Are Schools Prepared for Crises? Texas Teachers Can Speak up in Historic Survey

How prepared are Texas schools for shootings or natural disasters? A survey being sent to more than 500,000 educators this month may...

Mass shootings in 2019: Where Did Texas Land in the Statistics?

Despite making up only 8.77 percent of the United States population, Texans were 12.13 percent of all mass shooting victims killed or...
Texas human trafficking

Texas number one for human trafficking

The practice of human trafficking isn’t exclusive to far-away locales in Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia, or our southern borders.
Texas hate crimes

Texas hate crime reports doubled from 2017 to 2018

Texas hate crime reports doubled from 2017 to 2018. The FBI’s annual Hate Crime Statistics report, published on...
Texas Thanksgiving weather 2019

Texas Thanksgiving weather 2019 might be nice

Texas Thanksgiving weather 2019 will break tradition and be pleasant. Residents of Dallas can expect highs in the low 60s and overnight...
Rodney Reed execution

Rodney Reed execution stopped by Texas court

Rodney Reed was scheduled to be executed Wednesday.  YouTube screenshot Texas' highest criminal court halted Rodney Reed's...
Odessa mass shooting

Texas mass shootings: committee talks mental illness

A person attending a vigil for Leilah Hernandez, one of the victims of the shootings in Odessa and Midland, lights a...

Counties and Voters Evaluate Need for Constables in Modern Era

As many states and counties around the nation reconsider the scope and validity of the constable, Texas has held firm in retaining...
Texas constables

Texas Constables under review

As many states and counties around the nation reconsider the scope and validity of the constable, Texas has held firm in retaining...

Texas mass violence committee talks video games and masks, again

A Texas mass violence committee held a hearing in Austin on Oct. 30. The Texas Senate Select Committee on Mass Violence...

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