A former deputy with the Matagorda County Sheriff's Office has been sentenced for crimes related to the possession and production of child pornography.
Hurricane season is very quickly approaching and Matagorda County officials are urging readiness for its county residents.
Faustino Silvas, 5'4" tall and 150 pounds, was last seen on March 2 wearing a dark-colored jacket, jeans, and a hat. The police department has received reports of sightings around town and is asking for the public's help in finding him.
A man accused of murdering a woman in Bay City was found and arrested in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Angela Wakat brought Michael Hurte, DBA Texas Custom Barns, to our attention last February. She got a judgement against him after all she says she got for her money was a pile of dirt.
Disorganized showers and storms continue over the northwest Gulf, and satellite imagery shows that brief surface circulations have been coming and going today within a broad area of lower pressure - this often indicates that a cluster of storms is slowly coming together, but is still too disorganized to be a tropical depression or storm.
FOX 26's Chelsea Edwards shows us around Palacios and gives us a look at some of the food and shopping you can check out in the Texas city.
FOX 26's Chelsea Edwards shares how history, food and fun all come together in the Palacios, Texas, just a one-tank trip away from Houston.
A Silver Alert has been discontinued for Hairl Bundick, 82, who was found after being reported missing from Bay City in Matagorda County on Sunday.
It's unclear what caused the fire, as it's an active scene but police are urging residents to avoid the area.
Officials have issued an AMBER ALERT Friday for a teenage girl believed to be abducted by a man in Bay City, Texas.
Some Southeast Texas school districts have announced plans to remain closed due to damage from Nicholas.
FOX 26 is your Gulf Coast Weather Authority and we continue our team coverage of Hurricane Nicholas, which is expected to make landfall, and our Dr. Jim Siebert says as of midnight, it has yet to make landfall but should do so overnight.
FOX 26 Reporter Matthew Seedorf updates The Factor on conditions in Matagorda County, near where Nicholas will make landfall.
Houston rescue teams are coming together to evacuate animals stuck in hurricane-ravaged Louisiana. Others are taking food and supplies to pets and livestock still in the state.
It's been a heavy rain-filled week in the Houston area and it doesn't seem to be stopping soon. FOX 26 Houston's Matthew Seedorff shows us how severe the flooding was in Matagorda County.
A body has been recovered during the search for a missing 10-year-old boy who was swept out from shore in Matagorda, the sheriff’s office confirms.
A Matagorda County family is receiving a Historic Texas Cemetery designation for family property where they believe they have found 33 unmarked graves.
Sargent residents say they need the state and the county’s help. They had two big rain storms recently.
The sheriff's office is warning the public not to pick up suspicious packages after several kilos of suspected cocaine washed up on two Matagorda County beaches in less than a week.