Conroe

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Recusal Hearing Set For Peterson Case Judge

A hearing is set on whether to remove the judge in the felony child abuse case against Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson.

10/22/2014

Courtesy: Montgomery County District Attorney

Texas Woman, 85, Sentenced For DA Murder Plot

An 85-year-old Willis woman likely will be spending the rest of her life in prison for trying to hire a hit man.

CBS 11–10/11/2014

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December Trial Date Set In Peterson Abuse Case

A Texas judge has tentatively set a Dec. 1 trial date for Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson on a charge of felony child abuse for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son.

10/08/2014

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Judge Sets $1M Bond In Case Of Burned Texas Boy

The attorney for a Texas man accused of dousing a boy with gasoline and then setting him on fire on his eighth birthday in 1998 on Wednesday questioned the reliability of evidence against his client.

10/16/2013

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks during a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Cruz Holding Meetings Across Texas

Sen. Ted Cruz is holding meetings with Republican groups this week, starting in Kingwood and Conroe on Monday with visits to Houston, Dallas and Central Texas by Thursday.

08/19/2013

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Texas Inmate Allegedly Mailed Threat Letters

A Texas prison system inmate has been charged with sending threatening letters to law officers prosecuting alleged members of a white supremacist gang.

04/11/2013

Kyle Bennett of the United States competes in the Men's BMX Seeding Phase at the Laoshan Bicycle Moto Cross (BMX) Venue during Day 12 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 20, 2008 in Beijing, China. (credit: Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Olympic BMX Cyclist Dies In Texas Car Crash

Olympic BMX cyclist Kyle Bennett has been killed in an automobile accident in eastern Texas. He was 33.

10/15/2012