Statewide News

TX hunting, fishing license sales unavailable October 19-20

Texas hunting and fishing licenses cannot be purchased between 9:00 p.m., (CDT) Saturday, October 19 and 9:00 a.m., Sunday, October 20. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department licensing system will be down for maintenance.

DPS arrests 1,600 drunk drivers during holiday enforcement

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers made more than 1,600 DWI arrests during a special enforcement period recently, which included the Labor Day holiday.

SMU WR named Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

Southern Methodist University senior wide receiver Jeremy Johnson has been selected as The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week for the sixth week of the college football season.

October 7 deadline for voter registration in November 5 elections

Monday, October 7, is the deadline to vote in the November 5 elections.

Dario Franchitti involved in serious wreck at Houston race

Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti was involved in a serious crash Sunday during the Grand Prix of Houston.

Tropical Storm Karen weaks into a tropical depression

Some relief for people living along the Northern Gulf Coast. Tropical Storm Karen has weakened to a tropical depression. Winds are now at 35 miles per hour and all tropical storm warnings have been dropped.

Upcoming Senate vote on federal worker backpay

If the Senate passes this bill for federal worker backpay, it will be the second time that Harry Reid and the Democrats have blinked to approve targeted, House-passed funding measures.

Southeast Louisiana battens down for Tropical Storm Karen

People in parts of Southeast Louisiana are battening down in preparation for tropical storm Karen. The storm is off the gulf coast, heading for land.

Sam's Club to open doors to military during government shutdown for no fee

While Military Commissaries are closed due to the government shutdown, Sam's Club is allowing all military members with a valid military ID card to shop without a Sam's Club membership.