Dallas Icon and Texas State Fair mainstay Big Tex has apparently died from a self-inflicted wound today. The beloved landmark burst into flames today due to an electrical fire. Click here for pics and the full story.

A federal judge stops the state of Texas from keeping Planned Parenthood from participating in the Women’s Health program.  The judge believes the Texas law…


  ARLINGTON, Texas – Aledo’s Johnathan Gray rushed for 320 yards and eight touchdowns and Aledo defended its Class 4A Division II title with a 69-34 victory against La Marque on Friday night. Gray finished the season with 58 rushing touchdowns, breaking the state record of 57 set by Sugar Land’s Kenneth Hall in 1953. […]


  LA MARQUE — La Marque has a chance to join an elite club and solidify its football tradition as one of the best in Texas. A win Friday over No. 1 Aledo in the state championship (8 p.m. at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington) would give the Cougars their sixth state title. Only 11 other […]

T.I.’s new terms of probation are being outlined in new court documents. After T.I. is released from an Arkansas prison for violating terms of his probation, the Grand Hustle head’s new probation terms will be very limited. According to TMZ, Tip will not be allowed to leave the Northern District of Georgia — Atlanta, Gainesville, […]

Students and faculty at Sam Houston State University were placed on lockdown Friday after reports of gunmen on campus. Campus police said they received reports of a college-age group on campus with guns. However, officials said it turned out to be connected to a Nerf-ball competition. A campus spokesman said the group was carrying air-compressed […]