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For the second time, U.S. Supreme Court reverses death sentence decision for Texas inmate Bobby Moore
The U.S. Supreme Court again struck down a Texas Court of Criminal Appeals decision that declared a death row inmate did not have an intellectual disability. The high court ruled on Tuesday that Bobby Moore has shown he is intellectually disabled and, for the second time in the case, knocked down an
More than $12M worth of meth seized in Texas, CBP says
A meth haul with an estimated value of more than $12 million was uncovered in Texas over the weekend, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials announced Tuesday. The agency’s Office of Field Operations (OFO), stationed at the Pharr International Bridge, carried out the drug seizure on Saturday,
Volunteers are needed at Old Tunnel State Park
Old Tunnel State Park is looking for volunteers. The park, located between Comfort and Fredericksburg, is home to about three million Mexican free-tailed bats that migrate to Texas for the summer.
2 Texas men sentenced for trafficking enough fentanyl to kill 'millions'
SHREVEPORT, La. — Two Texas men were sentenced to 63 months in prison Tuesday for trafficking more than 10 kilograms of fentanyl through Louisiana, enough to kill “millions” of people, according to authorities.
Fredericksburg, TX: Texas at Heart with German Soul
Tucked away in the heart of Texas and off of Wine Road 290 is a hidden gem that exudes the rich German culture and all that it embodies. Founded in the mid-1800s by German settlers, Fredericksburg, Texas is a small town with a big personality. Add in wineries, shopping, craft breweries, and beautifu
Johnson City man charged in theft of Burnet County rams
An investigation by a Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association’s special ranger led to the Feb. 12 arrest of Cody Rahe White, 36, of Johnson City in the theft of four rams from a Burnet County ranch last fall.
‘Burg for Bach 5K Run’ to be held March 23
The “Burg for Bach 5K Run” will be held on Saturday, March 23, in Fredericksburg to raise funds for the Hill Country Youth Orchestras, and registration is open now for participants.
Body of missing Texas boyfriend found, but girlfriend's whereabouts a mystery
Weltzin Garcia and Alfonso Hernandez had a problematic relationship, but remained linked to each other through their two young children. A few weeks ago, police issued a warrant for Hernandez’s arrest for domestic violence, according to Texas media outlets. But days after the warrant was issued both
Police arrest husband of Central Texas shooting victim
WACO, Texas (KWTX) Police Tuesday arrested the husband of a Waco woman who was found dead in her home on Feb. 3 of multiple gunshot wounds. Quest Jones, 28, of Waco, is charged in the shooting death of Sherrell Carter, 26.
Winter Weather Advisory For Parts Of North Texas; Sleet Possible In Some Parts
NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – The National Weather Service says a storm system could produce snow and ice in Texas and Oklahoma. A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for most of Tuesday through Wednesday morning for parts of western Texas, much of Oklahoma and into northwestern Arkansas.
Popularity of CBD oil growing in Central Texas
CENTRAL TEXAS (KWTX) After operating for three months the CenTex CBD store is going strong. CBD or Cannabidiol oil is a non-intoxicating substance which is extracted from the cannabis plant.
Opening night gala Friday for ‘Monty Python’s Spamalot’
FREDERICKSBURG — A celebratory opening night gala is set for 6:30 p.m. Friday in the lobby of the Steve W. Shepherd Theater, followed by a performance of the Fredericksburg Theater Company’s winter musical “Monty Python’s Spamalot.” This production will have nine performances, running through March
Texas dad spins gun with finger at daughter’s birthday, accidentally shoots self in stomach
A Texas father shot accidentally shot himself in the stomach Saturday during his daughter’s 16th birthday and was rushed to the hospital, reports said. The Houston man’s condition is unknown, but the shooting occurred while he was spinning the gun with his finger, Click2Houston.com reported.
Teen escapes from Texas immigrant shelter
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (KWTX) Authorities are searching for a teenager who escaped from an immigrant children’s shelter in Brownsville. Two teenagers managed to flee from the Casa Padre Southwest Key facility, but one of the two was later captured and was in the custody of Brownsville police.
Just how big is Collin County's boom? Curious Texas investigates
It seems that every time you blink, a new development is popping up in Collin County. The cities north of Dallas are booming, with companies and new residents moving in droves to Plano, Frisco, McKinney, Allen and elsewhere.
North Texas Law Enforcement Face Challenges In Catching Credit Card Skimmers
NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – With new technology comes new challenges. Monday night the CBS 11 I-Team showed how gas pumps skimmers are on the rise as the technology becomes more advanced.
Proposed bill would allow beer-to-go at licensed breweries across Texas
In a major move, the Beer Alliance of Texas and Texas Craft Brewers Guild have come to an agreement on two bipartisan companion bills that would allow beer-to-go at licensed breweries across Texas.
Detained Mexican migrant dies in Texas hospital
MCALLEN, Texas — A Mexican man detained by Border Patrol for illegal re-entry died Monday at a hospital in Texas. The 45-year-old man, who was not immediately identified, was initially apprehended Feb. 2 by police in the Texas border community of Roma and requested medical attention, U.S. Customs an
New Texas State police chief: "We want to be more transparent"
SAN MARCOS, Texas (KXAN) — It’s been a tough week for Texas State University. Earlier in the week, there was a report of an armed robbery on campus at the university. No one was hurt, however, and police are still looking for the suspect.
Ramps From Interstate 30 to Texas 360 Closed Due to Jackknifed Big-Rigs
The eastbound and westbound ramps from Interstate 30 to Texas 360 in Arlington are closed due to two jackknifed tractor-trailers, police say. "Commercial Vehicle Enforcement inspectors are on scene investigating what happened and trying to get the ramps back open," police said in a tweet at about 1: