Statewide News

Texas A&M buys Texas Wesleyan law school

Texas Wesleyan University has set the stage for Texas A&M University to purchase its School of Law and make Fort Worth the birthplace of Aggie law curriculum.

Operation Roadcheck 2012 leads to 8,000 truck and bus inspections

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) inspected more than 8,000 commercial motor vehicles during a three-day inspection effort earlier this month as part of Roadcheck 2012.

Man high on K-2 kills dog in “zombie-style” attack

A 22-year-old Waco man was arrested after killing a dog in a "zombie-style" attack.

Governor Rick Perry responds to Supreme Courts decision on Arizona immigration

Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s decision on Arizona’s immigration law:

Amber Alert issued for missing Texas boy

Authorities have issued a statewide Amber Alert for 6-year-old Simon Colby Weyman of Selma.

Lindale debate students earn top rankings at national competition

The Lindale High School Speech/Debate team etched its position in the U.S. rankings at the National Forensic League (NFL) National Tournament in Indianapolis on June 10-15.

Texas man accused of killing girlfriend, son in hotel room

A Texas man is in custody after he allegedly killed his girlfriend and shot her two sons, killing one of them.

US Marshals arrest man accused of shooting pregnant woman

BATON ROUGE, LA — A US Marshal Task Force involving federal, state and local authorities have arrested a man they say shot his pregnant wife Tuesday.

Temple Police bust man with 115 pounds of pot

TEMPLE -- A home drug raid in Temple lands one man in jail for felony drug charges. Temple Police released Wednesday that around 10 a.m. last Friday, they raided a home on 5300 block of North Highway 317.

Furnishings moving back to Governor’s Mansion as construction nears finish

AUSTIN – As the massive restoration of the Texas Governor’s Mansion nears completion, pieces from the historic Governor’s Mansion Collection are being moved back into the home.