No appeals were in the courts as condemned Texas prisoner Gregory Russeau headed for execution Thursday evening for the slaying of a 75-year-old East Texas auto repair shop owner 14 years ago during a crack cocaine binge.
Officials said that 38 animals died from a fire that engulfed an animal hospital in East Texas late Tuesday night. Only two animals at the clinic survived the blaze.
At least six people, including five students, were slightly injured Thursday morning when a Malakoff ISD school bus overturned in East Texas during its route.
Two East Texas men have been arrested after authorities say they seized 37 dogs from a mobile home.
About 2,000 more paddlefish will be released into an East Texas lake after apparent success with initial restocking of the rare creatures.
An inquiry into inmate welfare-check records at East Texas county jail has led to four officers resigning and three other being put on administrative leave.
Mine owner Luminant says the accident happened Wednesday in Thermo, about 80 miles northeast of Dallas.
Federal authorities have arrested a man suspected of selling drugs to an East Texas man whose mysterious disappearance prompted his family to criticize investigators for mishandling the case.
Hawkins Mayor Will Rogers said that he was falsely arrested on an official oppression charge, and had just offered to help a resident get her yard cleaned up.
Texas authorities are working to clear more than a dozen elaborate marijuana fields with more than 44,000 plants that were found growing in the eastern part of the state.
Authorities said that the roof of a privately run East Texas prison has collapsed, temporarily trapping dozens of inmates and sending 19 injured inmates to hospitals.
There were no escapes from the main jail in Canton, but more than 120 inmates have been moved from the East Texas prison because the locks are not working properly.