Texas Gas Service (TGS) was forced to shut down the gas supply to the entire city of Jacksboro Thursday. Most businesses and residents had no heat, on a day when temperatures struggled to get out of the teens.
North Texas will see windy and dry conditions on Thursday, and that could mean trouble in the winter season. The threat of wildfires will be increasing throughout the day.
Some residents in Palo Pinto County and Jack County were shaken awake on Thanksgiving morning, as two earthquakes rattled the Mineral Wells area in the early hours.
Officials with the Parker County Sheriff’s Office say they have been notified that an inmate escapee from their jail has shot and killed himself. Donald McFaden Orange II walked away from a work detail Friday afternoon.
A Parker County Jail inmate, who escaped while on work detail, is believed to have committed more crimes. Donald McFaden Orange II walked away from the job detail Friday afternoon.