Statewide News

TX dog saved after being shot, left for dead in trash bag

A dog hit by a shotgun blast and left for dead in a trash bag on a cold night in Texas has survived, thanks to some animal lovers.

Brand said Mavs fortunate they haven't been booed

The struggling Mavericks see a bright side to their losing. At least the Dallas fans are still positive.

Cowboys, Garrett make first "uncomfortable" move of the off season, fire running backs coach Skip Peete

Who made the call? Jerry Jones of Jason Garrett? The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has the latest.

After affair and resignation, Texas track coach seeks justice

The University of Texas women's track coach who resigned under fire after the disclosure of an affair with a female student a decade ago doesn't understand why she was targeted for punishment and questions whether she's being treate

Police: Bus driver allegedly drunk when he dropped off students

A school bus driver was arrested this morning after he endangered the lives of roughly 49 children. At the time of his arrest, the 26-year-old man had a blood alcohol level that was more than two-times the legal limit.

Heavy snow hampers efforts to reopen portions of west Texas interstate

Blizzard conditions hampered efforts early Friday to reopen large sections of Interstate 10 in west Texas that were closed following crashes.

Featured Texas fugitive reward increased to $17,500

The reward for Jesus Alberto Villegas, 33, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has increased to $17,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of January.

Oil field wives may get their chance to go on TV

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; A reality television show developer has traveled from California to Texas in hopes of spinning the "Real Housewives" concept into an oil field drama.

Pistol packing Texas preacher offers free concealed carry classes to teachers

The shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary has one pastor reaching out to teachers in Southeast Texas.