Bob Hallmark

Bob Hallmark

KLTV 7 Reporter

Bob Hallmark is a longtime reporter for KLTV. He grew up in Aldine, a south Texas town. At age 18, he joined the U.S. Navy. He later attended Chapman University in Orange, California.

Before moving to the Tyler-Longview area, Bob worked for Major League Baseball as network director of the Houston Astros Baseball Team. He was also network producer for Houston's International Hockey League, the Houston Aeros Hockey Team. Bob has also worked for radio/television stations in Boise, Idaho.

Since 2000, Bob has been a reporter and bureau chief in Longview. Bob is married to Norma Hallmark and has two sons: Jacob and Luke. Bob loves the outdoors. He owns a small farm in Hawkins where he raises livestock, including horses. He also does a little farming.

Recent Articles by Bob

Academy cadets fight suppression fire in summer heat

East Texas women’s shelter at capacity during heat, in need of donations

Huge bee colony (and free honey) removed from East Texas woman’s home

East Texas World War II veteran turns 100

Investigation solves mysterious East Texas lake oil slick

Bodycam video shows Harrison County deputy striking handcuffed man upon arrival at jail

Pilot and passenger injured in Wood county plane crash

East Texas steel plant hiring again

Sisters reunite for first time in 50 years

Longview holds Thanksgiving prayer service

East Texas firefighters join California wildfire battle

Authorities ID alleged Daingerfield bank robber

Copy-Deputies bitten subduing violent subject