East Texas

Texas City Leaders Vote To Pull "Jesus" SignLeaders of an East Texas town facing a possible legal challenge decided Monday to remove a sign along Highway 80 that reads "Jesus Welcomes You To Hawkins."
Best Places For Fall Colors In DFWThe hardwoods of East Texas offer some excellent fall foliage, and the backroads offer a great way to see them. There are also state parks with lakes surrounded by the fall colors.
Teen Charged With Pushing Texas Boy Into Pond In DrowningSuspect told police he wanted boy to die because his girlfriend was pregnant and he wanted to make room in the home for his unborn child.
No Injuries Reported In East Texas Paint Plant FireInvestigators say nobody has been hurt in an overnight fire and explosions at a paint-related industrial plant in East Texas.
Man To Die For East Texas Mechanic's SlayingNo 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.
38 Animals Killed In East Texas Clinic FireOfficials 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.
School Bus Overturns Near TrinidadAt least six people, including five students, were slightly injured Thursday morning when a Malakoff ISD school bus overturned in East Texas during its route.
37 Dogs Seized From East Texas HomeTwo East Texas men have been arrested after authorities say they seized 37 dogs from a mobile home.
Rare Paddlefish Being Stocked At East Texas LakeAbout 2,000 more paddlefish will be released into an East Texas lake after apparent success with initial restocking of the rare creatures.
East Texas Jail Inquiry Turns Up Falsified Records 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.
Workers Suffer Burns In East Texas Mine AccidentMine owner Luminant says the accident happened Wednesday in Thermo, about 80 miles northeast of Dallas.
Feds: East Texas Man's Murky Death Tied To Drugs 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.