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

  Unique 12 x 12 Art Show to raise scholarship money for SFA art students

  Conservationist explains importance of legislation to protect endangered wildlife in Texas

  Nacogdoches County ADA weighs in on legalized hemp’s impact on marijuana cases

  CASA Deep East Texas: Spike in foster care cases connected with rise in drug abuse

  Nacogdoches County commissioners take next step towards securing Lake Naconiche water rights

  New location for Community Action Program offers more efficient help for East Texans in need

  City council approves zone change for property of former Lufkin Country Club

  First responders in Nacogdoches connect with kids during Touch-a-Truck event

  Veteran outreach program tackles tough topics during community meeting in Lufkin

  Business leaders in Lufkin explain why Texas leads nation in new business creation

  New facility relocating DETCOG from Jasper to Lufkin set for year-end opening

  San Augustine tornado survivor explains how crucial SB 14 is for rural areas

  Central ISD chosen by NASA to present protective helmet design at Langley Research Center

  Lufkin ISD finalizing construction plans for three major school bond projects

  Vietnam-era veterans in Lufkin invited to pick up free copy of commemorative Vietnam War 50th book

Judge sentences Lufkin woman convicted in daughter’s death to 8 years for violating probation

  Lufkin animal shelter help find home for dog whose owner allegedly zip-tied its mouth shut

  Lufkin church to host luncheon honoring law enforcement, first responders in community

  SFA Planetarium explains the workings of our universe in deep space summer series

  Caddo Mounds Historic Site volunteers vow to rebuild grass house destroyed by tornado

  Lufkin interim fire chief on future of department: ‘I don’t expect any great changes’

  SFA Gardens blooming beautifully weeks after Lanana Creek flooding

City leaders across East Texas share differing approaches to mosquito mitigation

  Crews dismantle enormous tree that toppled during early morning storms in Nacogdoches

  City of Lufkin begins process of covering red light cameras after bill bans them in Texas

  Improvements proposed for Nacogdoches airport to further city’s economic development

  Veterinarian lauds Texas Tech vet school’s future impact on East Texas: ‘It’s going to fill a large hole in our industry’

  Commissioners court approves contract that will upgrade fingerprinting technology in Nacogdoches County

  Project HOPE makes final preparations to open ‘Jo’s Diner’ to help feed community

  Coaches, teachers describe Garrison student whose death shocked community: ‘He was just a wonderful young man’