ETX man accused of murdering wife waives arraignment

ETX man accused of murdering wife waives arraignment

According to Smith County judicial records, an East Texas man accused of murdering his wife waived his arraignment Thursday morning.

4 killed after plane hits building near Wichita airport

Four people died after a small plane crashed into a building near Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport in southern Kansas Thursday morning, city Fire Marshal Brad Crisp said.
Body found in rail car at ETX train depot, sent to Dallas for autopsy

Body found in rail car at ETX train depot, sent to Dallas for autopsy

The body of a man has been sent to Dallas for autopsy after he was found inside a railcar at an East Texas train depot.
Police arrest Lindale car chase, shooting suspect

Police arrest Lindale car chase, shooting suspect

An East Texas man wanted by he Lindale Police Department, United States Marshal Service and Crime Stoppers in connection with a car chase and shooting has been arrested.
Brittany Maynard on decision to die: Now 'doesn't seem like the right time'

Brittany Maynard on decision to die: Now 'doesn't seem like the right time'

Brittany Maynard says she hasn't decided yet when she'll end her life, but it's a decision she's still determined to make.
One person hospitalized following shooting in Smith County

One person hospitalized following shooting in Smith County

A suspect has been arrested for an alleged shooting in Smith County.

Kilgore City Council to vote on 'quiet zone'

 Kilgore residents and business owners say they've had enough. Train horns blaring from the railroad, passing through downtown Kilgore are causing an endless headache for locals.

Infectious tree fungus could reach East Texas

East Texas is known as the 'Piney Woods' region.
State of Maine, nurse who went to Africa at odds over Ebola quarantine

State of Maine, nurse who went to Africa at odds over Ebola quarantine

Not long ago, Kaci Hickox was fighting Ebola in West Africa, doing what she could to treat those with the deadly disease. Now, she's in the middle of a different fight -- in the middle of Maine.

Houston PO allegedly subjected woman to sexual fetish

A former officer with a Houston-area school district allegedly used his authority to ask a woman for sexual favors.

Scope out your neighborhood before trick-or-treating

On Friday, neighborhood streets will be filled with ghosts and goblins, princesses and super heroes. But, you need to make sure your little characters are safe before they head out for trick-or-treating.
Authorities seize 37 dogs in Upshur County raid; 3 found dead

Authorities seize 37 dogs in Upshur County raid; 3 found dead

Authorities seized more than 30 ill-treated dogs and arrested two people Wednesday morning.
Texas Game Warden Notes: Snapchat threat in ETX

Texas Game Warden Notes: Snapchat threat in ETX

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department released their most recent list of game warden notes from law enforcement reports. You can find the highlights below, including several incidents from East Texas (in bold).
Police: Woman beat mom with hammer, frying pan in murder attempt

Police: Woman beat mom with hammer, frying pan in murder attempt

 A York County woman is behind bars after police say she beat her mother with a hammer and a frying pan in an attempt to kill her.
Marine receives a new home upon return from deployment

Marine receives a new home upon return from deployment

 A United States Marine and single father who proudly served the country was honored on Tuesday with a brand new home.