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Patrick Crawford

Texas TV meteorologist shot, gunman sought

Authorities are searching for a gunman after a TV meteorologist was shot during an altercation in the Central Texas station's parking lot.


Wreck scatters grapefruit along I-35 in Texas

Boxes and bags of grapefruit have ended up scattered along a Central Texas interstate following a traffic accident.

Sergio David Bezerra

Ex-religious school teacher in Texas gets 80 years

A former Waco Baptist Academy teacher has been sentenced to 80 years in prison after being convicted of molesting two students during piano lessons.

Eric Williams

Texas man sentenced to death in revenge plot

A former Texas justice of the peace is sentenced to death for capital murder in what prosecutors described as a revenge plot that left three people dead.

Facebook complaints about electric solicitors prompt changes

KTXS has received multiple complaints on Facebook about unwanted solicitors knocking on their doors around Abilene.

Oil prices dropping, some Snyder residents skeptical about future

Crude oil prices have been plummeting over the past few months.

Chris Christie

Christie defends supporting Dallas Cowboys after Twitter backlash

Gov. Chris Christie is defending his longtime love for the Dallas Cowboys after his cheering for the team sparked a social media firestorm.

Brother's Keeper

Photo by Gerry "G.J." McCarthy/Dallas Morning News

Image from marathon shows Texas brothers' bond

As brothers Trace and Judson Greer crossed the finish line during a half-marathon in Dallas, younger brother Judson, a sixth-grader, began to stumble. That's when Trace, a high school senior, picked his brother up into his arms.

Eric Williams

Punishment phase resumes in Texas capital murder trial

Testimony is continuing in the punishment phase in the trial of a former North Texas public official convicted of capital murder in a revenge plot against prosecutors.

fatal accident

Police: Texas man dies after being shot, his truck crashes

Police in East Texas are investigating after a 67-year-old man was found fatally shot in a crashed truck.

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KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Tracking shower chances again Thursday night

Southern and eastern areas have the better chances for rainfall