Statewide News

Jarvis Christian College President leaves post

Jarvis Christian College's president has left the institution just weeks after it was announced that the college's accrediting agency had placed it on warning.

Smith County car fire under investigation; Possible car theft

Smith County Fire officials tell Fox 51, they were dispatched to a car fire in the Noonday area around 10:30 pm on Monday.

Woman found beaten, dead under Pasadena bridge

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Pasadena police are investigating the death of a woman whose nude body was found beneath an overpass Sunday morning.

New Texas laws going into effect on January 1st

The beginning of 2012 will bring some new laws, as legislation passed by the 82nd and 81st legislatures goes into effect.

Texas police find 7 dead in Dallas-area apartment

A Christmas day tragedy. Seven people found dead inside a texas apartment. Cops rushed to the grapevine residence around 11:30 a-m after getting an open-ended 911 call.

Mavs Trade for Odom

Two days after getting rebuffed by the NBA in an apparent deal for Chris Paul, the Lakers sent Forward Lamar Odom to Dallas for the Mavericks' first-round pick in the 2012 amateur draft.

Multiple 18 wheeler wreck backing up traffic on I-20

Harrison County DPS confirms with Fox51 that three 18 wheelers were involved in a wreck on I-20 this afternoon.

Nacogdoches OKs water projects as lake levels decline

Nacogdoches City Council members on Tuesday gave their approval of several projects which will help provide water to Nacogdoches as the lake levels decline and water becomes scarcer.

Prop 6 Would Change Texas Constitution on School Funds

Texas lawmakers passed a budget this year that cut $4 billion dollars from K-12 public education.

Even with judge back on job, Upshur Co. turmoil far from over

Upshur County’s greatest political divide, a local lawyer said nearly a year ago, was created when the district attorney indicted three fellow elected officials.