Bob Hallmark

Bob Hallmark is a longtime reporter for KLTV. He grew up in Aldine, a south Texas town. At age 18, he joined the U.S. Navy. He later attended Chapman University in Orange, California. Before moving to the Tyler-Longview area, Bob worked for Major League Baseball as network director of the Houston Astros Baseball Team. He was also network producer for Houston's International Hockey League, the Houston Aeros Hockey Team. Bob has also worked for radio/television stations in Boise, Idaho. Since 2000, Bob has been a reporter and bureau chief in Longview. Bob is married to Norma Hallmark and has two sons: Jacob and Luke. Bob loves the outdoors. He owns a small farm in Hawkins where he raises livestock, including horses. He also does a little farming.

Recent Articles by Bob

  Lengthy cleanup expected after Kilgore storm

  New London school disaster that killed 293 students, teachers remembered

  Neighbors rescue elderly man, woman trapped during storm

  Iconic Bo Pilgrim bust given back to Pilgrim family

  Police seeking suspect who bilked thousands through hot checks

  Storms down trees and damage cars in East Texas

6 restaurants receive top remarks during inspection

  Burglary victim seeking to recover sentimental, valuable stolen deer mounts

  Legislators honor Longview Lobos in Austin

  Franklin County kidnapping-attempted murder suspect arraigned

  Man held captive in own home for two weeks tells police what happened

Franklin County sheriff: Man held captive for 2 weeks, suspect arrested

  State lawmaker working on opioid control bills

  East Texas lawmaker files bills to combat opioid crisis

  Gun dealer reacts to background check bill

Queens United Event held for East Texas girls

  Knife-maker creates Texas rattlesnake blade

  Man shot while trying to help supposed stranded motorist

  WEBXTRA: Harrison County Sheriff’s Office urges caution after man shot in foot in attempted robbery

  Seven East Texas restaurants get top scores