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 KLTV.com and KTRE.com, 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 jwright@kltv.com when it comes to questions or comments, and especially for story ideas.


Recent Articles by Jeff

Business offers East Texans the chance to exchange worn, weathered flags

  Modern homes, CDC guidelines both on display during 2020 TABA Parade of Homes

  City holds groundbreaking for addition to ‘new entertainment capital of East Texas’ in Lindale

Search efforts resume near area missing 79-year-old Carthage man was last seen

  East Texas airman promoted via FaceTime by retired Air Force dad

  Canton mayor: ‘We put a lot of thought and work’ into safely reopening Trade Days

  National Nurse Appreciation Week has new meaning during COVID-19 pandemic

  East Texas school district challenges students to learn life skills over completing assignments

  Vote to decide the city of Tyler’s new playground at Emmett J. Scott Park

  Nurse who returned from COVID-19 hotspot in New York shares experience working on frontlines

  ‘I’ll be seeing you’: U.S. Air Force Band leads worldwide classic song collaboration

Gov. Abbott on alcohol to-go sales in Texas: ’We may just let this keep on going forever’

  East Texas families benefit from increase in SNAP funding, online shopping options

  Teacher brainstorms idea for unique graduation sign for Sabine High School students

  East Texas nurse on frontlines in New Jersey: ‘It’s not affecting one group of people, it’s affecting everybody‘

  Kilgore police dashcam shows high-speed pursuit with suspected truck thief

  Grocery store employees in Longview given gift cards as ‘thank you’

  Here’s how you can help East Texas first responders during the pandemic (and after)

  Need a smile? Signs of encouragement are popping up across East Texas

  Don’t let fear keep you from seeking emergency medical treatment, health officials say

Rep. Schaefer calls on governor to reopen business, increase healthcare during pandemic

  Texas National Guard assisting area food bank with distribution efforts following increase in demand

  Screening tool to identify asymptomatic COVID-19 patients, protective antibodies

  Tyler outdoors store collecting snacks for care packages for East Texas sailors

  ‘You’re my hero’: Church draws uplifting messages on sidewalk outside Lufkin hospital

  Alto ISD superintendent reflects on year since tornado, new storm damage

  Hubbard Middle School PTC teachers, students ‘reunite’ during parade

  Health centers in East Texas receive almost $6.4 million in COVID-19 relief funds

Caddo Mounds State Historic Site closes days before marking one year since tornado

  Non-profits in Smith County announce partnership to deliver grocery boxes to seniors