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

  Thieves steal Salvation Army donation kettle from Tyler Walmart

Tyler man sentenced to 10 years in prison for fatal shooting

  Carols in the Park lights up indoor Christmas tree forest in Pittsburg

  Nonprofits, charities look to generosity of East Texans on Giving Tuesday

  Homeowner recalls trying to rescue friend from house fire: ‘I tried screaming... he just wasn’t hearing me’

  PATH collecting blanket donations to distribute as weather turns colder

  Four families make adoptions official in Rusk County

  Business booming for Tyler company known for ‘Favorite’ smoked turkeys

  Preservation Longview begins process of restoring historic Rucker-Campbell Home

  Food delivery service to give free Thanksgiving meals to East Texas families in need

  East Texans bounce their way to healthy living in unique Longview fitness class

  Owens Elementary holds book drive for Dallas school affected by tornado

Friendly competition between Jacksonville first responders to benefit blood bank

Smith County invites citizens to offer input on new courthouse

  Robotics students get hands-on with state-of-the-art surgical system in Longview

  Upshur County constable steps down following knee injury, license issue

Commissioners declare Upshur County ‘sanctuary county’ for Second Amendment rights

AAA Texas: Gas prices down slightly as Thanksgiving holiday nears

  Tyler Lee band student chosen from thousands to march in Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade

Local, state officials break ground on $200 million Rusk State Hospital upgrade

  Capital murder trial resumes for man accused of killing Tyler gas clerk

  Residents of Rolling Oaks community recruiting help to remove abandoned boats, debris

  Capital murder trial continues for man accused of shooting Tyler gas clerk

  Spring Hill students hold early Veterans Day program for East Texas veterans

  Camp V, resource center for veterans and military personnel, to hold grand opening in Tyler

Expert: Voters approval of Prop 4 ‘bodes well for economic growth’ in East Texas

Voters approve $10.5 million bond to help Alto ISD rebuild in wake of tornado

  UTHSC: $1.4 million grant renewal to inspire tuberculosis research at Tyler research center

  Election officials says lack of internet connection will not impact voting in Noonday

  Decorated Vietnam War veteran reunited with hat left at Lindale business