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Appellate court says TRWD didn’t violate Open Meetings law

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The 2nd Court of Appeals said the Tarrant Regional Water District followed the Texas Open Meetings Act but one justice offered a dissenting opinion.

‘Lost Boy’ hopes to reunite with mom after 30 years

James Thiep Angui survived a civil war in Sudan, eventually making his way to Texas. He hopes to return home — for a visit to see his mother and family — next year.

Should Texas stop observing daylight-saving time?

Two state lawmakers have filed measures to address daylight-saving time.

Texas lawmaker to push bill on foreclosed gas leases

State Rep. Jim Keffer, R-Eastland, saw his previous bill to address the problems in the Barnett Shale vetoed by Gov. Rick Perry.

Clemency sought for schizophrenic man set for execution

Texas is on track for an 18-year low in executions, likely because the option of life without parole was added in 2005.