It’s the second year of the Lawn and Garden Water Smart Tax Holiday meant to encourage water responsibility in Texas.
The bill previously passed the state House. Gov. Greg Abbott has been a vocal supporter.
He’s scheduled for sentencing in August and faces up to five years in prison.
A similar, full bill had died in the House without reaching a floor vote, but now lives on as an amendment.
The State Senate has until midnight Wednesday to consider all of the bills that have been presented to them this session.
At some Texas schools, students with lunch debt or empty accounts are denied a hot lunch and given a cheese sandwich instead.
Police are already required to submit reports about officer-related deaths, but the bill would impose $10,000 in fines for failure to do so.
Senate Bill 5, which would allow someone to vote without a photo ID as long as they sign a certified note, already passed the Texas Senate a…
200 people were heading toward Mainland Memorial Cemetery near Galveston when the family learned of the problem.
A man and a woman were inside the car when it went down an embankment.
Texas bill could allow community colleges to offer bachelor’s degrees in subject areas like nursing.
Mental illness advocates say whether state hospitals can improve in Texas may depend on the financial investment decided by lawmakers.
Senators voted 21-10 to approve House Bill 21.
Texas passed one in 2011, but then-Gov. Rick Perry voted it.
This was one of the two items Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick demanded the Texas House pass to avoid a special session.
Police said the man was discovered unresponsive at about 4:30 p.m. Saturday at the Texaco station at the intersection of Lime Kiln and Post …
“You’re never too old to learn,” said retired U.S. Air Force veteran Francisco Figueroa.
Many folks reached out to KXAN meteorologists today to ask what gives these clouds such a “wavy” shape?
An area of a police parking lot set up as a safe spot to trade online items became unsafe for two accused of selling stolen merchandise.
Dell Seton Medical Center opened Sunday as staff transported more than 100 patients from UMC Brackenridge to the new hospital.