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Affidavit: Texas man arrested for plan to murder, cannibalize girl
SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Shelby County man has been arrested after an undercover sting revealed his intent to sexually assault and murder a minor, according to a probable cause affidavit.
Carthage woman hit man, his car to prevent him from leaving, police say
A man was injured Saturday when a Carthage woman hit his car as he was trying to get in it, Panola County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy John DePresca said.Latasha Sherell Williams has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. She was released from the Panola County Detention Center
Texas AP High School Football Poll
Here is The Associated Press high school poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, points based on 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1, and the team's ranking in last week's poll:Class 6ASchoolTotalPointsPrv1. Allen (22)(7-0)24712. Galena Park North Shore (3)(7-0)21323. Converse Judson(6-0)19034. Longv
Things to do in Plum and Oakmont this week
The center offers a senior trip to the Heinz History Center and luncheon Thursday. Bus leaves the center at 10 a.m. and is expected to return at 2 p.m. Trip costs $14 and does not include lunch.Yoga is offered Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the center. Cost is based
Manhunt underway in Rusk County
RUSK COUNTY - Deputies with the Rusk County Sheriff's Office is currently on the scene of CR 102 and CR 106 on a manhunt. The sheriff's office did not confirm who deputies are searching for or why. CBS 19 will update this story as more information becomes available.
BCPD: Body found outside near Bossier City apartment complex
Bossier City police are investigating after a body was found outside of an apartment complex.Police say the body was discovered just before 9:30 a.m. Monday near the Cordova Court Apartments on Westgate Drive.At least a dozen BCPD detectives and crimes scene personnel are at the scene.No word if fou
High speed chase in Smith County and Gregg County ends in Kilgore
Scanner traffic indicated law enforcement officials were involved in a high-speed pursuit about 9 a.m. with a vehicle that was reported to be reaching speeds of 100 miles per hour on Farm-to-Market Road 757.The vehicle went on I-20 East into Gregg County, but then went south on Barber Road, FM 575 a
Power outages in Carthage affecting at least 1,000 customers
CARTHAGE, TX (KLTV) - At least 1,000 SWEPCO customers are without power in Carthage. According to SWEPCO, three outages have been reported in the Carthage area. Their outage map shows 1,108 customers are affected by the outages. It is estimated that power will be restored sometime between 4:30 p.m
Police: Teen injured in early-morning shooting
Teen’s injuries considered life-threateningSHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport police are investigating a shooting late Sunday night that injured a juvenile.It happened along the intersection of Frederick Street and Mertis Avenue, according to online records.Witnesses told police three people were st
Suspect in fatal 2017 wreck back in jail
One of the two men charged with manslaughter in a fatal Sept. 22, 2017, wreck on North Eastman Road is back in the Gregg County Jail.Chad Palmer Malone, 20, of Longview, was jailed again at 5:22 p.m. Saturday. He and co-defendant Daven Davis, 22, of Hallsville, were arrested in February on charges r
Few vendors brave weather for highway 80 garage sale
LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Very quietly, an annual East Texas rite of fall, and favorite of bargain hunters, is being held along an East Texas highway this weekend. It's the fall historic Highway 80 garage sale. Usually loaded with roadside vendors, highway 80 was sparse for bargain hunters, as the rainy
Man recovering after getting shot
(SHREVEPORT, LA) - A man is recovering after getting shot in the ankle. It happened on the 500 block of Harrison Street just before 6:45 Saturday evening. According to Shreveport Police they are still looking for the gunman.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Head-on collision on HWY 69S
TYLER, Texas (KETK) - A two-vehicle accident occurred on HWY 69S around 4:30 on Saturday afternoon. It was a head-on collision that forced traffic to be re-routed to HWY 69N, just past FM 346.
Panola charters schools in Carthage, Marshall consider arming staff
“It certainly is occurring, (at) Carthage High School, for example,” he said. “We’ve got people who have been trained in that, and I have no opposition to it. If I were dealing independently with just me, yeah, I probably would (arm staff members), because it’s one more safety factor, and I’m not sc
La Carreta facelift reveals fresh new look, menu as Sombrero's
NACOGDCOHES — With a new look, new name and new menu, the old La Carreta Mexican Cafe has come under the umbrella of the Sombero’s family of restaurants in Center and Henderson to reemerge as Sombrero’s Coastal Tex-Mex & Cantina.As my last of my couple of visits to La Carreta were shortly after it o
East Texas high schoolers channel creativity, learn business skills in print shops
Union Grove High School junior Nathan Ferrell is “hooked on” print and imaging technology after he designed several products in the school’s print shop, he said.“I came in here for straight-up design,” he said, because he’s planning to pursue design in college. “And I just got hooked on it. ... (My)
Crews responding to rollover accident in Rusk County
Elderville-Lakeport VFD is responding with Texas DPS and EMS on a one vehicle rollover near the FM 2011 / FM 1716 intersection. Use caution if traveling that area and be aware of incoming responders.Posted byRusk County OEMonSaturday, October 20, 2018
Tyler PD looking for 2 suspects involved in aggravated robbery at T-Mobile store
SMITH COUNTY - Officers from the Tyler Police Department are looking for two suspects involved in an aggravated robbery that happened just after 4 p.m. Saturday at the T-Mobile store on 3320 Troup Highway. According to police, officers were were told two black male suspects males in their early 20's
Sen. Ted Cruz to hold rally in East Texas
LONGVIEW — Texas Senate incumbent, Sen. Ted Cruz is holding a campaign rally on Thursday, October 25 in Longview.
Marshall intersection sees increase in accidents
(MARSHALL,TX)--The number of accidents at one Marshall intersection is piling up and now the state is stepping in to help. The main area of concern is the intersection of highways 59 and 80. The Marshall Police Department say that the number of accidents with injuries is increasing and they are clos