DALLAS - Amtrak and Texas transportation officials are studying starting passenger rail service from Dallas-Fort Worth to Shreveport, La, which would bring more stops locally. 

AUSTIN - State transportation officials are reminding citizens and candidates of the laws regulating their campaign sign placement on state highway right of way.

Traffic flow to speed up within two months

Jan 26, 2012

AUSTIN - More than 1,500 miles of Texas interstates will experience increased speed limits to 75 mph following action Thursday by the state’s Transportation Commission. 

Flash flooding, driving concerns amid heavy rainfall

Jan 25, 2012

Hours of heavy rains are prompting the Texas Department of Public Safety to remind motorists to avoid low water crossings and driving on flooded roadways. 

Photo submitted by Commerce resident Katy King

GREENVILLE - Crews have reopened a five mile section of westbound Interstate 30 after a semi hauling synthetic plastic overturned near the 97 mile marker at around 7 a.m. Tuesday. 

Beware of wildlife during your holiday travel

Dec 22, 2011

With more deer on area roadways and weather a bigger factor this time of year, Texas State officials urge even more caution when traveling.

Martin to serve as new Director of Construction

Dec 15, 2011

PARIS - The Texas Department of Transportation has announced the appointment of Bradley Martin as the new director of construction for the Paris District, effective January 1. 

$4 million road project to take shape in 2012

Dec 14, 2011
Trey Turner, TxDot

BONHAM - A nearly two mile stretch of Highway 121 in Bonham will extend from two to four lanes as presented by TxDot to council members on Monday.

BONHAM - Housing and road improvements are up for consideration Monday evening by the Bonham City Council.

Local road construction prompts another closure

Oct 29, 2011

GREENVILLE - The Texas Department of Transportation will close the section of Kari Lane at State Highway 34/Wesley Street in Greenville Saturday.

Pavement improvements slated for Paris airport

Oct 27, 2011

PARIS - The Texas Transportation Commission has approved over $1.5 million in repairs for Cox Field airport in Paris.