Marilyn Tennissen Mar. 2, 2009, 6:20am
Police keep employees and the public out of the Jefferson County Courthouse after receiving a bomb threat March 2. For about 45 minutes, hundreds of residents and employees had to drop what they were doing and vacate the Jefferson County Courthouse after a bomb threat on Monday.
Kelly Holleran Mar. 4, 2009, 2:45am
A Jefferson County couple has filed suit against Empire Indemnity Insurance Co., ZC Sterling Insurance Agency Inc., Audit Services Inc. and an adjuster, alleging they were not paid money to which they were entitled after Hurricane Ike destroyed sections of their home.
Steve Korris Mar. 4, 2009, 10:00am
Photo included in Justice Hecht's dissenting opinion. He gives attribution to supanet.com. AUSTIN Ã¯Â¿Â½ Years of muscling 18 wheels across three miles of dirt road to a sand pit didn't warn trucker David Perry to watch out for potholes and neither did speed limit signs all along the road, the Supreme Court of Texas ruled on Feb. 27.