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6 Killed in Texas Hill Country Plane Crash: Texas DPS

A man who regularly volunteered to fly sick people in remote parts of the country to hospitals in Houston and Dallas was at the controls of a twin-engine airplane that crashed Monday in the Hill Country of Central Texas, killing all six aboard.


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


Pearsall remembers high school student killed in crash

SAN ANTONIO — It was an emotional Wednesday night in Pearsall, where a nearly-three-hour-long vigil was held to honor a high school senior killed in a car crash that very morning.


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


One dead in fatal crash along Highway 85 in Frio County

FRIO COUNTY, Texas — One person is dead in a fatal crash overnight Wednesday in Frio County. According to the Frio County Sheriff's Office, the incident occurred along Highway 85 West between Dilley and Big Wells. DPS is assisting the sheriff's office in their investigation.


$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.


Insights from Spring Break at the South Texas Detention Center

Most immigrants at the South Texas Detention Center (STDC) in Pearsall, Texas will bide their time, in limbo, for months: they will don prison uniforms, they will go outside and see the light of day only once a week if they are lucky (the detention center is windowless), and they will scour the law


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


North Texas Couple Gets 7 Years In Prison For Forced Labor Of Child

SOUTHLAKE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Mohamed Toure, 58, and Denise Cros-Toure, 58, of Southlake, Texas, were sentenced by a U.S. District judge to seven years in prison each and ordered to pay more than $288,000 in restitution.


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.


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.


Several lanes closed on Gulf Freeway near Texas City after multi-vehicle crash

TEXAS CITY, Texas — Four lanes are closed on the Gulf Freeway near Hughes Road after a mutli-vehicle crash. The Texas City Police Department said about four to five cars are involved.


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.


Early voting begins for May elections in Texas

SMITH COUNTY, Texas (KETK) - Early voting started Monday for people across the state of Texas. Voters are selecting candidates for cities and school districts. Because the May elections only include local seats, turnout is relatively low compared to general elections, where voters choose statewide a


Friend talks about pilot of plane that crashed in Kerrville

HOUSTON - Six people died Monday in a plane crash on a private ranch in Kerrville, according to officials. The plane departed from the West Houston Airport and crashed just before 9 a.m. while preparing to land at Kerrville Municipal Airport, which is about 6 miles away from the crash scene.


Softball: Freshman pitcher stakes Natalia to share of District 30-3A title

Abigayle Woodson, Natalia: freshman, pitcher — Went 2-0 in the circle, striking out 22 and allowing two runs and five hits in wins over Lytle and Jourdanton. The triumph over Jourdanton allowed the Mustangs to share the District 30-3A championship.


What's in store for Charlotte weather this week?

Charlotte will see a return of last week's warm temperatures over the next few days, according to drone-powered weather forecasting service Saildrone. Temperatures will reach a high of 83 degrees on Tuesday.


Renting in Charlotte: What will $900 get you?

Curious just how far your dollar goes in Charlotte?. We've rounded up the latest rental offerings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to scoring a place in Charlotte with a budget of $900/month.


Navarro track and field teams find success in area meet

DEVINE — The Navarro track and field teams advanced several athletes to regionals after placing in the area meet earlier this week on Wednesday and Thursday at Devine High School.