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Tyler County jury sentences Kountze man to 70 years for continuous sexual abuse of child

WOODVILLE, TX (KTRE) - A Tyler County jury sentenced a man to 70 years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for continuous sexual abuse of a young child Thursday morning.


Affidavit: Younger brother told suspect charged with tampering evidence he shot Anthony Wilson

BEAUMONT, Texas — The suspect charged with tampering with evidence in the shooting death of Anthony Wilson is now facing federal charges after his younger brother confessed to fatally shooting 37-year-old Anthony Wilson, according to an affidavit filed with the U.S. Attorney's Office.


Lumberton comes up short at State

GEORGETOWN, Texas — Lumberton's first State Tournament appearance ended with a 5-1 loss against Stephenville, despite playing the Honeybees tough for a half. Stephenville jumped on the board early when a cornerkick passed through the box to the foot of Claire Choate under four minutes into the match


Silsbee man drowns in Lake Sam Rayburn

SAN AUGUSTINE COUNTY, Texas — Friends and family are remembering a Silsbee man who drowned on Lake Sam Rayburn Thursday afternoon. Texas Parks and Wildlife Game Warden Doug Williams told 12News it happened during a storm April 18.


Lumberton ready for tough Stephenville team

The Lumberton Lady Raiders are busy preparing for their first trip to State in program history. Lumberton edged Columbia 2-1, before winning a thriller over Lorena 1-0 in extra time at the Class 4A Region III Tournament.


Woman Sues Texas Water Park For $1M After Son Dies From Brain-Eating Amoeba

WACO (CBSDFW.COM) – The mother of a surfer who died from a “brain-eating amoeba” after visiting a surf park in Texas has filed a $1 million wrongful death lawsuit. New Jersey native Fabrizio Stabile died in September 2018. The man’s mother, Rita Stabile, claims BSR Surf Resort, owners of Parsons Bar


Texas A&M's greatest tradition is over a century old and connects Aggies worldwide by honoring the fallen

Editor's note: this story was originally published on June 29, 2017. College football is known for its tradition, especially with Texas teams. But Texas A&M’s most special tradition has nothing to do with football, or sports for that matter.


Bears Comeback To Beat Lumberton

The Little Cypress-Mauriceville Bears kept their chances for a district title alive Friday at Don Gibbens Field. LC-M rallied to defeat the Lumberton Raiders 4-3 and remain a game out of first place.


Texas cops find 275 pounds of pot next to baby in car seat, women arrested: report

Texas Border Patrol officials said they discovered a baby in a car seat next to 275 pounds of marijuana after they pulled a vehicle over last Friday, a report said. Ashley Renee Resendiz, 22, and Carla Michelle Resendiz, 47, both of Texas, were arrested for possession of marijuana with intent to dis


Lady Bears sit atop 4A state poll as they await Lumberton

The LC-M Lady Bears remain No. 1 in the latest Class 4A Texas Girls Coaches Association state softball poll that was released this week. The Lady Bears (24-2, 9-0), who have not played since Apr. 1, will host Lumberton Friday with a 5:30 p.m. varsity start.


DEVELOPING: Fisherman drowns on Lake Sam Rayburn, stepson survives when boat capsizes

Relatives and friends say Drew Galloway of Silsbee died and his stepson, Drake Arrant, was rescued and is now out of the hospital. The Jasper County Emergency Corps responded to rescue the men who were reportedly trying to cling to the overturned boat at about 6 p.m. Thursday near Rayburn Park in th


Union Pacific 'pauses' construction of new $550 million Texas rail yard

Union Pacific is "pausing" construction of its new $550 million rail yard in Texas. The Omaha, Neb.-based company said it will shift the money it committed this year to the Brazos project to instead make improvements to its 760-mile line running from El Paso to Los Angeles.


Three dozen arrested in Central Texas gang crackdown

KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) Three dozen violent offenders and fugitives were arrested during a large-scale three-day gang crackdown in Killeen and Bell County, police said Friday evening.


What to do this Easter: Here's a list of egg hunts in Southeast Texas, places to eat this holiday weekend

BEAUMONT, Texas — If you’re on the hunt for eggs this weekend, or need to find a place to eat during the holiday weekend, here’s a list. Time: First hunt is at 11 a.m., second hunt starts at 3 p.m.


1 killed, several hurt in church bus crash on Texas highway

WARREN, Texas - A church bus has crashed on a Texas highway, killing one person and injuring several others. The crash happened about 5:30 p.m. Wednesday just outside the town of Warren, Texas, about 80 miles (130 kilometers) northeast of Houston. The Texas Department of Public Safety says in a stat


Texas swimmer sues vitamin maker: 'I want them to know the damage they've done'

AUSTIN (Nexstar) — Madisyn Cox has always been competitive. She's testing that spirit in a new way. Cox, 23, is suing Dallas-based Cooper Clinic, claiming it "produced, distributed, and sold" a multivitamin that turned out to be tainted with Trimetazidine. The drug is known to aid in improving the c


Vidor Man Injured in Motorcycle Crash on SH 87 in Newton County

PRESS RELEASE — At approximately 11:45 a.m., the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) responded to a motor vehicle crash on SH 87 in Newton County. The crash occurred approximately three miles South of RR 255 and involved a motorcycle.


Beaumont pastor wants 'empowerment center' for young people in the south end in light of recent crimes

BEAUMONT, Texas — A Beaumont pastor hopes the city will take action to create a space in the south end of the city for teens to spend time, and to keep them from getting into trouble.


Did you know that Dallas has a canyon? But it’s not what you think. Curious Texas explains

Did you know that Dallas has a canyon? But it’s not what you think. Curious Texas explains. Dallas has its small hills here and there, but the city is flat for the most part. Residents can usually see the Dallas’ skyscrapers miles from downtown if they get on high enough ground.


Affidavit: 15-year-old confessed to shooting local business man

The 15-year-old West Brook High School student accused of fatally shooting the owner of a local landscaping company confessed to police, according to an affidavit filed with the U.S. Attorney's Office.