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Wylie piano teacher sentenced to 25 years after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting 2 students

A former Wylie piano teacher was sentenced to 25 years in prison for sexually assaulting two of his students, both under age 17. Broderick "Rodgin" Arpon pleaded guilty in district court in Collin County on his 46th birthday last week. He was convicted on one count of aggravated sexual assault of

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-17 00:32:33

What Toyota looked for in the 100,000 applications it got for 1,000 jobs in Plano

Last year was a big one for Toyota: The Japanese auto giant moved its North American headquarters from Southern California -- where they had been since Toyota started importing cars to the U.S. in the middle of last century -- to Plano. The company also announced plans upgrade its biggest factory,

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-17 11:00:00

Southern Dallas mourns the loss of a local business icon

The South Dallas community is mourning the loss of a local business icon. Jasper Baccus, who founded Baccus Cleaners, died this week. His friends, family, and clients said Baccus brought jobs and services to the southern Dallas area for decades. It was anything but business as usual at the Baccus Cl

WFAA - 2018-01-17 00:17:11

2 arrested after party complaint

A Wylie Independent School District teacher and her 17-year-old son were arrested last week on charges stemming from a New Year's Eve party during which alcoholic beverages were served to minors. Charged with furnishing alcohol to a minor was Kristi Crawford, and a charge of sexual assault of a chil

WYLIENEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Shooting at Garland Home Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Injured

Garland police found two people shot at a home early Monday, one of whom later died at the hospital, police say. Police found a 22-year-old and a 15-year-old shot in the front of the house in the 1600 block of Mosswood Court about 3:30 a.m., police say. The 22-year-old died shortly after arriving at


Schools make changes for the freezing cold

WYLIE, Texas - Some schools are delaying classes or making changes because freezing temperatures. Cedar Hill, Athens, Canton, Corsican and Wills Point are starting two hours late on Wednesday. Eustace is closed. For a complete list, see fox4news.com/closings. Cedar Hill is not blaming only the cold

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 15:27:00

Fiery semi crash closes I-30 in Rowlett

A fiery crash involving two semi trucks closed I-30 in Rowlett Monday morning. The crash happened in the westbound lanes over Lake Ray Hubbard. Only the left lane is getting by. It's unclear whether there are injuries. Drivers should find alternate routes, like Texas Highway 66. A fiery crash invol


Arrest Made in Fatal Double Shooting in Garland; Search Continues for Second Suspect

Garland, TX (WBAP/KLIF) - Garland Police have arrested one murder suspect and continue to search for another in connection with an violent altercation outside a vacant house earlier this month. 46-year old Nathaniel Woodridge is charged in the shooting death of 26-year old Michael Love. The death of

WBAP.COM - 2018-01-17 08:09:59

Hartman Bridge closed; Goose Creek, Barbers Hill schools & more closed for Wednesday

The Fred Hartman Bridge is closed. From Baytown Lt. Steve Dorris: "The Baytown Police Department and the City of Baytown would like for our citizens and the community to be aware that the Hartman Bridge is CLOSED due to ice on the bridge. The moving traffic seen on the Hartman Bridge is simply law e

BAYTOWN SUN - 2018-01-17 02:39:00

Baytown warehouse fire still under investigation

The owner of a warehouse that caught fire says there is no danger to the public. According to Bernard Olive, Baytown assistant Fire Chief and Fire Marshal, the call came in about a fire at 5623 Barkaloo Road early Sunday morning. The owner of a warehouse that caught fire says there is no danger to

BAYTOWN SUN - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Houston Begins To Thaw From Icepocalypse

HOUSTON, TX - The arctic front that rolled into southeast Texas early Tuesday morning is expected to bring another night of freezing temperatures before it moves out completely Thursday. Temperatures are expected to rise above freezing for the first time since midnight Tuesday, and bring a thaw to t

PATCH - 2018-01-17 13:52:24

Chick-fil-A to open in Nassau Bay

Houston's first new Chick-fil-A of 2018 will open at 1900 Nasa Parkway next Thursday, Jan. 25, with the chain's signature "First 100" campout scheduled for 6 a.m. the day before. Local franchise owner Ummara Sajid invites area residents to camp out in the parking lot of the Nassau Bay location 24 ho

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-17 16:31:00

School closings, delays in Houston area because of winter weather

HOUSTON - A mix of wintry precipitation Tuesday prompted some schools in the Houston area to delay or cancel classes. Here's a list of the latest delays and closings that have been reported to KPRC 2. If you have any questions about the status of your school, we recommend you contact officials in

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-01-16 04:43:34

A leader at city hall, drug store

In local history, he was a man for all seasons - a politician and pharmacist, beloved by his constituents and customers alike. As Baytown's 70th anniversary approaches Jan. 24, this is a good time to remember leaders like as Eddie Cleveland of Pelly City Hall and Leggett's Drug Store. Having served

BAYTOWN SUN - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

HISD Will Stay Closed on Wednesday

HISD says it wants another day before it takes to the roads. HISD has just released a statement that all schools and its offices will be closed Wednesday. Describing it as "a precautionary measure because of inclement weather and the related potential for dangerous road conditions," a press release

HOUSTON PRESS - 2018-01-16 22:58:00

Parker School Uniforms files for bankruptcy

Parker School Uniforms, an 87-year-old Houston company that closed unexpectedly during the first week of 2018, has filed for bankruptcy. Employees still haven't received paychecks originally scheduled to be deposited on Jan. 4. According to an email the company sent employees, those "payroll obligat

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-17 15:46:00

Welcome Warm Up Begins - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

This is the coldest morning in at least a couple of years for may Texoma towns with current temperatures in the single digits. The good news this morning is there is no wind. Relatively speaking this afternoon won't be too bad with light winds, sunshine and highs in the upper 30s. We'll see a gradua

NEWSCHANNEL6NOW.COM - 2018-01-16 22:35:05

Pair in fiery car crash receive minor injuries

Bowie Rural Fire Department and city firefighters responded to this one-vehicle crash on U.S. 287, five miles north of Bowie on U.S. 287. Department of Public Safety officials said Stephen Wolf was driving to Wichita Falls when he appears to have had a "medical issue" that led him to run off the roa

BOWIENEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-17 12:23:28

Man behind bars for alleged sexual assault of a child

BURKBURNETT - A 47-year-old Burkburnett man is jailed for the alleged sexual assault of a young girl about three-years ago. Russell Alan Klimek has a bond of $50,000 on the aggravated sexual assault of a child charge. According to the arrest affidavit, Wichita Falls Police learned of the possible as

TEXOMASHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-01-17 00:08:54

Kody Lott to not face trial in Wichita Falls

WICHITA FALLS - The man accused of shooting and killing Lauren Landavazo will not face trial in Wichita Falls and could be in court right at two years after her death. In Sept. 2016, Wichita Falls Police say Kody Lott admitted to killing Landavazo and shooting Makayla Smith while they were walking h

TEXOMASHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-01-17 00:03:23