Jeremy Thomas

Jeremy Thomas

Jeremy Thomas is an award-winning multimedia journalist for KTRE. He joined the team in June 2020 and is excited to come home.

Jeremy is an East Texas native. He grew up in Sabine County and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with degrees in Broadcast Journalism and History.

Prior to joining KTRE, Jeremy worked for a sister station, KXII-TV in Sherman, Texas and Ardmore, Oklahoma for nearly five years. His worked covered parts of North Texas and Southeast Oklahoma as a news reporter, weekend sports anchor/reporter and morning news anchor. During his time, Jeremy helped KXII win “Best Sportscast” in 2019 from the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters, “Best Sportscast” in 2018 and 2017 presented by the Arkansas/Oklahoma Associated Press Broadcasters and “Best Long-Form Sports Programming” in 2016 from the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters.

One of his favorite quotes comes from the poet Mary Oliver: “Instructions for living a life. Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.” For Jeremy, those are not only words to live by, but they apply to how he approaches each story, as well.

If you have a story idea or just want to say “hello,” feel free to email him at

Recent Articles by Jeremy

  WATCH: Carlisle one-handed snag

COVID-19 influencing supply, demand, even size of Thanksgiving turkeys, economist says

Former SFA professor reflects on ‘Jeopardy!’ host’s death: Trebek ‘was a true legend’

Lufkin business organizes toy drive for Louisiana hurricane survivors

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

  WATCH: Can anyone stop Carthage?

Kirbyville CISD uses video app to engage students during COVID-19 pandemic

East Texas bull rider makes comeback from injury to claim victory

Search continues for Wells infant

  Hemphill Care Center allows visitors for first time in nearly 7 months

SFA to hold in-person commencement ceremonies in December 2020

National Watermelon Queen, farm make East Texas proud

Sabine County residents cleaning up from Hurricane Laura

  East Texas counties prepare for possibility of tropical disturbances amid COVID-19 response

Career grants awarded to multiple East Texas school districts

USDA urges people to mail unsolicited seed packages for testing

Funeral services set for longtime Waller County sheriff