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Sealy Christian Pantry Pancake Dinner
Thursday, March 5 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. A free-will offering will be received. Music provided by Jim Foster of Katy. A country store will be offered throughout the dinner. All proceeds benefit Sealy Christian Pantry.
Sealy High automotive program takes on Top Tech Challenge
On Jan. 25, Sealy High School competed in the Top Tech Challenge at the Universal Technical Institute in Houston. This challenge pits several high schools from around the state against each other in competition both in a classroom and workplace environment for thousands of dollars in Snap-on tools,
UPDATE: 2 killed by rooftop gunman in east Houston ambush identified
HOUSTON - A rooftop gunman who police say shot four people, killing two, is still on the loose after a Thursday evening shooting. The incident happened around 4:50 p.m. in the 12800 block of Eastbrook Drive, Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said. The area is near the intersection of Maxey Road and W
Felony charge against 1st black woman elected Texas sheriff tossed
ANAHUAC, Texas (AP) A judge has thrown out a felony record-tampering indictment against the first black woman elected sheriff in Texas. Jefferson County Sheriff Zena Stephens was indicted in April 2018 on a state jail felony charge of record tampering, along with two misdemeanor campaign finance vio
Central Texas man sentenced to 356 years in child sexual abuse case
WACO, Texas (KWTX) A China Spring man found guilty of seven counts of sexual abuse of a young family member over the course of a decade was sentenced to 356 years in state prison on Thursday.
Sealy falls to Wharton at the buzzer
Friday night was another busy sports night for Sealy as the Tigers on the basketball court headed to B.F. Terry High School in a postseason matchup with the Wharton Tigers with the winner walking away with the last playoff spot in District 25.
R. Kelly charged with multiple counts of sexual abuse, reports say
CHICAGO - Chicago prosecutors have charged R&B star R. Kelly with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse, according to media reports citing court records. Thursday's charges come after years of allegations directed at Kelly, accusing the now 52-year-old of sexual misconduct involving women and underag
Lady Tigers not discouraged by slow start
Although Sealy softball head coach Brittney Whitehead has not quite been jumping over the moon with satisfaction yet, she knows that staying the course will only benefit her team in the end.
Dead rattlesnake uncoils on grill, surprises Texas hunters: 'Surely he's dead by now!'
A group of hunters in Childress, Texas, weren’t the least bit fazed after finding and killing a rattlesnake during an outing last fall. But when the snake appeared to spring back to life on the grill, well, that may have been a little more rattling.
Texas lawmaker files bill to add 'In God We Trust' to government buildings
AUSTIN, Texas — On Thursday, Rep. Kyle Biedermann of Fredericksburg filed a bill in the Texas House of Representatives to add the U.S. national motto, In God We Trust, to the state’s government buildings.
Rosenberg family receives spiritual sign through Virgin Mary's appearance
ROSENBERG, Texas (KTRK) -- Residents in Rosenberg brought roses, rosaries and their faith Thursday night as they prayed in front of a home where they believe the image of the Virgin Mary appeared under a porch light on Feb. 12.
Faith softball begins title defense
Coming off consecutive state championships, the Faith Academy Lady Knights will have all eyes on them and the target on their back as the team everyone’s trying to catch. Faith got a tune-up scrimmage against Rice Consolidated before opening the season for real against Sealy’s junior varsity squad.
Texas robber duct-tapes store clerk, sets bound customer on fire: police
Authorities in Texas on Thursday said they arrested the suspect wanted for a violent robbery earlier that included duct-taping a convenience store clerk and customer and then pouring lighter fluid on the customer and setting the bound person on fire.
Central Texas diver dies while performing underwater repair
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Authorities say a 38-year-old man has died while doing some repair work as a diver in a Central Texas lake. The Travis County Sheriff's Office on Friday identified the diver as Sebastian Medina-Page, of Round Rock.
8-year-old Texas boy dies hours after being diagnosed with flu
ROCKPORT, Texas (KTRK) -- A family in Rockport is searching for answers after their son suddenly passed away on Sunday. Relatives said 8-year-old Martin Campbell came down with flu-like symptoms and then hours later, died. Now officials are waiting for test results to determine exactly what caused h
Katy man hid 6 illegal immigrants in furniture
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - A 23-year-old man may lose his status as a permanent resident after he was caught transporting illegal immigrants in the United States. The illegal immigrants were hidden in furniture.
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft charged with solicitation of prostitution in sex sting
JUPITER, Florida (KTRK) -- Police in Florida have charged New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft with misdemeanor solicitation of prostitution, saying they have videotape of him paying for a sex act inside an illicit massage parlor.
Texas mom claims teacher gave her son ‘Dumb and Dumber-‘style haircut
A Texas mother claimed a teacher cut her son’s hair without her permission Tuesday after deeming he was in violation of school protocol. Lane Kiesling, 16, told KXAS-TV he was told his bangs were getting long and were against Hico High School’s dress code.
Eight Texas counties agree to halt voter citizenship reviews while lawsuits proceed
When the Texas secretary of state embarked on its controversial voter citizenship review almost four weeks ago, multiple county officials across the state immediately leapt into action to question the citizenship status of their local voters marked for review.
Texas community celebrates boy's 'miraculous recovery' with superhero sendoff
Days before Christmas, Owen Coulter, 5, of Austin, Texas, was rushed to the hospital with a deadly virus and moments later, his heart stopped. He was unresponsive. As medical staff at Dell Children's Hospital performed CPR and tried to revive him, his mother, Kristin Coulter, immediately started pra