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Superintendent announces retirement from Ottawa school district

Superintendent Jeanne Stroh is retiring from the Ottawa school district, but she's not quite ready to finish her work in education just yet. Stroh, who has served in her role with the district for close to five years, announced that she will be retiring, effective June 30, 2018, pending the school b

OTTAWA HERALD - 2017-10-21 11:00:00

Police looking for missing Collinsville woman

GRAYSON COUNTY, Texas (KXII) Police are looking for 21-year-old Paige Kelso after her family said she went missing Friday. We're told Kelso was last seen in Collinsville, headed toward Whitesboro. Kelso is described as 5'8, about 150 pounds with red shoulder-length hair and glasses. Kelso's fami

KXII.COM - 2017-10-21 06:09:00

Carolina Wiebers

Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 24 at First English Lutheran Church in Centerville. Visitation will be 6:00-8:00 p.m. Monday, October 23 at Wass Funeral Home in Centerville with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. Online condolences may be sent to her family at www.wassfuneralhome.com.

YANKTON DAILY PRESS - 2017-10-21 05:54:00

East Texas man arrested for holding up local store

LONGVIEW, Texas (Longview News-Journal) - A Bullard man has been charged with robbing the Home Depot in Longview at gunpoint, and authorities say he could be connected to a similar heist in Tyler. Santiago Galvan Jr., 19, of Bullard, was held Friday on $95,000 bond after Longview police said he disp

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2017-10-21 05:42:56

One person critical, another stable after shooting near church

KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) Two juvenile males have been taken to Baylor Scott and White Medical Center Temple after a shooting. Killeen Police say it happened Friday night after 8:00 p.m. near St. Joseph Church in the 2900 block of East Rancier. One of the victims was critical and the other was listed as

KWTX - 2017-10-21 05:07:00

Texas substitute teacher accused of duct taping students mouth

(NBC) - A substitute teacher is accused of allegedly duct taping the mouths of nearly a dozen elementary school students in a Killen school. The incident happened in a fifth grade classroom on Thursday at Maxdale Elementary. An official for the Killeen Independent School District says three other st

KGNS.TV - 2017-10-21 04:19:00

Harold Dean Whaley

Harold was born on November 21, 1929, in Cadillac, Michigan, to Gerald and Verna (Kanouse) Whaley. He answered the call of duty serving in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Harold entered into marriage with the former Angeline Russ on January 6, 1951, in Cadillac. He spent his career working for

CADILLAC NEWS - 2017-10-21 04:00:00

One killed in Williamson Co. crash between semi and car on SH 29

FILE - Police lights (KXAN File Photo) WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) - Sheriff Robert Chody says at least one person has died in a crash on State Highway 29 in Williamson County. The sheriff's office tweeted a warning to drivers to avoid the area of State Highway 29 east in between Jonah and Tay

KXAN - 2017-10-21 03:31:14

Border Patrol agents rescue four undocumented immigrants from a truck

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - Agents with the Laredo Sector Border Patrol rescued four undocumented immigrants that were concealed in a truck. According to Border Patrol, on October 20th, agents at the checkpoint on Highway 359 near Hebbronville encountered a white Ford box truck at the primary inspection

KGNS.TV - 2017-10-21 03:27:00

Rare Appearance By 5 Former Presidents At Texas A&M Concert For Hurricane Relief

Laredo Sector Border Patrol seizes over 700 pounds of marijuana

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - The Laredo Sector Border Patrol seized over 700 pounds of marijuana this past week during two separate incidents. The first seizure took place on October 19th when Border Patrol agents observed several individuals loading bundles into a Nissan Xterra. As agents approached the

KGNS.TV - 2017-10-21 03:12:00

McLennan County DA dismisses allegations of FBI investigation

WACO, Texas (KWTX) McLennan County District Attorney Abel Reyna is dismissing allegations in a legal filing by an attorney for a Twin Peaks defendant that he is the focus of an FBI investigation. "The claim that I am aware of some federal investigation or that prosecutors in this office have been in

KWTX - 2017-10-21 02:50:00

2.9 magnitude earthquake recorded in Fayette County

USGS map of earthquake near Flatonia, Texas on Oct. 20, 2017 (USGS Photo) FAYETTE COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) - Did anyone feel that? It's not very likely. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 2.9 magnitude earthquake hit a few miles west of Flatonia on Friday. The USGS says the earthquake happened

KXAN - 2017-10-21 02:36:57

Waco: Local senior wins beauty pageant

WACO, Texas (KWTX) The 2017 Miss Senior of Waco Pageant was held Friday at Central United Methodist Church. Finalists from 13 local retirement homes and assisted living communities walked down the runway and answered a series of questions for judges. Organizer and emcee, Cody Wilson, says there we

KWTX - 2017-10-21 02:25:00

Body of small child found on beach in Galveston

GALVESTON, Texas - The body of a small child was found on a beach in Galveston Friday evening, according to the Galveston Police Department. The body was found in the surf around 5:30 p.m. by someone walking along the beach at 7th and Seawall. Police said the little boy seems to have been between 3

CBS19.TV - 2017-10-21 02:20:26

Farmers Market taking place this Saturday!

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - If you are looking for fresh, local and season produce, music and entertainment then look no further. Laredo Main Street will be having its monthly Farmer's Market and it promises to be a fun-filled event for the whole family. The event will be on Saturday, October 21st from 9

KGNS.TV - 2017-10-21 02:10:00

Saint Augustine hosting run for polio

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - It's time to put on your best running shoes and run for a good cause. Saint Augustine High School's Interact Club will be hosting a 5K run to help raise awareness for polio. The event will start with a balloon launch to show support to put an end to polio. The event will be ta

KGNS.TV - 2017-10-21 01:55:00

Garland teen shot in head; police investigating circumstances

GARLAND, Texas -- A 15-year-old Garland boy is fighting for his life after being shot in the head early Friday night. Garland Police spokesman Lt. Pedro Barineau said officers were called to the Emergency Department at Baylor/Scott & White Medical Center-Garland after the teen arrived there in a pr

WFAA - 2017-10-21 01:37:59

Shooting sends man to local hospital

KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) A late-afternoon shooting sent a man to a local hospital Friday in Killeen. Officers responded just before 5 p.m. Friday to a report of a shooting in the 1600 block of North 4th Street in Killeen. Unconfirmed reports indicate the victim was a 26-year-old man who was struck in t

KWTX - 2017-10-21 01:19:00

Pizza chain donates dictionaries to UISD school

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - With the STAR exam just a few weeks away, students at one local elementary school got a very useful donation on Friday. For the third year in a row, Peter Piper Pizza donated dictionaries to Newman Elementary. About 3,000 of the books have been donated to students across UISD.

KGNS.TV - 2017-10-21 00:58:00

NMSU Army ROTC kicks off all-night ranger challenge

LAS CRUCS - On Friday, 100 Army cadets from universities across the Southwest descended on New Mexico State University for the start of the annual Brigade Ranger Challenge Competition, now its 25th year. It's the first time the Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps program at NMSU has hosted the two

LAS CRUCES SUN-NEWS - 2017-10-21 00:40:47

Texas Death Row plot triggers call for more prison guards

After a bizarre death row confession plot between two prisoners slated for execution, the correctional officers' union is calling for more staffing they say could have prevented the scheme that ultimately derailed the state's effort to put to death a Houston-area serial killer. "This was definitely

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-10-21 00:36:00

$34M Texas estate, ranch hitting auction block for liquidation

An 11,800-acre Texas ranch, which sits two hours from Dallas along Interstate 30, is hitting the auction block next month. Its purchase will be followed by the sale of 2,000-plus head of Red Angus cattle. The Broseco Ranch, which is currently listed at more than $34.2 million, will be liquidated wit

WFAA - 2017-10-21 00:32:02

Rare Appearance By 5 Former Presidents At Texas A&M Concert For Hurricane Relief

DALLAS, TX - APRIL 25: Former U.S. presidents (L-R) Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush, George W. Bush and President Barack Obama pose at the opening of the George W. Bush Presidential Center April 25, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Paul Morse/George W. Bush Presidential Center via Getty

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-10-21 00:31:00

Lawyer says he'll sue Ohio State over white nationalist

FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2016, file photo, Richard Spencer, who leads a movement that mixes racism, white nationalism and populism, speaks at the Texas A&M University campus in College Station, Texas. A lawyer says he will file a lawsuit against Ohio State University after the school failed to respond

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-10-21 00:19:00

Local artist opens "Atonment" art exhibit

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - An art exhibit featuring the collaborations of two local artists opens on Friday at Musa Alternative Artspace. The exhibit is called "Atonement" and it features original poems by Carlos Flores. Artist Poncho Santos took Flores' poetry and created installations that he felt wer

KGNS.TV - 2017-10-21 00:07:00

SMVHS Pet of the Week -- Piper

Piper is a brown male domestic short-haired mix who is 5 years, 3 months old and about 7 1/2 pounds. He's a Hurricane Harvey rescue transferred from Texas. Piper is FIV positive, so he should be the only cat in the household. FIV is only contagious to other cats, but not people or other animals. He

SANTA MARIA TIMES - 2017-10-21 00:00:00

UISD to hold parent learning summit

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - UISD will be taking the parents to school this weekend! The district will be hosting its annual Parent Learning Summit on Saturday. The event is free for all UISD parents. Parents will be able to attend learning sessions and information booths to get the necessary tools you ne

KGNS.TV - 2017-10-21 00:00:00

Passion Fuels 99-Year-Old State Fair Of Texas Employee

Fox News Anchor Hilariously Applauds Texas Rescue Workers For Sharing Water.

Muslim Demands Pig Farmer Move Because They’re Building A Mosque Next Door, Farmer Has Perfect Response