Award-winning KTRE’s 6 p.m. newscast
KTRE’s John-Carlos Estrada delivers breaking news to the viewers on a bank robbery in Trinity. The verdict on a murder case in Nacogdoches County. As well as, the sentencing of Tyler man who killed a transgendered woman from Lufkin. KTRE Reporter Caleb Beames also goes live from the first-ever Christmas-themed event in downtown Lufkin — called Yule Love Lufkin. Meteorologist Brad Hlozek also gives a full weathercast a week before Christmas.
This KTRE newscast from December 2015 won ‘Best Newscast’ by the Texas AP Broadcasters in April 2016. It’s the first ‘Best Newscast’ award won by KTRE in 60 years.