Memorial Services for Texas A&M’s retired mascot, Rev VII, set for Sept. 6

Memorial services for Texas A&M University’s retired mascot, Reveille VII, will be held at Reed Arena on the evening of Sept. 6, announced ceremony organizers.

Wendy Davis: From teen mom to Harvard Law to famous filibuster

The Texas state senator whose filibuster of an abortion bill became a national phenomenon has a long history of persisting against tough odds. Wendy Davis -- the 50-year-old Democrat who stood and spoke for 13 hours Tuesday at the Texas Capitol --

Waco PD still looking for firearm theives

Waco police are are trying to identify three people who they say are involved in the theft of a firearm from Praco Gun Shop early this month.

Texas law now requires voters to show ID

A change in the voting laws in Texas now requires voters to present photo identification when voting.

West homes still in process of demolition

It's been more than two months since the deadly fertilizer plant explosion in West, and residents are still recovering.

Waco man found guilty of arson

A Waco jury has found a Waco man guilty of arson for attempting to set his ex-girlfriend's house on fire. The trial for William Charles Webb, 29, began after jury selection on Monday.

Texas Senator, Robert Nichols, releases statement for failing to address SJR 2 bill

Republican Texas Senator Robert Nichols released a statement on the failure to address the SJR 2 bill.

Texas most wanted fugitive arrested in California

A Texas Most Wanted fugitive has been arrested in California. Ricco Leo Torres, 33, is a top 10 Texas Most Wanted Fugitive and Barrio Azteca gang member. He is now in custody after being arrested on Tuesday in California.

DPS to combat DWI during 4th of July weekend

The Texas Department of Public Safety will increase DWI patrols for a 10-day period that includes the July 4th holiday.

Ft. Hood Commander responds to announced force reductions

Fort Hood may see a 7% reduction over the next three years. That estimate comes after the Army Chief of Staff earlier this week announced a department-wide cut in manpower.