Statewide News

Rookie TE Gavin Escobar starting to catch on with Cowboys

The Cowboys were enamored with Escobar’s receiving ability enough to make him a second-round pick.

BREAKING: Hasan court-martial reconvening over questions of unanimous verdict

As of 1:45 p.m., the court-martial of Army Maj.

Staubach believes in Romo and identifies with Romo, but says he had more advantages when he played

Hall of Fame quarterback Roger Staubach has made it clear he is a big fan of Tony Romo.

$2 million rodeo event coming to AT&T Stadium

Two million dollars. That will be the payoff for the The American Rodeo at AT&T Stadium on March 2. The $2 million payoff is the largest ever for a one-day rodeo.

Galveston gets to keep $5M federal loan for Ike repairs

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The City of Galveston has received a generous gift from Washington, D.C.

TX Lieutenant Governor caught on tape making effort to get niece out of jail

Texas Lieutenant Governor, David Dewhurst, is catching flack for a call he made to a local police department in an effort to spring a relative from jail.

SEC coaches: Heisman winner Manziel a second-teamer

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel, the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner, earned only second-team All-Southeastern Conference honors Thursday on the preseason squad selected by league football coaches.

Hasan declines to give closing argument in shooting of Ft. Hood soldiers case

Army Maj. Nidal Hasan, who admitted killing 13 people and wounding 32 others in November 2009, declined to give closing statement at court-martial on Thursday.

New Boston HS football player dies after tragic Wednesday night accident

According to KTAL in Shreveport, a New Boston teen is dead and a community is in shock after a tragic accident on Wednesday night.

Texas A&M 2014 slate includes Thanksgiving game against LSU

Texas A&M’s 2014 football schedule will feature several unique firsts, including a pair of Thursday games against Southeastern Conference opponents to bookend the season.