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

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

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

Search efforts resume near area missing 79-year-old Carthage man was last seen

Gov. Abbott on alcohol to-go sales in Texas: ’We may just let this keep on going forever’

People looking for answers after Lakeview Memorial cemetery cleanup

Son of woman killed during Nacogdoches street race: ‘Her smile [brightened] up a room’

Federal agency begins examining plane wreckage in Cherokee County

New Jersey passes ‘Paul’s Law’, inspired by similar Texas law named after Kilgore student

Son of former greeting card writer asks public to send her cards for 78th birthday

Authorities capture Gregg County inmate accused of carving way through jail

Homeowner recalls trying to rescue friend from house fire: ‘I tried screaming... he just wasn’t hearing me’

Expert: Voters approval of Prop 4 ‘bodes well for economic growth’ in East Texas

Voters approve $10.5 million bond to help Alto ISD rebuild in wake of tornado

Voters to decide whether to allow Broaddus ISD to purchase attendance credits from state

Harry’s in Troup loses two buildings after severe weather hit city late Sunday

Trial of Garrison man accused in 2018 shooting death expected to wrap up Tuesday

Change in Texas sexual assault laws benefit victims looking for justice, better tracks cases

Downtown Center to undergo major ‘streetscape’ renovation

Texas’ Driver Responsibility Program ends next month. Here’s what that means for you.

City of Marshall cracking down on leash law ahead of new school year

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

Lufkin family to be featured in new reality show ‘The Radkes’

Hollywood icon Doris Day’s legacy lives on at East Texas equine center

Professor invites Alto tornado victims to take part in group therapy session at SFA

Alto man shares cell phone video of rescue after tornado destroyed home while he was inside

Power still out for 30 percent of storm victims after San Augustine tornado, judge says

Man finds Bible unscathed after fire destroys tiny home