A World War II veteran injured in 1944 when he was struck by a German tank in France has been posthumously awarded a Purple Heart in a West Texas ceremony.
Retail gasoline prices across Texas have continued their slide by falling a nickel this week. AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump has slipped to $3.18 per gallon.
A West Texas lawyer is expected to enter a no guilty plea at a detention hearing for charges that he laundered more than $600 million in drug profits for a Mexican drug cartel.
A high school principal removed from duty over his involvement in a West Texas district’s standardized test cheating scandal has resigned.
Actress Michelle Monaghan of “Source Code” and “Gone Baby Gone” fame is at Fort Bliss filming a movie about a U.S. Army medic who returns from the war in Afghanistan.
A judge in West Texas has ordered DNA testing on a man who claims to be the brother of “The Jeffersons” star Sherman Hemsley, who died on July 24 of lung cancer.
Retail gasoline prices have risen an average 4 cents this week across Texas. AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump has reached $3.53 per gallon.
Police will practice a response to a simulated gunman on campus at the University of Texas at El Paso.
Relatives of three youths killed in a West Texas car crash have planned a service in Dallas.
Sherman Hemsley died at his home in El Paso at age 74. He first played George Jefferson on “All in the Family” before he was spun off onto “The Jeffersons.”
Three Garland youths are among five individuals who died in a collision with a suspected drunken driver in El Paso Sunday night.
Conference USA has announced plans to hold its postseason basketball tournaments in Tulsa in 2013 and in El Paso, Texas, in 2014.