Local Newstexas

  • Texas Elementary School Burns, Collapses

    The Beaumont Enterprise, Texas
    Posted: March 18th, 2014

    A fire that broke out at about 1 a.m. in the Hampshire-Fannett Elementary School took firefighters from a dozen towns to bring under control.

  • Flames Consume Texas Church

    Austin American-Statesman
    Posted: March 15th, 2014

    A neighbor said he saw flames shooting from the rear of the South Austin church when he called 911.

  • Texas Man Sets Fire After Being Denied Sex

    Midland Reporter-Telegram, Texas
    Posted: March 12th, 2014

    March 12--A Midland man put two children in danger when he set a woman's clothes on fire after she refused to have sex with him, according to court documents. Armin Rubio, 31, was arrested Sunday on two state jail felony charges of endangering a child with criminal negligence. His bond is set at $100,000. Midland County deputies responded to a disturbance at about 4:30 a.m. in the 1500 block of West County Road 121. One deputy saw a fire on the porch of a residence with flames about 5...