San Jacinto County, TX

San Jacinto County,


Shortly after 730 this morning, the San Jacinto County Sheriff Office Communications Division received a 9-1-1 call requesting Law Enforcement assistance near the 200 blocks of Rayburn in Cleveland. Dispatchers were informed a 39-year-old male, was in the front yard armed with a long rifle threatening to hurt himself. As...
Crosby, TXHouston Chronicle

Man's body found in San Jacinto River near Crosby, sheriff says

A man's body was found Monday in the the San Jacinto River near Crosby, according to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez. He said units located the man at 12044 Beach St. The discovery is possibly linked to a man who went missing Sunday after falling of a Jet Ski in the area, he said. The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences will determine the man's identity and cause of death.
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San Jacinto County, TXEast Texas News

Cleveland man holds police at bay -Three-hour standoff ends with arrest

CLEVELAND — A 39-year-old man threatening to shoot himself was taken into custody by San Jacinto County Sheriff’s deputies on Tuesday morning. According to a press release from Sheriff Greg Capers, the Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call shortly after 7:30 a.m. Tuesday stating the suspect was in the yard of a residence in the 200 block of Rayburn Street in Cleveland.

Crime Stoppers releases this week’s Featured Felons list

The Multi-County Crime Stoppers organization, which serves Montgomery, Liberty and San Jacinto counties, has picked the persons pictured for this week’s Featured Felons list. All persons had active warrants as of June 9, 2021, according to Crime Stoppers. If you recognize any of the suspects pictured, do not attempt to...
Harris County,

Renovated historic Santa Anna capture site unveiled

Now you can visit the place that played a big part in the battle of San Jacinto. We're talking about the capture site of Santa Anna, which has just had a facelift. Harris County Pct. 2 Commissioner Adrian Garcia tells FOX 26 Houston all about the historic unveiling.
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Marisol Gallagher

Anonymous donation to fund tuition for San Jac class of 2021

HOUSTON — A private donor has made an anonymous contribution to the San Jacinto College Foundation to finance up to three years of tuition for the high school class of 2021. “On behalf of San Jacinto College, our Board of Trustees, and the students who will benefit from this generous gift, I say thank you. This last year has been a challenge for so many students, and the ability to remove the financial burden for thousands of high school graduates will allow them to attend college and earn their workforce certificate or associate degree. We are incredibly grateful for this thoughtful and transformational gift,” said Dr. Laurel Williamson, San Jacinto College Deputy Chancellor and President.
San Jacinto County,


…SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY…. SOUTHWESTERN SAN JACINTO…WEST CENTRAL LIBERTY AND NORTH CENTRAL. At 343 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over. Porter Heights, or 8 miles northeast of Spring, moving northeast at. 20 mph. Pea size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will...
San Jacinto County,

San Jacinto Community College offers free tuition to class of 2021

An anonymous donor has given the community college money to create '21 Forward,' providing free tuition to any senior in the San Jacinto taxing district graduating during the 2020-2021 school year. Dr. Allatia Harris, Vice Chancellor for Strategic Initiatives for San Jacinto Community College joins FOX 26 Houston Morning show to tell us all about it!
Montgomery County,

Crime Stoppers renews plea, ups reward for information regarding woman missing since 2015

Multi-County Crimes Stoppers, which serves Liberty, San Jacinto and Montgomery counties, has received an anonymous donation to increase the reward for information in the case of Danielle Sleeper, who has been missing since 2015. The supplemental donation brings the total reward to $21,000 for information leading to the arrest of any person related to Sleeper’s disappearance.
New Caney,


The East Fork San Jacinto near New Caney. * At 8:00 PM CDT Friday the stage was 62.5 feet. * Flood stage is 58.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. * Recent Activity…The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending. at 8:00 PM CDT...
New Caney,

New Caney man charged in murder of Cleveland man

Authorities have apprehended a suspect in the murder of Clay Heard, 44, of Cleveland, whose body was found April 22 in a ditch off of Forest Service Road 201 in the Sam Houston National Forest in San Jacinto County outside of Cleveland. Heard had been shot three times, leading to his death.

San Jacinto College baseball and softball headed to NJCAA national tournament

The San Jacinto College baseball and softball teams are headed to their respective National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) national tournaments after super regional and regional tournament wins this past weekend. The baseball team (48-13) defeated Navarro College in the best-of-three Mid-South Super Regional on Monday. The return to Junction,...