Statewide News

Perry adds abortion, juvenile justice to special session

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; for the second time in as many days, Gov.

Wood County woman sentenced 12 years for drug trafficking violations

A Wood County woman is sentenced for drug trafficking violations. Denise Marie Meeks, 37, has been sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking violations in East Texas.

Spurs 113, Heat 77: A vulgar display of power

As Cornbread Maxwell noted after Boston destroyed the Lakers in Game 1 of the 1985 Finals, basketball isn’t backgammon. You don’t get extra credit for margin of victory.

REPORT: FEMA refuses to provide aid to West, Texas after plant explosion

Media reports are stating Governor Rick Perry received a letter from the Federal Emergency Management Agency saying they are not going to provide money to assist in rebuilding a Central Texas town that was ripped apart by a fertilizer plant exp

Gov. Perry adds abortion, juvenile capital felony issues to 'Special Session' call

Gov. Rick Perry today expanded the special session call to include: Legislation relating to the regulation of abortion procedures, providers and facilities.

2 ETX men sentenced to prison for meth trafficking

Two men have been sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

BREAKING: UIL passes amendment limiting full-contact football practice

Limiting full-contact practice during the football season is one more step to becoming reality.

Haynesville Shale drilling showing new signs of life

It’s no secret the Haynesville Shale isn’t what it used to be — but it’s showing signs of coming back.

BREAKING: 1 arrested in San Antonio Army base shooting

(UPDATE 4:20 p.m.): According to CNN, San Antonio police officers searched surrounding areas near Ft. Sam Houson searching for the shooting suspect where an unidentified man was captured and taken away via police.

Bowie Co. Sheriff's Office seeks help in locating missing DeKalb man

UPDATE 06-09-13: Search teams spent Saturday, June 8, 2013, scouring the area off of County Road 4313 where Josphe Gaspard's vehicle was found yesterday.