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Lockdown at Spring ISD school lifted after suspicious item found

A lockdown at a northwest Harris County school on Tuesday that was prompted by the discovery of a suspicious item was lifted. Officials at the Spring Independent School District said the item was found across the street from Thompson Elementary School, near Walters Road and Wellington Parkway. A t

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-03-20 20:15:00

Pregnant Katy woman arrested, accused of selling fake insurance

A pregnant Katy woman, arrested March 15, faces felony charges of selling fake car insurance. According to court documents, Jennifer Marie Velasquez, aka Jennifer Gamez, is being charged with possession of a fictitious or counterfeit insurance certificate, aggregate theft and having an unauthorized

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-03-21 12:57:00

HPD: Son beats father to death with baseball bat in SW Houston; suspect still at large

HOUSTON - Houston police are searching for a man accused of beating his father to death with a baseball bat early Tuesday at a home near the Bellaire area, according to investigators. Police responded to the 6700 block of Sylmar Street near McAvoy Drive around 12:30 a.m. Investigators said the suspe

CW39.COM - 2018-03-20 12:48:14

LIVE: Authorities discuss suspicious package investigated at Austin FedEx facility

AUSTIN, Texas - A suspicious package is being investigated Tuesday after a FedEx facility in the Austin area, authorities said. A hazardous materials team was sent to the facility on McKinney Falls Road on the city's southeast side, according to a tweet by the Austin Police Department. The investi

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-03-20 15:51:58

Three men arrested for kidnapping, robbing man at gunpoint

COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) - College Station police have arrested three men in connection to a kidnapping that happened Sunday morning. Daymian Shakil Fuller, Quenderrius Jodeun Xavier Jackson and Kelijah Antonio Jones are all facing charges for aggravated robbery, aggravated kidnapping and bodi

KBTX.COM - 2018-03-21 16:39:00

3 arrested in College Station kidnapping, robbery

Quenderrius Jackson, Kelijah Jones, Daymian Fuller COLLEGE STATION, TX - College Station police report the arrest of three men in connection with a Sunday morning kidnapping and robbery incident. Seventeen-year-old Quenderrius Jackson, 17-year-old Kelijah Jones and 18-year-old Daymian Fuller, all of

CENTEXPROUD.COM - 2018-03-21 18:54:46

Lone Superintendent Finalist Named By Conroe ISD Board of Trustees

CONROE, TEXAS (March 20, 2018) - At their meeting Tuesday night, the Conroe ISD Board of Trustees named Dr. Curtis Null as the lone finalist in the superintendent search. Upon being named and in addressing the Board, Dr. Null stated, "First of all, I just want to say thank you to each of you. This i

FATCATWEBPRODUCTIONS.COM - 2018-03-21 13:31:00

Newest nor'easter: 5,400+ cancellations (and counting)

Last update: 1:50 p.m. ET. Next update: By 6 p.m. ET. Wednesday will likely go down as one of the worst air travel days of the year for 2018. More than 4,300 flights were canceled across the mid-Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday as of 1:50 p.m. ET, according to flight-tracking service FlightAware

KHOU - 2018-03-21 05:43:00

Houston man asks police what they're investigating, then police find 507 bags of heroin in his car

A Houston man who stopped to ask police what they were investigating at a scene was arrested by Delaware State Police. Troopers said they found marijuana, heroin and weapons in 25-year-old Carlos Feliciano-Concepcion's vehicle that he abandoned during a police chase. At 11:20 a.m. March 9, Delaware


He's No. 1: Garth Brooks' final concert at Houston rodeo scores attendance record

HOUSTON - Country music superstar Garth Brooks proved Sunday night he has a ton of friends in all kinds of Houston places. Rodeo Houston tweeted out that Brooks closed out the rodeo on top with a new attendance record: 75,577 people. Fans got a treat when Brooks' wife - Trisha Yearwood - also took


Life Time to hire 350 at new athletic facility in Cypress

Life Time Fitness will hire 350 employees for its newest athletic club under construction in Cypress. The Minnesota-based luxury fitness company will have several hiring events in March and April to fill positions for its gym, pool, spa, cafe, child care, member services and facility operations for

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-03-20 17:15:00

Accused drug dealer back in court

BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) - A former Blinn College student who was evicted from her College Station apartment after police found large amounts of drugs was back in court today. You may remember the mugshot of Sarah Furay making the news after she was taken into custody. Her smiling photo got worldwide med

KBTX.COM - 2018-03-20 00:30:00

Truck catches fire on highway 6 after lightning strike

BRAZOS COUNTY, Tex. (KBTX) - An 18-wheeler caught fire Sunday night after being struck by lightning. The truck was traveling south on Highway 6 toward Navasota. The incident backed up traffic as crews worked to put the fire out Officials on scene said the truck was carrying a foam material, which


Fort Bend County calendar of events

Childproof America Parent Education ChildproofAmerica.org is organizing a Parent Education Community Meeting from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, March 22, at Parkway Fellowship, 27043 FM 1093 in Richmond. Presenters include Kelly Litvak, Constable Wayne Thompson, Fulshear Police Chief Kenny Seymour and Jennifer


HPD arrested 30 on felony DWI charges in February

HPD arrested 30 on felony DWI charges in February 1 / 39 Back to Gallery During the month of February, Houston police arrested 30 drivers on felony alcohol charges. Some were charged with driving while intoxicated with a child in the vehicle and many were charged with their third DWI. Driving while


Hail, tornadoes in the forecast for parts of SE Texas

Large hail and isolated tornadoes could hit parts of southeast Texas this weekend, according to a warning issued by the National Weather Service. A thunderstorm advisory will be in effect between 9 p.m. Saturday and 2 a.m. Sunday. Strong storms that could include large hail and isolated tornadoes ar


Man walking on METRORail tracks dies after being hit by train

HOUSTON - A man who was walking on METRORail tracks Friday in downtown Houston died after he was hit by a train. The crash was reported about 6 a.m. at Hadley and Main streets. METRO police said the man was walking on the tracks and then turned into the path of a southbound train. The man was tak


Texas teacher calls himself a 'monster,' arrested for alleged relationship with student

A former Texas teacher and coach has been arrested and charged with having an alleged relationship with a student. Jacob Vincent Badgett, 25, of Longview, in northeast Texas, was charged with improper relationship between educator and student at Spring Hill ISD, the Longview News-Journal reported. B


HPD: Suspect in custody after stealing police car, leading officers on chase in NE Houston

HOUSTON - A man was arrested in northeast Houston after he stole a police car and lead officers on a chase Friday evening. We're told the man was arrested on Liberty Road at Wayside Drive. Details are very limited at this time. It is unclear why the man took the police unit. No injuries have been re


Nauert's meteoric rise takes State Department by surprise

WASHINGTON (AP) - When the ax fell on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, his spokeswoman was half a world away, a distance he and his inner circle preferred and enforced. Now, it's Tillerson who's on his way out after his unceremonious firing by President Donald Trump, and Heather Nauert whose star i