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Post offices in Houston and suburbs opening Sundays for holiday rush
Sixteen United States Postal Service offices in the Houston area will be open this Sunday and next Sunday, December 15, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. to accommodate the extra glut of holiday mail, according to a USPS press release.
Arctic Blast Affecting the Brazos Valley
After a quick drop in temperatures early this morning, counties to our Northwest are already seeing temperatures falling into the lower 40s.
The Austin Chronicle
Swearingen to CCA: Please Test the Evidence
No additional DNA testing of evidence in the case of Larry Swearingen , on death row for the kidnapping and murder of Melissa Trotter , should be granted by the Court of Criminal Appeals , Montgomery County prosecutor Bill Delmore argued before the court Tuesday morning, because no amount of evidence could demonstrate Swearingen's innocence.
<![CDATA[Celebrating a birthday today: Mamie Love Wallace, 92, of Shreveport. ... Sally Terry, 74, of Conroe, Texas. ... Sherry Dean Simmons Taylor, daughter of Bertha Miles and the late Thomas Jefferson Simmons, of Shreveport. ... Mahaley Saniel Graham-Dallas and Micah TaCurtis Graham-Dallas, 9, twin daughter and son of Anthony and Sheena Dallas, of Shreveport. ... Jonathan Holt, of Shreveport. ... Leslie Scott, of Shreveport. ... Rachel E. Conner, of Shreveport. Editor's note: Caddo, Bossier and DeSoto Animal Control will not pick up all unwanted animals. If you bring in your domestic animal, mainly dogs and cats, the Animal Control office will accept them. Bossier Animal Control, (318) 741-8499, Caddo Animal Control, (318) 226-6624 or DeSoto Animal Control, (318) 871-2900. Dogs and cats are available for adoption at Bossier, Caddo and Desoto. To place information in Stroller, call (318) 459-3233 between 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. weekdays and between 2 and 5 p.m. weekends. Send email to firstname.lastname@example.org Label: Attention Stroller.
Nude photo of underage girl on Instagram leads to charges against 2 men
Two men are facing charges after an investigation into nude photos of underage girls posted on the social networking site Instagram.
Dickeya s Barbecue Pit Spreads Holiday Cheer with New Livingston Location
"I'm excited to open a new location and to serve great barbecue to the Livingston community," said multi-unit owner Aftab Bawani.
Salvation Army volunteer accused of stealing from assigned Walmart
PORTER, Texas A volunteer with the Salvation Army was arrested Monday afternoon after being accused of stealing from the Walmart Supercenter she was assigned to, deputies said.
The Beaumont Enterprise
BOUQUETS and BRICKBATS
Jason's Deli, for donating 10 cents from the sale of every Jason's Deli bottle of water to The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center for cancer research, prevention and treatment.
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Weekly Media Summary & "BLOTTER" Review - Montgomery County Sheriff
On November 20, Deputy S. Degner received a suspicious person call on Farmers Trail.
Tricon, Johnson Development team on 2,046-acre successor to Houston's master of MPCs
Houston 's a veritable home builder's hive of action thanks to the 100,000 new jobs created there in the past 12 months.
Courthouse News Service
Killed for Suspicion of Shoplifting, Mom Says
An off-duty Texas policeman shot a teenager in the back of the head for suspicion of shoplifting, then lied about it, the late teen's mother claims in court.
Houston Forecast: Icy conditions, more rain Monday
The communities northwest of the Houston metro area could see some icy conditions overnight as the cold, rainy weather continues with the start of the work week, KHOU 11 News Meteorologist Mario Gomez said.
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Felony Injury To A Child Being Investigated
Officers learned that the child was in critical condition and was being air-lifted to a Houston hospital.
Mom, boyfriend questioned after girls are injured
Staff at Conroe Regional Medical Center called police about 12:32 p.m. on Thursday after a woman brought in the younger girl for what appeared to be serious trauma, police said.
Houston Woman Pleads To Killing Mom, Taking Baby
A Houston woman charged with killing a mother and abducting her newborn son last year is avoiding a possible death sentence by pleading guilty and accepting a sentence of life without parole.
Man Gets Three Life Sentences for Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child
359th District Judge Kathleen Hamilton made the ruling Tuesday morning in Conroe, TX.
Petra Sifuentes Gallegos
Petra Sifuentes Gallegos, of Alice, Texas, passed away on November 16, 2013 at the age of 86. She was born in Alice, Texas, to Felipe and Francisca T. Sifuentes.
Crane: Next talks in January on getting Class AAA team to Houston area
Astros owner Jim Crane, right and general manager Jeff Lunhow shown here during last week's owner's meetings in Orlando.
Amy's Attic Self Storage in Corsicana, TX, Sold
Amy's Attic Self Storage in Corsicana, Texas, was recently sold to Tim Parsons of Corsicana Self Storage LLC, in Conroe, Texas.
Police: Man passed out in car at Taco Bell had drugs
A 37-year-old Conroe, Texas, man was arrested Nov. 3 on the 800 block of West Baseline Road on suspicion of marijuana, dangerous drug and drug paraphernalia possession, according to a police report.