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Body of missing 11-year-old Galveston swimmer found

KPRCCrews assemble on a beach in Galveston, Texas, on Oct. 14, 2018, as they search for two missing boys.

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-10-17 15:12:41

El Campo will try to pick up second District win against undefeated Sealy

The Tigers on the offensive side of the ball will try and stretch the Ricebird defense out with their spread offense. The Tigers who had their bye last week, have the District’s second-leading passer in Garret Zaskoda and second-leading rusher in Ivan Bolden. With a solid attack from the ground and

EL CAMPO LEADER-NEWS - 2018-10-17 03:00:00

Last game big meaning for El Campo volleyball

The El Campo Ladybirds have clinched a playoff spot, but before they head to the postseason, one more District game awaits this Friday.

EL CAMPO LEADER-NEWS - 2018-10-17 03:00:00

Flooding Around Texas Prompts Disaster Declaration, Former San Antonio Mayor Presidential Run ‘Likely’, And More | Houston Public Media

The declaration lifts state restrictions and regulations on any state response to the emergency. In his proclamation, Abbott noted that severe weather and prolonged flooding that began Oct. 7, “has caused widespread and severe property damage and threatens loss of life.”

HOUSTONPUBLICMEDIA.ORG - 2018-10-17 09:01:46

First lady Melania Trump's plane makes emergency landing

"Minor mechanical issue. Everything is fine and everyone is safe," Stephanie Grisham, the first lady's Communications Director, said in a statement.

ABC13 HOUSTON - 2018-10-17 13:42:43

Blotter: Vehicles, tires damaged

VICTORIA – A 27-year-old Victoria woman by officers Oct. 14 on suspicion of assault causing bodily injury to a family member, obstruction or retaliation, interference with emergency request for assistance and theft of property less than $2,500 with two or more previous convictions.VICTORIA – A 27-ye

VICTORIA ADVOCATE - 2018-10-17 01:00:00

Ross Dress For Less shoplifter caught with over $2,000 worth of merchandise, police say

According to the Houston Police Department, the woman, 57, entered the discount store around 9 p.m. Monday and began shopping.

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-10-16 12:10:51

Two tie for first-place in week six

Charles Washington and Diane “I always mail mine in” Cerny, both of El Campo, finished tied for first-place. After going to the first tie-breaker, Washington’s guess of a total score of 69 points between Oregon and Washingon made him week six’s winner. The final score of 57 points between Oregon and

EL CAMPO LEADER-NEWS - 2018-10-17 03:00:00

Stranger danger: Katy ISD student approached by man in white SUV

KATY, Texas – A Katy ISD student is frightened after she was approached by a suspicious man Monday during her walk home from school.Around 3:50 p.m. a Mayde Creek High School student was walking on Groeschke Road near Barkers Woos Lane when a Hispanic man driving a white SUV attempted to speak to he

KHOU - 2018-10-16 04:09:59

President Donald Trump to hold rally at NRG Arena Oct. 22

Getty ImagesU.S. President Donald J. Trump speaks to the media as he departs the White House on September 29, 2018 in Washington, DC. Trump is heading to West Virginia where he is holding a political rally.


Darian Ward, mayor's ex-press secretary, faces new charge, complaint says

KPRC2The mugshot of Darian Ward, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner's former press secretary, was released on July 23, 2018.


Man arrested, charged after trying to kidnap girl in front of Houston library

Oscar Santay, 30, has been charged with attempted kidnapping and terroristic threat. The 13-year-old victim told police she was outside the Walter Neighborhood Library around 8 a.m. on Monday, October 8, 2018 when she saw the suspect.


HPD: Man arrested, accused of killing woman during heated argument in South Park

Police responded to the 5800 block of Southtown Steet about 2:30 p.m. after reports of a shooting. When officers arrived, they found an 18-year-old woman suffering from at least one gunshot wound. She was taken to Ben Taub hospital, where she was later pronounced dead.


HPD: Suspect tries to carjack TV news crew, steals prisoner transport

As for injuries, I’m told the photojournalist from@KPRC2went to the hospital, one of the officers was also pretty badly scraped up from fighting with the suspect and being drug a bit by the cop car when the guy was carjacking them#khou11#htownrush


Officials, Formosa continue to work on traffic congestion

POINT COMFORT – While work on the causeway has tapered off, there is still a steady stream of men and women heading into work or going home.The point in between is Point Comfort and moving on down the highway isn’t always easy.The Point Comfort City Council has been working to address the issue but

PORTLAVACAWAVE.COM - 2018-10-16 16:04:00

Law enforcement identify Edna man who died during plane crash

The identity of a person killed when a crop duster crashed into an antenna tower was released Sunday afternoon.Wesley Jerome Fojtik, 41, from Edna, died in that wreck east of Placedo on Friday evening, said Sgt. Ruben San Miguel, spokesman for the Department of Public Safety.


Avalon Place Wharton Announces New Ownership

Trinity Healthcare, LLC (“Trinity Healthcare”) is pleased to announce that an affiliate has acquired Avalon Place Wharton effective Sept. 1, 2018. Trinity Healthcare is a Fort Worth, Texas-based company specializing in the operation and management of skilled nursing facilities in the Texas market.


Man charged with murder after teen girl shot to death in South Park

Police said the girl, identified as Tayla Auzenne, was taken to Ben Taub Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.


EC firefighters put on safety demonstrations

Around 1,500 El Campo children learned what to do in the event of a fire thanks to the El Campo Volunteer Fire Department this week.This year National Fire Prevention Week began Sunday, Oct. 7 and ends today.


2-year-old girl fatally mauled by family dog near Houston

At the home, located about 30 miles south of Houston, deputies found the girl had been attacked by the dog while the two were playing in the yard.