Many in Johnson County, a suburban area south of Indianapolis that was once an industrial center, believe it’s linked to toxic chemicals dumped by the factories that used to be the economic engine of the region.
Cold gusty East Texas winds created problems for boaters and motorists alike. 20-to-30 mile an hour gusts caused some hazards on numerous roadways. Flags were standing straight out, and trees bending with heavy gusts made for some dangerous conditions on the water and the roads.
For decades, if you needed a greeting card, or to get a camera fixed, there was a place to get that and more in Longview. But the Camera Shop/Hallmark Cards store is getting close to closing the doors for good.
A man drowned in the Neches River, and the woman who had been with him survived because she clung to their overturned amphibious all-terrain vehicle for two days, according to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.
The trial continued Thursday for a man accused of shooting at Smith County deputies during a high-speed chase in 2016.Juan Alberto Quiroga, 20, is on trial for a first degree felony charge of aggravated assault against a public servant.