Texas News

Three out of every 10 glasses of water in Dallas come from Lake Tawakoni. And so do behemoth blue catfish that look big enough to eat a small dog. The lure of 25-year-old blue catfish in the lake means brisk business for fishing guides like Michael Littlejohn, who wants to see...
A Texas Panhandle woman has been indicted in the April beating and shooting death of her husband's ex-wife. Randall County jail records show 29-year-old Katie Yvonne Spielbauer of Amarillo was being held Saturday on a capital murder charge with bond set at $400,000. The Amarillo...
Two violent sex offenders who served time in Texas and later moved elsewhere while under state oversight are back behind bars for similar crimes. The Houston Chronicle ( http://bit.ly/1uv2aZB ) reports both men were in a civil commitment program meant to keep high-risk sex...
Two hours before Linda Woodman lost control of her Lexus SUV on Guadalupe Street, killing a man and leaving a trail of wreckage that spanned the equivalent of three and half football fields, she had been released to a taxicab from a Seton hospital. In a manslaughter trial this...
Corn dogs! Project Runway -ready supermodel chickens (with attendant snobby attitudes) in the poultry barn! Football! The midway! The chance to spend $45 to win a $5 stuffed animal for your girlfriend! And did we mention the ... let’s all say it together now ... saltwater taffy...
A Westfield High School student has been charged with attacking a public servant after he punched a substitute teacher Thursday. Students filmed the assault from their cell phones and uploaded it to the popular mobile app Vine. "I was like, "Oh my God, is this really happening...
A bus transporting the North Central Texas College softball team back to its Gainesville, Texas, campus was hit by a semi truck Friday night, killing four and injuring more than 15, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. Three women died at the scene and the fourth died at a...
A Georgia police officer has a new lease on life, and it's all thanks to a McKinney man who had a vision and answered a call. When Raleigh Callaway went in to Stage 5 kidney failure this past year, he and his family knew the only way his life could be saved was with a transplant...
Classrooms are supposed to be where learning takes place, not where students punch teachers in the face. But that's exactly what happened Thursday inside a classroom at Spring ISD's Westfield High School. Local 2 obtained a short video clip of the student punching the teacher...