Spring NewsEx-CEO of South Texas power project gets 2 years for fraud
An ex-leader of a failed project to build a South Texas power plant must serve two years in prison after prosecutors say he embezzled $1.5 million from the company.Death notices, June 18, 2017
Survivors include her husband, Gaylon R. Reynolds; one daughter, Serena Reynolds of Grand Junction; her mother, Ethel Livingston of Grand Junction; one brother, David Livingston of Cody, Wyoming; and one sister, Susan Perkins of Spring, Texas. Services will be at 1 p.m. June 25 at the Rifle Elks Lodge, 501 W. Fifth St. in Rifle.New stake presidents
A new stake has been created from the Arizona Flagstaff Stake. The Arizona Flagstaff East Stake, which consists of the Sawmill Branch and the Flagstaff YSA 1st, Linda Vista, Mount Elden, Switzer Canyon and Walnut Canyon wards, was created by Elder Larry J. Echo Hawk, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Maxsimo C. Torres, an Area Seventy.600 pounds of meth-laced lollipops seized by cops
Harris County Sheriff's Office in Texas says they seized 600 pounds of meth-laced lollipops after responding to burglary call outside of Houston. Sheriff's deputies were responding to what they believed to be a routine burglary call at a home in Spring, Texas, Monday morning when they discovered an estimated 600 pounds of methamphetamine disguised as candy in the back seat of a car.Man admits producing child porn at S.A. day care
Morrison, 26, is suspected of super aggravated sexual assault of a child Dec. 4, 2015, in the 2000 block of Ojeman Road near Hammerly. She is on the run and Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information leading to her arrest.Meth lollipops worth $1M found in Houston-area home
Close to $1 million worth of meth in the form of colorful lollipops was seized Tuesday from a Houston-area home, officials said. Harris County sheriff's deputies were called to a home in Spring after neighbors reported a possible burglary.With little notice, DPS shortens drivers' license office hours
People wait in line for the Texas Department of Public Safety driver license building to open Monday, June 12, 2017, in Houston. Hours of operations for the building have been reduced at major DPS offices.2 Men Charged With Conspiracy Appear in Court in DC
Two men accused of conspiring to sell U.S. trade secrets to a major Chinese military contractor appeared in a Washington, D.C., courtroom Wednesday. Scott MacFarlane reports.Families turn out for help finding their missing loved ones
Rodrigo Jorge De le Garza, 28, of Houston was last seen on Jan. 18, 2017. His relatives attended Missing in Harris County Day on June 10, 2017 to submit DNA samples that may solve his case.Hoffman's Pet of the Week, Buffett on Broadway, Top 10 Beatles songs
Jimmy Buffett, right, meets with superfan Greg Gania, the voice of the Erie Seawolves, who traveled to Houston from Pennsylvania for Buffett's Woodlands concert. Here's the Pethouse Pet of the Week, and other random thoughts, ranging from George Springer's bowling bash to Jimmy Buffett's Houston visit and the top 10 Beatles songs of all time.BBQ Restaurant Opening in Spring Arts District
By this time next year, Chad Rosenthal's Ambler BBQ haven The Lucky Well will have a second location in the newly-branded Spring Arts district, at 990 Spring Garden Street. Rosenthal was once a contestant on season 9 of Next Great Food Network Star.Congressman Poe holds unusual telephone town hall with constituents
Texas Congressman Ted Poe has become an advocate of the virtual - a technological wall instead of a physical barrier on the Mexico border. That was just one of the messages he delivered to his constituents during an unusual telephone town hall.These Texans are on Broadway, in 'Dear Evan Hansen,' 'Groundhog Day,' ...
There's some Texas-sized talent from the Lone Star state on Broadway. This year sees the return of Kevin Ligon, a Dallas native and Southern Methodist University alumnus in Hello, Dolly! , up for a Tony for Best Revival of a Musical.Lyft or Uber? An app-solute comparison of the ride-sharing services
Life in the Bayou City is once again Uber good and Lyft fab. Governor Greg Abbott recently signed House Bill 100 into law, clearing the roads for ride-sharing heavyweights Uber and Lyft to offer services in Texas cities, including Houston.Trey Edward Shults: The next great Texas filmmaker?
Actually, they - those in charge of this adventure - have put on the gas masks but handed us paper face masks instead. So, if something resembling the end times goes down, they will survive to scavenge and scrounge while everyone else chokes out their last toxic gasps.Here comes Conroe
In 2015, it was one of the 13 fastest-growing cities by percentage, ranking sixth below other Texas cities like San Marcos, Georgetown and Frisco. The next year, according to Census numbers released Thursday, Conroe zoomed to the top spot and became the headline on news stories across the country.LeTourneau University Announces Spring 2017 President's List
The President's List recognizes students who have achieved a perfect 4.0 grade point average to receive this honor. LeTourneau University President Dr. Dale A. Lunsford said being named to the President's List is a significant academic achievement and honor.