Montgomery County officials issue "Disaster Declaration"

If you live in Montgomery County and were planning on celebrating the 4th with some fireworks, be aware, there are certain types banned.

Belton Fire Department welcomes new ambulance into its fleet

Belton Fire Department "rolled-in" a new truck into service Wednesday.

DPS graduates 108 State Troopers in Austin

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw and Texas Public Safety Commission Chair Cynthia Leon today were joined by Sen.

What to know about 'Fourth on the Brazos'

The Brazos River will play host to the annual "Fourth on the Brazos" celebration on Thursday. Here are things to know before you head out to celebrate Independence Day:

Jailed Facebook teen finally getting day in court after online 'joke'

A Texas teen who's been jailed more than four months for a Facebook comment he made during a video-game argument is finally getting a day in court that could let him go home.

Be free from misleading deals this Independence Day

- As the July 4 holiday approaches, you tend to see more special discounts, coupons and promotions. Better Business Bureau advises consumers to carefully research those deals first before making a purchase.

Heart of Texas Regional Advisory Council – “Wear It, July 4th”

In an effort to increase water safety awareness, Heart of Texas Drowning Prevention Coalition is encouraging people to Pledge to 'Wear It!' this July 4th Holiday.

Bryan PD investigate aggravated robbery

The Bryan Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in a donut shop aggravated robbery.

Spurs re-sign Ginobili, Splitter for at least 2 more years

On Wednesday, via Twitter, Manu Ginobili announced he will be staying in San Antonio for at least two more years. There were rumors circling the NBA circuit that Ginobili, 35, was going to retire after this season.

Texas abortion showdown continues

AUSTIN, Texas (CNN) -- The battle over Texas' attempts to change its abortion law ran well into the night at the state capitol.