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

Angelina County shares plan to move vaccine sign-up online

  Groveton ISD holds drive-thru luncheon for veterans

  Walk of Honor display recognizes local veterans in downtown Lufkin

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

New O’Reilly Auto Parts location slated to open in Hemphill in early 2021, HQ says

  Job fairs seek to connect East Texans with career opportunities

  Forest Service urges East Texas hunters to be safe and help prevent wildfires

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

  East Texas Food Bank hosting free produce drop in Nacogdoches Friday

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

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

  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

  Forest Festival date/place changes reflect event industry challenges

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

  Neighbor of home invasion victims in Hudson recalls similar experience

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

  Child hot car deaths down amid COVID-19, but new risk posed to stay-at-home kids

The Next Normal: Riding school buses and transportation safety

  Crockett church distributes thousands of food boxes through federal program

  Nacogdoches ISD preparing teachers for virtual start to new school year

  Dr. Ed addresses hydroxychloroquine as treatment for COVID-19

East Texas school districts to decide whether at-home students are UIL eligible