Rain is mostly done for the day in North Texas; warm temperatures ahead
For the second consecutive morning, storms packed with booming thunder and an extreme lightning show arrived in North Texas Tuesday morning before the rush hour.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Complaints grow against use of human waste as fertilizer
PARKER COUNTY The use of human waste as fertilizer is becoming a major concern for a growing number of Texas communities.
Pony's Neglect, Abuse Leads To Arrests In Parker County
Parker County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Division is investigating an animal cruelty case of a Shetland pony found in the 3000 block of East Highway 199 in Springtown.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
110 mph chase ends in TX highway wreck
Video of a high-speed highway chase and crash in Parker County, Texas, shows a Tarrant County man spinning and swerving close to other drivers.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Video Shows High-Speed Chase Along I-30
Dashboard-camera video shows a Tarrant County man losing control of his car during a high-speed chase along Interstate 30. Video of a high-speed highway chase and crash in Parker County shows a Tarrant County man spinning and swerving close to other drivers.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Marijuana odor leads to Azle man's arrest in Springtown
An Azle man was in custody Monday after deputies detected the smell of burnt marijuana on him as he walked along a road in Springtown early Sunday, authorities said.
Fri May 31, 2013
Haitian orphan making college dreams come true in Weatherford
The Haiti earthquake of 2010 killed more than 200,000 people -- about ten times the entire population of the City of Weatherford.
Thu May 30, 2013
Grinch back in jail, accused of burglary of garage in Aledo
A woman who got the nickname “Grinch” last Christmas season after being accused of stealing holiday decorations from homes in Aledo is in trouble again.
Wed May 29, 2013
Teen's Capital Murder Case Remains in Legal Limbo
The fate of a Parker County teen charged with capital murder remains uncertain after Texas lawmakers failed to amend the state's capital murder statute.
Wise County Messenger Online
Rep. King reviews legislative session
Monday marked the final day of the 83rd Texas Legislative Session, but Gov. Rick Perry called a special legislative session starting Monday evening to address redistricting.
Tue May 28, 2013
Christmas Grinch Arrested Again In Parker County
A woman caught on camera stealing Christmas decorations last December , has been arrested again for taking items that don't belong to her, according to law enforcement.
Mon May 27, 2013
Texas lawmakers end legislative session with bang of a gavel
As they wrapped up the 83rd regular legislative session Monday, they posed for pictures, autographed photos and legislative paperwork, approved technical corrections and attended picnics and luncheons.
Sat May 25, 2013
Wise County Messenger Online
Beard ready for fire marshal job
Wise County's new fire marshal and emergency management coordinator is learning his way around.
Fri May 24, 2013
Tornadoes are good news to boom-and-bust storm shelter industry
It was so bad that when a key employee left, his position wasn't filled, and out of desperation, West discounted $3,495 in-ground shelters by $500 to drum up sales.
Wed May 22, 2013
Dallas Morning News
Parker County grass fire smokes out marijuana grow house
Parker County rescue workers say they went to William Joseph McCue's house Sunday evening to warn him about a nearby grass and structure fire that was threatening to burn down his house.
Tue May 21, 2013
North Texas Fire Reveals Full-Scale Marijuana Operation
A full-scale marijuana growth operation was discovered inside a home after authorities responded to a house fire in Springtown on Sunday.