilizer Plant explosion devastated the town of West, but efforts to pick up the pieces have been on-going ever since.

Bernie Tiede released from prison on $10K bond

The man whose murder conviction inspired a 2011 movie was back in a Panola County courtroom Tuesday.