Last year, the Austin Police Department responded to nearly 12,000 calls related to mental illness.
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick met with House Speaker Joe Straus on Monday, Patrick confirmed in an email.
Heavy rain this week helps to alleviate drought, but not all areas are allowing burning just yet.
KXAS reports the man told police he was acting in self defense and was in fear of his life when he noticed the woman approach him with somet…
After high-profile candidates lost decisively in the last two elections, though, the party now finds itself in unprecedented territory for t…
The state Department of Criminal Justice has proposed temporarily housing the inmates in climate-controlled state prisons in Austin and the …
About 6 inches of rain have fallen across much of Harris County, including Houston, and more has swamped suburbs west of the city.
A newly-released video by the Texas Agriculture Commissioner suggests using your phone’s Bluetooth signal to see if a pump has a skimmer ins…
Hospitals in Trinity and Crockett closed their doors on Aug. 1 and July 1, leaving those communities without immediate emergency care.
“Quite candidly, at this point I don’t know what a hearing would add when we already had hearings,” said Rep. Cook.
One Texas mayor said new restrictions that would come with SB 18 “won’t allow us to enhance our city.”
Both were swept up to a half-mile down the coast before they could be pulled from the water.
The 30-foot metal mast either hit or came close enough to where a power line arched and the voltage came in contact with the mast.
White will be buried at the Texas State Cemetery in Austin in a private ceremony Thursday afternoon.
WOAI reports the driver became trapped along a low-lying stretch of Pinn Road near Highway 151 around 10:30 a.m.
Detective Elise Ybarra joined Abilene police in 2014.
Pre-k registration begins Monday for AISD.
4th graders and their families can visit National Parks for free.
Authorities say two Boy Scouts in East Texas were killed and another critically hurt when their sailboat hit an overhead power line and they…
Advocates gathered this week at the Texas State Capitol for a bipartisan reading of Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax in protest of the bill.