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Texas Mayor Arrested, Charged With Trying To Rig Own Election

Texas Mayor Arrested, Charged With Trying To Rig Own Election. A Texas mayor has been arrested on charges of trying to rig his own 2017 election victory, prosecutors say. Matt Yurus reports.


Brownwood ISD welcomes three new principals

Brownwood ISD is welcoming new principals at three of its campuses for the 2019-2020 school year. East Elementary, Woodland Heights Elementary, and Coggin Intermediate School will have new principals leading the way into the new school year.


Police: Texas man fatally shot his children, sister-in-law

FORT WORTH, Texas – The man whom officials say shot and killed his young children and his sister-in-law before shooting himself had just taken a job with Child Protective Services and was in training to be a CPS investigator.


Texas executes white supremacist who dragged black man to death

An avowed racist who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. history was executed Wednesday in Texas for the dragging death of a black man. John William King, who was white, received lethal injection for the slaying nearly 21 years ago of James Byrd Jr., who was chained to the back


Texas woman who suffered third-degree burns after falling on curling iron opens up about harrowing injury

WARNING: Article contains graphic photos. A mom in Texas says she isn’t about to let a tragic injury keep her from feeling beautiful inside and out. Brittney Sullivan, of Cleburne, was getting ready for work on Jan. 17, 2018 when she suffered an epileptic seizure and fell unconscious into her curlin


Texas girl dies at hospital days after being beaten by classmates: report

A 13-year-old Texas girl died Wednesday after falling into a coma following a violent altercation with two teen girls outside her middle school last week in which one girl kicked her in the head.


Man's Body Found Floating in Lake Brownwood

BROWNWOOD, TX – A Brownwood man was found dead in Lake Brownwood on Wednesday. On April 17, the Brownwood Lake Patrol received a call about a boat that had drifted away from a near by unloading dock with the truck still parked in the boat launch. When they arrived they could not find the owner of th


Chick-fil-A makes Sunday delivery for Texas boy in hospital

TEMPLE, Texas (KTRK) -- Chick-fil-A is famed for its tender fried chicken, refreshing lemonade and the fact that it's opened all days of the week except Sundays. When Danny Agee, who was awaiting surgery for a brain tumor, expressed from his hospital bed his desire for Chick-fil-A nuggets, a restaur


Man drowns near boat ramp on Lake Brownwood

LAKE BROWNWOOD, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - A man was found dead Wednesday evening after an accidental drowning at Lake Brownwood. Gary Hipp, 63, of Coahoma, was found floating in the water near the Wild Duck Marina around 8:30 p.m., according to the Brownwood Lake Patrol. Law enforcement was called to loca


Do Texans have a right to know if a house is ‘haunted’ before buying? Curious Texas investigates

Elvira Perry said she’s been witness to odd noises and strange sights inside her Denton home that can only be attributed to the paranormal. Perry and her husband moved into their home three years ago, and she said they were not told prior to buying the house that it could possibly be haunted. But no


15 Suspected Online Child Predators Busted In North Texas Operation

McKINNEY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Fifteen men have been arrested in an online child predator sting led by the Collin County Sheriff’s Department and Texas DPS. The Collin County Sheriff’s Department said Thursday, investigators from 14 different federal, state and local law enforcement agencies partici


Victims identified in early morning flooding incident

SPECIAL TO THE FLASH FROM THE ERATH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE. Tragedy struck Erath County and the community Energy in Comanche County today as a result of high rushing water. Erath County received a thunderstorm overnight that released several inches of rainfall over an extended period of time. The l


New spike-armored dinosaur discovered in Texas

Hillsboro paleontologist Andre LuJan had been digging on his company-owned property in the dusty west Texas hills for years, with little to show for it but a few small fossils.


Train hits car at Central Texas crossing

HOLLAND, Texas (KWTX) One man was reported dead Thursday morning after a passenger train struck his vehicle at a crossing in Bell County. Few details were immediately available.


Prosecutors: Killeen couple filmed sex abuse of dozens of kids

DALLAS (AP) — A Texas couple were sentenced Wednesday to 60 years each in prison for filming themselves sexually abusing kids, a case that prosecutors say involved more than two dozen young victims including babies.


Houston-area high school implements dress code for parents

HOUSTON, TX (NBC) - A dress code policy aimed at parents is taking place at a Houston High School. James Madison High School parent dress code comes after Joselyn Lewis says she was turned away while trying to register her daughter at the school earlier this month.


Early High School valedictorian from Class of 1996 to become school's principal

EARLY — As an Early High School student in the 1990s, Judith Ozuna had a dream: to come back to the school as a teacher. Ozuna, who graduated from Early in 1996 as valedictorian and from Howard Payne University in 1999, fulfilled that goal.


Coleman ISD classes canceled for Wednesday

COLEMAN, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - Classes at Coleman ISD are canceled for Wednesday, April 24, 2019. According to the school, the overnight storm knocked out power to the elementary school.


Multigenerational Marketing Seminar April 25th

Brownwood News – The Brownwood Area Chamber of Commerce and the America’s Small Business Development Center are offering a Multigenerational Marketing Seminar on Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the Boardroom at the Brownwood Chamber of Commerce, 600 E. Depot.


Update: Hydroplaning caused fatal Callahan County crash

CALLAHAN COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - One person was killed when a car hydroplaned then crashed into an 18-wheeler in Callahan County Tuesday afternoon. Narendrakumar Bhikhabh Bhakta, male, 58 of Cross Plains, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash on SH 36 southeast of Abilene around 4:50 p.m