Motorists, start your engines. It’s opening day for the Texas toll road with the nation’s fastest speed limit. Highway 130 will open Wednesday after three years of construction.
For two Central Texas school districts, football games have forced a discussion about whether to play a song that’s part of a long Southern tradition: Dixie.
Several businesses in the Central Texas town of Waco are dealing with a smelly problem that won’t go away: decaying cricket carcasses trapped in walls and collected on sidewalks.
An environmental panel for a Central Texas city has recommended endangered status for four salamander species.
Ground has been broken for a 758-megawatt, natural gas-fueled power plant to serve Central Texas.
Wildlife officials are working on restoring Bastrop State Park, where historic wildfires claimed 95 percent of the trees one year ago. But it will take plenty of manpower, time and money.
Authorities said that a Central Texas woman accidentally shot her husband in the abdomen with a handgun Sunday night while trying to kill a skunk in their yard.
A Central Texas high school football player is hospitalized in intensive care after suffering a stroke.
Federal officials have proposed adding four Central Texas salamander species for the endangered species list and designated 6,000 acres of Central Texas as critical habitat.
Police said that a suspect is in custody after four people were shot during an altercation in the parkin lot of a Walmart store in Central Texas early Sunday morning.
It takes about 393 days for a veteran in Central Texas to process a disability claim, an average of five months longer than those who live elsewhere.
Texas Forest Service officials say last year’s devastating Bastrop County wildfire has shown that the vegetation-free area around a home should extend beyond the long-accepted recommendation of 30 feet.