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Photo: Wikipedia On behalf of the White family, the Office of Governor Greg Abbott today released funeral and memorial service details for former Governor Mark White. Funeral services will take place in Houston at Second Baptist Church on Wednesday, August 9th at 11 am. On...
(Credit: Associated Press) Thunderstorms packing winds of nearly 70 mph rolled through part of the Texas Panhandle and tore down about 40 utility poles in Pampa. Police in Pampa say nobody was hurt in Saturday night's bad weather. Xcel Energy spokesman Wes Reeves says about 7,...
(Credit: Shutterstock) Some Texas community colleges are expanding their curriculums to offer bachelor's degrees and help meet the increased need for nurses and teachers. The Dallas Morning News reports the 2017 Legislature approved letting community colleges offer bachelor's...
(Photo:Shutterstock/Christopher Halloran) President Donald Trump's job approval rating hit a new low, last week, with roughly two out of three Americans giving Trump the thumbs-down. Texas Senator John Cornyn said he still supports the President and felt is is important to work...
Photo: NBPD UPDATE: The driver from yesterday’s vehicle pursuit was eventually cleared from the hospital and placed under arrest. He has been identified as Jorge Tierrablanca, 24, of San Antonio. He was transported to the Comal County Jail and booked on the following charges:...
A 40-year-old Houston-area woman convicted of intoxication manslaughter for a crash that killed a Pearland police officer last year has been sentenced to 32 years in prison. Prosecutors asked a Brazoria County jury Thursday to give Amber Willemsen, of Friendswood, at least 40...
(Credit: Shutterstock) Texas prison officials are proposing that they move hundreds of inmates from sweltering prisons to cooler facilities temporarily. The proposal is part of the state's 12-page response to a federal judge's order for a plan to spare "heat sensitive" inmates...
(Photo: Office of the Governor) FROM GOV. GREG ABBOTT'S OFFICE AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today joined President Donald J. Trump, heads of federal agencies and other Governor’s from across the country via video teleconference for the 2017 White House Hurricane Briefing. In...
(KLBJ FILE PHOTO) Say hello to the Building America’s Trust Act. Republicans in the Senate are turning their attention towards border security. Texas Senator John Cornyn drops the border security bill he's been talking about. Cornyn says the Building America’s Trust Act beefs up...