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Texas father faces capital murder charges in 4-year-old son's death

A Texas father is facing charges after his 4-year-old son was found dead in his home Tuesday.
Father charged in death of 4-year-old son

Father charged in death of 4-year-old son

A horrific case just got worse. A Garland father is accused of killing his 4-year-old son. Joseph Blocker is being held at the Garland Detention Center on a capital murder charge.
Buc-ee's busts beaver-loving hill country store for using suspect signage

Buc-ee's busts beaver-loving hill country store for using suspect signage

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a lawsuit between two beaver-loving Texas-based businesses was dismissed before it even reached the courtroom, with the bigger company coming out victorious and the other left logo-less.
Man dies after shooting outside Stafford Walmart

Man dies after shooting outside Stafford Walmart

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Walmart store in Stafford was evacuated after a shooting in the parking lot on Wednesday that sent a man to the hospital where he later died.

Which sickness do you have?

 "There are a lot of the illnesses out there that are contagious right now," said David Davis, a pharmacist at Drug Emporium.
US 259 North back open after multiple vehicle wreck

US 259 North back open after multiple vehicle wreck

Multiple agencies responded to a multi-vehicle wreck Wednesday night on US 259 North one mile south of FM 850. Crims Chapel Volunteer Fire Department closed southbound lanes but they have since been re opened.

Former Lobo football player released from jail after evading arrest

A former Longview Lobo football player is out of jail today after posting bonds on multiple charges totaling $116,500.

"Warrior Tree Project" raises thousands for wounded veterans this Christmas

'Tis the season for giving. Veterans across the United States gave us our freedom, and now it's time to return the favor.

TX postal workers caught on camera mishandling packages

U.S. Postal Service workers near Houston, Texas have been accused of mishandling packages and at least two incidents have been caught on camera. One customer witnessed a loud thump after a postal worker showed up to their porch.

Local football team makes school history

 For the first time ever, the Mineola Yellowjackets are in the state semi-finals. "We're 5 rounds in the playoffs and its breath taking," said Dalton Dupont, senior right guard.
Weak disturbances through work-week, T-Storms by Sunday

Weak disturbances through work-week, T-Storms by Sunday

As we finish off the remainder of this work week, we will have some disturbances that will generate clouds over East Texas and afternoon temperatures in the 50s and low 60s.

Palestine Main Street Wine Swirl Around the Corner

Downtown merchants are ready to welcome ten wineries and delicious specialty foods on December 13, 2014 from 4 – 7 p.m. for the Main Street Wine Swirl.

Drive through 'Bethlehem,' in New London this weekend

London Baptist Church is bringing a live Nativity Drive Thru to New London, Texas. On December 12 and 13, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. they will transform two city streets into primitive Bethlehem.

Help these guys get out of the box

Brain and Carter with 95.3/102.3 The Breeze, are collecting toys for toys for tots.
Man pleads guilty to drug distribution leading to death of Alfred Wright

Man pleads guilty to drug distribution leading to death of Alfred Wright

A 28-year-old Jasper, Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal drug violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.