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Tyler woman arrested on drug charges after SWAT team executes search warrant

Rome Sheleese Hayward, 26, was taken into custody Wednesday after officers seized what they believed to be about 25 grams of crack cocaine, .44 ounces of marijuana and 5.5 grams of hydrocodone.

TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH - 2018-09-19 18:58:00

This Video Of Matthew McConaughey At The Texas Game Is Going Viral

McConaughey graduated from the University of Texas, and he’s known for attending their football games from time to time. Well, the Longhorns gave him something to cheer about last week, as they won 37-14 over USC.

THESPUN.COM - 2018-09-19 23:46:06

Terrell City Council votes 4-1 to not renew long-time city manager's contract

TERRELL, Texas —The Terrell City Council voted 4-1 to not renew long-time City Manager Torry Edward's contract during their regular scheduled meeting last night.The council was scheduled to evaluate the city manager during executive session, according to the council's posted agenda. Upon returning f

INFORNEY.COM - 2018-09-19 18:24:00

Sex trafficking considered a ‘huge problem’ in East Texas

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Each year, organizations across East Texas help save hundreds of victims from sex trafficking. Shannon Trest, executive director of The Women’s Shelter of East Texas, says you would be surprised by the number of sex trafficking cases in East Texas.

KLTV - 2018-09-19 01:43:00

GBC council members reinstate Peterson

He was accompanied by his attorney, Tim Robinson, who read an Athens Daily Review story about the termination and questioned whether EDC board members violated the Texas Open Meetings Act before they met to fire Peterson.

ATHENS DAILY REVIEW - 2018-09-19 21:49:00

Busted: woman with meth, man with stolen gun in Cherokee Shores

Stephanie Wray, 51 of Payne Springs, was charged with manufacturing and delivery of a controlled substance.

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-09-18 21:00:56

Mavs on Decades of Misconduct In Front Office

Key among the findings were allegations of improper workplace conduct toward 15 female employees by the Mavericks’former President and CEO Terdema Ussery, including inappropriate comments, touching and forcible kissing, and allegations of improper workplace conduct by former Mavericks ticket sales e

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-09-19 21:28:52

Lawyer who filed $100M lawsuit arrested on charge of making a false report

Jason Lee Van Dyke, the Cross Roads attorney who earlier this yearfiled a $100 million lawsuitclaiming he lost work because a man claimed he was involved with white supremacist groups, was arrested Friday by Oak Point police on a charge of making a false police report, Denton County Jail records sho

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2018-09-19 15:54:00

Mesquite day care owner kept kids tied to car seats, gave them Tylenol to make them stop crying, police say

The owner of a Mesquite day care told police she gave children Tylenol "to make her job easier" and kept them strapped in car seats, some tied by their neck, so they would be still, according to police documents.


UIL academic competition at Mabank

UIL academic competition at Mabank Brownsboro High School students brought home 21 medals in first UIL Academic competition of the year. The competition was held Saturday, September 15th in Mabank. This UIL Academic meet held competitions in Poetry, Prose, and Congressional Debate.

C-BSTATESMAN.COM - 2018-09-20 00:00:00

Chandler man arrested for public intoxication after car crashed into church wall

Rollins said when officers arrived, Tompkins was not in the car and did not admit to being the driver, which kept officers from charging him with DWI.

KLTV - 2018-09-18 16:28:00

Brownsboro ISD receives perfect score on financial rating measure

Brownsboro Independent School District received a score of 100 out of a possible 100 points in the 2017-2018 Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas (FIRST). FIRST ratings are given to each district by the Texas Education Agency (TEA). Ratings are based on an analysis of each district’s financial

C-BSTATESMAN.COM - 2018-09-20 00:00:00

Texas' twisted excuse for removing Helen Keller

Deaf and blind American activist, writer and lecturer Helen Keller meets with Dwight Eisenhower, the 34th President of the United States.

CNN - 2018-09-19 20:08:27

Kerens police arrest felon for loaded rifle, weed

Kerens Police Officer Terry Jackson arrested Derek Divetta, 27, Sunday, Sept. 16 for a possession of a firearm by a felon, possession of marijuana and for a parole violation warrant.

CORSICANA DAILY SUN - 2018-09-18 19:12:00

Murchison man indicted on murder charge, accused of killing passenger when he crashed motorcylce during high speed chase with law enforcement

Sean Eammon Waite, 34, of Murchison was arrested June 14 after he crashed his motorcycle and fled from police and deputies near Farm-to-Market Road 2661.


Blake Shelton Performing Free Pop-Up Show in Texas

BeforeBlake Sheltonenters his 15th season as acoachonThe Voice, he'll play a free show for fans in Texas. On Monday, Shelton announced a pop-up concert Billy Bob's Texas — and it's in just a few days!Shelton will play the iconic Fort Worth, Texas venue on Thursday (Sept. 20).Interested fans can line

TASTE OF COUNTRY - 2018-09-18 13:04:25

Riding wave of momentum, we'll know soon if Texas is 'back'

After the Longhorns stormed back from a 14-3 deficit to rout No. 22 USC, 37-14, in front of a record crowd Saturday night in Austin, it’s worth considering whether Texas is, in fact, back.

247SPORTS - 2018-09-19 03:17:37

KFC could return to Athens

The meeting is set to begin on Oct. 1, at 5:30 p.m., in the Derek D. Daniels Conference Room at the Athens Partnership Center, at 201 W. Corsicana St.


A Texas border patrol agent has been arrested on suspicion of killing four women and abducting a fifth

A U.S. Border Patrol agent from Texas was arrested on Saturday on the suspicion of killing four women and abducting another who reportedly escaped.Juan David Ortiz was arrested after a woman who he tried to abduct escaped, Webb County District Attorney Isidro Alaniz said during a news conference, th


Dallas protesters shut down major highway in response to a search warrant attempting to criminalize Botham Jean

Protesters in Dallas, TX shut down a highway in response to a search warrant attempting to criminalizeBotham Jean, who was fatally shot by an off-duty officer Amber Guyger according toWFAA 8.