|3rd teen arrested in connection with Northeast Side drug deal slaying
A third teenage suspect in a Northeast Side drug deal slaying was arrested Thursday after another suspect ratted him out to police, according to court records.
POSTED OCTOBER 20, 2017 1:25 PM
|Police find man shot multiple times lying in East Side street
After hearing several shots ring out late Thursday night, police found a man with several gunshot wounds lying in an East Side street.
POSTED OCTOBER 20, 2017 11:36 AM
|SAPD: Gunman at large after shooting tow truck driver in chest on West Side
A 57-year-old tow truck driver was shot in the chest early Friday on the West Side.
POSTED OCTOBER 20, 2017 11:23 AM
|Police find man allegedly stabbed multiple times at Taco Cabana while responding to downtown crash
Police on Friday morning discovered a man who had been stabbed in the chest multiple times at a Taco Cabana while responding to a crash downtown.
POSTED OCTOBER 20, 2017 11:12 AM
|Rev. Archield of Friendship Baptist Church championed civil rights
Archield used the Scripture to fight injustice.
POSTED OCTOBER 20, 2017 12:43 AM
|Blood and beauty on a Texas exotic-game ranch
The Ox Ranch provides a glimpse into the future of the mythic Texas range — equal parts exotic game-hunting retreat, upscale outdoor adventure, and breeding and killing ground for exotic species.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2017 11:35 PM
|Human-trafficking sting nets arrests in Montgomery County
More than a dozen people were arrested in Montgomery County as local law enforcement participated in a nationwide human-trafficking sting. The sting, dubbed Operation Cross Country XI Oct. 12-15 in major cities and regions throughout the country, included the Houston area. Nationwide, 84 children were recovered from human trafficking, including one from the Houston area. This is the first time law enforcement in Montgomery County has taken part in such an operation and is just the beginning of the local fight against human trafficking. During the sting, law enforcement arrested about 15 people, including some charged with prostitution, tracking or solicitation of sex.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2017 10:48 PM
|FEMA extends Texas aid deadline, requests workers
Hurricane Harvey survivors now have until Nov. 24 to register for federal aid, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency has scheduled a job fair in Austin next week.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2017 10:04 PM
|Council approves Credit Human incentives
There was little controversy left surrounding the city’s incentives proposal once the issue came to the council for approval.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2017 10:00 PM
|Killeen substitute teacher accused of duct-taping mouths of 10 fifth-graders
A substitute teacher in Killeen was removed from an elementary school after officials said they duct-taped the mouths of 10 fifth graders Thursday, according to a news release.
POSTED OCTOBER 19, 2017 9:46 PM