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Johnson County Sheriffs seize 47 head of cattle from abusive farm

JOHNSON COUNTY, Texas — The Johnson County Sheriff's Office seized about 47 head of cattle from a Grandview property after a case of animal cruelty was reported at that location, according to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office.


Texas woman says 10-year-old granddaughter's organs may have been harvested without permission

LUBBOCK. Texas -- A grandmother in Lubbock says she has a lot of questions after she found out doctors may have harvested her 10-year-old granddaughter's organs without permission.


Kelly Clarkson Amazes Audience With An Incredible Cover Of “Shallow”

It seems that we’re not the only ones who can’t get enough of A Star Is Born. During a stop in Green Bay, Wisconsin Friday night, Burleson’s own Kelly Clarkson performed an amazing rendition of the hit song “Shallow” from the Academy Award nominated film, and it was nothing short of spectacular.


2 Texas men sentenced for trafficking enough fentanyl to kill 'millions'

SHREVEPORT, La. — Two Texas men were sentenced to 63 months in prison Tuesday for trafficking more than 10 kilograms of fentanyl through Louisiana, enough to kill “millions” of people, according to authorities.


Supreme Court Rules Out Death Penalty for Texas Inmate

A long legal fight over whether a Texas death row inmate could be executed ended Tuesday after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the 59-year-old man is intellectually disabled and thus cannot be put to death.


More than $12M worth of meth seized in Texas, CBP says

A meth haul with an estimated value of more than $12 million was uncovered in Texas over the weekend, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials announced Tuesday. The agency’s Office of Field Operations (OFO), stationed at the Pharr International Bridge, carried out the drug seizure on Saturday,


Seafood chain that closed both its Fort Worth locations has plans to return to Fort Worth

Last week, we reported about The Catch, an East Texas-based seafood chain, closing its far north Fort Worth location, only four months after it closed its only other Fort Worth location, on Camp Bowie Boulevard.


4 suspects in custody, accused in robbery at Fort Worth hotel, police say

A Fort Worth teen and three other suspects were in custody Wednesday, accused of robbing a hotel in west Fort Worth, police said. The four are accused of stealing $200 from the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott at 6851 West Freeway.


Selfie-seeking Texas teenager survives fall off bridge, hopes near-death experience serves as warning

A teenager in Texas who was nearly killed while trying to snap the perfect selfie atop a bridge in Dallas has a simple message: No photo is worth it. Triston Bailey was reportedly with a group of friends headed home from a Dallas Stars game on Nov. 12 when the group decided to pull over for a selfie


Body of missing Texas boyfriend found, but girlfriend's whereabouts a mystery

Weltzin Garcia and Alfonso Hernandez had a problematic relationship, but remained linked to each other through their two young children. A few weeks ago, police issued a warrant for Hernandez’s arrest for domestic violence, according to Texas media outlets. But days after the warrant was issued both


The trails of Mansfield: One finished, one started with another section tied up in court

The next phase of the Walnut Creek Linear Park started construction this month just as the city dedicates its newest downtown trail connection. Despite the rain, city officials celebrated the opening of the new North Main Street Trail on Feb. 11, which connects Town Park and the new Main Street Loft


Murder-for-hire charge filed against Bedford husband who wanted wife dead, police say

A criminal solicitation of capital murder charge has been filed against a Bedford man accused of willing to pay $30,000 to have his wife killed with a cocaine overdose. The charge was filed last week against Thomas Dimas Salinas Jr., 38, of Fort Worth.


Police: North Texas man abused girlfriend's 8-week-old baby out of 'frustration'

Police in North Texas say a newborn baby suffered a traumatic brain injury at the hands of his mother's boyfriend. CBS DFW reports that the Parker County Sheriff's Office has charged 20-year-old Kaleb Eisenmann with injury to a child.


Texas dad spins gun with finger at daughter’s birthday, accidentally shoots self in stomach

A Texas father shot accidentally shot himself in the stomach Saturday during his daughter’s 16th birthday and was rushed to the hospital, reports said. The Houston man’s condition is unknown, but the shooting occurred while he was spinning the gun with his finger, Click2Houston.com reported.


Three arrested for Tuesday shooting

Injuries sustained by an 18-year-old Cleburne man in a Tuesday morning gunshot wound are believed to be non-life threatening, Cleburne police said. A bystander to the scene said the man was shot in the shoulder. Police have not released the victim’s name but have arrested three suspects.


Popularity of CBD oil growing in Central Texas

CENTRAL TEXAS (KWTX) After operating for three months the CenTex CBD store is going strong. CBD or Cannabidiol oil is a non-intoxicating substance which is extracted from the cannabis plant.


A state report says a Texas inmate died from heat last year. Prison officials contest that finding.

Last summer, Texas officials repeatedly asserted that sweltering temperatures inside uncooled prisons were being handled adequately and that all heat-related illnesses were minor. A recent state report on one inmate's death, however, says that he died from the heat.


14-year-old girl will spend decades in prison for killing her best friend

A 14-year-old girl will spend over two decades of her life in prison after being convicted of killing her best friend, Nylah Lightfoot, 14. The incident occurred in May 2018 at the Centra Villas apartment complex in Fort Worth, Texas where a group of teenage girls gathered for a pool party and games


Driver Ejected in Rollover Crash in Fort Worth: PD

A male driver was injured after he was ejected in a rollover crash in Fort Worth early Tuesday morning, police said. Fort Worth police and fire crews were called to the scene about 1:35 a.m. near NW Loop 820 and Quebec Street.


Police arrest husband of Central Texas shooting victim

WACO, Texas (KWTX) Police Tuesday arrested the husband of a Waco woman who was found dead in her home on Feb. 3 of multiple gunshot wounds. Quest Jones, 28, of Waco, is charged in the shooting death of Sherrell Carter, 26.