AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 12-day period that includes the July 4th holiday. From June 26 – July 7, DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at times when alcohol-related crashes are most frequent.
Nationwide Boating Under the Influence Crackdown This Weekend in Texas
The night of June 3, 2005 was hot, humid, and dry. The drought conditions in deep East Texas had continued unabated all year. Both man and beast were in search of cool air and wet water.
I arrived early at the Shelbyville High School gymnasium on a cold January night in 2001. The small gym was already packed with people there to watch a basketball game between two rival schools. I had been assigned to provide security, along with another deputy, for this event. It seems that San Augustine and Shelbyville had a rather heated rivalry and extra security was needed.
HOUSED IN PANOLA COUNTY: 49
HOUSED FOR SHELBY COUNTY: 00