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Corpus Christi's City Council gets a refresher course on the sea wall

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The future of the seawall was the topic of a workshop Thursday with new Corpus Christi City Council members. Council was brought up to date on how money is being spent for ongoing maintenance.


Food truck serves the homeless at the Good Samaritan Rescue Mission

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A Corpus Christi food truck is cooking up a sweet treat for those in need. Kluckies Chicken and Waffles gave out free meals to the homeless at the Good Samaritan Rescue Mission.


Trial pushed back for mother accused of involvement in Breanna Wood murder

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The trial for a Corpus Christi woman accused of being involved in a nearly three-year-old murder case will happen later than planned. Rosalina Musella found that out in court Thursday because she violated her probation.


City encourages residents to keep curbs, gutters clean to prevent flooding

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — After a storm hit the Coastal Bend Wednesday night, the City of Corpus Christi is reminding residents to maintain their yard to avoid flooding. One of the goals the Corpus Christi water team has is to teach residents how to maintain their yards and be sure grass clippings don


Women arrested in Texas had baby in car seat sitting next to 275 pounds of pot, authorities say

Two Texas women had an infant boy with them when they were pulled over with 275 pounds of marijuana in their vehicle, authorities say. Ashley Renee Resendiz, 22, and Carla Michelle Resendiz, 47, were taken into custody Friday morning on charges of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute an


North Texas mother reported missing after not picking up child from babysitter

MESQUITE, Texas — The Mesquite police department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing mother. Authorities are searching for 26-year-old Prisma Denisse Peralta Reyes after she never returned to pick up her child from the babysitter Wednesday night.


City working to secure funding for Cole Park, Philip Dimmit pier repairs

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Many Coastal Bend anglers have had to fine some place else to fish since two hot spots were closed -- the Cole Park and Philip Dimmit municipal fishing piers.


Texas SandFest a Shore Bet in Port A

Time to tide one on at the annual Texas SandFest in Port Aransas, where shoppers gonna shop, music’s gonna play, and artists gonna build amazing sculptures of sand on sand. The fun begins at noon Friday, April 26, and ends at 6 p.m. Sunday, April 28.


Corpus Christi Photographer to Use Guggenheim Grant on El Paso/Alaska Project

To Jennifer Garza-Cuen, an American photographer who spent fifteen years living and traveling abroad, the idea of home is complicated. It’s also a fertile subject. Since her return to the U.S. in 2004, the 47-year-old assistant professor of photography at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi has built a rich oe


Corpus Christi police looking for two armed home invasion suspects

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Corpus Christi Police Department is looking for two armed men who broke into an elderly man's home Wednesday morning and stole his vehicle. According to police, it was around 10:45 a.m. when the two suspects, both armed and wearing masks, broke the front glass door to a h


Men On Texas 10 Most Wanted List Captured After Authorities Get Tips

AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Two convicted felons on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list have been caught in unrelated arrests. The Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday announced the capture of 24-year-old Clifford Milton and 34-year-old Rodrigo Flores.


Del Mar College opens Viking Food Pantry at Harvin Student Center

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Students and faculty at Del Mar College are getting in the helping spirit Thursday with a grand opening of the Viking Food Pantry at Harvin Student Center on Del Mar College East Campus.


4 Sentenced For Using Helicopter For $12,000 Hunt In Texas; ‘Would Make Sportsmen And Outdoor Enthusiasts Furious’

LAREDO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Four men have been sentenced to one year of probation and fined for a $12,000 sporting hunt in South Texas where a helicopter was used to kill exotic animals.


Texas' prison heat bill a 'cop out' because it no longer forces units to lower temps, advocates say

AUSTIN — A bill that would have tackled high temperatures at state jails and prisons has been gutted and replaced with a cost study, a move inmate advocates called "a cop-out."


Texas baby born without skin in critical condition

San Antonio – Doctors are working toward a diagnosis and care plan for a baby boy who has spent the first three months of his life in hospitals after he was born without skin.


Corpus Christi priest apologizes for Facebook rant about Nueces County Judge Barbara Canales

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A priest with the Diocese of Corpus Christi has apologized on Tuesday for bashing Nueces County Judge Barbara Canales after her agreement to be the grand marshal for the 2019 pride parade.


J.A. Garcia Elementary celebrates student before he undergoes heart surgery

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — As part of Kiii-TV's continued tradition of supporting Driscoll Children's Hospital, the Miracle Month of May will soon be here and we will be featuring some incredible stories of children who are beating the odds.


Verify: Man seen carrying gun near Gloria Hicks Elementary was within his rights

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — It was a sight that sparked safety concerns for parents and caused an elementary school to go on lockdown Tuesday afternoon – an armed man walking adjacent to the campus.


Humane Society of North Texas Hosts Free Adoption Event for All Pets Friday

Looking to add a new cat, dog, donkey or parakeet to your family? The Humane Society of North Texas is hosting a free adoption event Friday for all of their animals. The Humane Society said the event will be held Friday at all locations except for Keller Regional, along Rufe Snow, because that locat


Strong storms leave some damage behind in Central Texas

(KWTX) Late-night thunderstorms packing powerful winds and heavy rain snapped tree limbs, downed trees, knocked down a local college’s digital billboard and left a Central Texas couple with a story to tell.