The Texas A&M Forest Service said that there has been a surge in reported timber thefts, with more than 20 cases reported all the way from the Red River to almost the Gulf Coast.
A former standout football player for Iowa State was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds this week in his East Texas home, a police official said Friday.
One person has died and four others are injured, including one critically, after a stabbing attack at an East Texas hospital.
Authorities said that nobody was hurt in a fire at an East Texas oil storage facility near Tyler. Crews were able to extinguish the blaze and begin cleanup early Tuesday morning.
Authorities said that the theft of women’s lingerie this week from a home in East Texas may be the latest in a two-year string of break-ins blamed on the ‘Panty Burglar’ intruder.
Federal prosecutors say a 49-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to her role in a criminal enterprise that orchestrated a killing and distributed methamphetamine in East Texas.
The Justice Department has filed a clean-air lawsuit against Dallas-based Luminant Generation over pollution from two coal-fired East Texas power plants.
The Texas man whose wife is accused of sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg in an attempt to frame him says the experience has been “like a really bad dream.”
The saying ‘lock and load’ is now probably being uttered more frequently in the East Texas town of Gun Barrel City. The town has passed a resolution that encourages residents to own a firearm.
A capital murder suspect and convicted drug offender who escaped from a prison in East Texas on Tuesday morning have spent a very rainy night on the run.
Three people whose lives were changed forever by a lifesaving gift got to say thank you to their donor’s family Saturday.
An East Texas school district has agreed to pay $1.53 million for the gymnasium, administration building and other assets of bankrupt Lon Morris College.