Statewide News

Skype allows Southeast Texas soldier to share child's birth from 6,000 miles away

Beaumont, TX (KBMT) -- A Southeast Texas soldier Wednesday was able to share in the birth of his child thanks to Skype. Staff Sgt.

Minors can no longer use tanning salons

When she was 16, Cheri Huber considered her skin splotchy and pasty. She began to go to a tanning salon about three times a week.

TX game wardens prepare for Labor Day weekend

All available Texas game wardens will be patrolling the state’s public waters over the Labor Day weekend to make sure everyone who goes boating or fishing gets home safely.

Oil rig explodes in south TX

Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a oil rig explosion near Victoria, Texas.

New traffic, criminal laws take effect September 1

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today highlighted notable traffic and criminal laws that go into effect on Sept. 1, 2013.

11-Year-Old Youngest Freshman Ever at TCU

FORT WORTH (KDAF) -- While most eleven-year-olds are adjusting to life as a sixth grade student, one is already in college. That's right – college.

BIG 12 NEWS: Defending BIG 12 champions take on ND State in season opener

The defending BIG 12 champion Kansas State Wildcats will take on the North Dakota State Bisons, Friday night, in their season opener.

BIG 12 NEWS: TCU to open season against LSU

In a clash of two top 25 teams, the Texas Christian University Horned Frogs will take on the Louisiana State University Tigers in their season opener, Saturday night at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.

VIDEO: TX farm honors first responders with corn maze

Dewberry Farms in Brookshire, Texas, about 35-miles outside of Houston, is honoring first responders in a unique way, with a corn maze!

VIDEO: 11-year-old starting college at TCU

The first weeks of college as a freshman are nerve-wracking enough, but imagine heading off to college at 11-years-old.