Daily Monitor

Janitorial services contractor sentenced to prison for overbilling for work at...

A San Antonio contractor convicted of overbilling the city for janitorial services at the Alamodome has been sentenced to 25 months in federal prison,...
Hewitt

Waco area town pays city manager $88,000 to resign and police...

Hewitt Police Chief James Devlin is now acting city manager of that Waco-area town, after the city council approved a deal to pay the...
corpus christi

Indicted candidate in Corpus Christi says he will turn himself in...

Corpus Christi District 3 city council candidate Eric Tunchez, indicted in an alleged prostitution scheme, had not yet turned himself in by Nov. 6...
Houston ISD

Houston ISD enrollment still dropping, making budget cuts likely

Houston Independent School District's enrollment has declined for the second straight year, which likely will cause another round of budget cuts, according to the...
Tarrant County deputies

Tarrant County judge sues colleague over alleged intimidation tactics

A Tarrant County judge is suing a second local judge, alleging that she used her position to intimidate the first judge and damage her...
austin makes a deal for major league soccer

Austin Water Treatment System under review after boil notice

The city manager of Austin has outlined the steps the city will take to improve its water treatment system. Recent flooding of the Colorado...

South Texas town’s housing authority hears details of former director’s questionable...

Weeks after removing the agency’s executive director, La Joya Housing Authority board members finally got a look at some the questionable financial transactions she...

University of Houston confirms investigation into plagiarism allegations against superintendent

The University of Houston has verified the existence of an investigation into alleged plagiarism by the superintendent for the Katy Independent School District, but...
Dalls paid sick leave

Family of Botham Jean files suit against Dallas and fired police...

The Dallas police officer who allegedly shot and killed an unarmed 26-year-old accountant in his own living room in September now faces a lawsuit...