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    Oct 28, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A West Texas man must serve to life in prison for the 2015 fatal shooting of his ex-son-in-law over what prosecutors call a child custody dispute. Javier Arellano Quinones was sentenced Friday in El Paso.

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  2. Texas teachers suspended on claim they mocked disabled boyRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A West Texas school district has suspended five teachers after learning they were overheard at a restaurant speaking derisively of a student with learning disabilities. Amarillo school district spokeswoman Holly Shelton told the Amarillo Globe-News that the employees were suspended pending an investigation into their actions.

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  3. West Texas councilman won't say where he lives or worksRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Malcolm Hamilton tells the Odessa American he's always resided in his district. He's listed his job as with the "oil and gas business" and says he's aware of conflict of interest requirements that mandate he abstain from voting on certain issues.

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  4. West Texas woman gets life without parole for killing childRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A 38-year-old West Texas woman has been sentenced to life in prison without parole after she was convicted of capital murder for the fatal shooting of her 2-year-old daughter nearly three years ago. Ashlee Dean had contended she was innocent of the death of her child, Alexandria Dean.

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  5. SFA wildlife ecology professor thinks big cat photographed in Hemphill is a bobcatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Big cat expert Dr. Daniel Scognamillo, a SFASU wildlife professor, compared the pictures to provide an opinion on what kind of animal Perkins saw. Amanda Perkins compares the pictures of cougars and bobcats against her own, while recollecting what she saw.

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  6. SFA wildlife ecology professor on big cat photographed in Hemphill: 'Maybe it's a bobcat'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A Hemphill woman created some debate when she posted a cell phone picture taken right in town of an animal that resembles a cougar. Amanda Perkins just finished her night shift at Hemphill Care Center when she heard and noticed something out of the ordinary.

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    Oct 10, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton says he'll travel to Texas Tech University to meet with administrators and law enforcement officials following the fatal shooting of a campus police officer. Paxton said in a statement that he'll be in Lubbock on Tuesday "to offer the entire support" of his office.

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  8. Abilene police investigate 3 apparent drug overdose deathsRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Police in West Texas are investigating three apparent overdose deaths on the same day and trying to determine where the victims got the drugs. Abilene police on Monday didn't immediately say what drugs allegedly were used by the victims.

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  9. Texas student charged with murder in campus officer's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A Texas Tech University police officer has been shot and killed at the campus police headquarters, prompting a lockdown of the campus on Monday, ... . Emergency personnel stage at an intersection across from Talkington Hall on the Texas Tech University campus in Lubbock, Texas, Monday, Oct. 9, 2017.

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  10. El Paso attorney linked to drug cartels gets 10 more yearsRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A West Texas lawyer serving 16 years in a $600 million drug money case linked to Mexican cartels has now been sentenced to 10 years for fraud. Marco Antonio Delgado was sentenced Friday in El Paso.

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  11. 2 suspects in slaying of Louisiana woman caught in TexasRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Investigators say two suspects in the stabbing death of an 82-year-old Louisiana woman at her home in Shreveport have been arrested in West Texas. Police say 25-year-olds Roy Jemane Narcisse of Alexandria, Louisiana, and Kiana Deraneka Williams of Ville Platte, Louisiana, were captured early Thursday in San Angelo.

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  12. Lubbock police investigating more than 60 vehicle break-insRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Lubbock police say a 20-year-old man has been arrested and charged with felony possession of stolen property and at least three others are being sought after more than 60 vehicle burglaries have been reported in the West Texas city since Sunday night. Police say the majority of the break-ins occurred in the overnight hours.

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  13. Xcel seeks approval for wind farms in Texas, New MexicoRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Xcel is seeking approval for two new wind farms that would serve customers in eastern New Mexico and West Texas. Company officials say if regulators approve the wind farms planned for Roosevelt County in New Mexico and Texas' Hale County, wind-generated electricity would end up meeting about 40 percent of the region's annual needs by 2021.

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  14. Police, protesters scuffle at El Paso demolition siteRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Activists seeking to preserve buildings slated for demolition in an El Paso neighborhood have scuffled with police at the site where West Texas city plans to build a performing arts center. A demolition crew showed up early Tuesday and began tearing down walls when an attorney for the preservationists presented them with a court order that at least temporarily halted the work.

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  15. Man charged with 12 felonies for fatal wreck arrested againRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A 23-year-old West Texas man charged with 12 felony counts for a traffic wreck that left three people dead and he and three others hurt has been arrested again for violating his bond conditions. Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland says Mark Garrett was arrested Thursday after he tested positive for marijuana use.

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  16. Texas News MinuteRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Some in Congress are hesitant to tie a $7.9 billion disaster relief package for Harvey to a contentious increase in the nation's debt limit. But Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is calling on Congress to do just that.

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    Sep 3, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Texas Department of Public Safety officials say a state trooper has shot and wounded a man who had fled from a sheriff's deputy in West Texas. Lt. Bryan Witt says the man, whose name has not been released, was taken by helicopter to a hospital in Cochran County along the Texas-New Mexico border about 50 miles west of Lubbock.

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  18. Zika testing for pregnant women in more counties advisedRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    The Texas health department is recommending Zika virus testing for pregnant women in three more Texas counties near the border with Mexico. The Texas Department of State Health Services said Thursday that it now recommends testing for those in the West Texas border counties of Kinney, Maverick and Val Verde.

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  19. Ex-West Texas deputy gets 15 months for game rooms extortionRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    An ex-West Texas sheriff's deputy must serve 15 months in federal prison for extorting money from game room operators and tipping the businesses off to investigations. Limon in May pleaded guilty to affecting commerce by extortion.

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  20. Records: Texas family killed man to gain custody of childRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Court records say three members of a West Texas family conspired to kill an Abilene man and kidnap his daughter in an effort to gain custody of her. Arrest affidavits obtained Wednesday by the San Angelo Standard-Times allege 34-year-old Stephen Jennings and his wife, 28-year-old Kristen Jennings, conspired with his father and two others in the July death of Eric Torrez.

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