Gov. Perry Activates Texas Military Forces in Palo Pinto County

AUSTIN – Gov. Rick Perry has activated Texas Military Forces (TMF) aircraft and personnel to assist state and local firefighting efforts in North Texas.

West Nile virus prompts public health emergency in Dallas County

A West Nile virus epidemic has prompted a public health emergency in Dallas County, Texas, a judge declared Friday. The virus there has infected 175 people, said Patricia Huston of Dallas County Health and Human Services.

Fox to Preview The New Fox Tuesday Sunday, August 26

 Fans in 10 cities across the country will have the exclusive opportunity to be the first to see FOX’s new Tuesday night comedies BEN AND KATE and THE MINDY PROJECT during the NEW FOX TUESDAY SCREENINGS AND LIVE Q&A EVENT on Sund

City of College Station decides to reroute Lick Creek Trail

COLLEGE STATION -- After months of heated arguments about whether or not a College Station hike and bike trail would go through the Springbrook community, the city council has voted to reroute the trail along the streets.

Raise in corn prices good for Central Texas farmers

WACO -- Corn is used in a whole lot of things that we do. everything from food, to cattle feed to even ethanol and energy," Director of Publications for the Texas Farm Bureau, Mike Barnett said.

Local police chief fired

BUCKHOLTS -- The police chief in Buckholts no longer works for the city after being fired for tampering with government records.

Second suspect arrested for kidnapping, sexually assaulting local woman

KILLEEN -- Another man linked to the sexual assault and kidnapping of a Killeen woman last week is now in jail. Josh Harris was arrested last night for aggravated kidnapping and aggravated sexual assault.

Trump will have 'memorable' role at GOP convention, aide says

Donald Trump is set to get a 'unique' gig at the Republican National Convention in late August, an aide to the real estate titan confirmed on Friday.

Army private gets 2 life sentences for plan to attack Ft. Hood soldiers

Army Pvt. Naser Jason Abdo was sentenced to life in prison Friday for planning to bomb a restaurant in Killeen, Texas, when it was filled with soldiers and their families.

Heisman hopeful, LSU football player Tyrann Mathieu kicked off team

LSU Head Coach Les Miles called a special press conference today to announce that Tyrann Mathieu has been removed from the team due to a policy violation.