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Photo courtesy of Fayette County Yesterday just before 12 noon, the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Canine Unit, Sgt. Randy Thumann and K9 partner Lobos, stopped a Dodge pickup truck on Interstate 10 at the 658 mile-marker for a traffic violation. Thumann observed the...
Shutterstock photo AUSTIN, TX -- Today, Senator Charles Schwertner, MD (R-Georgetown) filed Senate Bill 313 and Senate Bill 314, legislation to reform the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners (TSBDE) and the Texas Optometry Board (TOB), respectively. Both bills represent key...
Photos courtesy of DPS AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Agapito Salinas, 45, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Salinas, a confirmed Texas Syndicate...
(Photo Credit: Shutterstock) An architect of North Carolina's "bathroom bill" is now trying to help Texas pass a similar law that faces significant political hurdles despite support from top Republicans. North Carolina Lt. Gov. Dan Forest's visit to Austin on Monday comes as the...
(Photo Credit: Associated Press) Wildfires in the Texas Panhandle have prompted evacuations of some residents as at least 150 homes are being threatened. The Texas A&M Forest Service says one fire in Potter County near Amarillo has grown to 25,000 acres but its forward...
(Photo Credit: Shutterstock) A new report says the number of people exonerated in the U.S. rose again in 2016, with more than half of them involved in cases in which it was later determined no crime occurred. The report from the National Registry of Exonerations says a record 94...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - An architect of North Carolina's "bathroom bill" is now trying to help Texas pass a similar law that faces significant political hurdles despite support from top Republicans. North Carolina Lt. Gov. Dan Forest's visit to Austin on Monday comes as the...
Shutterstock photo Attorney General Ken Paxton today released the following statement regarding President Trump’s revised executive order on immigration: “The executive order issued today by President Trump is a direct response to an ongoing weakness in the refugee vetting...
As Texans from across the state flock to the Gulf Coast for Spring Break, agents from the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission will conduct a series of undercover operations intended to curtail sales of alcohol to persons under 21. The undercover operations – dubbed “minor stings...