Texas voters face a much longer ballot in November

Ron T. Ennis / Star-Telegram archives

The governor’s race is the tip of an electoral iceberg that includes everything from street and school bonds to statewide transportation funding.

Accusations fly in the race for Texas governor

Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis each claim their opponent is trying to draw attention away from improper political moves.

New study links water contamination in Parker County to gas drilling

Scientist hopes study leads to additional testing of water wells in Parker County.

PoliTex: What do you call a former president and his first lady?

Wendy Davis recognizes some familiar footwear during a book signing in Fort Worth.

Opinion By Bud Kennedy

Aledo’s campus police have military rifles, but they’re going back

Officials in the Parker County school district say they will return weapons to the Department of Defense.

Controversial historical racing has day in court

State Rep. Matt Krause asks local judge to put a stop to the new rule change; the Texas Attorney General’s office wants Krause’s case dismissed.

Drought pushes Abilene to find new water source

City officials in Abilene who are contending with dwindling water supplies want to broaden their access to available water through an agreement with the Brazos River Authority.