Statewide News

'Billy the Exterminator,' wife arrested for possession of synthetic marijuana in Bossier City

Two reality show stars were arrested by the Bossier City Police Department for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Perry calls on Texas agencies to cut 10% of budget


Fight over woman allegedly led to stabbing

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; A man was taken to the hospital after he was stabbed during an alleged dispute with another man over a woman in downtown Houston, reports say.

Houston man gets 4 years for dealing coke in ETX

United States Attorney John M. Bales announced today that Oscar Ivan Nino, a 22 year old Houston, Texas man, was sentenced for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine during a hearing before United States Judge Michael H.

Texas woman killed after being hit by car in Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, LA — A woman from Austin, TX was killed after being hit by a car while she was walking down Nicholson Drive.

Craig James releases statement on Senate loss

U.S. Senate candidate Craig James released the following statement regarding the Texas primary election results this evening:

Beaumont authorities investigate 10th murder of 2012

One person is dead, two others injured and another man is in jail as Beaumont police begin the city's tenth murder investigation of 2012.

Woodlands man kills wife, self with kids nearby

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; A veterinarian was shot and killed by her estranged husband, before he turned the gun on himself Monday afternoon at the family's home in The Woodlands, authorities said.

Manhunt launched in NW Harris County triple shooting

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; sheriff’s deputies are searching for at least one suspect in a triple shooting about 6 p.m. Monday at Veterans Memorial and West Richey in northwest Harris County.

Robbery suspect falls to death from crane on SMU campus

DALLAS — A nearly 15-hour standoff ended early Tuesday morning when a robbery suspect who climbed atop a construction crane on the campus of Southern Methodist University fell 150 feet to his death, a school official said.