Statewide News

Reward increased for Texas Most Wanted fugitive

The reward for a Texas Most Wanted fugitive has increased to $17,500. Any information leading to the arrest of Ernesto Alonso Garcia, 30, will be given the $17,500 reward if the tip comes in during the month of July.

$2.7 million of marijuana seized inside cargo of Serrano peppers

U.S. Custom and Border Protection officers seized over $2.7 million in marijuana at a Valley port of entry over the weekend.

Comptroller's Office offers resource for TX business owners

During the month of July, the Comptroller’s office will conduct 16 free taxpayer seminars across the state. At these seminars, taxpayers can learn how to properly fill out tax forms, and file and pay taxes electronically.

National Firearms Safety event to educate children in firearms safety

The citizens of the United States want their children to be properly educated in firearms safety.

ETX woman indicted, charged with mailing laced letters to President Obama, NYC mayort

A Texas woman has been indicted and charged with mailing ricin-laced letters to President Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a U.S. attorney's office in Texas said Friday.

Grand jury says no charges in Texas train wreck that killed 4 veterans

Texas grand jury declined to issue charges in a November 2012 deadly collision between a freight train and a parade float that killed four veterans and injured more than a dozen people, Assistant District Attorney Eric Kalenak of Midland County said

TX woman arrested for attempted murder of mother, told police mom was 'evil and possessed by the devil

A woman is accused of trying to kill her mother Tuesday night because she believed her mother was "evil and possessed by the devil", according to a El Paso Police Dept. news release.

DPS Boosts DWI Patrols for July 4th Holiday

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 10-day period that includes the July 4th holiday.

Gov. Perry: TX will continue to build on our 'Legacy of Life'

Gov. Rick Perry today rallied pro-life advocates from around the country at the National Right to Life Convention. The governor has called a second special session to protect women and the unborn in Texas.