East Texas Deputy Shot, Killed During Traffic Stop, Suspect Arrested In LouisianaAn East Texas deputy has died after being shot multiple times during a traffic stop early Tuesday morning, authorities said.
Texas Inmate Caught After Escaping Jail By Carving Through Brick WallA 34-year-old man who escaped from an East Texas jail on Thursday by carving through a brick wall has been caught, authorities said.
Union Pacific Sues East Texas Town To Get Out Of Nearly 150-Year-Old Jobs PactUnion Pacific wants a court to invalidate an 1872 pact requiring it to keep a certain number of jobs in an East Texas town indefinitely.
Fire Continues At East Texas Plant; 50K Under Evacuation OrderMore than 50,000 people in East Texas remained under a mandatory evacuation order Thursday as a fire continued to burn at a chemical plant, one day after two massive explosions there.
East Texas DA Logan Pickett Arrested On Assault ChargeAn East Texas district attorney has been charged with allegedly assaulting his wife.
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.