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LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - A ribbon-cutting ceremony is set in Lubbock for the restored childhood home of one the members of Buddy Holly's band, The Crickets. The ribbon-cutting for drummer Jerry Allison's childhood home is set for Friday. The home where Allison and Holly wrote the...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - The funeral is set for a college student who died after falling from a horse. The Tarrant County medical examiner's office says 21-year-old Bailey Gasch, a senior at Tarleton State University, died Aug. 30 at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth. She...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Gay rights advocates and religious conservatives are expected to pack a San Antonio City Council meeting for a vote on a nondiscrimination proposal that's drawing rebuke from big-name Republicans. If approved Thursday, San Antonio would join other major Texas...
HOUSTON (AP) - Four more current and former Army National Guard soldiers had pleaded guilty to roles in bribery and fraud relating to recruitment. The four bring to 15 the number of Army National Guard soldiers and recruiters convicted in a scheme to obtain thousands of dollars...
LAREDO, Texas (AP) - A Mexican national has been sentenced to more than eight years in federal prison for illegally transporting immigrants and assaulting U.S. Border Patrol agents. Jose Alberto Izquierdo-Gonzalez was sentenced Wednesday in the South Texas town of Laredo. The 28...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A North Texas police officer has been fired after being accused of stealing more than $20,000 from a business bank account to pay his personal bills. Fort Worth police Chief Jeff Halstead on Wednesday night announced the dismissal of Officer Lovon Ponder...
McALLEN, Texas (AP) - An FBI agent has testified that members of a South Texas family retaliated against those suspected of helping a federal investigation into public corruption. FBI Special Agent Ricardo Ale described Wednesday at a detention hearing how the Vela family ran...
HOUSTON (AP) - A Friday preliminary court hearing is scheduled in Houston for a 17-year-old student charged with murder in a knife attack at his suburban high school. Luis Alonzo Alfaro of Spring is booked into a Harris County jail with bond set at $50,000. Investigators say a...
McALLEN, Texas (AP) - A decision is due from a federal magistrate on whether to grant bond to members of a South Texas family charged with public corruption. U.S. Magistrate Judge Dorina Ramos said she would issue her decision by the end of the day Thursday in McAllen. FBI...