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Family members on both sides shed tears over the trial where Jose Antonio Rios, 20, was found guilty of murder in connection to Marc Allen Rodriguez's death.

Jurors watched more interviews between police and Jose Antonio Rios in which the his account of events leading up to Marc Allen Rodriguez's death takes a turn.

Despite objections from his defense, an initial interview between police and defendant Jose Antonio Rios, 20, of Freeport made its way into the courtroom Wednesday in the second day of a trial where he faces a first-degree felony murder charge.

A gunshot wound and blunt force trauma to the head were determined Marc Allen Rodriguez's cause of death via autopsy, but who's responsible for those injuries varies between prosecution and defense.

On Sunday, Faye Tootle turned 100. She recalls her time working at the headquarters of the U.S. Department of Defense under a Chief of Army Ordnance General as "an interesting, early life for a young person." Her job included typing notes which she would later burn to keep all confidential information from getting out.

Deputies responded to a call in reference to a stabbing where they found April Renee Franco, 42, with stab wounds in the 5100 block of CR 388A in Brazoria at about 5:43 a.m. Saturday. An ambulance took Franco to CHI St. Luke's Health-Brazosport where she was pronounced dead, according to a press release from the sheriff's office.

For more than two decades, the City of Enchantment has annually received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting was awarded for its Comprehensive Annual Fiscal Report by the Government Finance Officers Association.

FREEPORT — Six Freeport residents were arrested and charged with various drug charges after police raided a house in the 700 block of West Bro…

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