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Photo: WCSO Yesterday, Williamson County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Interdiction Division deputies and the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force caught four people in Florence. Each was wanted for burglarizing a home, which is a second-degree felony. Javier Vences, 17; Flavio Castelan,...
(Photo: Austin Police Department/ PIO) (1st row from left to right, Herd, Price Franklin/ 2nd row from left to right, El-Hennawi, Ware, Yousef) On Thursday Aug. 3, 2017, APD’s Organized Crime Division Narcotics Team, Houston Police Department, Drug Enforcement Administration,...
(Photo Shutterstock/ Silvio Ligutti) Central Texas' highland lakes are in great shape after the heavy rains from last week. According to a tweet from the LCRA, Lake Travis is up 1.3 feet and Lake Buchanan is up nearly 8 inches. Across the area, three to seven inches of rain fell...
(image courtesy AISD) A new proposal to help Austin's Independent School District keep more of your money is being floated at Austin City Hall. In an effort to thwart the Robin Hood law that takes hundreds of millions of tax dollars from AISD, the city of Austin is considering a...
File Photo: Audrey Morton/KLBJ The Hays County Office of Emergency Services, in conjunction with the National Weather Service, is offering a new educational class for the general public to learn more about flash flooding. The pilot course is entitled Flash Flooding: Know the...
Photo: Pflugerville police are currently investigating an incident reported by a woman walking the trail at the Pflugerville Lake last night. Pflugerville Police Department responded to the lake at approximately 10 pm Tuesday in reference to a female who said she was grabbed by...
(Image courtesy Travis County) Travis County Commissioners decide to go big with their loan request from taxpayers. Still smarting from their defeat over the three hundred million dollar courthouse, Travis County Commissioners decide to ask for a loan of $185 million dollars...
(Credit: Newton Police Department) The Hutto Police Department is being credited for helping to nab a double murder suspect from Newton, KS. According to police, Keith Hawkins strangled to death a woman he was involved with and then stabbed her 4-year-old daughter to death as...
(Credit: Austin Police Department) The Austin Police Department has recognized APD officers with Life Saving Awards. In addition, four civilians were also honored with Distinguished Service Citations. On June 15, 2017, Officer Anthony Martin drove up to a crash at the...