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North Texas Billboard Backs Confederate Heritage, Impugns Dallas
A billboard with a pro-Confederate message installed near a small North Texas town is targeting Dallas and, probably, the removal of Confederate monuments in the city though the exact intent is unclear.
P!nk Stops at Buc-ee's During Texas Road Trip
Singer P!nk is in the middle of her 'Beautiful Trauma' Tour and her and the family made a pit stop at Buc-ee's along the way!. The pop star posted on Instagram Thursday morning photos of her and the family inside the Texas-sized travel stop on Instagram.
CHRISTUS TMF Health System to break ground on Canton Emergency Room Expansion
CANTON, Texas — CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System to break ground on Canton emergency room expansion in April. Construction at CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances HealthPark - Canton will be officially underway after the groundbreaking ceremony April 16 at 10 a.m.
Snake removers find 45 rattlesnakes underneath Texas house
Two Texas snake removers found 45 rattlesnakes underneath a house when responding to a call. The snake removers were able to successfully remove all of the animals from the home.
Man’s ‘badly decomposed’ body found inside closet in Texas, police say
A grisly discovery was made in Texas on Thursday when a man’s body was found inside a closet, authorities said. Officers with the San Antonio Police Department arrived at the scene in response to “a call for a DOA,” police said in a statement. At the address was an apartment building, MySanAntonio.c
Five people charged with meth in Eustace
HENDERSON COUNTY, Texas — Five people are in the Henderson County Jail after a Wednesday evening raid. According to the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office, investigators and deputies executed a search warrant for a residence in the 8000 block of County Road 2813.
Canton schedules spring city-wide cleanup
CANTON, Texas (KETK) - The City of Canton has scheduled its spring city-wide cleanup for March 18-21. Citizens may place large personal items on the curb for pickup at no additional charge. Items must be on the curb by 5 p.m. March 18.
Abducted Central Texas children were bound with zip ties, duct tape
BELTON, Texas (KWTX) Two Belton children who turned up in Arizona with a truck driver a day after they were reported missing told authorities their hands were bound behind their backs with zip ties and their legs were secured with duct tape, an FBI probable cause affidavit says.
'We're treating them like animals.' Lawmakers debate bill to lower heat in Texas prisons
AUSTIN — Torture. Intolerable. A death sentence. These are some of the words used to described the conditions inside state jails and prisons in the summer months, when the hot Texas sun can push temperatures past 130 degrees. Lawmakers who heard the testimony Thursday — from guards, inmates' familie
Dallas North Tollway Shutdown After 4-Vehicle Pileup
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A crash that happened just before midnight shutdown part of the Dallas North Tollway in Plano. A spokesman with the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) says what ultimately was a 4-vehicle crash is believed to have started with a Mustang traveling north on the Tollway. Inve
Traffic stop yields dealer, wanted sex offender
HENDERSON COUNTY–Henderson County K-9 team and Narcotics Investigators arrested two people in Gun Barrel City early Wednesday morning during a traffic stop – one for dealing methamphetamines and the other for failing to register as a sex offender.
Fort Worth Police Chase, Arrest 4 Armed Robbery Suspects In Stolen Car
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Four people suspected of at least two armed robberies overnight in Fort Worth were arrested early Thursday morning after leading police on a chase in a stolen car.
Billboard message stirs debate in Kemp
A billboard near Kemp has stirred up residents from the small town near Cedar Creek Lake. “The city recently became aware of a message posted on a billboard at the intersection of Ninth Street and U.S. 175,” according to a press release from Kemp Mayor Laura Peace. “The message on the billboard has
First Case Of Measles Confirmed In Tarrant County In 4 Years
TARRANT COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – Health officials have confirmed a resident of Tarrant County has tested positive for measles. This is the first confirmed case in the county since 2015.
Two people arrested in Gun Barrel City after traffic stop
HENDERSON COUNTY, Texas — Two people were arrested after a traffic stop in Gun Barrel City. According to the Henderson County Sheriff's Office, Keri Dawnel Morris, 46, of Eustace and Justin Wayne Seymour, 36, of Kemp were stopped on State Highway 198 when a K-9 alerted officers to the presence of a
2 arrested in Henderson County on drug, sex offender charges
GUN BARREL CITY, Texas (KETK) - Henderson County authorities arrested two people Wednesday morning, one on drug charges and the other on an outstanding warrant for failing to register as a sex offender.
Two more indicted for Caney City liquor store robbery
HENDERSON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Thursday, Tedrick Dechone Rockmore, 27, and Jasmine Danielle Blackfeet, 24, were indicted for Aggravated Robbery. District Attorney Mark Hall reports the Henderson County Grand Jury returned the indictments for Rockmore and Blackfeet who were arrested for a liquor store
Lindale father dying of cancer sees daughter graduate early
LINDALE, Texas (KETK) - Graduation season is near, and for parents it can be an exciting time. But for one Lindale man battling cancer, he worried he may not get to see his daughter walk across the stage. So, instead of a May graduation, it came two months early for Christian Patterson. They held a
Kaufman County woman stabbed as she tried to break up fight between her sons, officials say
A Kaufman County woman was hospitalized Tuesday after her 19-year-old son stabbed her several times when she tried to break up a fight between him and his 12-year-old brother, officials said.
Dairy Queen’s Free Cone Day Is Today
Today's the day (Wednesday, March 20th) to get your free cone with that signature swirl on the top from Dairy Queen. If you're craving a soft served ice cream cone on this first day of spring you're in luck because you can get one for free today from select Dairy Queen locations in East Texas. All y