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  • Former Speaker Wright to be buried among famous Texans 
    Updated: May-10-15 5:37 pm

    WEATHERFORD, Texas - Former U.S. House Speaker Jim Wright will be buried at a historic cemetery in his hometown of Weatherford that also serves as the final resting place of other famous Texans.

  • Jim Wright, former US House speaker, dies at age 92 story has photos
    Updated: May-06-15 6:58 pm

    DALLAS - As a member of what he called "the people's house" for more than a generation, Texas Democrat Jim Wright was known for his rich oratorical skills in the U.S. House. He never relied on them more than the day in 1989 when he told those who had elected him speaker that he was prepared to resign after being accused of violating ethics rules dozens of times.

  • Former House Speaker Jim Wright dies at age 92 story has photos
    Updated: May-06-15 6:34 pm

    DALLAS - Former U.S. House Speaker Jim Wright, the longtime Texas Democrat who became the first House speaker in the nation's history to be driven out of office in midterm, has died at age 92.

  • Texas teen gets 45-year prison term for killing mom, sister story has photos
    Updated: May-01-15 8:15 am

    WEATHERFORD, Texas - A teenager has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for fatally shooting his mother and sister at their North Texas home.

  • Teen gets 45-year prison term for killing mother, sister 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 7:40 pm

    WEATHERFORD, Texas - A North Texas teen has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for fatally shooting his mother and younger sister at their home in 2012.