Former Justice of the Peace Arrested As Investigation Continues in Death of DA + His Wife
Authorities investigating the shooting deaths of Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife Cynthia have arrested a former justice of the peace prosecuted last year by the official for theft.
Kaufman County Authorities Following up on Tips in DA Murder Case
It’s been two weeks since Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife were found shot to death in her their home in Forney, and investigators say they’re receiving tips on a “fairly regular basis."
Texas House Panel Approves Guns on Campus Bill
A Texas House panel has voted to allow concealed handgun license holders to carry their weapons into college classrooms.
Fatal Tour Bus Crash on North Texas Highway
A chartered bus has overturned on a highway in the Dallas area, prompting a large emergency response involving several ambulances and medical helicopters ready to airlift any injured to hospitals.There are reports of at least two people killed, and numerous injured.
City of Tyler Adopts Changes to the Sale of Alcohol
The Tyler City Council voted Wednesday to change the distance requirements for retailers selling beer and wine that are in close proximity to a school, daycare or church.
Come Rain or Snow the U.S. Postal Service Will Continue Saturday Mail Deliveries
The U.S. Postal Service says it will delay plans to cut Saturday mail delivery because Congress isn't allowing the change.
Tyler Man Executed for 1990 Fatal Shooting and Rape
A Tyler man with a lengthy criminal history has been executed for fatally shooting a man and raping the slain man's fiancée.
The Future of Typing Appears to be Fading
Typing words is becoming less of a challenge, and a Dallas typing instructor believes mobile technology is taking the skill out of keyboarding.
Multiple People Stabbed at Houston-Area College
There are reports that at least 12 people were injured, many of those stabbing victims, after an attacker went on a rampage at Lone Star College Cy-Fair.
Walt Disney Film Star Annette Funicello Dies
Walt Disney Co. says Annette Funicello, who went from Mouseketeer to beach party movie icon, has died at age 70.
Former UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher Dies
Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has died from a stroke at the age of 87. Thatcher who served from 1979 to 1980 was known as the "Iron Lady" for her personal and political toughness.
Longview Pedestrian Killed After Being Struck by Vehicle
Longview police say a man asked to leave a nightclub for causing a disturbance was found a short time later lying in a roadway where he apparently had been struck by a vehicle.