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Hartman Bridge closed; Goose Creek, Barbers Hill schools & more closed for Wednesday

The Fred Hartman Bridge is closed. From Baytown Lt. Steve Dorris: "The Baytown Police Department and the City of Baytown would like for our citizens and the community to be aware that the Hartman Bridge is CLOSED due to ice on the bridge. The moving traffic seen on the Hartman Bridge is simply law e

BAYTOWN SUN - 2018-01-17 02:39:00

Baytown warehouse fire still under investigation

The owner of a warehouse that caught fire says there is no danger to the public. According to Bernard Olive, Baytown assistant Fire Chief and Fire Marshal, the call came in about a fire at 5623 Barkaloo Road early Sunday morning. The owner of a warehouse that caught fire says there is no danger to

BAYTOWN SUN - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Houston Begins To Thaw From Icepocalypse

HOUSTON, TX - The arctic front that rolled into southeast Texas early Tuesday morning is expected to bring another night of freezing temperatures before it moves out completely Thursday. Temperatures are expected to rise above freezing for the first time since midnight Tuesday, and bring a thaw to t

PATCH - 2018-01-17 13:52:24

Chick-fil-A to open in Nassau Bay

Houston's first new Chick-fil-A of 2018 will open at 1900 Nasa Parkway next Thursday, Jan. 25, with the chain's signature "First 100" campout scheduled for 6 a.m. the day before. Local franchise owner Ummara Sajid invites area residents to camp out in the parking lot of the Nassau Bay location 24 ho

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-17 16:31:00

School closings, delays in Houston area because of winter weather

HOUSTON - A mix of wintry precipitation Tuesday prompted some schools in the Houston area to delay or cancel classes. Here's a list of the latest delays and closings that have been reported to KPRC 2. If you have any questions about the status of your school, we recommend you contact officials in

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-01-16 04:43:34

A leader at city hall, drug store

In local history, he was a man for all seasons - a politician and pharmacist, beloved by his constituents and customers alike. As Baytown's 70th anniversary approaches Jan. 24, this is a good time to remember leaders like as Eddie Cleveland of Pelly City Hall and Leggett's Drug Store. Having served

BAYTOWN SUN - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

HISD Will Stay Closed on Wednesday

HISD says it wants another day before it takes to the roads. HISD has just released a statement that all schools and its offices will be closed Wednesday. Describing it as "a precautionary measure because of inclement weather and the related potential for dangerous road conditions," a press release

HOUSTON PRESS - 2018-01-16 22:58:00

Parker School Uniforms files for bankruptcy

Parker School Uniforms, an 87-year-old Houston company that closed unexpectedly during the first week of 2018, has filed for bankruptcy. Employees still haven't received paychecks originally scheduled to be deposited on Jan. 4. According to an email the company sent employees, those "payroll obligat

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-17 15:46:00

Welcome Warm Up Begins - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

This is the coldest morning in at least a couple of years for may Texoma towns with current temperatures in the single digits. The good news this morning is there is no wind. Relatively speaking this afternoon won't be too bad with light winds, sunshine and highs in the upper 30s. We'll see a gradua

NEWSCHANNEL6NOW.COM - 2018-01-16 22:35:05

Pair in fiery car crash receive minor injuries

Bowie Rural Fire Department and city firefighters responded to this one-vehicle crash on U.S. 287, five miles north of Bowie on U.S. 287. Department of Public Safety officials said Stephen Wolf was driving to Wichita Falls when he appears to have had a "medical issue" that led him to run off the roa

BOWIENEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-17 12:23:28

Man behind bars for alleged sexual assault of a child

BURKBURNETT - A 47-year-old Burkburnett man is jailed for the alleged sexual assault of a young girl about three-years ago. Russell Alan Klimek has a bond of $50,000 on the aggravated sexual assault of a child charge. According to the arrest affidavit, Wichita Falls Police learned of the possible as

TEXOMASHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-01-17 00:08:54

Kody Lott to not face trial in Wichita Falls

WICHITA FALLS - The man accused of shooting and killing Lauren Landavazo will not face trial in Wichita Falls and could be in court right at two years after her death. In Sept. 2016, Wichita Falls Police say Kody Lott admitted to killing Landavazo and shooting Makayla Smith while they were walking h

TEXOMASHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-01-17 00:03:23

Man indicted for pursuit with police

A Parker County grand jury last week indicted a Corvette driver accused of leading Weatherford police on an approximately 10 mile pursuit on Interstate 20 in October. Reuben Eugene Hoyle, 44, of Fort Worth, was indicted on a charge of evading arrest or detention with a vehicle with a previous convi

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2018-01-17 01:13:00

Man arrested for December break-in at Rider High School

Wichita Falls Police arrested a man who is accused of burglary of Rider High School. On Monday, around 8:30 p.m. officers were dispatched to the 3000 block of Speedway in reference to a check suspicious person. When officers confronted the suspect, Randy Konovsky, he walked off and was later found

NEWSCHANNEL6NOW.COM - 2018-01-16 16:02:51

Temperatures drop but this crossing guard drop his smile

A record breaking low of 6 degrees was set yesterday morning in Wichita Falls. Jimmy Murphy was still found at the crosswalk for Milam Elementary School wearing his yellow and orange vest and holding a big red stop sign. "It's not a hard job, but it's I feel like, an important one," Murphy said. H

NEWSCHANNEL6NOW.COM - 2018-01-17 13:56:20

WFPD releases citation numbers from STEP program

WICHITA FALLS - The Wichita Falls Police Department is releasing statistics for the first quarter of the comprehensive Selective Traffic Enforcement Program. The largest portion of traffic safety funding from TXDOT is used for STEP projects which pays for overtime hours for police to reduce speeding

TEXOMASHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-01-17 00:33:23

Woman found dead in Calera

CALERA - A homicide investigation is in progress by the Calera Police Department after the body of woman was found early Saturday morning, Jan. 13. The body of 42-year-old Kathleen Dawn West was found in the 100 block of Green Wood Circle, according to authorities. West's body was transported to the

SHELBY REPORTER - 2018-01-16 18:37:00

New American Family Care Office Opens In Cahaba Village

MOUNTAIN BROOK, AL - An urgent care facility has opened in Mountain Brook a little earlier than planned, thanks to an outbreak in flu cases in the community. The American Family Care office in Cahaba Village across from Whole Foods was not scheduled to open for another several weeks. According to a

PATCH - 2018-01-16 22:13:49

21-year-old man gunned down in western Jefferson County was targeted, authorities say

The name of a young man gunned down Saturday in western Jefferson County has now been released. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim Tuesday as LaRonald Cortez McDaniel. He was 21. Sheriff's deputies and Bessemer police were dispatched just before 3:30 p.m. on a report of a sh

AL.COM - 2018-01-16 17:00:11

Popular Alabama food truck makes list of best taco in every state

A popular Birmingham food truck has made the food and dining website The Daily Meal's list of "The Best Taco in Every State." Representing Alabama on The Daily Meal's list is the Los Dos Hermanos taco truck, which brothers Daniel and Jaime Guzman started in West Homewood about a dozen years ago, lon

AL.COM - 2018-01-17 16:26:26