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That Was One Scary Weekend - Bowie County Sheriff's Report
That Was One Scary Weekend - Bowie County Sheriff's Report
It was a scary week for your Bowie County Sheriff's Office and deputies as one of their own was seriously wounded Saturday night trying to apprehend a man who was wanted for murder. Lt Scott Lillis was shot through his left eye in that exchange and according to Bowie County Sheriff Jeff Neal, has lost the use of that eye but thank goodness he expected to make a full recovery and is in good spirits
Texas House Reports on Uvalde Shooting, Governor's Response
Texas House Reports on Uvalde Shooting, Governor's Response
The Texas House of Representative Report on the Robb Elementary school shooting in Uvalde, Texas came out over the weekend and it's an unbelievable cluster of mistake after mistake, the tragic results of those mistakes will be felt for decades in the Lone Star state. If you haven't seen the report there is a very well-done article on the Texas Tribune site, that breaks down the main takeaways. Rea
Exploitation of Young and Old Stand Out This Week in Bowie County
Exploitation of Young and Old Stand Out This Week in Bowie County
We hope everyone had a safe and happy July 4th weekend. The week leading up to our nation's birthday was a little slower than what you usually see here, which is a good thing, but along with the usual assaults and such, there were a couple of items that stood out. Two child pornography possession cases and one Exploitation of the Elderly, both of which are completely intolerable in our opinion. Yo
At Least One Assault Logged Every Day - Bowie County Sheriff's
At Least One Assault Logged Every Day - Bowie County Sheriff's
I don't know if it's the hot temperatures or just hot-headed people but there was at least one assault logged in Bowie County every day last week and some of those folks ended up in jail. Seems about the same every week. Your report is ready, prepared by Chief Deputy Robby McCarver, for the week of June 20 - 26, 2022. If you missed last week's report, it's right here.
Texas Governor Releases ‘State of the State’ Report for 2022
Texas Governor Releases ‘State of the State’ Report for 2022
Governor Greg Abbott has released his "2022 Report to the People of Texas," it's a review of all things Texas over the last year and a look ahead to the Governor's vision of the state's future. This is Abbott's fourth Report to the People of Texas since assuming office in 2015. This report is not the same as the State of the State address, those are actually a speech given by the Governo