Statewide News

Texas sailor killed in Afghanistan

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a sailor who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Country singer Randy Travis arrested on multiple charges

Country singer Randy Travis was arrested in Grayson County early Wednesday following a wreck in Tioga.

Outdoor Cooking Safety

Summer not only symbolizes school breaks and hot weather, but outdoor cooking. Warm weather almost dictates taking the cooking outside for a number of reasons: its fun, it tastes good, clean up is easy, and it’s a fun way to entertain.

Couple faces charges after children test positive for meth

An arrest of two Deming, New Mexico residents on child abuse charges lead investigators to find two children testing positive for meth. Santana Garcia and Ray Rodriguez were arrested on a warrant issued Aug. 1.

Brig. Gen. Manuel Rodriguez to Assume Command of Texas State Guard

AUSTIN -Texas Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. John F. Nichols is pleased to announce that Brig. Gen. Manuel "Tony" Rodriguez will take command of the Texas State Guard, upon the retirement of Maj. Gen.

Tax Amnesty Deadline Approaching

(AUSTIN) — Businesses have a little more than a week remaining to take advantage of the Texas Fresh Start tax amnesty period, which ends on Aug. 17.

Will former Louisana Governor Edwards become a father at 85 years old?

Could former governor Edwin Edwards be thinking of becoming a father again? According to the man himself, that's the plan.

DPS launches online version of Texas prescription drug monitoring program

At the urging of the 82nd Texas Legislature, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has developed a secure online prescription monitoring program, called Prescription Access in Texas (PAT), which provides controlled substance prescription

Struggling Richland Parish schools mired in controversy; white students can't transfer

Controversy is swirling around two Richland Parish elementary schools after parents received a note stating white children could not transfer from the struggling schools.

LA Tech mascot dead of heat stroke

Lousiana Tech's mascot, a bulldog named Tech XX, is dead, after a city-wide search that lasted for days.