More Headlines

149 homes, 1 church razed by Possum Kingdom fire

Posted: 04/20/2011 - PALO PINTO, Texas (AP) - Officials say about 150 homes have been destroyed and the Palo Pinto County seat ordered evacuated as firefighters continue their struggle against a complex of wildfires around Possum Kingdom Reservoir west of the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Read More

About 50 vehicles crash on slick Texas freeway

Posted: 04/20/2011 - ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Police say the aftermath of a thunderstorm is believed to have been a big factor in a chain collision of about 50 vehicles on a suburban North Texas freeway.

Read More

Perry asks for federal help in wildfire fight

Posted: 04/18/2011 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Rick Perry has appealed to President Barack Obama to declare the state a major disaster area as wildfires strike or threaten all but two of the state's 254 counties.

Read More

Vehicle likely killed Tx firefighter

Posted: 04/18/2011 - EASTLAND, Texas (AP) - A state trooper says a preliminary investigation shows a Texas firefighter died after being hit by a vehicle after fleeing a fire truck trapped in a wildfire-consumed pasture.

Read More

Top cop replaced in violent Mexico border state

Posted: 04/18/2011 - MEXICO CITY (AP) - The Tamaulipas state government in Mexico has replaced its public security chief after 145 bodies showed up in mass graves there in the last two weeks.

Read More

Arlington man gets 15 years for fatal shooting

Posted: 04/18/2011 - FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - An Arlington man has received a 15-year prison sentence in a deal with prosecutors for the fatal shooting of a Briaroaks volunteer firefighter during a fight.

Read More

Senate committee clears sonogram bill

Posted: 04/13/2011 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Rick Perry's emergency legislation requiring doctors to do a sonogram before performing an abortion is moving forward.

Read More

Progress made on massive West Texas wildfire

Posted: 04/13/2011 - LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Firefighters are making progress containing a West Texas wildfire that has consumed more than 100,000 acres and destroyed 25 homes.

Read More

Jury views chilling video of man shooting daughter

Posted: 04/13/2011 - DENTON, Texas (AP) - A North Texas jury has seen a chilling video of a man accidentally shooting his 10-year-old daughter fatally in the head during a drunken lesson on handling handguns.

Read More

Judge affirms $350 million State Farm refund order

Posted: 04/12/2011 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A state judge in Austin ruled Monday that State Insurance Commissioner Mike Geeslin was within his authority when he ordered State Farm Insurance to refund about $350 million to ratepayers for excessive premiums charged as early as 2003.

Read More

Texas military bases planning in case of shutdown

Posted: 04/08/2011 - SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Officials at Fort Sam Houston are trying to determine which essential personnel will remain on the job in the event of a federal government shutdown.

Read More

Texas Senate debating campus guns bill

Posted: 04/08/2011 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The sponsor of a bill to allow guns on college campuses has tabled the legislation until next week.

Read More

Texas House passes human trafficking bill

Posted: 04/08/2011 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - People convicted of human trafficking would face tougher penalties under legislation that has passed the Texas House.

Read More

Bill would alter juvenile offender system in Texas

Posted: 04/08/2011 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The state agency in charge of juvenile criminal offenders could be significantly restructured under legislation making its way through the Texas Senate.

Read More

Police: Woman hits wrong house to collect debt

Posted: 04/08/2011 - TYLER, Texas (AP) - Police in East Texas say an armed woman disguised as a man broke into the wrong house trying to collect a debt. The woman allegedly bound and gagged a mother and her three daughters before the family escaped through a window and ran for help.

Read More

Texas lawmakers debate water rights

Posted: 04/06/2011 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - State lawmakers are debating how to clarify that landowners have an ownership interest in the groundwater beneath their land.

Read More

Top lawmaker says House budget will grow

Posted: 04/06/2011 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A top Republican leader says Texans are "waking up" to the cuts made by the Texas House and vows to add more revenue to the bare-bones proposal.

Read More

Texas bill would cap tool for luring big business

Posted: 04/06/2011 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A Texas senator wants to cap state spending on tax breaks local school trustees can grant that help attract business relocation or expansion projects.

Read More
Sherman 4201 Texoma Pkwy (903) 892 -8123 Ardmore 2624 S. Commerce (580) 223-0946
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.