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2 die after Cedar Creek native loses control of SUV
Uriel Torres, a 20-year-old Cedar Creek native, and 22-year-old Jacksonville native, Jose Arredondo died after Uriel lost control of the vehicle they were in and rolled over at around 6 a.m. Sunday on Farm to Market 235.According to DPS, Torres was heading west at an unsafe speed in an SUV with Arre
2 killed in fatal Cherokee County crash
The preliminary crash investigation shows Uriel Torres, 20, of Cedar Creek was driving a 2001 GMC Yukon and traveling west on Farm-to-Market Road 235 at an unsafe speed when he approached a curve, according to a DPS news release.
Athens man wanted in hit and run death
“Investigators received information that led to them contacting a witness to the collision,” according to KLTV. It “led investigators to Athens … where they located the suspect vehicle. Further investigation led to probable cause to secure an arrest warrant for Josue Alejandro Prado Ramirez, 21.”
Police shaming, prosecuting illegal dumpers
Starting with “shame on you,” it ends with, “You will be prosecuted. There are a few we are looking for now.”
Suspect swings himself to charge
He was initially charged with public intoxication. Later, when Winters was being booked, officers said they found drugs.
Shoplifter leads police in 5-agency pursuit
At 5 p.m. Thursday, PPD Cpl. Jason Lewis was dispatched to Wal-Mart, on the 2000 block of South Loop 256, on a shoplifting complaint.
REL High School Name Change on the Agenda for Board Meeting Tonight
Bible Verse 06.18.18“Sing to God, sing in praise of his name, extol him who rides on the clouds; rejoice before him — his name is the Lord.” (Psalm 68:4)
Missing child killed in hit-and-run, warrant issued for suspect
Police say he's around 5'3, slender build, wearing a black t-shirt and red parachute pants with black sandals.
Two men die in New Summerfield area car wreck
The driver, identified as Uriel Torres, 20 of Cedar Creek and the passenger, Jose Arrendondo, 22, of Jacksonville were pronounced dead at the scene.
UPDATE: 11-year-old identified as victim in fatal auto-pedestrian wreck; arrest warrant issued for suspect in case
After contacting a witness to the collision, investigators found the suspect vehicle in Athens and found probable cause to secure an arrest warrant for Josue Alejandro Prado Ramirez, 21, of Athens.
4 arrested after gunfire at Tyler apartment complex
Alvin Dewayne Dunn Jr., 20, Kenyotta Daquis Henderson, 21, Alexa Nicole Gilmore, 18 and Jazmine Victoria Johnson, 18, were arrested for aggravated assault after shots were fired after 1 a.m. at Stone Creek Apartments in Tyler.
Help wanted: Municipal Judge
Prior to the charter election, prospective judges needed to live in Palestine. Now, they can reside anywhere in Anderson County.
Motorcycle rider charged with murder of passenger and other crimes after fatal crash in Smith County
A Murchison man has been charged with murder after a motorcycle crash caused the death of a passenger.Sean Eammon Waite, was charged with evading arrest, theft of property, driving while intoxicated and murder. He was also wanted out of Denton County on two outstanding warrants for credit card or de
Veteran firefighter, current city employee appointed as Palestine's emergency management coordinator
A veteran firefighter and current risk manager and safety coordinator for the city of Palestine has been appointed as the city's emergency management coordinator.Michael Phillips served the city for 23 years in the Palestine Fire Department as a firefighter and as a battalion chief, according to a c
Judge revokes teen's bond | Texarkana Today
AdvertisementA 19-year-old from Palestine, Texas, who is accused in the January 2017 attempted capital murder and robbery of a Texarkana, Ark., convenience store clerk is back in custody.Chavel Terrell Jemison appeared Tuesday morning before Circuit Judge Carlton Jones to address a motion filed by D
Walmart, first-responders promote health and wellness
Anna Kidd, 12, poses with Smokey the Bear and Sparky the Firedog during Walmart's health, wellness and safety day Friday.
Mothers fight to keep the name "Robert E. Lee" at Tyler high school
TYLER, Texas (KETK) - People in Tyler are amping up their efforts to keep the name "Robert E. Lee" attached to the high school. This includes parents, students, and former students.
Robbery suspect's bond revoked after assault accusation
A young man from Palestine, Texas, accused of attempted capital murder in Miller County, Ark., was taken into custody Tuesday for allegedly committing a violent crime while free on bond.
Baby Found Alive Inside a Dumpster in Hurst
Police found the baby, who appeared to be in good health, in the dumpster.
Cowboys' Irving Suspended 4 Games For Substance Abuse
He attended Cowboys mini-camp, and spoke to the media for the first time this off-season Thursday, saying about his time missed, “The real reason is none of the public’s business right now.”