Thursday Jul 17
Ranger becomes highest ranking woman in department history
From the Texas Department of Public Safety: The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced the promotion of Texas Ranger Wende Wakeman to the rank of lieutenant, making her the highest-ranking female in Texas Ranger history.
Fire crews extinguish Sulphur Springs blaze
Fire crews have left the scene of a late-night structure fire in Sulphur Springs.
Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
Contracts for phones, wiring, security awarded, tempers flare
Danny Weems of Cross Country Communications of Sulphur Springs presents his bid for the phone system and cabling for the Franklin County Courthouse.
Dallas Morning News
Fort Worth sex offender added to Texas' most-wanted list
A Fort Worth man was added to Texas' 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders List on Tuesday after failing to register with the state.
2 E. Texans arrested on child porn charges, investigation ongoing
Two East Texas men are in jail on possession of child pornography charges as part of an ongoing investigation by the Hopkins County Sheriff's Office and the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force in Dallas.