Friday May 17
Mail carrier killed, truck found burned out
HOUSTON Detectives found the body of a missing U.S. postal worker Friday evening, hours after her burned-out vehicle was located in San Jacinto County.
Orleans Parish jail comes in at No. 4 in magazine's roundup of America's worst prisons
The Orleans Parish jail came in at No. 4 in Mother Jones magazine's ongoing attempt to identify the 10 worst prisons in America.
Magazine profiles America's '10 worst prisons;' OPP not in top 3, but may be No. 4
In a new series, Mother Jones magazine attempts to identify the 10 worst prisons in America.
Tyler Morning Telegraph
San Jacinto County holds many historical locations
Named for the 1836 battle that ended the Texas revolution against Mexico, the county lies south of Livingston and is sprinkled with some of the most interesting small towns in East Texas.