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Cade Lake Community Chapel reopens more than a year after fire

CALDWELL, Tex. (KBTX) - Despite no electricity, members of the Cade Lake Community Chapel held Sunday service in their new building. The manufactured building is "new to them," said Pastor Kay Pulasek.


Body found in vehicle submerged in Texas lake

HENDERSON COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) A woman’s body has been found inside a vehicle submerged in a lake in Log Cabin, officials said. The vehicle was recovered about 4:30 p.m. Friday near the main boat ramp at the Cedar Creek Reservoir in Log Cabin, Henderson County Sheriff Botie Hillhouse said.


Caldwell prom queen and king crowned

Alexa Olivarez and Luke Skrabanek were crowned queen and king for Caldwell High School’s prom on Jan. 26 at Burleson County Cowboy Church. For more photos from the prom, visit theeagle.com/caldwell.


Two Texas high school students die in freak accident

CLARKSVILLE, Texas (KXII) The Rivercrest ISD in Red River County confirms that two students died in a car crash Friday. It happened just before 3:30 Friday afternoon on State Highway 37, five miles south of Clarksville.


Texas jail bond reform bills could drastically change how bonds are set

WACO, Texas (KWTX)X Two identical bills just filed in the Texas Legislature would require counties to adopt a new system that would consider a defendant's flight risk and the community's overall safety, instead of the ability to pay to determine bond amounts.


No one injured in fire near Caldwell

Firefighters from six agencies spent almost four hours Friday afternoon battling a large garage fire at a rural property just west of Caldwell. According to Caldwell VFD firefighter Robert Campbell, a crew was doing roof work on a detached garage apartment Friday afternoon at a home in the 6200 bloc


Texas man who confessed in church to murder sentenced to life

BROWNWOOD, Texas (AP) A Texas man who confessed in front of his church congregation to the 2016 beating death of a fellow church-goer has been sentenced to life in prison. Ryan Riggs, 22, pleaded guilty Friday to capital murder in the death of 25-year-old Chantay Blankinship.


Burleson County families invited to Cinderella Ball Daddy Daughter Dance

CALDWELL, Tex. (KBTX) - Burleson County fathers and daughters are invited to the inaugural Cinderella Ball. The event is Saturday, February 23, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Caldwell Civic Center.


Search for missing Central Texas teen continues

TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children has joined the effort to find a 16-year-old Temple girl who’s been missing since Dec. 30. Velia Flores is 5-feet tall, weigh 110 pounds and has brown hair and brown eyes.


Planet K will be allowed to stay on Texas Avenue, but must make some changes

BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) - The city of Bryan says it'll allow Planet K to stay at its current location, but it won't be allowed to sell adult novelty items, and it must make improvements to the property as part of an agreement reached by both sides.


Rep. Will Hurd: 1,000 Texas Farmers Could Have Land Seized To Build Trump’s Border Wall

NEW YORK (CBS NEWS) – Texas Rep. Will Hurd, the sole Republican representing a congressional district along the southern border, said more than 1,000 farmers in his state are at risk of having their land seized by the federal government to facilitate the construction of President Trump’s long-promis


Habitual Burleson County felon headed to prison

BURLESON COUNTY A habitual felon and convicted child molester is headed to prison. A Burleson County jury sentenced Elwood Hoover, 53, to 60 years on drug related charges. Hoover was arrested by a Burleson County deputy after a concerned citizen reported a suspicious vehicle. Hoover was asleep in th


Shooting in East Texas leaves 1 dead, 3 injured

HENDERSON, Texas (KLTV) Henderson Police Department officers are searching for a suspect in a shooting at an apartment complex in Henderson. The suspect’s identity is not being released at this time, Henderson Police Department Chief Chad Taylor said.


Forecast shows short window to see Full Snow Moon in Central Texas

TEXAS, USA — If you're hoping to grab a glance at the Full Snow Moon, late Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning will be your best chance of seeing it. Thick clouds are expected to build in Monday night into Tuesday morning just as the Supermoon moves closest to the Earth, which will occur arou


Search for SE Texas Fisherman Ends After Body Found

The U.S. Coast Guard has ended its search for a missing Southeast Texas fisherman after a body matching the man's description was found. Officials say the search for 60-year-old Dale Wolf was called off Saturday after the body was found in Galveston Bay.


Police investigating alleged child abuse caught on camera

COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) – A mother's gut instinct has sparked a police investigation. Lynda Fuller says she saw a caregiver mistreating her child. The alleged abuse was caught on a home security camera.


Texas pride dupes dozens of online shoppers

HOUSTON — It goes without saying—Texans love their state. But scores of consumers claim one online retailer is taking advantage of that Texas pride, and taking them for a ride.


Tiger found in vacant Houston home now enjoying new surroundings in north Texas

The tiger removed from a vacant home in southeast Houston is getting used to its new surroundings. The Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch in north Texas snapped a photo of the big cat posing on top of his platform taking in the view.


Texas woman accused of driving drunk, crashing into police vehicle

An Irving, Texas, police officer was injured after a suspected drunk driver crashed into a police vehicle early Sunday morning. The crash happened at 1:30 a.m. Officers were working a hit-and-run wreck and were blocking the left lane while a tow truck was loading one of the vehicles involved.


DFW Is Getting the Biggest Share of Texas' Out-of-State Moves

The flow of seniors headed to Florida edged out people moving to Texas to take new jobs, according to the latest nationwide relocation report. Texas ranked second in the U.S. for moves with 524,511 new residents moving here in 2017, according to the latest relocation report by Texas Realtors, an Aus