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

  East Texas World War II veteran turns 100

  Multiple agencies serve illegal gambling warrants at several East Texas locations

  LeTourneau dean reflects on the 1969 moon landing

  Rescued East Texas horses receiving constant care

  Longview ministry to hold first meeting in mission to help addicts, their families

  Webxtra: Horses seized from Camp County make progress and gain weight

  East Texas dog trainer seeks service dog legislation

  East Texas volunteers return after helping in Louisiana storm

  East Texas rescue group in Louisiana to help during ‘Barry’

  Three Henderson shooting victims laid to rest

  East Texans on way to help Louisiana

  Suspect in East Texas bank robbery connected to 2nd bank robbery

  Gold Star families hosted by East Texas fire department for family fun

  Longview compost site overwhelmed months after spring storms

  Longview woman still working for veterans issues at 95

  WEBXTRA: Two months after severe storm, signs of recovery still evident in Longview

  Crews still working on repairs after May-June storms

  Investigation solves mysterious East Texas lake oil slick

  Bodycam video shows Harrison County deputy striking handcuffed man upon arrival at jail

  Mysterious ‘oily’ substance appears on East Texas lake

  Suspect sought in East Texas bank robbery

  Four restaurants get top scores

  Horses rescued from 'horrific conditions’ at East Texas equine facility

  State conference hosts firefighter memorial in East Texas

  Some East Texas roads still being repaired from spring floods

  Multiple duties of East Texas Justice of the Peace

  2 restaurants get top inspection scores

  Panola pipeline rupture lights up night sky

  ‘Hellfighter’ legend Boots Hansen remembered in East Texas

  East Texas rescue mission preps for summer heat