Posted: Jun 1, 2014 2:31 AM
Updated: Jun 1, 2014 2:31 AM
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) West Texas cotton producers finally got the rain they needed last weekend. It provided a short-term reprieve for the most drought-ravaged portion of the state and attracted the attention of international markets. Most of the region from the top of the panhandle to south of San Angelo saw some measure of precipitation over five days, ranging from an inch to more than a foot.
RIO GRANDE CITY, Texas (AP) Court records show a Honduran man has been charged with assaulting a federal agent after fighting with him while trying to avoid an immigration arrest near Rio Grande City. The Monitor in McAllen reports the 18-year-old man went before a U.S. magistrate judge on Thursday and was formally charged with assaulting a federal officer and an immigration violation.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Arlington police are investigating the cellphone records of two drivers involved in traffic collision in which a baby in a stroller was hit and killed. A police spokeswoman told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that investigators are also working with traffic engineers to examine the lights at the intersection to determine if the vehicles involved in Thursday's accident.
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) The husband of a 62-year-old woman missing since earlier this week has been arrested after her remains were discovered in a field near Lubbock. The Avalanche-Journal reports the Lubbock County medical examiner on Friday identified human remains found in a field as Shelley Myers Jordan, who has been missing since Monday.