Suspect booked into county jail after violent crime spree

Editor: Shannon Cottongame January 12, 2022 Casey Phillips A man accused of committing a violent carjacking and other crimes in Itasca last week has been captured after he initially evaded authorities by leaving a Waco hospital. The suspect, identified as 25-year-old Casey Phillips, was arrested at his family’s home between Hubbard and Dawson on State … Continue reading Suspect booked into county jail after violent crime spree

Hubbard man takes plea deal in local murder case

Editor: Shannon Cottongame December 8, 2021 Ricardo Ramos Ricardo Ramos, the Hubbard man charged in the June murder of a 26-year-old Maypearl man, accepted a plea agreement Thursday, December 2.If the case had gone to trial, Ramos was facing the death penalty. Under the agreement, he pleaded guilty and was sentenced to life in prison … Continue reading Hubbard man takes plea deal in local murder case