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.
Tiger Found By Houston Pot Smokers Moved To East Texas SanctuaryA tiger found in an abandoned Houston home by residents wanting to smoke marijuana has found a new home.
Funeral Held For Athens Middle Schooler Killed In Bus Crash With TrainA community in mourning will come together Friday morning to say their final goodbyes to a 13-year-old student killed in a school bus crash with a train in Athens last week.
Body Of Woman Found Burned On Texas Woodpile In 2006 IdentifiedAuthorities say the burned body of a woman found in east Texas more than 12 years ago has been identified.
Athens Middle Schooler Killed In Bus/Train Collision To Be Laid To Rest FridayThe collision last Friday sent shockwaves through the Henderson County town and had school leaders scrambling over the weekend to get support in place for students returning to class Monday.
East Texas School District Approves 4-Day Instructional WeekAn East Texas school district approved a four-day instructional week for its next school year, which would allow students to have a three-day weekend.
Man Arrested After Allegedly Robbing, Kidnapping North Texas Uber DriverWhen they got to Louisiana, deputies said Richard Darby, 28, pulled a knife on the driver and stole the car.
Texans Fire Back At Educator For Comments About QB WatsonAn East Texas school superintendent wrote: "You can't count on a black quarterback," in the comment section of an online news article where he was criticizing quarterback Deshaun Watson.
East Texas Baby Dies After Being Left In Hot Car, Father ChargedThe Henderson County Sheriff's Office says 25-year-old Jackson Tetrick of Brownsboro said he forgot to leave his daughter with a baby sitter Thursday.
Longview Teen Leads Police On 130-Mile Chase Into DallasA teenager from East Texas found himself in a lot of trouble on Thursday morning after police chased him from Longview to Dallas. That is a pursuit which covered roughly 130 miles.