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6 people killed in small plane crash in Kerrville, Texas
Authorities confirmed that six people died in a small plane crash in Kerrville, Texas, according to KWTX-TV in Waco. The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed the plane crashed on Monday morning, during an attempted landing shortly before 9 a.m.
Authorities investigating after 4 bodies found in Fort Worth home
Four bodies were found in a home near an elementary school in North Fort Worth on Monday, police said. Officers were called at 12:02 p.m. to a home in the 2000 block of Speckle Drive, near Sunset Valley Elementary School off of Horseman Road.
Police: Jacksboro man damaged 12 homes and businesses
JACKSBORO, TX (TNN) - Police in Jacksboro say a man has been arrested after one dozen homes and businesses were found damaged across the city. Jacksboro Police Chief Scott Haynes tells News Channel 6 that most of the damage was done to local businesses, though a few residences were also damaged.
As Execution Nears, Texas Town Reflects On Infamous Dragging Death
JASPER, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A technology company was almost ready to bring up to 300 new jobs to Jasper, Texas, but in the final stages of recent negotiations, a potential deal-breaker emerged: the community’s history as the place where three white men dragged a black man behind a pickup, killin
Area Meet set Monday in Jacksboro
11 a.m. – Varsity boys long jump and shot put; varsity girls pole vault and discus. 12:30 p.m. – varsity boys high jump and discus; varsity girls triple jump and continuation of pole vault.
What's the state of bees in Texas?
AUSTIN (KXAN) — The number of pollinators — bees, flies, and butterflies — continues to decline in America. So much so, that members of the Texas legislature filed bills to get the state in on their protection.
Solitary confinement worsens mental illness. A Texas prison program meant to help can feel just as isolating.
TENNESSEE COLONY — For nearly two years, Geremy Sledge sat alone in his Texas prison cell about 23 hours a day. He was placed in solitary confinement — called administrative segregation by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice — after he stabbed another inmate he says stole from him in 2015.
Four Family Members Found Dead in North Fort Worth Home
Four members of the same family were found dead Monday in a home in North Fort Worth, police said. It happened in the 2000 block of Speckle Drive. Police said officers were not looking for any suspects and it was an isolated case.
Two Texas men die in head-on crash
LOVING, N.M. (AP) Authorities say two Texas men were killed when their vehicles collided head-on in southeastern New Mexico. The New Mexico State Police says a vehicle driven by R.A. Steve Stephens, 19, of Trinity on Friday crossed the center line of State Road 128 near Loving and collided with a pi
$2 million winning Powerball ticket sold in Texas about to expire
AUSTIN, Texas (KTRK) -- The person who bought a Powerball ticket worth $2 million is about to see their good luck run out. A Quick Pick ticket matching five of the six numbers drawn for the Oct. 27, 2018 drawing was purchased at Valero Corner Store located at 603 Harvey Road, in College Station, but
Weekend crash leaves one Texas A&M student dead, another injured
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (KWTX) A weekend accident in College Station left a Texas A&M senior dead and a second student injured. Nathan Matos, 22, of New Jersey, died in the two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon.
Man shot dead by Watauga police, woman found dead inside home
A man was shot dead by officers in Watauga on Monday and another woman was found dead inside the home. Police said they fired at the man after he pointed a shotgun at the responding officers. When police searched the rest of the home, they found the woman’s body inside.
Twin brothers driving separate vehicles charged with DWI after crash that injured Texas deputies
Twin brothers driving separate vehicles were both charged with driving while intoxicated over the weekend after two deputies were injured in a crash on a Houston freeway. The Harris County Precinct 8 Constable’s Office said in a Facebook post that officers were initially investigating a "major accid
Texas killer dies, questions still remain about girls' death
NAVASOTA, Texas – A man serving 70 years for a 1978 slaying near Houston who was also under investigation in the unsolved killings of several missing girls has collapsed and died in a Texas prison.
Texas teen seriously hurt after falling from Arkansas bluff
PONCA, Ark. (AP) Authorities say a 15-year-old Texas boy was seriously hurt after falling from a bluff in Arkansas' Ozark Mountains, one week after an Iowa college student fell to her death in the same area.
A Week Later, Still No Leads In Case Of Missing Mesquite Mother
MESQUITE (CBSDFW.COM) – Nearly a week has passed since a North Texas mother was reported missing. And Mesquite police say they are no closer to finding her. The last sign of Prisma Reyes, 26, is surveillance video outside a Dallas apartment complex Wednesday. Her Jeep Wrangler was found abandoned th
Woman walking on railroad tracks injured by train in Chico
The Chico Police Department says a 33-year-old woman suffered serious injuries after she was struck by a train while walking on the tracks. Police say officers were called to the scene of the accident at 2:52 p.m. Sunday in the area of the railroad tracks and West 8th Avenue.
Texas mom missing after failing to pick up son from babysitter
MESQUITE, Texas -- A 26-year-old Texas mom was scheduled to pick up her son from the babysitter on Wednesday night, but she never showed up. Prisma Denisse Peralta Reyes was reported missing to the police after friends and family made several attempts to reach her by phone.
Facing Massive Budget Cuts, DeSoto ISD To Give Employees More Time To Decide On Retirement
DESOTO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – DeSoto ISD is delaying a decision to eliminate up to 277 jobs in order to give employees more time to decide whether they want to retire or resign, according to a district spokeswoman.
Veteran headstone mystery solved in Wise County
RHOME, Texas — When I first met Kathrine Dugan she already had part of this mystery figured out. She and her husband had just bought three acres next door to their home in Rhome in Wise County.