Texas News - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

News from around the state of Texas

Saturday, Dec 9, 2017

Ex-Priest Gets Life in Prison for 1960 Parishioner Slaying

Ex-Priest Gets Life in Prison for 1960 Parishioner Slaying

A jury on Friday sentenced an 85-year-old former priest to life in prison for the 1960 killing of a schoolteacher and former beauty queen who was a member of the parish he served.

Friday, Dec 8, 2017

Texas Prosecutors Seek 57-Year Sentence for Former Priest

Texas Prosecutors Seek 57-Year Sentence for Former Priest

Prosecutors asked a jury Friday to send a former priest convicted of murder to prison for 57 years, reflecting how long he has walked free since he killed a 25-year-old beauty queen who went to him for...

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017

Ex-Priest Convicted of 1960 Texas Teacher Murder

Ex-Priest Convicted of 1960 Texas Teacher Murder

A former priest has been found guilty of murder in the 1960 slaying of a South Texas teacher and one-time beauty queen who was a member of the parish he served.

About
Texas is a big, big state. On this page you'll find a list of stories from other parts of Texas, outside of Dallas-Fort Worth.