Tag Archives: Texas

Texas ‘Affluenza’ Teen Ethan Couch to Serve 2 Years in Jail

Texas 'Affluenza' Teen Ethan Couch to Serve 2 Years in Jail

A judge on Wednesday ordered so-called “affluenza teen” Ethan Couch to spend two years behind bars — 180 days for each of the four people he killed in a fatal 2013 drunken-driving wreck. That’s likely to provide little comfort to the families of Breanna Mitchell, Brian Jennings, Hollie Boyles and …

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Gunman Walks Into Kaufman, Texas Wal-Mart, Kills Neighbor Working There, Then Shoots Himself

Gunman Walks Into Kaufman, Texas Wal-Mart, Kills Neighbor Working There, Then Shoots Himself

Kaufman police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and the gunman wounded at a Wal-Mart store, authorities say. Police responded to an “active shooter” call just after 10 a.m. at the store in the 300 block of Kings Fort Parkway, KXAS-TV (NBC5) reports. Authorities say a 55-year-old man …

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Two Dead After Murder-Suicide at North Texas Walmart

Two Dead After Murder-Suicide at North Texas Walmart

KAUFMAN – The Kaufman County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed a murder-suicide at a Walmart store in the city of Kaufman. This took place just before 10:00 a.m. in the 300 block of Kings Fort Parkway. The call was first reported as an active shooter situation. According to Capt. Fred Klingelberger, …

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Glen Rose, Texas Mother Arrested For Burning 2-Year-Old in Oven

Glen Rose, Texas Mother Arrested For Burning 2-Year-Old in Oven

A Glen Rose mother is in jail, charged with injury to a child. The Somervell County Sheriff says 35-year-old Tasha Hatcher told deputies she put her two-year-old daughter in the oven. The sheriff’s office says the child is being treated at Parkland Hospital. Family members say she has second and third …

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Texas Confirms Case of Zika Virus Sexually Transmitted

Texas Confirms Case of Zika Virus Sexually Transmitted

Texas health officials reported the first case of sexual transmission of the Zika virus in the USA on Tuesday. The patient contracted the virus from a sexual partner who was ill with Zika. The sexual partner became infected while traveling to Venezuela, which has a Zika outbreak, the Dallas County Health and Human Services said. Although …

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Reward Offer Increased For Most-Wanted Sex Offender From San Antonio, Texas

Reward Offer Increased For Most-Wanted Sex Offender From San Antonio, Texas

SAN ANTONIO – The reward for a violent sex offender from San Antonio has been increased to $8,000, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. Robert Bryan Chrismon, 53, is the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list and is the featured fugitive of February. He is wanted for failure …

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Bastrop County, Texas: Officer Arrested For Driving Under The Influence While on Duty

Bastrop County, Texas: Officer Arrested For Driving Under The Influence While on Duty

BASTROP, Texas — A Bastrop County deputy who was arrested on a DWI charge, by his own department, was on-duty at the time of his arrest. Bastrop County Sheriff’s Office says on Friday morning, the department was notified by dispatchers that the information being transmitted by Deputy Fred Ensinger over the county radio …

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Farmersville, Texas: Driver Drinking Hot Coffee Caused Fire Truck Crash into DQ

Farmersville, Texas: Driver Drinking Hot Coffee Caused Fire Truck Crash into DQ

Officials said a driver caught off guard by hot coffee he was drinking caused a fire truck to crash into a Farmersville Dairy Queen. The crash happened at the location on Highway 380 on Jan. 20 about 11:30 a.m. and injured three people. The Greenville fire truck was being returned …

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Planned Parenthood’s Own Accusers Indicted

Everything is bigger in Texas. Especially the ignorance. The gun toting state pointed it’s legal barrel right at their liberal target—Planned Parenthood. However, after the two month long investigation of the woman’s health organization, the Harris County District Attorney’s office declared it would be indicting Planned Parenthood’s accusers instead. They …

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Pasadena Independent School District: Body of Fetus Found in High School Bathroom

Pasadena Independent School District: Body of Fetus Found in High School Bathroom

PASADENA, Texas – Pasadena Independent School district confirmed Thursday that a baby was found dead in a bathroom at South Houston High School. According a Pasadena ISD representative, a custodian found the baby Wednesday night between 9 and 10 p.m. Officials have identified the mother as a South Houston High student. She …

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