Statewide News

ETX school makes list of TEA early college high school designations

TEA announces early college high school designations. Commissioner of Education, Michael Williams, announced the final approval of 44 Early College High School designations for the 2014-2015 school year.

Texas Rangers, Ron Washington agree to one year contract extension

According to the Executive Vice President of Communications for the Texas Rangers, John Blake, the Rangers and Ron Washington have agreed to a one year contract extension through 2015.

ETX native, Aggie defensive lineman arrested for possession of marijuana

East Texas native and Aggie defensive linemen, Isaiah Demarcus Golden, has been arrested after being found in possession of marijuana.

Who's ruling out a 2016 bid?

On CNN's "State of the Union," four governors were asked Sunday whether they want to rule out a presidential bid.

Traffic stop leads to seizure of drugs, arrest of two Texas men

Two Texas men are now behind bars after a traffic stop leads to the seizure of more than 60 pounds of marijuana.

Texas town comes close to having canine candidate for mayor

The residents of Irving, Texas came very close to having a canine candidate for mayor.

Seahawks QB heading to Rangers' spring training

The 2014 Super Bowl-winning quarterback will be heading south to join the Texas Rangers for spring training.

TAMU provides 2014 update on redevelopment of Kyle Field

John Sharp, chancellor of The Texas A&M University System, today hosted a briefing on the redevelopment of Kyle Field. Speakers included representatives from the A&M University System, Populous and Manhattan-Vaughn.

Cowboys secure 16th pick in NFL draft after coin flip with Ravens

According to ESPN Dallas, the Dallas Cowboys won a coin flip with against the Baltimore Rave

TPWD proposing seatrout bag limit change, gar conservation rules

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is proposing fishing regulation changes that will affect both salt and freshwater anglers.