According to MyFoxHouston.com, day care owner Jessica Tata who is responsible for a house fire that led to the deaths of 4 children, is now back in Houston’s Harris County jail after fleeing to Nigeria. Read more of this story here.

We are sad to hear that a man died falling from a roller coaster at Houston’s Livestock Show and Rodeo. Pattie Shieh covers more of this story at myfoxhouston.com here.

The HBA provides free wills for eligible senior citizens (60+) each spring.  All seniors must contact the Houston Volunteers Lawyers Program (713-228-0735) for intake to become eligible. For further information, please contact Lucy Fisher at 713-759-1133. Spring 2011 Will-A-Thon Dates: Intake – April 19, 2011; Will Execution – May 17, 2011.  Read More:

HOUSTON-Lashwanda Allen was arrested in Houston after police found her passed out with her 1-year-old daughter, allegedly drunk off Four Loko. The New York Post reports: When she awoke, she told police, her one-year-old daughter was holding an empty can and was stumbling around like she was drunk, KTRK reported Police said that the incident […]

From the Houston Zoo: We can promise you a “naturally wild” experience each time you visit the Houston Zoo. For Spring Break we’ve got some tips that can make your trip to the Zoo a bit more tame. The Houston Zoo is a popular destination throughout the month of March, and especially so during Spring […]

Via Isiah Carey on MyFoxHouston.com: An arrest has been made in the New Year’s Eve murder of a Houston party promoter. Dallas native Daveon Collier was found stabbed to death in his Houston apartment at the beginning of the year. FOX 26 News was first alerted to the arrest by a family member of the […]

During the next 20 years, the Texas Department of Transportation will need $315 billion to spend on the state’s roads and freeways for maintenance and construction just to keep traffic from getting worse, according to a report commissioned by the Texas Transportation Commission. The gasoline tax, federal dollars and other fees, which provide almost all […]

Via MyFoxHouston.com: CLEVELAND, Texas – It gets worse and worse: 4 Cleveland ISD students have been arrested in connection the gang rape of an 11-year-old girl. Their names are being withheld because they’re juveniles. They’ve all been charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child under 14. A spokeswoman with Cleveland ISD said the students […]

Via MyFoxHouston.com: HOUSTON – An electrical fire at the Dowling Middle School of Fine Arts caused classes to be canceled Monday. The dismissal of students caused a traffic tie-up outside the campus as parents rushed to pick up their children and school buses arrived to take students home early. Students were to be dismissed from […]

Via 39online.com: HOUSTON, TX — HISD is in a tough spot. At stake, 200 million dollars from the state of Texas. It is money lost due to budget nightmares. Cuts are imminent, and last night, HISD hosted a meeting full of hundred of parents and students. “For one of my children, making the decision to […]

Jury Selection begins this morning in the trial of Harris County Commissioner Jerry Eversole, who stands accused of accepting bribes from a friend and developer to whom he allegedly steered county contracts and appointments.  Read More: