Statewide News

TxDOT launches re-tooled "Don't Mess With Texas" statewide campaign

You might think Don’t mess with Texas® is just a saying, but it’s way more. It’s a call to action created by the Texas Department of Transportation 27 years ago to stop litterers in their tracks.

84-year-old woman charged for murder plot of TX prosecutors

According to CNN, Texas Rangers have arrested a woman for a plot to murder and maim two Montgomery County prosecutors.

Five things you should never say in a job interview

(StatePoint) Are you having trouble landing a job and you're not sure why? The right skills and an impressive resume may get you an interview, but getting hired is another story.

Returning to normalcy after a cancer diagnosis

(StatePoint) Cancer. It's a word no one wants to hear, yet all too many people are diagnosed each year. With a diagnosis comes many questions, most importantly how to get the best medical care possible.

UPDATE: Amber Alert discontinued for missing 12-year-old girl

UPDATE: 12-year-old Sommer Brown has been found. She was found with her mother, Lisa Elizabeth Brown, 43, near Indianapolis, Indiana.

Texas Motor Speedway sponsor sped into some controversy

Saturday's NASCAR race at Texas Motor Speedway sped into some controversy over its sponsor. The National Rifle Association had purchased naming rights to the race earlier this year and that has a Connecticut senator upset.

New information on Kaufman County Justice of the Peace arrest

We have confirmed with Kaufman County Jail that Eric Williams was arrested last night for terroristic threats. At this time he remains in Kaufman County Jail on a $1 million bond.

Spring is a great time to see migrating birds in Texas

Spring migration, temperate weather and more documented bird species than any other state comprise the perfect recipe for an April visit one of the dozens of Texas State Parks that cater to birders with bird-friendly habitat and viewing facilit

Texas remains at forefront of new technology

Texas has taken another step forward towards becoming the nation's hub for innovation, collaboration and competition in technology development and manufacturing. The governor participated in an announcement with Google Inc.

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.