Around Houston

What’s happening in H-Town, “in your hood,” right under your nose? From top local news headlines to headlining events, we are keeping you up to date on the latest from the streets of Houston.

Pastor Tracy Burleson is at the center of the case, which includes murder-for-hire, greed and a bizarre love triangle involving his own son.

Lawrence Brewer was executed for the murder of James Byrd Jr. and Troy Davis was executed for the murder of Officer Mark MacPhail Wednesday in two cases that gained national attention.

They are more hip-hop than the Gym Class Heroes, but less street than N.W.A. They represent Texas just as much as UGK, but are also influenced by their east coast hip-hop counterparts.

Paul Wall and friends were busted for pot possession in El Paso Sunday. After their release, what did they do? What they all do – released a Twitpic of themselves handcuffed in the patrol car!