Plummeting oil prices may add a little jingle in the pockets of holiday shoppers and travelers but are raising financial worries in some states that had been tapping into surging oil tax revenues.
More cold weather is headed this way, but cities across North Texas are hoping ice and snow will stay away. December’s ice storm racked up huge bills and now many municipalities are just now finding out the state won’t be chipping in.
Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby said Monday that there is “unanimity” among leaders from five power conferences that significant changes are needed now in the NCAA.
The Combine city council has sacked most of the city’s police department, leaving only two officers.