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

Smith County commissioners OK housing inmates in Henderson County to deter COVID-19 spread

Angelina County shares plan to move vaccine sign-up online

Constable arrests man accused of stealing Boy Scout trailer in Whitehouse

  Salvation Army kicks off 2020 Kettle and Angel Tree season

Senator-elect files bill to legalize marijuana in the state of Texas

  Haunted car wash in Longview offers alternative scares in year of COVID-19

  Gregg County sees spike of 51 cases of COVID-19 in one day

SFA nursing grads tackle master’s program while facing challenges brought on by pandemic

  Mobile app monitors Bullard student-athletes’ brain health from sidelines

Know Your Candidate: How each presidential candidate responds to the issues

  How to turn off Facebook voter registration prompts

Nacogdoches Library reopens in limited capacity after serving community needs during pandemic

Know Your Candidate: How each presidential candidate responds to the issues

  Spring Hill family spreading awareness for son’s rare muscle disorder

Know Your Candidate: How each presidential candidate responds to the issues

  Como-Pickton CISD transitioning students back to classroom learning

  Juvenile offenders in Smith County earn vocational experience while repairing PATH homes

Father of missing 5-week-old in Wells charged in connection with case

  How you can register to vote on National Voter Registration Day

Volunteers in Wells coordinate search effort for missing 5-week-old baby

  Winnsboro church helps continue Meals on Wheels distribution after fire

  Smith County authorities want to speak with owners of vehicles possibly damaged by caltrops

  Smith County interim constable tabbed to finish term after death of previous officeholder

  Taste of the Fair offers foodies a chance to chow down on East Texas State Fair favorites

Gov. Abbott hints at ‘next steps’ of plans to reopen Texas economy amid COVID-19

  Aspiring med student-turned-winemaker helps launch wine facility in East Texas

  Red Cross mapping areas of need following Hurricane Laura

Nacogdoches Civic Center transforms into evacuation shelter ahead of Hurricane Laura

  Tyler zoo launches program allowing at-home students to complete schoolwork on zoo campus

  Lufkin native Dez Bryant expected to work out for Baltimore Ravens, NFL Network reports