Statewide News

Death penalty states scramble for lethal injection drugs

 A federal civil complaint in Texas claims the defendants may have falsified prescriptions, lied to pharmacies and perhaps even broken the law, but they're not drug runners.

Texas oil pipeline fire causes evacuation of town near Dallas

A Texas community near Dallas has temporarily become a ghost town, after a nearby pipeline fire, which has been burning for nearly two days, caused it to be evacuated.

Ray Davis named Texas Rangers' controlling owner

The Texas Rangers have unanimously approved Ray Davis to be Nolan Ryan's successor as controlling owner of the Texas Rangers.

Baylor picks up Briles for an additional 10 years

The Baylor Bears have reeled in their head football coach, Art Briles, for another 10 years.

Pipeline explodes in small Central Texas town, roads closed

A gas pipeline has exploded in the small Central Texas town of Milford, which is about 50 miles south of Dallas.

Former TX mayor sentenced to 60 years in prison for child sexual abuse

A former Central Texas mayor has been sentenced to 60 years in prison for child sexual abuse.

80-year-old woman jailed for attemping to murder 73-year-old husband

According to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, an 80-year-old Fort Worth woman has been arrested for attempted murder after

Texas Rangers hire Bengie Molina as first base coach, catching instructor

The Texas Rangers have hired Bengie Molina as their new first base coach and catching instructor.

Texans cut safety, Ed Reed

According to ESPN Central Texas, the Houston Texans have cut safety, Ed Reed.

Houston man pleads guilty to producing, distributing child porn

A Houston man pleaded guilty Thursday, November 7, to producing and distributing child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson, Southern District of Texas.