A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper says eight people, including three children, have been killed in a fiery, two-vehicle crash in Northeast Texas.
Texas Department of Criminal Justice spokesman Jason Clark says officials are trying to determine if Jeffs preached a sermon to his congregation over a speaker phone.
A national atheist foundation plans to seek permission to hoist its own banner at a religious Christmas display in an East Texas courthouse square.
A Korean War veteran will finally be laid to rest in his Texas hometown more than 60 years after he was declared missing in action.
Jasper voters were being asked Tuesday whether three black city council members should be removed from office after they voted earlier this year to hire the first black police chief in the history of the East Texas town.
Water availability is on the minds of the City Council: During Wednesday’s briefing, they’ll begin looking at updating the city’s long-range water plans with new reservoirs and conservation efforts.
White supremacist gang member Lawrence Russell Brewer has been executed for the infamous dragging death slaying of James Byrd Jr., a black man from East Texas.
The 2,911 acres of the Mineola Nature Preserve are home to a variety wildlife, big and small, from birds and plants to buffalo and longhorns.
The drought currently impacting much of the state is helping in the recovery of debris from the 2003 space shuttle Columbia disaster.
Officials who evacuated 1,800 southeast Texas homes and businesses as wildfires approached were wary of allowing anyone to return too soon.
Firefighters across the drought-plagued state worked Monday to contain multiple wildfires, including 20 battled by Texas Forest Service crews.
Paperwork is now all that stands in the way of freedom for six adults accused of participating in what prosecutors say was a sordid small-town swinger’s club.