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Cheerleader coach accused of having improper relations with student

Cheerleader coach accused of having improper relations with student

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; A former teacher at Pasadena High School has been charged with having an improper relationship with a student, according to court documents.

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Ann Laberge and Jonathan Hodgkin aren't you're typical retired couple.
Woman calls 911, threatens to blow up ETX jail

Woman calls 911, threatens to blow up ETX jail

A Trinity County woman is behind bars after she allegedly threatened to blow up the local jail.

Prepare for auto insurance rate increases

Monthly bills are a constant presence in the lives of Americans. Budgeting for housing, auto, and life insurance alone, is a challenge. However, now, car insurance customers beware: rate increases are headed your way.
Ebola-diagnosed Dallas nurse, Nina Pham, upgraded to good condition

Ebola-diagnosed Dallas nurse, Nina Pham, upgraded to good condition

Health officials announced Tuesday evening the Dallas, Texas, nurse who was admitted to NIH Clinical Center Special Clinical Studies Unit with Ebola has improved in health.

Local service helping make Halloween safe for seniors

If you're worried about grandma or grandpa passing out candy to strangers this Halloween, Visiting Angels, a home care service for seniors, is providing Halloween helpers, so everyone can safely enjoy the candy and costumes.
South Texas mother charged with capital murder of newborn

South Texas mother charged with capital murder of newborn

Hidalgo County sheriff investigators have arrested a mother for murder of her newborn baby.

Ebola: new travel restrictions

New flight restrictions will go into effect Wednesday requiring any one traveling from the Ebola plagued countries of Liberia, Guinea or Sierra Leone to land at one of five U.S. airports where enhanced screening measures are now in place.
Jerry Jones: No issue with “Redskins” nickname, says it’s like “Cowboys” to him

Jerry Jones: No issue with “Redskins” nickname, says it’s like “Cowboys” to him

Some want to change the Redskins' name. Jerry Jones is not one of those.
Aggies coaches: ‘All positions are open’

Aggies coaches: ‘All positions are open’

Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin said all the right things Tuesday afternoon in terms of trying to get the reeling Aggies program aimed back in the right direction – and he said there’s been a whole lot more talk behind closed doors
Police release pictures of Smith Co. high-speed chase suspect

Police release pictures of Smith Co. high-speed chase suspect

Lindale Police have released pictures of the alleged driver involved in last weekend's high-speed chase in Smith County.
East Texas Christian school named one of top 30 in nation

East Texas Christian school named one of top 30 in nation

A website that focuses on providing the public with resources for campus and online education recently released their list of the top Christian schools in America. Making the list is a well-known East Texas school.
Marijuana advocate ousted from Texas church

Marijuana advocate ousted from Texas church

 A Beaumont woman claims she has been cast out of her church for her use of medicinal marijuana.
Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad

Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad

The Dallas Cowboys have waived defensive end Michael Sam from their practice squad.
Texas Game Warden Notes: 'They are watching me right now!'

Texas Game Warden Notes: 'They are watching me right now!'

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