Jeff Wright

Jeff Wright

KLTV/KTRE Content Producer

Jeff Wright came to KLTV in Jan. 2013. He is currently a content producer for KLTV/KTRE, writing content for KLTV and KTRE digital platforms, as well as for television. Jeff has served as a jack-of-all-trades by producing Good Morning East Texas, writing breaking news and engaging content for and, and mostly recently produced East Texas News at 4.

Jeff was born in Henderson and has lived in East Texas all his life! He graduated from Tyler Junior College in 2012 before transferring to University of Texas at Tyler, where he studied in the mass communications program.

Jeff is married to his college sweetheart, and the couple are welcoming their first child in Nov. 2018.

You may email Jeff at when it comes to questions or comments, and especially for story ideas.

Recent Articles by Jeff

East Texas Food Bank to distribute emergency food boxes at East Texas State Fairgrounds

  Non-profit in Smith County tailors COVID-19 response to East Texans’ needs

  Neighbors Helping Neighbors group provides donation boxes in Anderson County

  ‘Our time of need is now’: Nonprofits feel financial impact of COVID-19

  Palestine ISD prepares packets for students to continue at-home studies

Nurse who serves in nation’s COVID-19 hotspot says Texas has much to learn

  Bored at home? Here are some things you can do online or safely in the car

  Senior living facility in Longview looks to hire amid COVID-19 layoffs

  UT Tyler donates needed supplies to first responders, medical professionals

  Bullard ISD teachers put on parade for students learning at home

  Reminder from City of Marshall: Disinfectant wipes, toiletries will stress sewer lines

  East Texans make reusable masks for first responders, medical professionals amid shortage

  Longview Ballet Theatre, Ballet West performance canceled over COVID-19 concerns

  UT Health East Texas introduces new program to help slow growth of tumors in certain cancer patients

Nacogdoches ISD takes advantage of Spring Break to deep clean schools

Brazos Transit District increases sanitation practices amid COVID-19 spread

  Trinidad Fire Department to respond in Malakoff after firefighters resign in unison

Nacogdoches political parties sticking to convention schedule despite COVID-19 concerns

  Boutique devoted to women’s health needs opens new location in Tyler

  East Texas college students spend Spring Break building home for Habitat for Humanity

Lufkin first responders receive specialized training for Alzheimer’s patient response

  Longview native’s ‘Messy Bun Diaries’ shares stories of empowerment, vulnerabilities

  Longview library to hold birthday party for Dr. Seuss

  People looking for answers after Lakeview Memorial cemetery cleanup

  Elementary students in Tyler take on historical roles in Black History Living Museum

Construction on major U.S. 59 flyover project ‘moving along well’, TxDOT Lufkin says

Tyler man sentenced to 12 years after pleading guilty to crash that killed wife, motorcyclist

  Native American artifact collection on display at Tyler Junior College

  East Texas hospital adds nurse-midwife positions to prenatal, post-natal care team

  Deputy’s dashcam video captures moment Gregg County inmate escapes from jail