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Officials identify 6 Houstonians killed in plane crash

KERRVILLE, Texas - Six people died Monday in a crash involving a plane that departed from the West Houston Airport. According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the twin-engine Beechcraft BE58 crashed on a private ranch in Kerrville just before 9 a.m. while preparing to land at Kerrville Munici


Kerrville plane crash: Remembering the victims

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A Houston entrepreneur, an investment banker active in local charities, and the husband of Houston Ballet's artistic director are among the dead in a plane crash in Kerrville.


Sealy teacher awarded Dave Ramsey scholarship

For the second year in a row, Sealy High School Career and Technical Education teacher Melissa Simms has been chosen as the recipient of a scholarship that sponsors Dave Ramsey’s Foundations in Personal Finance curriculum in 250 high schools across the nation.


Lady Tigers advance to area track meet

At the District 25-4A Championships, the Lady Tigers were powered by their top performers and then some to advance a host of participants to the Area Championship which was held this week in Sealy.


$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


2 killed in small plane crash in Texas

KINGSLAND, Texas (AP) — Authorities say two people are dead after a small plane crashed in Texas. The crash happened Sunday afternoon near the air strip at the Shirley Williams Airport in Kingsland, about 50 miles (80 kilometers) northwest of Austin. The Texas Department of Public Safety says two pe


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.


Starbucks opens in grande fashion

For the residents of Sealy, waiting for Starbucks to open has been like watching a pot of coffee slowly percolate over low heat. On Monday the excitement finally boiled over as the long-awaited store finally opened on the site of the former Whataburger restaurant on Highway 36.


Jazmyne Cameron comes up big in Mayde Creek's win over Katy Taylor

The only pitches Mayde Creek pitcher/leadoff hitter Shay Govan saw Monday night were the ones she delivered. Katy Taylor intentionally walked her five times at Morton Ranch in a recurring theme from District 19-6A play, where they only team that pitched to her every time she walked to the plate was


Sealy softball locks up No. 3 seed

Heading into Tuesday’s home finale, the Sealy softball team secured no worse than a third-place finish in District 25-4A although a winning streak came to its end. The Lady Tigers rattled off five wins in a row (the first four by run-rule) with Wharton falling by the wayside, 10-3.


State bill may allow Katy-area residents leave Houston’s ETJ

Sources: Houston-Galveston Area Council, 2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-year estimates, U.S. Census, City of Houston/Community Impact Newspaper | Designed by Anya Gallant.


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


Suspects apprehended in credit card fraud; fuel theft

April 22, 2019- Suspects, 34-year-old Jorge Luis Castillo Barrera of Houston, and 34 year old Norma Hernandez, also of Houston have been charged with Felony credit/debit card abuse, in connection with a diesel fuel theft.


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.


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.


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


Deadly crash involving bicyclist in Fort Bend County closes SH 36

Crews in Fort Bend County are responding to a deadly crash involving a vehicle and bicyclist. The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office said the crash happened Sunday afternoon at the 20500 block of SH 36 just north of FM 1462.


Community steps forward to help Katy family after fire

After learning that Michelle Reyes, a popular waitress at Snappy’s Cafe & Grill, and her family had lost all their belongings in a fire just after midnight on April 16, the Katy community stepped forward to help.


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.


Texas removes thousands of children from Medicaid each month due to red tape, records show

The 86th Legislature runs from Jan. 8 to May 27. From the state budget to health care to education policy — and the politics behind it all — we focus on what Texans need to know about the biennial legislative session.