High School Student Hospitalized After Eating Brownie Containing Pot and LSD

A 17 year old girl was hospitalized at a Trophy Club, Texas, high school after eating a brownie.


Marijuana Pilot Case Going to Grand Jury?

(Source: By Brad Kellar, The Herald Banner, Greenville, Texas (MCT) – GREENVILLE — More than two years after a pilot allegedly dumped bags full of marijuana on locations across Hunt [...]


Religious Card Found in Load of Marijuana at El Paso Border Crossing

(Source: By Daniel Borunda, El Paso Times, Texas (MCT) – A religious card of Jesus Christ was found in a load of marijuana that resulted in the arrest of a [...]


Health Coverage Figures Better For County

(Source: Athens Daily Review, Texas (MCT) – Athens — Henderson County fared better than many in East Texas in a U.S. Census Bureau study that estimates health insurance coverage for [...]

Heart Disease: Hospital Sheds Light on Reversing Numbers

(Source: Victor R. Martinez El Paso Times, Texas (MCT) — Last Monday began like any other start of the week for 68-year-old Maria de Jesus Medina. Then, as she prepared [...]

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‘Manicurist’ was Pot Network Ringleader

(Source: By Dane Schiller, Houston Chronicle (MCT) – The diminutive Thu Dinh supposedly worked as a manicurist at a Vietnamese-run nail salon, but federal authorities say she really made money [...]

Dying Ex-Doctor Battling Pain in More Ways than One

(Source: By Tony Freemantle, Houston Chronicle (MCT) – Sitting in his hot Volvo in a parking lot in southwest Houston in July, Richard Patt was doubled over, sobbing. The endorphins [...]

Recovering Alcoholic Leads Cattan Center, Understands Disease

(Source: By Camille Doty, Victoria Advocate, Texas (MCT) – Mary Helen Barrick grew up determined not to follow in her father’s footsteps as an alcoholic. He died at the age [...]

Dr. Palmer Beasley was Instrumental in Linking Liver Cancer, Hepatitis B

(Source: By: Terri Langford, Houston Chronicle (MCT) – Epidemiologist R. Palmer Beasley, whose pivotal research on hepatitis B in Taiwan first linked the virus to liver cancer, died Saturday of [...]

Eleven Indicted in Elaborate Cross-Country Drug Ring

(Source: By Denise G. Callahan, Hamilton JournalNews, Ohio (MCT) – Eleven men allegedly involved in a sophisticated drug trafficking ring that ran between Butler and Hamilton counties and Texas have [...]