Posts Tagged: texas

Active Shooter Situation at a White Settlement Church; At Least 2 Dead

UPDATED:  Two people were killed and another was critically wounded when a man who was attending service inside the Church of Christ in White Settlement opened fire during service. A witness told CBS11 News the gunman walked up to a server during Communion with a shotgun and began firing until another church member shot the suspect. Texas… Read more »

Texas Death Row Inmate Granted Indefinite Stay of Execution

Just 5 days before he was scheduled to die by lethal injection, Texas’ highest criminal appeals court stopped the execution of inmate Rodney Reed.  The move comes after an aggressive campaign to include law enforcement, celebrities like Oprah and Rihanna chimed in a letter to Governor Abbott to intervene.   Reed’s conviction is being questioned by… Read more »

It’s Sales Tax Holiday Weekend!

It’s Sales Tax Holiday weekend … You can he law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced less than $100 from sales and use taxes, which could save shoppers about $8 on every $100 they spend. The sales tax exemption applies only to qualifying items you buy during the sales tax holiday. Items… Read more »

‘Agent J’ Remembers ‘MIB’s ‘Agent Zed’ Who Has Died

Award-winning actor and native Texan Rip Torn has died.   Torn who graced the stage and screen for over 6 decades. One of his most memorable roles as the foul-mouthed talk show producer in The Larry Sanders Show (1992-98), which garnered him six Emmy award nominations as best supporting actor in a comedy series, and finally the WIN… Read more »