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

Rehab dog in Longview gives, receives therapy after hip surgery

  City of Tyler asking public for input to improve Parks and Open Space master plan

  New study shows life expectancy of Texans by ZIP code, race, gender

  Islamic leader in Tyler condemns New Zealand attack: May God ‘not show us such horror’

Breakfast taco could become the official state breakfast item of Texas

Fire marshal: Lightning strike caused fire at Jacksonville hotel

  Sheriff’s office releases video of pursuit that led to meth arrest in Smith County

  Director of utilities: Expect foul taste, smell of Tyler water to decrease ‘relatively fast’

Commissioners OK application to provide Smith County elderly, disabled with transportation

  Crash slows northbound traffic on U.S. 69 just north of Rusk

  Managing member of Plaza Tower: ‘We want to make this a community where folks can work and play’

  East Texas high school student by day, aspiring country star by night

  Caldwell Zoo keepers explain cold weather protocol as temperatures dip below freezing

  Find treasures from around the world at Zonta Antiques Show and Sale 2019

  Prize-winning student discusses hard work leading up to Smith County Youth Expo

  Tyler horse park prepares for Spring Kickoff including shows, competitions

  County Road 484 Closed for Bridge Repair

Lawmaker files bill to increase access to high-speed internet in rural areas of Texas

  City council sets dates for Tyler First Comprehensive Plan open house meetings

  ‘It’s scary to go home’: Alto woman describes assault that hospitalized husband