Inmate To Die Next Week For Fort Worth Killings Loses Appeal
The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected an appeal from a 48-year-old man set for execution next week for the slayings of two men in Fort Worth more than 11 years ago.
Crews Treating Roadways In Preparation For Winter Weather
Winter weather isn’t expected to start moving into North Texas until Friday, but road crews have been busy for the last day or so preparing highways and byways to keep drivers as safe as possible.
Tarrant County legislative delegation
Texas lawmakers head back to work Tuesday. Here’s a look at the Tarrant County legislative delegation for the 140-day regular session of the 85th Legislature. Texas Senate District 9 Sen. … Click to Continue »
Tarrant lawmakers prepare for Texas Legislature — big needs, tight budget
Tarrant County lawmakers head back to Austin on Tuesday with a long wish list. They know money will be tight, largely because of slumping oil and gas revenues, and the … Click to Continue »
Sheriff’s new team includes award-winning jail administrator
The new command staff for Sheriff Bill Waybourn became official Tuesday with Tarrant County commissioners approving the reorganization of his office. The staff includes Raul Banasco, executive chief of confinement, … Click to Continue »
Tonya Couch appears in court Monday on money laundering charge
The mother of “affluenza teen” Ethan Couch appeared in a Tarrant County court Monday for a status conference. Tonya Couch, who remains free on bond, is accused of withdrawing $30,000 … Click to Continue »
Where to watch Christmas parades, tree-lightings in Fort Worth area
All across Tarrant County, communities are celebrating the beginning of the holiday season with traditional tree-lighting ceremonies, parades and celebrations. Here’s what’s coming up: Tuesday Texas Motor Speedway 3545 Lone … Click to Continue »