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39-year-old David Lane Scott is charged with improper relationship between and educator and student after the student's father apparently saw the text messages and contacted Round Rock Police. The girl attends Ridgeview Middle School. According to the arrest affidavit, Scott...
Authorities are releasing the name of a child killed in the Memorial Day Weekend floods. According to Hays County: Jonathan Andrew McComb, 6, was identified by medical examiners Friday, bringing the number of bodies identified to four. In all, six bodies have been found in Hays...
(from San Marcos Police Department) On May 21, 2015, at approximately 12:45 a.m. New Braunfels Police were dispatched to the 900 block of I-35 south along the southbound access road for reports of shots fired. Officers arrived and found a deceased Hispanic female suffering from...
(from The Bunker) The Bunker, the nation’s first innovation laboratory and community enabling America’s elite military entrepreneurs, today announced the extension of its nation-wide program in Austin to support growing veteran-owned business leaders. The inaugural class of 12...
An Austin man has died after trying to rescue his four-year-old daughter in Brushy Creek. According to the city of Round Rock: man drowned in Brushy Creek on Sunday, May 17, after being pulled underwater below a dam after getting a his 4-year-old daughter out of harm’s way. The...
A Foxnews.com report states the already backlogged federal immigration courts have reportedly reached an all-time high with more than 445,000 pending cases. The Los Angeles Times, citing the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse at Syracuse University, reports that as of...
(from AP) To keep state buildings from falling into disrepair, as some have, lawmakers have voted to establish a deferred maintenance fund and oversight committee. Sponsored by Tyler Republican Sen. Kevin Eltife, the bill authorizing the fund cleared the House yesterday via a...
In Austin, a former Bastrop federal prison pharmacy technician and two inmates pleaded guilty to their roles in a bribery scheme to smuggle contraband into the facility announced Acting United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr. Appearing before United States Magistrate Judge...
The University of Texas Board of Regents voted 8-0 today to submit a brief to the Texas Attorney General’s Office in response to a request for an opinion submitted by private counsel on behalf of Regent Wallace Hall. Regent Hall abstained from the vote. At issue are two...