Articles Tagged “DPS”

  • Trinity ISD Van Accident

    KTRE Channel 9 in Lufkin reports that 7-year-old Journey Magness, the daughter of Trinity County Sheriff’s Deputy David Magness, died in a Trinity ISD van accident on FM 1893 Thursday morning. The van was reported…

  • Halloween Driving Safety

    Today is officially Halloween. DPS offers the following tips to keep in mind while driving during Halloween: Don’t drink and drive. (Designate a sober driver or take a cab.) Eliminate distractions, including the usage of…

  • DPS Reminds Drivers to Watch out for School Children

    Begin to keep in mind that school starts today. The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) cautions Texans to watch for children who are walking to and from school or waiting for buses. Drivers should…

  • Grand Jury Charge And Accident Report

    The Huntsvillle Item reports that 19-year-old Jasmine Monika Archie has been indicted by a Walker County Grand Jury for two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly driving her car into another…

  • HISD Employee Killed in Wreck

    The Huntsville Item reports that Wednesday evening 40-year-old HISD employee Lutrena Archie-Davidson was killed in a head-on accident on State Highway 30 West by a suspected intoxicated driver. The paper and DPS reports the suspected…

  • Huntsville Man Killed in Accident

    The Huntsville Item reports that a 22-year-old man was killed in an accident involving only one vehicle Tuesday morning in Montgomery County. DPS reports that Blake Ryan Newman was found dead in his Dodge Ram…

  • 3-Hour Police Chase on Saturday

    A three hour police chase Saturday afternoon led officers through three counties, including Montgomery, Walker, and Madison. According to Scott Engle with the Montgomery County Police Reporter, around 1:30 DPS Troopers attempted to stop an…

  • Fourteen Have Been Charged with Methamphetamine Charges in the Southern District of Texas

    U-S Attorney Kenneth Magidson has announced that a total of 14 people are now in custody on methamphetamine charges in three separate cases. These arrests were part of Operation Dream Catcher which also led to…

  • Fatal Car Fire on FM 405

    Over the weekend, the Huntsville Item reported that last Friday afternoon around 3:50 the Riverside Fire Department responded to a car on fire close to an embankment near the 300 block of FM 405. The…

  • Fatal Head-on Collision on I-45 Sunday Night

    According to a report in the Montgomery County Police reporter, shortly before ten last night the Walker County Sheriff’s Office began receiving calls about a silver Lincoln headed northbound in the southbound lanes of I-45…