After two New York City police officers were shot and killed December 20th, a Tyler girl became inspired to write 500 thank you notes to police officers to show appreciation for all they do. And yesterday, she got to meet some of her heroes.
Police will be hoping a woman can remember how she ended up in an Irving landfill, but no word yet if she'll be able to. She was last seen leaving a night club Wednesday night, and was found lying in a box in the landfill Thursday morning.
If you're drinkin' on New Year's Eve, you're not drivin' right? Heads up that there will be extra patrols on the roads watching tonight. And it's not just drunk driving that will get you in trouble. Buzzed driving can have you seeing flashing lights too.
On the way to Houston, have you used State Highway 105? It goes through Montgomery County and runs just west of Conroe. After a bad accident that injured 5 Texas A&M students Sunday night, there's a renewed call to widen the road.
Wednesday will be one of the busiest travel days of the year, and it's not just carloads of people headed to Grandma's house who will be on the road. State troopers will be out there too, watching for speeders, drunk drivers, and those who aren't wearing seat belts.
Vehicle thefts are a problem all year long, but especially during the holiday season when there are shopping bags and electronics sitting in plain sight. Here's some special incentive to lock your doors and hide your valuables in Lufkin.
Blinn College is a small school in Brenham, about an hour and a half outside of Houston. After a male student was murdered there last month, police are asking for tips as they try to figure out who killed him. And there's a reward in the case now.
No one in the band was hurt, but the tour bus for Dropkick Murphys hit a pedestrian near Austin, and the man died at the scene on Sunday. Police are working to figure out if the man just happened to be crossing the road, or if it was a suicide.