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Audrey Morton photo/KLBJ (Coppell, TX) – The statewide gas price average in Texas is $2.11 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is the same as last week and 22 cents more per gallon than last year. Of the major...
Audrey Morton photo/KLBJ AUSTIN – An estimated 1 in 5 traffic crashes in Texas is caused by distracted driving, and the problem is getting worse. As part of National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April, the Texas Department of Transportation is launching its “Talk, Text...
(Photo credit: Shutterstock) The Texas Senate has voted to ban the use of red light cameras in traffic enforcement - nixing tools that had been used to try and stop wrecks at busy intersections. Supporters of red light cameras, including police and trauma experts, say they help...
A Burnet man was arrested on two felony charges of Aggravated Sexual Assault and Aggravated Kidnapping on Tuesday, March 28. Danny Cude, 55, is accused of going into an apartment where there was a woman and her two small children inside alone. The woman said he sexually...
The Texas Senate has approved two proposals seeking to rollback recent state Supreme Court rulings that advocates say weakened open records laws. Passed 31-0 on Tuesday was Sen. Kirk Watson's bill mandating that governmental entities disclose contracts and other bidding process...
(Photo credit: Shutterstock) Budget woes in Texas caused by a prolonged oil slump would be patched with cuts to higher education, kicking the can down the road on growing Medicaid costs and rebuffing priorities of Republican Gov. Greg Abbott under an austere spending bill passed...
Photos courtesy of DPS AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Jose Mario Lopez, 59, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Lopez is wanted for parole...
(Photo Fayette County Sheriffs Office) A big pot bust in Fayette County. A Sheriff's deputy pulled a pickup truck over Monday on I-10 for a traffic violation. The driver, 31-year-old Alejandro Trevizo, Jr of El Paso acted nervously according to police documents but consented to...
Photos courtesy of DPS AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public’s help in solving the 2007 murder of Linda Muegge, 55, in Fredericksburg, and a reward up to $6,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of those responsible...