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The Friday Fill-In: Pranksters hit Kilgore ISD

Pranksters cause Kilgore ISD to call it an early weekend. Pranksters cause Kilgore ISD to call it an early weekend.
A new light in the Azalea District is catching some motorists off guard A new light in the Azalea District is catching some motorists off guard
This dear is awfully fond of his new friend. This dear is awfully fond of his new friend.

Happy Friday Folks!

Democrats and Republicans still have no deal on funding to keep the government running, and the clock is ticking. Taylor Hemness will have the latest on the budget negotiations.

Kilgore ISD students got the day off today, after police say a group of students vandalized all but one of the school's bus fleet. At 5 & 6, Bob Hallmark clears up the rumors around the prank.

Then we meet two animals who have formed an unusual bond in a New York cemetery.

Where's the beef? It's In the Kitchen with Jennifer Hines and Chef Tiffany of The Beef Council. Tune in to see what's cooking at 5.

Then join Gayle Helms of the Humane Society of East Texas for Pet Project. Tonight she has a little lap dog named Jimbo.

It's still not clear what caused the death of an East Texas teenager after he collapsed during gym class. Tonight, we'll chat with a fellow student who lent a hand in an attempt to save the boy.

In the history of mankind, only a dozen people have ever done it, and one of them was at The Brook Hill School today. KLTV's Jamey Boyum was on a mission to land in Bullard, and collect all the samples he could of Astronaut Charlie Duke's presentation.  That's tonight at 6.

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Tyler hospital on nations top 100 list
Officer charged with sending nude pictures to 15-year-old
Lufkin High boasting 100% of grads accepted for higher learning

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Come out and support your East Texas News Leader this weekend at the Corporate Challenge! Saturday, KLTV will be playing softball on Field 3 at Lindsey Park at 11 am.

Enjoy your weekend!

Elizabeth Thomas
Community Web Producer

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