Statewide News

Texas woman wanted for Army desertion nabbed during Bossier City prostitution sting

A Texas soldier is behind bars after she went AWOL and was arrested in Bossier City during a prostitution sting.

Two Texas men caught stealing beef hidden in pants

Two men were taken into Lufkin police custody Wednesday after it was discovered the pair was attempting to sneak steaks out of a local business in their pants.

Raccoon attacks Texas baby inside his home

A newborn is recovering and his mother faces possible criminal charges after police say a pet raccoon attacked the infant. Police officers were called to the Kountze, Texas home on April 12.

CBP seizes nearly $1.1M in cocaine and meth at port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted two separate loads of alleged cocaine and methamphetamine.

Family: Necropsy shows dog shot in back of head by ETX deputy

EDITOR'S NOTE: The Middleton family released the video above of proceedings directly following the shooting incident.

Texas town outlaws large yards

A Texas town votes to limit the size of yards on new homes. That's because in Georgetown, Texas an incredible amount of water is used to water lawns.

Dry camping available at Manzano Mountains State Park

New Mexico State Parks that announces that although Manzano Mountains State Park is open for recreation after being closed for two years, the park is currently experiencing issues with the water lines and is working diligently towards getting t

Holloman AFB to close main gate

Officials with the 49th Wing are advising military personnel and visitors to avoid the Main Gate on Thursday, April 24.

$3,000 reward offered for Most Wanted Sex Offender from East Texas area

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Jerry Holmes, 42, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Sister National Parks share a movie that started it all

To commemorate Earth Day (April 22) and National Park Week (April 19-26) the Carlsbad Museum and Art Center, Guadalupe Mountains National Park and Carlsbad Caverns National Park invite everyone for a presentation of a Ken Burns’ documenta

Murders shock Houston nursing home

Two roommates are dead after a double homicide Wednesday at a senior living center in Houston, Texas. Homicide detectives were called to the Lexington Place Nursing and Rehabilitation facility around 12 a.m. Wednesday.

Lawmakers to Examine Rehab of Mentally Ill, Addicted Inmates

Prison officials and advocacy groups told lawmakers on Tuesday that when it comes to ensuring that inmates with substance abuse and mental illness issues don’t commit more crimes, they should focus on providing services outside of prisons

Advocates urge more resources for art therapy in prison

During the seven years Penney Hunt spent behind bars for attacking an alleged stalker, she had to be more than just creative to produce her art — she had to be resourceful.

West, Texas, fertilizer plant blast that killed 15 'preventable,' safety board says

The 2013 fertilizer plant blast that killed 15 people and wounded another 226 in West, Texas, "should never have occurred," the chairman of the U.S. Chemical Safety Board said Tuesday.