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Woman arrested for showing up at jail with drugs in her purse
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 20:24:19 -0700

A Bowie County woman was arrested after she allegedly showed up at the jail with an outstanding warrant and drugs in her purse.

Wake Village City Council meets to consider renewal of contract
Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:30:03 -0800

Wake Village City Council members will meet at 6 p.m. today to consider renewing a contract with a Texarkana, Texas-based computer maintenance and repair firm.

Same-sex couple fighting Texas gay marriage ban has second child
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:44:27 -0700

A couple challenging Texas' ban on same-sex marriage in federal court announced Monday the birth of their second child over the weekend.

This Just In
Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:21:10 -0700

Fire damages popular restaurant in Bowie Co. Fire damages popular restaurant in Bowie Co.

UT-Austin opens its first inclusive LGBT sorority
Thu, 12 Mar 2015 15:28:47 -0700

The University of Texas at Austin is now home to its very first sorority designed for LGBT students.

Texas AG: marriage licenses still limited to a man and woman
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 14:12:21 -0700

Attorney General Ken Paxton has asked the Supreme Court of Texas to reaffirm the state's ban on same-sex marriage after a probate judge ruled that the ban was unconstitutional.

The new Texas Republican chairman really doesn't want to see gay couples kissing
Tue, 10 Mar 2015 15:29:12 -0700

The Texas GOP chose Tom Mechler, a man who has told press he would stop subscribing to his hometown newspaper if they published a photo of a gay couple kissing, as its new chair on Saturday.

Ebola nurse to sue Dallas hospital parent company over training, privacy concerns
Sun, 01 Mar 2015 07:16:53 -0800

"I wanted to believe that they would have my back and take care of me, but they just haven?t risen to the occasion," Pham told the Dallas Morning News.

Texas Guard clerk rebuffs same-sex couples
Tue, 17 Mar 2015 13:43:54 -0700

The national LGBT movement kicked off when New York City police officers raided the Stonewall Inn, a popular gay and lesbian bar in the Greenwich Village area of the city.

Hearing set in April for woman accused of sexual misconduct
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 22:57:58 -0800

A Wake Village, Texas, woman accused of sexual misconduct with a teen boy she met while acting as his youth minister at a Texarkana church is scheduled for a pretrial he...