Under heavy, somber skies, grizzled veterans, military brass and the public turned out at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery to honor the dead.
The Texas House gave its final okay Monday to a proposed school-property-tax break for homeowners that's a key part of a $3.8 billion package agreed upon by state leaders.
The Texas Senate backed a 25 percent cut in the state business tax Sunday night, doing its part to keep a $3.8 billion tax-relief package on track.
SAPD reports 25-year department veteran was charged with DWI after a traffic stop.
AUSTIN — Amid fierce opposition from a bipartisan group of lawmakers, Republicans in the Texas House acknowledged defeat Sunday on an effort to rein in the rising costs of a program that provides free tuition to veterans and their children.
The Texas House took a moment Sunday to think of and pray for the families affected by flooding that swept away hundreds of homes.
After a record-setting rainfall Saturday, San Antonions can enjoy a one-day reprieve before heavy rains resume Sunday night, and carry through Monday.
Authorities were responding to a call for a family disturbance.
Waco police spokesman Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton has said all those killed or injured were members of five criminal motorcycle gangs at the Twin Peaks restaurant for a biker meeting.
Seguin students prayed for the return of Blue Bell to their school lunches Friday.
A new tornado warning is in effect until 1:15 p.m. today for Blanco and Gillespie Counties, following reports of a tornado touching down in northeast Fredericksburg, according to the National Weather Service in San Antonio.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — A Corpus Christi church says five of its parishioners are among eight people missing after a vacation home where several families were staying was swept away by a flash flood on the rain-swollen Blanco River.
San Antonio fared better than areas farther north after weekend storms, but officials and residents were bracing for another round of heavy rain expected today.
Victim was shot in the back, police said.
Traffic traveling through the area in Interstate 35 will not be subject to the curfew, but sections of I-35 may be shut down in the next 24-48 hours because of flooding.
The National Weather has a flash flood watch in effect until 7 p.m. Sunday.
State Comptroller Glenn Hegar assured state leaders Saturday that it's feasible to conduct the November election that they are proposing to institute a school property-tax break.
The recent listeria woes of Brenham-based Blue Bell that have forced its product out of freezers everywhere prompted about 160 students at St. James Catholic School in Seguin on Friday to pray for those who became sick from eating the ice cream, employees whose jobs were affected, and the return of the ice cream to their school.
If the incident is the action of BISD's students, disciplinary measures will be taken in accordance with the district's Student Code of Conduct handbook, the statement says.
Beaumont Animal Services received several calls about the dead animal on Wednesday, but when officers responded to the school, the pig had already been taken down and disposed of, Officer Matthew Fortenberry said.
Ernestine “Tina” Ibarra died May 20. She was 64.
Two Texas Republican lawmakers nearly got into a fistfight on the state House floor late Sunday night after a priority bill of anti-abortion activists surprisingly failed to make it onto the calendar ahead of a key deadline.
The Texas House on Sunday tentatively approved a proposed school-property-tax break for homeowners, a key part of a $3.8 billion tax-relief package.
The National Weather Service warns that heavy rains resume Sunday night and carry through Monday, potentially dousing many Memorial Day activities.
In Boerne, several hundred people were evacuated from the Creekside Apartments when the Cibolo Creek began rising Saturday, flooding cars and entering ground floor dwellings.
Clarence Grant Nail, who for more than 20 years served first as an infantryman and later in military intelligence in the Army, died May 13 at 83.
Detectives are trying to find out more about the victim and her recent activities.
The focus on dilapidated state office buildings can't come fast enough for the Texas comptroller's office, which opened the legislative session with toilet-paper-stuffed holes in bathroom walls and is ending it with a field office's roof falling in.
The Contrabando movie set, often referred to as a "ghost town," on the Rio Grande is a part of Texas pop culture that also could be a thing of the past.