Statewide News

ETX college athlete makes SportsCenter's #1 top play

An East Texas basketball player made his way to the top of "SportsCenter's Top 10" plays Thursday night.

ETX deputy, wife allegedly fail to report sexual assaults of 3 children

A Smith County deputy and his wife were booked into jail in late November for allegedly failing to report sexual assaults involving three different children.

Most Wanted Sex Offender arrested in Austin

Lloyd Lester Gibson III, 67, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested in Austin on Monday by the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, which includes the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Aggies, Sooner slated for 77th AT&T Cotton Bowl

Johnny “Football” Manziel and the Texas A&M Aggies are coming to Cowboys Stadium to face Landry Jones and the Oklahoma Sooners in a battle of top-ranked teams in the 77th AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic.

Tyrann Mathieu to enter NFL draft

Despite a rocky year due to drug related issues, Tyrann Mathieu is reportedly entering the NFL draft.

ACLU issues letter defending woman's right to 'middle finger light display'

Sarah Henderson was told by police to remove Christmas lights in the shape of a middle finger, and fined after complaints from neighbors. However, the American Civil Liberties Union says she had every right to put them up.

Four Texans fall 1 number shy of hitting massive jackpot

While Powerball® jackpot winning tickets were sold in Arizona and Missouri, four lucky Texans matched five numbers (5–16–22–23–29) but not the Powerball (6) last night to win $1 million each.

Texas files to seize Warren Jeffs' ranch where children were sexually assaulted

The Texas Attorney General’s Office has initiated legal proceedings to seize the YFZ Ranch, a 1,600-acre property in West Texas where multiple children were sexually assaulted by members of the FLDS.

JACKPOT ALERT: Powerball winnings raised to $550 million!

Due to the strength of sales, the winner of tonight’s Powerball® jackpot will have an additional $50 million to enjoy. Tonight’s jackpot has increased to an estimated $550 million with a cash value of $360.2 million.

Texas girl behind viral video gives back to community

A Texas woman finds success on the internet spoofing popular videos, but that's not all.