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

  Grab a slice: It’s National Pie Day!

Reckless Kelly, Robert Ellis kick off 2020 at Tyler’s Liberty Hall Theater

  City holds meeting to discuss resolving ADA compliance issues at Palestine Athletic Complex

  Federal agency begins examining plane wreckage in Cherokee County

  Whitehouse celebrates ‘Chiefs Day’ in support of Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs

  Tyler nonprofit offers high school students chance to shop prom for free

  Storm damages roof of multicultural charitable organization in Palestine

Former Hallmark card writer receives over 150 birthday cards from all over U.S.

  Truck fire damages Cherokee County commercial building, misses propane tanks inside

  Tyler ISD Foundation awards ‘Grants for Great Ideas’ to innovative educators

  Trinity Valley Community College, UT Tyler announce partnership to address nursing shortage

‘It’s just a mess right now’: Rusk County family recalls night storms damaged home

  New Jersey passes ‘Paul’s Law’, inspired by similar Texas law named after Kilgore student

  Tyler ISD among schools nationwide dealing with bus driver shortage

Smith County DA won’t seek death penalty in Tyler capital murder case

  Animal shelter in Jacksonville kicks off ‘Roaring 20s’ with free dog adoptions

  Firefighters to use damaged historic building in downtown Longview as training tool

Son of former greeting card writer asks public to send her cards for 78th birthday

  Black rhino transferred from Tyler zoo fathers Michigan zoo’s first calf in 100 years

Fire at Longview compost site smoldering as majority of fuel turns to ash

  City of Tyler to accept applications for housing voucher program waiting list

  Billboard in Alba offers $75,000 reward in ‘undetermined’ death of Chicago-area doctor

  Authorities capture Gregg County inmate accused of carving way through jail

  TJC graduate ballerina invited to prestigious competition in Switzerland

  Green Acres Baptist Church clears millions in medical debt for Smith County families for second time

  Anonymous donor replaces red kettle donations stolen outside Tyler Walmart

Pat Mahomes counts to 10 after scoring on team who passed on drafting him

  Shift in wind blows smoke from compost fire over downtown Longview

  Recycled Christmas trees to be put to use around East Texas

  Tyler’s Glass Recreation Center reopens doors after scheduled maintenance, renovations