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Nacogdoches woman killed after being ejected from a vehicle.

A one vehicle crash early this morning ends with one Nacogdoches woman killed. It happened on U.S. Hwy 250 and County Road 822 in Nacogdoches County at 2:00 a.m. this morning.

Texas governor demands apology over newspaper's plant blast cartoon

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is demanding an apology from a California newspaper that published a cartoon that seemed to link his push for less regulations to the recent fertilizer plant explosion that killed 14.

ETX man killed in three car accident

On April 26, 2013 at 3:30 p.m. officers from the Palestine Police Department were called to a traffic accident on Loop 256 and Martin Luther King Blvd. Officers arrived on scene and found three vehicles that were involved in an accident.

Mother's Day: Great tech gift ideas for modern moms

(StatePoint) You may not think your mom is "cool," but is she hip when it comes to technology? If you have a tech savvy mom, skip the order on the flower bouquet and treat her right this Mother's Day with the latest gear.

Fishing stocking makes sport available near you

Catfish stockings will take place every two weeks through the summer and fall except during August, when high water temperatures may limit fish survival.

Skip the Trip, Renew Driver License Online Before Summer Rush

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is encouraging residents to beat the summer rush at driver license offices across the state by renewing their license or identification card early or online.

Texas parents reminded to pay child support

County Sheriff Kenneth Hammack has arrested 11 Polk County parents who violated court orders requiring them to pay child support. Today's sweep was conducted in conjunction with the Texas Attorney General's Child Support Division.

Texans should take look at individual water use habits

In an ongoing effort toward solving Texas 'critical water crisis, Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples, along with the Texas Senate, announced the passage of Senate Resolution 593 honoring the statewide impact and success of the Texas Wate

Special enforcement periods keep Texas roads safer

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers made more than 1,000 DWI arrests during a Spring Break special enforcement period this year.

SCAM ALERT: Utilities scammers targeting victims by phone

Utility companies throughout the US and Canada are warning their customers about a new con. Scammers are calling residents and impersonating utility staff, claiming to be collecting on late bills.