Recent rainfall across much of Texas has pulled more than 10% of the state out of drought status for the first time in more than a year.
TAWAKONI - Area lakes were among the beneficiaries of this week’s rains, with Lake Tawakoni now less than a half a foot below its fill stage. In December the lake was down more than six feet.
QUINLAN - One man is dead and another in critical condition following a two vehicle wreck Thursday morning in South Hunt County.
CUSHING, OK - Canadian proponents of TransCanada's Keystone XL project are applauding U.S. President Barack Obama's directive to expedite the approval process for the 485-mile southern leg of the oil pipeline to Texas.
SULPHUR SPRINGS - Hopkins County District Attorney Martin Braddy has announced his office will seek the death penalty in an April 2011 strangling.
COMMERCE -The Commerce Independent School District Thursday night formally recognized their campus teachers of the year.
QUINLAN - Two Texas Department of Transportation employees are being credited with the rescue of three women who became trapped in their car amidst rising flood waters.