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TEA offers graduation toolkit to students, parents, school counselors

TEA offers graduation toolkit to students, parents, school counselors

Commissioner of Education Michael Williams announced today that the Texas Education Agency, in collaboration with the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and Texas Workforce Commission, has available a graduation toolkit for students, par

VIDEO: TABC considering proposal to sell alcohol at gun shows

Gun buyers could soon be able to grab a cold one while browsing the merchandise at gun shows in Texas. The State Alcoholic Beverage Commission is considering the proposal. But, the reaction is mixed.

VIDEO: Jerry Jones has 'no comment' on racy photos that popped up online

Dallas Cowboys' owner Jerry Jones spoke to the media Sunday for the first time since some racy pictures were leaked online last week.
Aggies’ QB battle to replace Manziel? Sumlin says it’s ‘dead even’

Aggies’ QB battle to replace Manziel? Sumlin says it’s ‘dead even’

Sophomore Kenny Hill and freshman Kyle Allen are vying to replace 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel, a first-round draft selection of the Cleveland Browns who bypassed on his final two years of college eligibility.'
Astros broadcaster inducted to 6th Hall of Fame

Astros broadcaster inducted to 6th Hall of Fame

Legendary Astros broadcaster Milo Hamilton was inducted into his sixth Hall of Fame on Sunday when he was named to the Des Moines Register’s Iowa Sports Hall.
Cardinals rough up Texans in preseason opener

Cardinals rough up Texans in preseason opener

The Bill O’Brien era or, better, comedy of errors, began exactly as the Gary Kubiak-Wade Phillips era ended, except worse.
Texas man indicted in death of Alfred Wright

Texas man indicted in death of Alfred Wright

A Jasper, Texas, man has been indicted in connection with the death of Alfred Wright, a 28-year-old father of three whose mysterious disappearance and death sparked protests, controversy and allegations of a law enforcement cover up.
Death of 6-year-old Jenise Wright ruled a homicide; DNA being collected

Death of 6-year-old Jenise Wright ruled a homicide; DNA being collected

The death of 6-year-old Jenise Wright was formally ruled a homicide Friday by the Kitsap County Coroner's Office, the sheriff's office said. But officials refused to publicly reveal the cause of death.

Complete Chaos

CNN came out with a poll Friday and it says people, more than ever before, don't have any faith in the federal government.
Texans play Saturday on KETK

Texans play Saturday on KETK

The Houston Texans have their preseason opener against Arizona Saturday night, and you can watch it on KETK. Chron.com has a list of 5 players to keep an eye on during Saturday's contest.
Former Longview athletic director, coach heads to Calvary Baptist Academy

Former Longview athletic director, coach heads to Calvary Baptist Academy

Former Longview athletic director and head coach Pat Collins confirmed today that he was taken a position at Calvary Baptist Academy in Shreveport.
Cowboys defense disappoints in 27-7 loss to Chargers

Cowboys defense disappoints in 27-7 loss to Chargers

The Cowboys were without five starters on defense and a host of backups because of injuries. So there are built in reasons why the Chargers offense ran and passed at will in a 27-7 victory Thursday night.

Soldier 'shocked' after Army gives him and dozens of others notice to leave service

They may have survived combat abroad but thousands of soldiers are caught in the crossfire of a budget battle at home.
CBP officers seize nearly $429,000 in cocaine hidden in a Ford Focus

CBP officers seize nearly $429,000 in cocaine hidden in a Ford Focus

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged cocaine. CBP officers discovered the alleged cocaine, valued at approximately $428,800 hidden within a Ford Focus.

Everson Walls talks about 2014 Cowboys defense

Former Dallas Cowboys DB Everson Walls was in East Texas Thursday night. Walls gave his thoughts on what this years Dallas defense needs to do to bounce back from the awful 2013 season.