Parents in the Manor Independent School District were upset to discover a convicted sex offender worked their PTO-run school carnival on Friday night.
After being confronted by lost prevention employees at the store, the woman ran from the Walmart and left her 10-year-old boy behind. She later told police she wouldn’t come back for the child.
A female student told authorities she was walking westbound on West Whitestone Boulevard near Bagdad Road around 8:25 a.m. when a man approached her from behind.
State officials say an additional $4.8 million in disaster assistance will be provided to the Central Texas community of West as it continues to rebuild from the devastating fertilizer plant explosion last year that killed 15.
Half the population of Travis and Williamson counties will be living right along the north Interstate 35 highway corridor by 2035.
Despite rumors, the maroon colored bluebonnets on UT’s campus will not be removed.
Dozens of military boats and helicopters scrambled Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after a ferry sank off South Korea’s southern coast.
She, along with her two sons and another teen, were charged in connection with the death of 16-year-old Jorge Louis Medina in Southeast Austin in November 2012.
Democratic worries about this November’s elections, a lack of Senate votes and House opposition are forcing congressional gun-control supporters to significantly winnow their 2014 agenda.
A bicyclist is in the hospital after he was struck by a Capital Metro bus while riding on Lavaca Street near 16th Street on Wednesday afternoon.
Police responded to a Round Rock park after concerns that a dead fetus had been discovered in a box buried there. Authorities later said the remains belonged to a puppy.
Families of the 15 people killed in a massive explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant have spent the year since the blast navigating the difficult balance between moving forward and digging for answers from the past.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz raised nearly $890,000 in the year’s first quarter — about half what poured in following his helping lead last fall’s partial government shutdown.
Used for training during this flight, the plane crashed short of the runway at Gillespie County Airport after several touch-and-go landings.
A new science center destination is set to open in Johnson City by the end of 2014. Construction on the Hill Country Science Mill began earlier this year.