19.4 F
Liberty, Texas
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Anderson Ford

1 killed in crash west of Dayton

A two-vehicle crash west of Dayton near the Liberty-Harris county line Monday night claimed the life of one woman and sent three...

Liberty firefighters save home after fire breaks out in kitchen

Fire damaged a home on the 1700 block of Webster Street in Liberty around noon Monday, according to Liberty Fire Chief Bryan...

Cleveland, Tarkington firefighters rescue man stranded in floodwaters

A 70-year-old man had to be rescued by firefighters Sunday afternoon after his truck was washed from the roadway on CR 388,...

Liberty County indictments for October 2018

A Liberty County grand jury indicted the following people during the month of October 2018:  Olivo, Miguel Angel -...

McQueen named LCSO Employee of the Month

Liberty County Sheriff's Investigator James R. McQueen is the December Employee of the Month for the sheriff's office....

Heat lamp starts fire at Tarkington home

An unattended heat lamp is being blamed for starting a fire Wednesday morning, Dec. 5, in a garage of a home on FM 2518...

Game warden field notes

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Facebook Timeline Unravels Hunter’s Account When crafting a hunting story on...

Crime Stoppers names this week’s Featured Felons

The Multi-County Crime Stoppers organization, which serves Montgomery, Liberty and San Jacinto counties, has picked the persons pictured for this week’s Featured Felons list....

Confrontation reportedly leads to Dayton teen being shot in face

An 18-year-old Dayton teen was shot in the face around 1:15 a.m. Sunday during a dispute between passengers of two vehicles on CR 6763...

Fire reported at Liberty fast food restaurant

A report of a fire at the Popeye's restaurant, 1710 US 90 in Liberty, disrupted business Saturday evening around 5 p.m. According to Liberty Fire...

$7,500 reward offered for suspect who shot at DPS trooper

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Antonio Jaso Aguilar, 28, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash...

UPDATED: 1 dead in head-on collision in Cleveland

UPDATE: The identity of the victim in Wednesday's crash is John Wesley Pillow, 39, of Cleveland. The truck Pillow was driving was confirmed as...

Thanksgiving night hit-and-run accident leaves one pedestrian injured in Dayton

A vehicle struck and injured one of two brothers walking alongside CR 661 in the Dayton area Thanksgiving night, authorities say. According to Trooper Charles...

UPDATE: Elderly couple missing from Cleveland found safe

UPDATE: From the San Jacinto County Sheriff's Office:  "We have confirmed that the missing couple are now home and in good shape.  All alerts...

Reward increased to $10,000 for Most Wanted Fugitive, murder suspect with Houston ties

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding the public that the reward for Carlos Alberto Gonzalez-Barahona, 27, a Texas 10 Most Wanted...

DPS: Take an extra helping of safety this Thanksgiving

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding motorists to make safety an integral part of their Thanksgiving travel plans and to celebrate...

Crime Stoppers releases names of this week’s Featured Felons

The Multi-County Crime Stoppers, which serves Montgomery, Liberty and San Jacinto counties, released this week’s list of Featured Felons. All warrants were confirmed active...

DPS seeking leads in 1997 cold case of missing man

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public’s help in solving the disappearance of Harold William “Bill” Roland, and an...

Donations sought for victims of Plum Grove house fire

The morning after being called to a house fire in the Grand San Jacinto Subdivision near Plum Grove, firefighters with Plum Grove Volunteer Fire...

DPS investigating fatality accident on FM 242

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Trooper’s are currently investigating a three-vehicle fatality crash on SH 242 and Crystal Creek in Montgomery County. There...

Fire destroys home in Plum Grove

A family's home was lost to fire Wednesday night on CR 3452 in the Grand San Jacinto Subdivision near Plum Grove, according to Plum...

New Caney man killed in crash

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Troopers investigated a one-vehicle fatality crash on Galaxy Blvd. in Montgomery County on Sunday. The preliminary crash investigation indicates...

Liberty FD selling smoked and fried turkeys for Thanksgiving

Cooking up Thanksgiving dinner is less stressful with the help of Liberty firefighters. Through Nov. 17, firefighters are taking orders for smoked or fried...

Game Warden field notes

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Lost and Found While patrolling for hunting violations recently, a San...

Dayton woman killed in crash on SH 321

A 77-year-old Dayton woman, Joyce Parham Mikolajewski, died Friday from injuries she suffered in a head-on collision on SH 321 south of CR 668...

LPD: Man shot by stranger for no apparent reason

Liberty police are investigating a shooting that took place around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday in the Minglewood Subdivision. “A man called our dispatch center to say...

Liberty police chief on administrative leave

Liberty Police Chief Thomas Claunch is on paid administrative leave, according to Liberty City Manager Tom Warner. A decision regarding his employment with the city...

Stabbing investigation under way in Liberty

A 51-year-old man reportedly was stabbed in the neck outside of his hotel room at the Traveler's Inn, formerly known as Scottish Inn and...

Saratoga man charged with murder for Nov. 2 shooting

A 71-year-old Saratoga man, Gerald Wayne Tomlinson, is formally charged with Murder for a Nov. 2 shooting that claimed the life of a 37-year-old...

Crime Stoppers names this week’s Featured Fugitives

The Multi-County Crime Stoppers organization, which serves Montgomery, Liberty and San Jacinto counties, has picked the persons pictured for this week’s Featured Fugitive List....