Texas Tech WR Shorts Dismissed From Team After ArrestTexas Tech wide receiver Quan Shorts has been kicked off of the Red Raiders squad after police arrested him on a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge.
Gov. Abbott Wants Mental Health Program To ID Potentially Violent Students Across StateIn the hours after the Santa Fe High School shooting, Gov. Greg Abbott touted the potential of a little-known mental health screening program in West Texas that identifies potentially violent students.
Texas Executes Man Who Stuffed Woman's Body Into LuggageAsked by the warden if he had a final statement, Rosendo Rodriguez spoke defiantly for seven minutes and never apologized to relatives of his victims watching through a window.
Texas Tech Fined, WVU's Harris Reprimanded After Fans Storm CourtThe Big 12 fined Texas Tech $25,000 and reprimanded West Virginia forward Wes Harris for hitting a fan who joined thousands of others in storming the court during a weekend postgame celebration.
West Virginia Reviewing Court Storm Incident At Texas TechWest Virginia's athletic department said it is reviewing an incident in which a player is seen striking a Texas Tech fan who had joined thousands of others in a postgame celebration.
Texas Tech Will Wear 'I Like Spike' Decals To Honor DykesThe Red Raiders will honor their late coach with decals on their helmets for every game this season. The stickers will feature an image of Dykes getting doused with water after a victory and the phrase "I Like Spike"
More Than 100 Birds Seized In Texas Cockfighting BustOfficers seized 107 birds, plus sharp blades that can be attached to the legs of roosters.
Parents Hope Texas Teen's Last Text Will Spread AwarenessThe parents of a Texas teen who died after she was accidentally electrocuted inside a bathtub are sharing one of the last photos their daughter texted before her death in the hopes of warning people about the dangers of water and electricity.
Texas Teen Electrocuted While Using Cellphone In BathtubFamily and friends are mourning the loss of a 14-year-old Texas girl who died after she was electrocuted in a bathtub.
Texas Tech's Offense Cranking Up For Final Push In Big 12The Red Raiders scored 61 runs in five games last week, finishing with a 21-3 series-clinching win over TCU on Sunday in a matchup of teams that went to the College World Series last year.
Three Storm Chasers Killed Near Lubbock IdentifiedThree storm chasers were killed just east of Lubbock today in Spur.
Officials: 3 Remain Hospitalized After West Texas Bus CrashAuthorities say a West Texas high school cheerleader sponsor and two cheerleaders remain hospitalized after a semitrailer hit their bus in a crash that killed another cheerleader sponsor.