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State lawmakers honor the fallen during a Memorial Day service at the State Capitol. Governor Greg Abbott says the legislature wouldn't even be there doing their job without that sacrifice. The Governor says the legacy of these heroes will live on because they served for the...
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Schools in Texas will look and act differently under a sweeping school safety measure passed by the state House this week. Representative Greg Bonnen, who represents Santa Fe where ten people died last year in a school shooting, says one of the key provisions includes the...
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Austin and Texas-based filmmakers are waiting with bated breath as the state Legislature puts the finishing touches on the Film incentives program. Austin area New Republic Studio's Mindy Raymond says, thus far the program could see 50-million dollars. Raymond says this weekend...
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A former San Marcos High School teacher is wanted by police for sleeping with a student eleven years ago. San Marcos Police say they've issued arrest warrants for 34-year-old David Ross Guerrero who was an English teacher and assistant coach on the girl's soccer team. Detectives...
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From 2016 to 2018, Travis County Chief Medical Examiner Keith Pinckard said there has been a net increase in drug deaths by about 20-percent. Broken down into demographics, 79-percent have been men, the majority of which are white men, and Pickard says abuse of a cocktail of...
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The third time was a charm for State Senator Royce West who authored this bill for the 3rd straight session. Senate Bill 25 would save taxpayers, students and parents money by ensuring that community and junior college courses easily transfer towards a degree at a four-year...
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The City of Austin considers a franchise model to regulate dockless scooter companies. With new rules for riders in place, it's still in question what rules the companies themselves will have to abide by. With a franchise model, scooter companies would operate much like taxi...
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Skimmers were found today in Austin and Bastrop. The Texas Department of Agriculture say a credit card skimmer was found on pump number 13 at the 7-11 on I-35 and Wells Branch Parkway. The other was found on pump number five at Major Brand Gasoline on Hwy 71 west in Bastrop...
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It's known as 'Drag Queen Story Time' and, just like it sounds, men dressed as woman come to the library to read stories to children. Following fairly heavy backlash from the public, including a lot of parents, the City of Leander has canceled that event and it is currently...