Statewide News

'Special Cheerleader' to help cheer on the Roughnecks

White Oak High School has a special cheerleader, senior Destiny Thompson, performing at Friday night's game against Troup.

TX SNAP Food Benefits to be reduced in November

SNAP food benefits in Texas and across the nation will be reduced by an average of 5 percent beginning Nov. 1. This is because the temporary increase in benefits from the federal stimulus passed in 2009 is expiring.

Central Texas police seek missing disabled woman

The Killeen Police Department is investigating the report of a missing person and is asking the community and surrounding areas of the state if anyone has seen an elderly female who has not been heard from by her family since October 11.

VIDEO: Dallas brewery under fire for beer slogan

A Dallas brewery was trying to get the word out about one of its brews, so it came up with what was thought to be a catchy slogan. But, the idea backfired when the ad campaign came under fire online.

BAYLOR STUDY: Supernatural experiences trigger religious donations

People who have had what they believe to be supernatural experiences are more likely to be “religious givers,” with their behavior based on cost-benefit principles that work in other transactions — whether that be through Amaz

TX bus driver arrested Monday morning for DWI

A Texas bus driver was arrested Monday morning during his regular bus route for driving while intoxicted.

FSU QB, Jameis Winston, named Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week

Florida State's Jameis Winston has been named the Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week for the third time this season after leading the fifth-ranked Seminoles to a stunning 51-14 road victory over No. 3 Clemson.

VIDEO: 8 year old TX boy saves mom from thief

A young Texas boy saves the day when he fights with a thief and somehow manages to save his mother's wallet. The young boy explains why it was so important to protect his mom's money.

VIDEO: Pro gun rally takes place at Alamo

The historic alamo in San Antonio was the backdrop for the latest skirmish in the fight for gun rights this weekend.

Tall, white Stetsons; humorous truisms: Football coach Bum Phillips dies at 90

A Texas white hat crossed through the pearly gates Friday. "Bum" Phillips, the former NFL football coach, who led the Houston Oilers to glory and struggled with the New Orleans Saints, died at age 90.