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FBI is now involved in statewide Amber Alert issued for missing 18-month-old || Updated 4 p.m.

UPDATE: https://egreenvilleextra.com/regional-news/breaking-missing-18-month-old-2/The FBI is now involved in a statewide Amber Alert issued for a missing 18-month-old.Cedric Jackson was last seen just after midnight Wednesday...

UT-Austin will provide free tuition to undergrad students with family incomes below $65,000 starting in 2020

Seeking to make college more affordable, the University of Texas will use some of its oil money to dramatically expand the financial aid it...

BREAKING: Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot dies at 89

A spokesman for the Perot family has confirmed H. Ross Perot has died at age 89. Perot rose to become one of the nation's richest...

Texas game wardens crack down on BUI this Fourth of July weekend

As boaters head out to Texas waterways for the Fourth of July holiday, Texas Game Wardens and thousands of law enforcement officers will be...

With conflicting budget estimates, will Texas teachers get the pay raises they anticipated?

When state lawmakers passed their landmark $11.6 billion school finance law in late May, school employees were eager to see how mandatory raises would...

Six heat hacks to stay safe this summer at Texas state parks

Last year, Texas’ temperatures soared to record highs and staff at more than 40 Texas Parks and Wildlife Department sites handled 134 incidents relating...

Man behind the voice of Big Tex dies at 72 || Regional news

The man behind the voice of Big Tex is dead at 72. Bill Bragg died Saturday. His cause of death has not yet been released. "He...

U.S. Supreme Court puts census citizenship question on hold

The Supreme Court on Thursday put on hold the Trump administration’s plan to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census form sent to...

Governor signs bill making stealing packages, mail a felony

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed House Bill 37, making it a felony to steal mail and packages. The bill, set to take effect Sept....

Texas sees slight increase in child well-being, according to national report

 Texas’ rating with the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s 2019 Kids Count Data Book has increased its overall child well-being by two points.Now at 41st...

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