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The National Weather Service issued the warning Wednesday evening through Saturday evening for the fast-growing residential and commercial areas surrounding the Addicks and Barker reservoirs. The water level in the Addicks Reservoir was measured about 6 p.m. Wednesday at 101.4...
In Waco today, Justin Neal Watson, 34, was sentenced to 16 months in federal prison after admitting to stealing money from the Government through the processing of fraudulent travel vouchers announced United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., and Special Agent in Charge...
More than 110,000 vehicles and thousands of homes in north San Antonio and Bexar County were pelted by large hail in what will become the costliest hailstorm in Texas history. The storm struck on the evening of April 12, damaging roofs and knocking holes through car windows. “...
You can purchase certain emergency preparation supplies tax free during the 2016 Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday . There is no limit on the number of qualifying items you can purchase, and you do not need to issue an exemption certificate to claim the exemption...
In the early days, license plates were issued to register all “horseless carriages” with the issuance of a license plate number. The first license plate in Texas was issued during the summer of 1907. Back then, all vehicles or machines had to be registered in order to legally...
Fayette County law enforcement officers received a call around six last night of an armed man driving a black Lincoln Navigator headed north from the US Hwy 77 rest area. Witnesses said the man had just held family members at gunpoint, as they were able to run off from him. The...
One road rager in San Antonio cut off the wrong driver this morning. He pulled a gun and opened fire at the woman who cut him off. She turns out to be a police officer on her way to work. San Antonio Police Chief Bill McManus says the radio saver her life. She called officers...
A Southeast Texas school board has voted to fire a high school teacher who was arrested on an assault charge after a video surfaced that the district says shows her repeatedly striking a student in her class. KFDM-TV reports the Beaumont school district board voted Tuesday to...
A seventh flood-related death has been confirmed in the Houston area after a body was found in a vehicle in a flooded underpass in western Houston. A spokesman at Houston's Emergency Operations Center says the body was found in the vehicle when the underpass at Westpark Toll...