Jeff Wright

Jeff Wright came to KLTV in Jan. 2013. He is currently a content producer for KLTV/KTRE, writing content for KLTV and KTRE digital platforms, as well as for television. Jeff has served as a jack-of-all-trades by producing Good Morning East Texas, writing breaking news and engaging content for and, and mostly recently produced East Texas News at 4. Jeff was born in Henderson and has lived in East Texas all his life! He graduated from Tyler Junior College in 2012 before transferring to University of Texas at Tyler, where he studied in the mass communications program. Jeff is married to his college sweetheart, and the couple are welcoming their first child in Nov. 2018. You may email Jeff at when it comes to questions or comments, and especially for story ideas.

Recent Articles by Jeff

  1 dead, deputies investigating ‘disturbance’ in Gregg County

East Texas Oil Museum plans grand reopening after major renovations

Kilgore Fire Academy hosts first-ever regional fire protection school

Dr Pepper petitioning to become official soft drink of Texas

’I’m here because of these young ladies’: Athletic trainers honored for saving Longview coach’s life

County road between Noonday, Flint closed for culvert repairs

Country singer, ETX native Koe Wetzel announces Lindale music festival

New music program at Kilgore College aims to help young talent flourish

‘No pain... I just passed out’: Longview coach revived by coworkers talks about collapse

Twelve East Texas women honored during ‘Stars Over Longview’

ALDI holding job fairs in Longview, Tyler

Brookshire’s locations in Lindale, Bullard kick-off start of curbside delivery

Forgery call leads to foot chase, meth arrest in Longview

Board tables zone change decision as Tyler residents protest development

Artists invited to submit proposals to be featured on Tyler park’s art wall

Artists invited to submit proposals to be featured on Hillside Park art wall

Man finds Bible unscathed after fire destroys tiny home

Low supply, high demand driving firewood prices higher during cold winter months

WEBXTRA: East Texans enjoying lower-than-average gas prices during holiday travel

Handbell choir performs Christmas-themed concert at Marvin United Methodist Church