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Cypress Deer Park El Lago
Galena Park Highlands Hockley
Houston Huffman Hufsmith
Humble Katy Kingwood
Klein La Porte North Houston
Pasadena Seabrook South Houston
Tomball Waller Webster
Beach City Jacinto City Jersey Village
Shoreacres Taylor Lake Village West University Place
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News in Harris County, Texas
Family rescues stray puppy with head stuck in bucket
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 08:19:41 -0800
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – After spending two months with a bucket stuck on its head, a puppy is now safe and has a new family. The family first spotted a stray German Shepherd mix two months ago. The puppy had been running around Audra Bohannon’s property in Harris County. No matter how hard she tried, […]
Puppy rescued after being stuck in plastic bucket for two months
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:11:38 -0800
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — After spending two months with a buck stuck on its head, a stray dog is now safe and has a new family. The family first spotted the stray German Shepherd mix with a plastic jug on its head. Audra Bohannon couldn’t catch the dog and figures the pooch got into the […]
Officer, deputy on leave after social media comments about Ferguson
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:53:47 -0800
A local police officer and sheriff's deputy are on paid administrative leave as their departments investigate a possible violation of social media policies.
Sheriff: Houston-area toddler fatally shot at home
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:23:50 -0800
KATY — The Harris County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 4-year-old boy who was fatally shot in the head.
Texas Homeowner Uses a Creative Way to Find Thief
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 04:59:00 -0800
A Texas homeowner turned to social media after a teen allegedly snatched a package off his front doorstep.Jeff Turner, who lives in Harris County, said he witnessed the incident on his home video surveillance. The FedEx package had just been delivered when someone swooped in, with a sweatshirt covering his face. The person can be seen looking back and forth before grabbing the package and ...
Texas Homeowner Used This Creative Way to Find Thief
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 05:24:11 -0800
A Texas homeowner turned to social media after a teen allegedly snatched a package off his front doorstep.
Firefighters battle 3-alarm fire at recycling plant in NE Harris County
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:53:42 -0800
Firefighters battled a three-alarm fire at a recycling plant in northeast Harris County Thanksgiving morning.
Firefighters investigating blaze at recycling facility
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:34:10 -0800
Firefighters are investigating the cause of a three alarm fire that burned parts of a recycling facility along the Eastex Freeway in northeast Harris County Thursday. The Eastex Fire Department responded to the blaze shortly before 9 a.m, according to a Harris County Fire Marshal news release. No injuries were reported, but fire officials said the recycling facility - Alex Scrap Metal and ...
Lawsuit: Slaughterhouse letting blood leak into drainage ditch
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 08:51:07 -0800
The county attorney is suing a west Harris County slaughterhouse accused of letting blood leak into a drainage ditch and improperly storing animal parts
FBI: Texas investigators stole rare comic books
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:53:06 -0800
HOUSTON (AP) — Two Houston-area investigators are accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars in rare comic books while working an embezzlement case.