Local News in Wake Village, Texas

 
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.

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

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 ...

Firefighters in Liberty Eylau battle second mobile home blaze in 2 days
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:06:40 -0700

Crews are fighting another mobile home fire in Liberty Eylau outside of Texarkana, the second in 2 days.

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

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.

Syria, Russia criticise US over embassy closure
Wed, 19 Mar 2014 12:32:32 -0700

Syria denounced as illegal Wednesday Washington's decision to close its embassy, while Russia said the move meant the United States had renounced its role as a peace sponsor. But a Russian- and US-agreed deal for Syria to destroy its chemical arsenal made progress with the international watchdog announcing that nearly half of it had now been removed, including the entire stock of mustard gas ...

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.

Grass Fire Causes Traffic Problems Denton County
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 14:59:26 -0700

A growing grass fire burning near Lake Lewisville in Denton County is causing traffic problems.

Denton County Grass Fire 95 Percent Contained
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 14:59:26 -0700

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