Bob Hallmark

Bob Hallmark

KLTV 7 Reporter

Bob Hallmark is a longtime reporter for KLTV. He grew up in Aldine, a south Texas town. At age 18, he joined the U.S. Navy. He later attended Chapman University in Orange, California.

Before moving to the Tyler-Longview area, Bob worked for Major League Baseball as network director of the Houston Astros Baseball Team. He was also network producer for Houston's International Hockey League, the Houston Aeros Hockey Team. Bob has also worked for radio/television stations in Boise, Idaho.

Since 2000, Bob has been a reporter and bureau chief in Longview. Bob is married to Norma Hallmark and has two sons: Jacob and Luke. Bob loves the outdoors. He owns a small farm in Hawkins where he raises livestock, including horses. He also does a little farming.

Recent Articles by Bob

  Pothole on private bridge stops mail delivery in East Texas community

  Longview’s Trinity School of Texas collects food for annual drive

  LeTourneau University gets new state-of-the-art flight simulators

  WEBXTRA: Pothole halts mail delivery to community in Harrison County

  Students at Trinity School of Texas donate over 17K canned goods to Longview food drive

  New East Texas program allows disposing of prescription medicines at home

  Museum features highlights of Big Sandy’s history

  East Texas service dog trainer looking for facility to continue his work

  East Texas rancher finds 19th poisoned calf in 5 years

  Dangerous suspect sought by East Texas sheriff’s office

  Hot Spots: East Texas sheriff mapping where most crime occurs in his county

  Army veteran gets training with first service dog, Willow

  WEBXTRA: Longview High School wins Coats for Kids Classroom Challenge

  Father and son burned out of home, needing assistance

  Small East Texas town has elite dog rescue unit

  ‘Big Boy’ steam engine rolls through East Texas

  Hundreds turn out for annual coats for kids drive

  East Texas veterans remember fall of Berlin Wall

  Coyotes being sighted more frequently in East Texas city

  Family confirms body found near river is that of missing man

Human remains found during search for missing man in Gregg County

  Gregg County Sheriff’s Office searching for man after car found near river

  Rescue mission prepares for winter homeless

  Family waiting for justice in East Texas apartment killings

  Woman accused of robbing Lone Star bank still jailed in Dallas

Accused ‘Lavender Doe’ killer has status hearing set

  Police release suspect’s name in Lone Star bank robbery

  East Texas woman now missing over three weeks, with no tips coming in

Woman who passed note to Lone Star bank teller, stole estimated $5K, arrested in Dallas

  Game wardens watch for poaching, in and out of season