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Columnist Lieber says state regulators don’t protect Texans

Dallas Morning News watchdog columnist Dave Lieber recently called Texas the "Lone Scam State" because he said state regulators don't always use their power...
Crosby

Financial crisis leads to layoff of 72 more employees in Crosby...

The Houston Chronicle has reported that Crosby Independent School District has laid off 72 employees in an effort to reduce costs through the rest...
Hewitt

Additional harassment complaints against former Hewitt official filed with state

Former Hewitt City Council member Kurt Krakowian has been named in several harassment complaints by his former city hall co-workers in the town near...

State attorney general is investigating former DeSoto ISD administrators

DeSoto ISD is investigating "unethical practices" among high-ranking administrators who have since left the school district, according to the Dallas Morning News. Superintendent D'Andre Weaver...

Petition seeks to remove Leon County commissioner following domestic violence conviction

KCEN Channel 6 TV reported this week that a petition seeking the removal of Leon County Commissioner Dean Stanford has been circulating online and...

Calhoun Port Authority board isn’t talking about its retirement benefits

The Calhoun Port Authority board, already facing a lawsuit for allegedly hiring disgraced Texas congressman Blake Farenthold in secret, is now refusing to discuss...

Former Coastal Bend College interim VP alleges retaliation after raising concerns...

A former interim vice president of a community college claims she was fired as retaliation after making allegations that a number of administrators were...

Groves councilman facing recall after explicit photos leaked

Residents of Groves, a small town southeast of Beaumont, will be asked on the November ballot if Cross Coburn should retain his Ward No....

River agency knew for years about the need for an economic...

When U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced early this month it was halting an expected $33.5 million payment toward its share of the Trinity...