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School contractor dust-up, school electioneering, Montrose district dissolved

Texas public school districts earlier this year sought to exclude vendors from contracts based on a company’s work for charter schools, according to emails...
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Uresti found guilty, Democracy Vouchers, Murphy’s questionable contract, and the FBI...

Texas state Sen. Carlos Uresti was found guilty on all 11 fraud charges against him in a San Antonio federal court this week. It took...
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Astrodome controversy, Crosby ISD chief gone but still getting paid, AG...

House Speaker Joe Straus blocked a bill last session that would have allowed Harris County voters to go to the polls and decide whether...

Dallas Chief passes state test, dons DPD uniform for the first...

Five months after taking the helm of the Dallas Police Department, Chief Renee Hall has passed her state certification test, the chief announced Thursday...

Crosby ISD Superintendent barred from district but paid through June

The superintendent of Crosby Independent School District was told he could no longer visit the district’s property, placed on administrative leave, and ordered to...
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Testimony in Uresti trial shows a mix of sex and money,...

State Sen. Carlos Uresti touted a “no-risk” investment opportunity to a grieving mother while raking off fees and having sex with her, the woman...

Group says reward money available for tips about Houston’s lack of...

HOUSTON — A group called Government Crime Stoppers has posted a $2,500 reward for tips that lead to the prosecution of anyone in City Hall...

Tarrant County JP drops out of re-election race amid forged signatures...

Lacking party support and facing allegations that his campaign forged signatures on his ballot application, Tarrant County Justice of the Peace Russ Casey has...

HCC Trustee Wilson may face dressing-down from colleagues Thursday

HOUSTON — Almost six months to the day when Houston Community College trustees voted to censure one of their own for taking bribes, those trustees...