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Bellaire Channelview Crosby
Cypress Deer Park El Lago
Galena Park Highlands Hockley
Houston Huffman Hufsmith
Humble Katy Kingwood
Klein La Porte North Houston
Pasadena Seabrook South Houston
Tomball Waller Webster
Beach City Jacinto City Jersey Village
Shoreacres Taylor Lake Village West University Place
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News in Harris County, Texas
Bronze statue stolen from NW Harris County community
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:23:50 -0700
Authorities are asking for the public's help in recovering a large bronze statue stolen from the Coles Crossing community this week.
Nearly 2,900 immigrant children resettle in Harris County in 7 months
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:33:57 -0700
Nearly 2,900 immigrant children, most of them from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras, have been released to sponsors in Harris County in the first seven months of the year, according to federal statistics.
Applicants sought for Appraisal Review Board service
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:30:10 -0700
District Judge Robert K. Schaffer, administrative judge for the state district courts in Harris County, is accepting applications from Harris County citizens interested in service on the Appraisal Rev
New judge assigned to Greg Kelley case
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 19:40:22 -0700
Convicted child molester Greg Kelley has been assigned a new judge in Harris County.
Dallas County Claims 20 Spots On Texas' List Of Most Congested Roadways
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:21:48 -0700
Harris and Dallas counties have the dubious honor of claiming the most spots in the state's latest list of the 100 most congested roadways in Texas.
Texas Supreme Court voids order to identify blogger
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:25:56 -0700
An Ohio company, seeking to sue a sharply critical blogger who wrote under a pseudonym, cannot use the Texas courts to discover the online author’s identity, a divided Texas Supreme Court ruled Friday.
Zero tolerance this Labor Day weekend
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:20:36 -0700
The Harris County Precinct 4 Constables Department will be participating in a state and national campaign to increase patrol enforcement pertaining to DWI and impaired-driving for the Labor Day weeken
Federal judge returns same-sex case back to state court
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:03:51 -0700
A federal judge has ruled that a lawsuit involving city of Houston benefits for the spouses of same-sex married couples will be heard in state court. Two Harris County Republicans, led by former party chairman Jared Woodfill, filed the action in a Harris County family court in December, claiming Mayor Annise Parker's policy to extend life and health insurance benefits to same sex spouses ...
Fugitive Central Texas Sex Offender Arrested
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:54:11 -0700
A convicted sex offender wanted in Central Texas who eluded capture for nearly 10 years was in custody Thursday after his arrest in Mexico.
More than 65 dogs removed from home in Tomball area
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:23:44 -0700
Volunteers rescued more than 65 collies from a northwest Harris County home after the owner was forced by a court order to give them up.