Fire hydrant

Emails show Killeen didn’t inspect fire hydrants as required by law

An investigation by KCEN 6-TV found that Killeen city workers don’t regularly inspect fire hydrants in Killeen despite a city ordinance that requires the...
police

Fort Worth fires its controversial police chief

Fort Worth City Manager David Cooke announced Monday he had fired the city’s police chief, Joel Fitzgerald, following a series of controversies in recent...
Beaumont

Lamar University president says he’ll cooperate with investigation

Lamar University President Kenneth Evans says he will cooperate with an investigation into his administration at the Beaumont school, KFDM 6-TV reported. The university’s Faculty...
San Antonio teacher

San Antonio teacher placed on leave in alleged “sexting” incident

An unnamed teacher at South San High School in San Antonio has been placed on administrative leave after allegedly sending nude images of himself...
Waco school

Waco school accused of delaying action on sexual harassment allegations

Sources told KXXV-25 that administrators in the Connally school district in Waco didn’t act for months on complaints that then-assistant principal John Simpson had...
Waller County Judge

Nueces County judge “cast public discredit on the judiciary”

A panel of judges said the behavior of former judge Guy Williams both on and off the bench “cast public discredit on the judiciary,”...
classroom

Teacher who literally tossed student out of classroom resigns

A Waco teacher resigned after injuring a Tennyson Middle School student by carrying the boy and the desk in which he was sitting out...
firefighter

Former Haltom City firefighter says officials violated procedures in his firing

Haltom City faces a lawsuit from a former firefighter who says city officials violated civil service procedures when he appealed his firing, the Fort...
Kirbyville

Controversial Kirbyville superintendent resigns

Trustees for the Kirbyville consolidated school district north of Beaumont approved the resignation of controversial Superintendent Tommy Wallis on Thursday after more than a...