The family of Dallas Police Officer Patrick Zamarripa, as well as the families of four other Dallas Police and DART officers killed one year ago in downtown Dallas, were honored at the dedication of the Dallas Circle of Heroes Memorial.
Teachers across Texas, including hundreds in the Alliance/AFT union in the Dallas area, headed to Austin on Monday to lobby lawmakers on educators' needs and participate in a rally at the State Capitol.
An injured veteran Clay Luthy and his 10-year-old golden retriever Charlotte have both been hired at Lowe's in Abilene, Texas. Luthy has had five surgeries on his knees and can't bend his left leg. But with Charlotte's help, he can work with her at his side -- and the pair have become customer favorites at their store.
The injured animal was wedged inside a drainage pipe in a new residential development 35 miles outside of Houston. The alligator snapping turtle was saved by fire-rescue crews and is recovering at a Houston wildlife rehabilitation center.
Decades of restocking the Eastern Wild Turkey has proven successful for some East Texas counties, but many areas still aren’t seeing birds. A new research study will focus on some recently transplanted birds outfitted with GPS transmitters to find out what turkeys think is a good home.
After about 30 minutes of labor early Thursday, momma Luna gave birth to a calf that weighed about 140 pounds. SeaWorld San Antonio's zoological team had been on 24-hour watch since July 1 waiting for the birth. The sex of the calf is yet to be determined, and so is the name.