Tuesday May 14
Texas mom puts son up for adoption on Craigslist
Houston Police said that Stephanie Redus of Huffman, signed a posting on Craigslist as Desperate, saying that she was a single mom who couldn't care for her son.
Mon May 13, 2013
House Panel OKs Parole After 40 Years for Young Capital Murderers
A House panel Monday unanimously approved a measure that would allow defendants younger than 18 to receive life sentences and be eligible for parole after 40 years.
Are you old enough to tan?
The Texas House has approved raising to 18 the minimum age for using a tanning facility.
Wed May 08, 2013
Texas Legislature moving to ban teens from tanning beds
While we can't safeguard our children from everything, a bill moving through the Texas Legislature can go a long way to reduce teens' risk of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, and other skin cancers that require specialized treatment and close monitoring throughout life.
Sat May 04, 2013
The Austin Chronicle
Bill of the Week: If It Ain't Broke, Don't Fix It
In the waning days of the 83rd legislature, a companion pair of bills is passing through committee with little opposition.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Texas Thunder Fest Will Benefit West
The Texas Thunder Music Festival will be donating all of its net proceeds to the emergency responders and the schools in West.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Hill Country crash kills Pasadena officer
Two veteran Houston-area police officers spent their careers surrounded by danger at SWAT scenes, undercover narcotics cases and on patrol, but it was a Friday evening drive through the Texas Hill Country on their day off that ended one of their lives and put the other in the hospital.
Huffman man killed when his truck runs him over in driveway
James Bradberry got out of his maroon 1994 GMC Sierra about 5:30 p.m. to open the gate at his residence in the 80 block of Lone Pine.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Minister uses tattoo shop to change lives
Scott Hill looks like your typical tattoo shop owner. His bald head and sleeves of tattoos would mark him as anyone that would own and operate a tattoo parlor.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Weak TX Drug Court Oversight Worries Lawmakers, Advocates
Texas lawmakers may shore up a little-known system of courts, called specialty courts.