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Texas funeral home owners face abuse of corpse charges

Both owners of the Johnson Family Funeral home in Fort Worth, Texas, are facing charges of abuse of a corpse.

ETX County named poorest in US

In a recent study, an East Texas county was listed as the poorest county in America.

6 ETX suspects caught with more than 200 grams of meth

Longview officers arrested six people after they were allegedly caught with a large amount of meth and stolen vehicles.

Teen dies in go kart accident at Texas Motor Speedway

A Flower Mound teen is dead, following a go kart accident at Texas Motor Speedway. The teen was participating in an Autocross event sponsored by Sports Club Car of America.

Sheriff: Deputy arrested in 2013 leads to meth, horse racing bust

The 2013 arrest of a Smith County deputy for drug trafficking led to the recent arrests of six other people.

Tyler one of happiest cities in America, study says

The Tyler area has been named one of happiest cities in America, according to a recent study by a Harvard pair and a Vancouve

Longview police arrest six after meth seizure

Longview police arrested six people Saturday morning on charges of manufacturing and delivery of a controlled substance after more than 200 grams of methamphetamine were discovered at a Longview home.

'Patriot' actress Skye McCole Bartusiak dead at 21

Actress Skye McCole Bartusiak, who played Mel Gibson's youngest daughter in "The Patriot," died Saturday at her home in Houston, her mother said Sunday. She was 21.

Ted Cruz: "Stop granting immigration amnesty"

Ted Cruz was in McAllen, Texas Saturday, where he toured the border patrol station there and a church that has been giving food and clothing to illegal immigrants who are released from federal detention.