Customs Officers Seize Narcotics At Texas-Mexico Border Worth $1.8M+ Hidden In Tires, Ice Chests – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

EAGLE PASS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Eagle Pass Port of Entry seized narcotics worth more than $1.8 million in two separate unrelated enforcement actions. Packages containing 73 pounds of methamphetamineseized by CBP officers at Eagle Pass Port of Entry. (credit: U.S. Customs and Border Protection) “In an effort … Read more

Man Wanted In Dallas For Child Sexual Assault Charges, Jose Gerardo Ibarra Arrested At U.S.-Mexico Border – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

PHARR, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) — A 28-year-old man wanted by the Dallas Police Department for felony child sexual assault charges was arrested at the U.S.-Mexico border. U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents arrested Jose Gerardo Ibarra at the Pharr International Bridge on April 6. The bridge measures 3.2 miles long and has the fastest commercial crossing … Read more

Texas To Receive About Half A Million Less Vaccine Doses Next Week Due To Manufacturing Issue – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

(CBSDFW.COM) – Next week, Texas will receive about half a million less doses of the COVID-19 vaccine than it did this week. The decrease is due to a manufacturing issue with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, which cut the state’s shipment of that vaccine by about three-fourths of what it was last week. READ MORE: … Read more

Texas GOP Chair Allen West Champions Election Bills As Opponents Increase Efforts Against Them – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Civil rights and community organizations and prominent Texas Democrats are increasing their campaign against two controversial Texas election bills — Senate Bill 7 and House Bill 6. During a rally in Dallas Thursday against the legislation, Jane Hamilton with the Barbara Jordan Leadership Institute said, “Texas has a very long history of … Read more

Union backed Biden, lost jobs and other commentary

Heartland watch: Union Backed Biden, Lost Jobs The Appvion Inc. paper mill plant in Roaring Spring, Pa., closed for good this month, leaving 293 workers jobless and marking “the first significant manufacturing loss in this state since President Joe Biden took office,” Saleno Zito laments at American Greatness. Of those handed pink slips, 250 belonged … Read more

Texas Senate Passes Bill Requiring National Anthem Be Played At Pro Sporting Events – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas Senate passed a bill Thursday that would require the playing of the national anthem at professional sporting events in venues funded by taxpayers. The bill, known as the Star-Spangled Banner Protection Act, was introduced by Sen. Dawn Buckingham, R-Lakeway, and was supported by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick. According to … Read more

Gunman kills one and injures at least five more in mass shooting at custom cabinet maker in Texas

A suspect believed to be an employee of a custom cabinet maker in Texas has killed one person and injured five others as well as a state trooper during a deadly mass shooting in Bryan before then fleeing and sparking a massive manhunt.  Cops identified the suspect as Larry Bollin, 27, of Grimes County in a … Read more

1 Dead, 5 Injured In Shooting At Business In Bryan, Texas, Suspect Identified As Employee Larry Bollin – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

BRYAN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A suspect is in custody after a shooting that left one person dead and five others injured, four of them critically, at a business in Bryan, Texas, Thursday afternoon, police said. The incident happened at a business called Kent Moore Cabinets near FM 2818 and Stone City Drive. Police said one … Read more

Texas Gov. Abbott Challenges President Biden’s Executive Actions On Guns – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

(CBSDFW.COM) – In the Rose Garden Thursday, President Joe Biden said he’s taking aim at what he called “ghost guns,” those that are homemade and don’t have serial numbers that can be traced. “Gun violence in this country is an epidemic.” He wants major parts, which can be bought in a kit, to have serial … Read more

1 Dead, 4 Critically Injured In Shooting At Business In Bryan, Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

BRYAN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A suspect is in custody after a shooting that left one person dead and four others critically injured at a business in Bryan, Texas, Thursday afternoon, police said. The incident happened at a business called Kent Moore Cabinets near FM 2818 and Stone City Drive. READ MORE: Boom! 17 Babies Born, … Read more