Statewide News

Willie Nelson earns 5th degree black belt

Willie Nelson turns 81 this week., but that hasn't slowed him down. The singer-songwriter says he never expected to get beyond a second-degree. Nelson's achievement is in the martial art of Gong Kwon Yu Sol.

Texas’ high school graduation rates shine in national comparison

In a study released this week by the U.S. Department of Education, only Iowa posted a higher graduation rate than Texas for the Class of 2012.

Texas inmate mistakenly released back in custody

A Bexar County Jail inmate mistakenly released on Wednesday has been apprehended.

VIDEO: Naked man chases family at park in Texas

A naked man terrorized a family trying to have a picnic at a park in Houston. The cell phone video is only a few seconds long, but it gives you a sense of the chaos that unfolded at Hermann Park on Sunday.

Killeen police investigate shooting death

Killeen police officers responded to a report of a man with a gun in the 3400 block of Stan Schlueter Loop on Saturday, at 9:46 p.m. The caller told police the man was wearing all black and was possibly armed with a shotgun.

Man stabs 3-year-old boy

A 21-year-old Houston man, identified as Jose Molina is accused of stabbing a 3-year-old boy in the neck in the courtyard of an apartment complex in northeast Houston.

Georgia-Pacific employees released from hospital

Three employees at the Georgia-Pacific paper mill, who were injured Saturday evening in the explosion have been treated and released from the hospital according to a Georgia-Pacific spokesman.

Pet raccoon attacks infant

A newborn is recovering and his mother faces possible criminal charges after Kountze police say a pet raccoon attacked the infant.

Police seek suspect in weekend shooting

Staff at a Waco hospital reported a shooting victim to Waco Police Saturday at around 2:30 pm. The victim was brought in by private vehicle. The victim had a gunshot wound to his lower extremities. .

Coast Guard saves 4 after boat capsizes

Four people were rescued by a Coast Guard boat crew Thursday approximately one and half miles outside the Matagorda Jetties.