Voters in the northwestern Rains County community of Point will elect three councilpersons this November. The deadline for candidates to file is Aug. 26.
Hydraulic fracturing is booming in Texas, and with the practice comes an increase in the use of disposal wells. But Northeast Texas has few disposal wells compared to some parts of the state.
Hunt County has joined Franklin and Kaufman Counties in banning most outdoor fires.
The Texas Senate approved a sweeping overhaul of the state’s abortion restrictions late Friday night, with a vote of 19-11, thus clearing the way for the measure to be signed by Gov. Rick Perry.
Researchers say that both nationwide and in Texas, arrests for marijuana possession show enforcement disparities along racial lines.
With the eyes of Texas and the nation on Austin this week as the legislature moves to pass a bill restricting abortions in the state, a Monday morning comment from the bill's sponsor, Jodie Laubenberg of Parker, has drawn widespread attention.
The way the State of Texas measures student success doesn't include the out-of-state graduates who return home for work or further study.
The folks over at Slate decided to chart all the places mentioned in Bob Dylan's music, and of course, Texas is on the map.
As one Northeast Texas landowner awaits her appeal, a court in Beaumont rules in favor of TransCanada Corporation.
Rain, thunder and lightning did not deter TransCanada workers from beginning major operations at Julia Trigg Crawford's Red'Arc farm in northwestern Lamar County on Thursday morning.