Lane Luckie

Lane Luckie first joined KLTV & KTRE in 2008. He anchors Good Morning East Texas each weekday and produces the station's long-running 'Power of Prayer' series. Lane previously served as evening anchor and executive producer at KTRE-TV in Lufkin and Nacogdoches. He came to East Texas from KTAL-TV in Shreveport, where he was a general assignments reporter. Lane also spent four years in marketing at the Natchitoches, Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau. A Louisiana native, Lane earned a Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism from Northwestern State University. Lane is a huge history buff and sees local journalism as an ideal opportunity to write the "first draft" of history as it happens. He hopes his passion for lifelong learning encourages others to take an interest in knowing their community. Lane is a two-time recipient of a Regional Emmy from the Lone Star Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. His work has also been recognized by the Broadcast Education Association and the Southeast Journalism Conference. In 2017, he was selected by the RTDNF as a RIAS Berlin Commission fellow, participating in a trans-Atlantic exchange program for American and German broadcasters. The following year, he explored trade tensions between the world's largest economies, the U.S. and China, as a fellow of the East-West Center. He currently serves as president of the NSU Alumni Association and was honored as NSU's ‘Distinguished Young Alumnus of the Year’ in 2017. Lane also volunteers on the advisory committee for the NSU Department of New Media, Journalism, and Communication Arts and serves on the board of directors of the Beta Omicron Alumni Chapter and Housing Corporation. Having presented educational programming at dozens of college campuses across the country, Lane has been named Pi Kappa Phi's national 'Volunteer of the Year,' 'Facilitator of the Year,' and was named to the fraternity's 'Thirty Under 30' list. He has also served on the faculty for numerous leadership conferences and also mentored student leaders as Chapter Advisor for Pi Kappa Phi at the University of Texas at Tyler and at Stephen F. Austin State University. He is active in his church and volunteers with several community organizations. An avid photographer, one of Lane's passions is traveling to new destinations, capturing interesting shots of people and places along the way. He also loves spending time on the golf course. If you need help solving a problem or would like Lane to hear your story, feel free to email him at

Recent Articles by Lane

USGS confirms earthquake in Gladewater area Friday night

  Extensive damage reported throughout East Texas following straight-line winds

  Two people hospitalized after Interstate 20 crash in Van Zandt Co.

Van Zandt Co. authorities searching for missing teenager

  Power of Prayer: Breckenridge Village of Tyler

LIVE: Huntington students to make radio call to NASA astronauts aboard space station

Toledo Bend Reservoir plays host to 2019 Bassmaster Central Open

  ETX country star Kacey Musgraves to present at Academy Awards

  Power of Prayer: ‘She Studies Downtown’ women’s bible study

Tyler Police searching for gas station armed robbery suspect

Harts Bluff ISD cancels classes due to gas leak

Polk Co. deputies investigating shooting death of 71-year-old woman

  No injuries reported after 18-wheeler flips, loses load of cars on I-20 in Longview

  Tyler fire crews douse flames shooting out of home

One injured in 18-wheeler crash in Harrison County

  Power of Prayer: 40 Days For Life co-founder Shawn Carney

State troopers responding to rollover at Cherokee, Anderson County line

  Smith Co. crews responding to overnight house fire

  Tyler police identify motorcyclist killed in overnight fiery crash

  East Texas fire department posts clever ‘birth announcement’ for new truck