Methamphetamine ring was based in Burnet County, authorities say
Statesman.com / Wed, 04 Dec 2013 21:12:29 -0600
Law enforcement officials stood Wednesday afternoon in front of a table laden with rifles, semi-automatics ...
Former Dimmitt resident sought in slaying of Colo. family
amarillo.com / Thu, 05 Dec 2013 02:48:26 +0000
A former Texas Panhandle resident is the focus of a federal manhunt after authorities named him the suspected killer of a southeastern Colorado family.
Harry Mapps, 59, was living in Dimmitt until about six months ago, and now he’s the primary suspect in a Nov. 27 triple-homicide and arson near Rye, Colo., Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer Lisa Shorter said.
Federal marshals and Pueblo County deputies are searching for Mapps, who is suspected in the shooting deaths of a couple in their 50s and their 33-year-old daughter.
Felony arrests for Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 05 Dec 2013 00:15:00 -0600
Tevin C. Allen, 21, of Midland, was arrested Tuesday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance between 1 and 4 grams.
Toy run to benefit Truman W. Smith Center seeks donations, participants
The annual biker run to deliver toys to the Truman W. Smith Children’s Care Center in Gladewater is seeking donations and participants for the upcoming event.
Midlander sentenced for advertising child pornography
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 04 Dec 2013 23:19:00 -0600
A Midland man was sentenced Wednesday in Midland federal court for advertising more than 600 images of child pornography, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Texas.
Civil rights groups protest stun gun use on students
Statesman.com / Thu, 05 Dec 2013 00:01:00 -0600
Seven civil rights and social justice groups on Wednesday urged the state Commission on Law ...
Winter weather to collide with weekend
The unseasonably warm weather and sunshine will be replaced by rain and frigid temperatures this weekend as an arctic front heads toward Northeast Texas on Thursday night, according to the National We
UTEP volleyball player investigated in death of another student
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 5 Dec 2013 00:16:34 MST
A University of Texas at El Paso volleyball player is under investigation in the Nov. 15 fatal pedestrian accident in which a foreign UTEP student was killed, according to a police report released Wednesday.
First lady unveils Christmas décor
GoSanAngelo.com / Thu, 05 Dec 2013 01:44:00 -0000
WASHINGTON — If you were expecting 70,000 visitors to your home for the holidays you might do this, too: Bake a 300-pound gingerbread house, decorate 24 Christmas trees, and create life-size replicas of the family’s Portuguese water dogs.
Senior coronation set Saturday night
The Hallsville High School Senior Coronation will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Hallsville Junior High auditorium on Bobcat Lane off FM 450.
Marshall’s vegan fest scores top recognition
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Thu, 05 Dec 2013 04:00:00 -0600
Marshall’s annual New Year New You Health Fest was deemed the “must-attend” event of 2013 by popular vegan magazine VegNews as part of its annual Veggie Awards and now its organizers are hoping to cap
Nonprofit icon remembered for positivity, community outreach
A Longview banker and nonprofit icon will be buried today after dying from cancer earlier this week.
15 arrested as part of alleged drug ring in Burnet County
Statesman.com / Wed, 04 Dec 2013 15:23:48 -0600
The Texas Department of Public Safety has announced the arrest of 15 people accused of ...
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