Eric Williams Sentenced to Death For Murders. Williams, a former justice of the peace, was convicted of killing Kaufman County DA Mike McLelland and his wife, Cynthia, and prosecutor Mark Hasse. “You made yourself out to be some sort of Charles Bronson ‘Death Wish’ vigilante in this case,” said District Judge Michael Snipes. “I never bought that … You murdered a little old lady, and you would have murdered two other innocent people if you would have had the opportunity. That puts you right there with Charles Manson and Jeffrey Dahmer and Richard Speck.”
Mavericks Reportedly in Talks To Acquire Rajon Rondo. A deal for the enigmatic Boston Celtics point guard would involve a 2015 first-round pick and Brandan Wright, plus some other players to make the numbers work. Rondo would be an upgrade over current starter Jameer Nelson, but would he fit in? And would the team be desperately thin up front if they made this trade? I’ll take your calls after the break. You’re listening to The Whooping Crain.
Reminder: Plastic Bag Ordinance Goes Into Effect January 1. Unless you bring your own reusable bag, it’ll be an extra nickel. Unrelated: I always want to type “ordnance” instead of “ordinance,” which really changes the sentence.Full Story