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

  Andy Woods Elementary holds ‘Parents and P.E. Day’

  WebXtra: CVS now offering COVID-19 vaccine shots without appointment

Gun Barrel City Council approves COVID-19 memorial

  WebXtra: UT Health East Texas and UT Tyler partner on Music and Medicine

  Hispanic Business Alliance holds vaccine clinic to serve Tyler’s Hispanic community

CHRISTUS Health, Texas Oncology break ground on Northeast Texas Cancer and Research Center

  Tyler Legacy celebrates seniors committing to armed forces with special breakfast

  WebXtra: Ribbon cutting marks opening of revitalized Emmett J. Scott Park in Tyler

  WebXtra: City of Tyler working to improve hazardous portion of Grande Boulevard

I-20 eastbound shutdown near 271 exit in Smith County due to crash

Smith County Jail resumes inmate visitations

Tyler City Council member helps organize COVID-19 vaccine clinic for ‘underserved communities’

  Wood County K9, handler lead joint tactical training exercise

  Artist continues work on Hillside Park murals in Tyler as reveal draws near

  Man walking on Tyler’s Legacy Trail saw car get on trail, hit cyclist

Champion named for first responders 2020 Salvation Army bell ringing challenge

  City of Palestine employees to hold fundraiser for fellow employee killed on March 21

  WebXtra: Faulkner Skate Park phase 2 ribbon cutting

  WEBXTRA: Movie starring Neal McCoy and his son is being filmed in East Texas

  WebXtra: TxDOT offers pedestrian safety tips

  Tyler’s Main Street Gallery to host two art exhibits featuring works by Caldwell Academy students

  WEBXTRA: Women In Tyler luncheon tradition continues

  WEBXTRA: Tornado prep and emergency alert sign-ups

  East Texas couple whose home was damaged during winter storm will soon have new roof

  Full Armor Christian Academy students package 10K meals for Bangladesh orphanages

  Tyler’s Faulkner Skate Park opened to public Thursday

  WebXtra: Ellen Trout Zoo’s recent challenges

  WebXtra: The Chimney Dude speaks about necessity of chimney sweeping

  WebXtra: Owens Elementary holds food drive for Nicholas Pet Haven

  Trane to be back at full operation after damage from winter storm