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Police: 4 found dead in Texas home members of same family

FORT WORTH, Texas – Investigators say four people found dead inside a Texas home were members of the same family and that all were shot. Fort Worth police said in a news release Tuesday that the bodies of the man, woman, boy and girl were found in the home in a residential development in the norther


Texas woman receives gonorrhea diagnosis after rash erupts on hands, body

A 20-year-old woman in Dallas, Tex., rushed to the hospital after waking one morning with a bumpy rash on her arms, legs, scalp and torso. She was later informed the unusual skin lesions were caused by a sexually transmitted disease (STD).


Two U.S. soldiers stopped, one disarmed, near Texas border by Mexican troops who thought they had crossed into Mexico

Mexican troops confronted two American soldiers in a remote part of Texas who they thought had crossed into Mexican territory, reportedly disarming one of them, U.S. officials said.


Thunderstorms Move Through North Texas Tuesday Night

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Several rounds of heavy rain have pushed through parts of North Texas and more are on the way overnight. Two to three inches of rain have fallen in some areas as of 10:00 p.m. Tuesday.


Officials identify all 6 people killed in small plane crash in Kerrville, Texas

Authorities confirmed six people died in a small plane crash in Kerrville, Texas, some 70 miles northwest of San Antonio. The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed the plane crashed Monday morning during an attempted landing shortly before 9 a.m.


Bill that would allow farmers to produce hemp clears Texas house

AUSTIN, TX (KETK) - A bill that would allow Texas farmers to grow hemp legally cleared the Texas House on Tuesday and will now move to the Senate. This is a major hurdle for farmers that are looking to get into the market for CBD oil and other hemp-derived products.


Year-Round Daylight Saving Time or Standard Time Approved by Texas House

The Texas House of Representatives approved a joint resolution Tuesday to allow Texas voters to choose whether they would like to permanently live under Daylight Saving Time or Standard Time.


2nd man to be executed in James Byrd Jr.'s 1998 dragging death

(CNN) - A man who helped orchestrate one of the most horrific hate crimes in modern American history -- the dragging death of James Byrd Jr. in East Texas -- is slated to die Wednesday over the objections of some of Byrd's relatives.


3rd Grade Teacher In North Texas Arrested For Indecency With A Child

CORSICANA, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A third grade teacher in Corsicana is in the Navarro County Jail charged with two counts of indecency with a child involving sexual contact. Ramon Santuario-Mendoza, 48, who teaches English Language Arts at Sam Houston Elementary, is on administrative leave as Corsica


Texas Southern University to host eight democratic presidential candidates on Wednesday

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Preparations are underway at Texas Southern University as the campus gets ready for a presidential forum along with 1,700 guests, most of them women of color.


Texas House votes to legalize hemp, CBD oil, farming of industrial hemp

The Texas House on Tuesday gave broad preliminary approval to a bill that would allow farmers in the state to legally grow industrial hemp — a move lauded as a win for the state’s farmers.


Texas Couple Held Girl as Slave for 16 Years, Called Her 'Dog' and 'Worthless'

A Texas couple who held a young girl from West Africa as a slave for 16 years were each sentenced Monday to seven years in federal prison, PEOPLE confirms. A press release from federal prosecutors states Toure and Cros-Toure must pay $288,620.24 in restitution to their victim, who managed to escape


Houston high school's new dress code takes aim at parents

HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston high school had adopted a new dress code that targets parents rather than students. James Madison High School will turn away parents if they appear wearing pajamas, hair rollers or leggings. Bonnets also are banned.


Early’s Angerstein places fourth at Region I-3A boys golf tournament, but misses out on state

BAIRD — Early’s Jake Angerstein finished fourth overall during the 36-hole Region I-3A boys golf tournament at Shady Oaks Golf Course, but was denied a fourth consecutive trip to the Class 3A boys golf state tournament.


Flag donations needed for Veterans grave site in Eastland

EASTLAND, Texas (KRBC) - The American Flag is flown to show freedom and independence and our countries freedom comes from the men and women who serve. That's why Eastland County lays flags on every grave of their veterans on Memorial Day.


Dyess presents flags to Cisco FD, Greg Simmons Airport

CISCO, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - The Cisco Fire Department and the Greg Simmons Airport in Cisco recieved a few special gifts from Dyess at lunch time Friday. Some Dyess airmen flew in to Cisco to present both the fire department and the airport a flag that was flown in Afghanistan and a canvas of the fla


Eastland County Troop For Girls Interest Meeting, April 23

This will be an Interest Meeting for girls between the ages of 11 and 18 and their parents interested in joining a Scouts BSA Troop for Girls in Eastland County. Families from Cisco, Eastland. Ranger, Gorman, Rising Star, and the surrounding areas are encouraged to attend!


Albany VFD puts out fire after top blows off tank battery

ALBANY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - The Albany Volunteer Fire Department extinguished a dangerous fire over the weekend after the top blew off a tank battery. According to a post on the Albany VFD Facebook page, firefighters responded to a call of a tank battery fire just south of town around 6 a.m. Saturda


Video: Bedford-Carmichael Bridge Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the new Bedford-Carmichael Bridge on State Highway 6 north of Cisco, Texas. Story & Photos: Ribbon Cut on Bedford-Carmichael Bridge. Video: Bedford-Carmichael Bridge Ribbon Cutting added by Julie Elrod on April 17, 2019.


Leighann Elder Hutcheson at Salt & Light, April 16th

Salt & Light Ministries invites you to hear Leighann Elder Hutcheson on Tuesday, as she will be sharing her testimony with us. Leighann is an activist for the Republican Party and I voice for young, conservative women. She will be speaking about how her trials have led her to become a member of the