Jeff Chavez

Jeff Chavez

News Content Gatherer

East Texas

Jeff Chavez is a news content gatherer for KLTV 7.

He graduated from the University of Texas at Dallas where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree.

Jeff worked for news stations in Killeen and Corpus Christi before joining the KLTV 7 news team.

He is a former professional actor who grew up in Palestine, Texas.


  • University of Texas at Dallas, Bachelor of Arts

Recent Articles by Jeff

WebXtra: City of Palestine searching for new library location

  WEBXTRA: Tyler crews cleaning up roads following winter storms

  WEBXTRA: Jacksonville City Manager gives update on state of city following winter storms

  Hiway 80 Rescue Mission ready for long haul this week

  Overton ISD superintendent discusses purchase of North East Texas Career and Technology Center

  Woman recounts attending Anderson County school during segregation

Firefighters respond to house fire in Troup

  WEBXTRA: Texas African American Museum commemorates Black History Month

  East Texas Men in Harmony offer Valentine’s Day songs for sweethearts

  Palestine Sports Complex to reopen for spring ball

New Chick-Fil-A opens Tuesday in Lindale

  Artists encouraged to submit artwork for Hillside Park murals in Tyler

  Bullard library renovations ready for community to enjoy

Texas African-American Museum to hold outdoor MLK Day celebration

  WEBXTRA: Tyler fire marshal gives home fire safety tips

  WEBXTRA: TxDOT prepares roads for possible winter weather

  WEBXTRA: City of Tyler talks preparations for weekend wintry weather

  WEBXTRA: Newly elected Anderson County Sheriff shares his goals

Tyler ISD bus with students on board involved in wreck; nobody injured

Tyler apartment fire possibly sparked by lightning

  Tyler gym anticipating surge in membership following New Year

  Stolen Boy Scout trailer held sentimental value

  Funeral held for Troup police officer killed in Tyler motorcycle crash

  WEBXTRA: Salvation Army Christmas brunch is a little different because of COVID-19

  Goudarzi and Young law firm give away hams before Christmas

  Salvation Army Angel Tree donations handed out to those in need

  Some TJC respiratory care students already joining workforce during COVID-19 pandemic

  WEBXTRA: East Texas students gifted for their hard work and leadership

Gilmer organizations team up to provide toys for area children

  Gilmer businesses excited as Buckeyes head to state