Statewide News

Learn to fly-fish

Expert fly-fisher Bob Cappallo will teach fly-fishing for beginners at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center May 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

UT Austin celebrates 42 prestigious new scholarships and fellowships

The University of Texas at Austin welcomes 42 new endowments this year benefiting students in a range of disciplines.

Good Samaritan saves 3 during shrimp boat fire in TX

Three men were brought to safety by a good Samaritan after the a shrimp boat caught firejust north of the South Galveston Jetty, Friday.

Brittney Griner, 4 Lady Bear seniors to enter WNBA draft

Brittney Griner is one of a list of 12 prospects invited to attend the 2013 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm, which will be held on Monday, April 15, at ESPN headquarters in Bristol, Conn.

Amber Alert: Missing 12 yr old girl

The Cedar Hill Police Department is searching for Sommer Brown, 12, of Cedar Hill. She was last seen wearing a black tank top and black basketball shorts. They believe she is with Lisa Elizabeth Brown, 43.

TX officials seize over $1.5 million in heroin, meth

Custom officers seized over $1.5 million in heroin and methamphetamine at a Brownsville port of entry.

Gov. Rick Perry: 'Now is the time to concentrate on TX infrastructure'

On Friday, Governor Rick Perry emphasized his commitment to finding long-term solutions to Texas’ growing infrastructure needs, specifically strengthening the state’s transportation infrastructure to meet the demands of our rapidly

TX authorities investigating cause of Irving bus crash

Texas authorities are trying to figure out how a charter bus driver lost control and crashed Thursday in Irving. Two people are dead and dozens more were injured in the wreck.

TX man arrested after routine traffic stop reveals grenade, drugs

A Waco man was arrested after a routine traffic stop revealed he was in possession of marijuana, an unknown explosive device and a grenade.

BU STUDY: Older people may be at greater risk for alcohol impairment than teens

An acute dose of alcohol may cause greater impairment in coordination, learning and memory in the elderly than in young people, according to a study by Baylor University.