Local News in Wake Village, Texas

 
Year after blast, Texas town ponders new plant
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:05:13 -0700

WEST, Texas (AP) — Leaders in a Central Texas town that was devastated last year by a deadly fertilizer plant explosion are contemplating building a new facility, calling it a crucial step toward West's economic recovery.

Year after fertilizer plant explosion, Texas town ponders new plant
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:48:38 -0700

WEST, Texas (AP) - Leaders in a Central Texas town that was devastated last year by a deadly fertilizer plant explosion are contemplating building a new facility, calling it a crucial step toward West's economic recovery.

Town united year after plant blast
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:07:57 -0700

One year ago, death and devastation came to the town of West, Texas, when a fertilizer plant exploded. Today the town is more united than ever.

Year after blast, West ponders new plant
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:59:55 -0700

Leaders in a Central Texas town that was devastated last year by a deadly fertilizer plant explosion are contemplating building a new facility, calling it a crucial step toward West’s economic recovery.

UPDATE: Drivers identified in fatal ETX wreck
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:38:56 -0700

A Texarkana man died and two others were injured in a five-vehicle crash Monday morning. Promote to Mobile Breaking News read more

1 killed, 2 hospitalized in major ETX wreck
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 08:21:21 -0700

Department of Public Safety troopers are reconstructing a fatal accident outside Texarkana Monday morning . Promote to Mobile Breaking News read more

1987 slaying of Ill. family unsolved, haunting
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 10:16:38 -0700

ST. LOUIS (AP) — More than a quarter century later, the grisly, unsolved slaughter of Joeann Dardeen's son, his pregnant wife and their young son in southern Illinois still haunts her. No one has been brought to justice in the Jefferson County case where the most promising lead was Tommy Lynn Sells' claim he carried out the killings — among the as many as 70 he took credit for in various states ...

People honor Sgt. Timothy Owens as casket arrives in Missouri
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:01:48 -0700

The body of an Army sergeant killed in last week's mass shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, arrived Friday in a small southern Missouri town after a solemn procession from St. Louis.

Nail-gun suicide CEO changed $1M life insurance beneficiary to wife
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 00:43:52 -0700

Richard Talley, the title company executive who committed suicide in the wake of investigations into alleged financial mismanagement, changed the beneficiary of his life insurance to his wife, Cheryl, before shooting himself with a nail gun.

More Than 100 Firefighters Help Contain Denton County Grass Fire
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 11:59:26 -0700

A grass fire that shut down portions of a road in Denton County on Sunday is now 95 percent contained.