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Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 05:19 PM CST

Retired West Texas Coach Makes Bows, Native American Replica

Retired West Texas Coach Makes Bows, Native American Replica

Former teacher and coach Joe Hernandez officially retired at the beginning of the 2018 calendar year. However, the idea of retirement doesn't sit well with him.

Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 04:34 PM CST

Third Person Gets Prison in Shooting of Texas Mail Carrier

Third Person Gets Prison in Shooting of Texas Mail Carrier

A San Antonio man must serve seven years in federal prison for his role in the 2017 shooting and robbery of a South Texas mail carrier.

Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 02:08 PM CST

TX Sen. Bringing Christmas to 2,400 Detained Migrant Kids

TX Sen. Bringing Christmas to 2,400 Detained Migrant Kids

Texas State Sen. Jose Rodriguez (D-El Paso) is gathering Christmas gifts for migrant children detained at the Tornillo tent city.

Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 01:11 PM CST

Secret Service Detail for Bush, Code Name 'Timberwolf,' Ends

Secret Service Detail for Bush, Code Name 'Timberwolf,' Ends

After nearly 40 years of protection, the U.S. Secret Service has ended its detail for President George H.W. Bush, known by the code name "Timberwolf."

Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 09:23 AM CST

Heroin Found Under Child's Seat in Laredo Woman's Car

Heroin Found Under Child's Seat in Laredo Woman's Car

Authorities say a 25-year-old woman from Texas has been sentenced to 32 years in prison after police found nearly $7 million in heroin in a hidden compartment under her child's seat after a South Carolina...

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 08:37 PM CST

Texas Secretary of State Resigning After 2 Years in Office

Texas Secretary of State Resigning After 2 Years in Office

Texas Secretary of State Rolando Pablos has announced that he is resigning, effective Dec. 15, after two years in office.

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 11:17 PM CST

Texas Towns Gather on Train Tracks to Honor a President

Texas Towns Gather on Train Tracks to Honor a President

People started lining up hours early to catch a glimpse of Union Pacific train 4141 and to honor the 41st president.

Friday, Dec 7, 2018 at 10:29 PM CST

Widespread Rain Coming to DFW Saturday

Widespread Rain Coming to DFW Saturday

A winter storm packing freezing rain and snow is forecast to cut an icy path through the Southern Plains as a busy holiday shopping weekend unfolds.

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 02:20 PM CST

Beto O'Rourke's Team Has Been Talking to Obama Political Operatives in Iowa and New Hampshire as 2020 Momentum Builds

Beto O'Rourke's Team Has Been Talking to Obama Political Operatives in Iowa and New Hampshire as 2020 Momentum Builds

Democratic rising star Beto O'Rourke's team has been fielding calls from senior operatives who worked on President Barack Obama's campaign in the pivotal states of Iowa and New Hampshire as the Texas congressman...

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 08:24 AM CST

Country Music Stars to Sing for Bush at Funeral

Country Music Stars to Sing for Bush at Funeral

The Houston funeral for George H.W. Bush will feature music from some of the former president's favorite country music stars.

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