Police: Texas Deputy Fatally Shoots Man Armed With Knife, Tree LimbAn East Texas sheriff's deputy fatally shot a 31-year-old man after he used a knife and a tree limb to threaten the deputy, authorities said.
East Texas Man Pleads Guilty To Child Pornography ViolationsA 58-year-old man from Wills Point, Texas has pleaded guilty to child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas, U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown announced Thursday.
Man Dies After Parachute Hits Power Line In East TexasAuthorities say a man in a powered parachute has died after hitting a power line in rural East Texas.
Family Of 13-Year-Old Killed In School Bus/Train Collision Files Lawsuit Against Union PacificThe family of a 13 year old Texas boy killed when a train struck his school bus has filed a lawsuit against the Union Pacific Railroad claiming the railroad ignored “obvious dangers”.
Tyler County Man Arrested, Indicted For 1988 Murder In Southeast TexasMore than 30 years after a woman was killed in East Texas, police have arrested a man in connection with the case.
Grand Prairie Man Arrested For Attempted Capital Murder In Shooting Of East Texas DeputyThere was a manhunt Wednesday morning for Jeremy Cook, 39, of Grand Prairie after authorities said he shot a Henderson County deputy during an attempted traffic stop and then fled on a motorcycle.
WATCH: East Texas Police Officer Rides Mechanical Bull At House PartyA noise complaint call turned into a memorable moment for partygoers over the weekend in east Texas.
East Texas Jailer Accused Of Stealing Money From Inmates ArrestedAn East Texas jailer has been charged with stealing hundreds of dollars from inmates who surrendered the cash when booked.
Texas Amber Alert: Authorities Search For 2-Year-Old Ariel Smith Out Of HendersonAuthorities in East Texas are searching for a 2-year-old girl who is believed to have been taken from an apartment complex in Henderson. An Amber Alert has been issued.
National Weather Service Confirms EF-3 Twisters Touched Down In TexasAn EF-3 twister with winds of at least 136 mph near Weches, Texas, and two other smaller tornadoes touched down in the same region Saturday.
Deadly Storms Tear Through The South; EF-3 Tornado Confirmed In Central TexasPowerful storms swept across the South on Sunday after unleashing suspected tornadoes and flooding that killed at least eight people, injured dozens and flattened much of a Texas town.
2 Children Killed After Tree Fell On Their Car During Strong Storms In East TexasTwo children in East Texas were killed Saturday afternoon after a tree fell on top of the car they were in as strong storms moved through the area, authorities say.
2 Killed After Their Vehicle Crashes Head-On Into Bus Carrying East Texas StudentsTwo men have died after their pickup truck collided head-on with a charter bus carrying East Texas students returning from Florida, police say.
Sheriff: Man Was Held Hostage At His East Texas Home For 2 Weeks Since Valentine's DayA 43-year-old woman was arrested after she took a man hostage at gunpoint on Valentine's Day and held him at his East Texas home for nearly two weeks before he escaped, authorities say.
Bill Protecting Big Cats Reintroduced To House Of RepresentativesA bill preventing people who aren't qualified to own dangerous big cats such as tigers, lions, leopards and cougars was reintroduced to the U.S. House of Representatives.