A four-year-old girl is dead after she was struck by a vehicle, City of Bastrop Police say.
Legalizing hemp in Texas is having unexpected consequences that are affecting criminal cases involving marijuana throughout the entire state.
The Fourth of July is Thursday and odds are you'll head to a fireworks show or set off some of your own. Now is the time to be thinking about firework safety.
Supporters of Rodney Reed gathered at a restaurant in North Austin Sunday morning.
With the legalization of hemp taking place in Texas only three weeks ago, there is still a lot prosecutors have to figure out.
In two weeks, hemp will no longer be considered a controlled substance in Texas, but there are still several questions the state legislature will need to clear up when it comes to the production of hemp.
Friday is payday or at least it should be for more than 800,000 federal workers.
What began as a typical Tuesday for Alan Orosio turned into his worst nightmare when he received a call from his brother. “He just broke down on the phone and I already knew, that's when it hit me. I lost my friend,” said Orosio.
The dry conditions in central Texas are taking a toll on home owners and businesses alike.
A body was found burned on the side of the road in Cedar Creek on Thursday, Jan. 18, according to the Bastrop County Sheriff's Office.
A Bastrop ISD parent reached out for help after she says the district disregarded a bullying attack on her 10-year-old son.
The following is a list of closures and delays for schools in the Central Texas area.
Eastern parts of Central Texas are getting the brunt of the storms. FOX 7's Lauren Petrowski has more on one of the hardest hit areas.
In Bastrop County a road off of Highway 71 near Smithville has washed and the county has been placed under a declaration of disaster. Emergency officials are urging families with homes prone to flooding to evacuate. FOX 7's Bridget Spencer has the latest.
The Royal Pines fire in Bastrop County is now 100 percent contained. For a couple of hours Saturday night, the blaze was dangerously close to about 30 homes.
Firefighters are battling a brush fire in Bastrop. FOX 7's Tania Ortega has the story.
A charter bus originating from Austin, Texas was hit by a freight train in Biloxi, Mississippi on Tuesday. At least four people are dead.
It's a big problem on the Bastrop and Travis County line as a drug war is leading to murders, burglaries and assaults.
Due to the potential for heavy rains and water, the following schools will delay the start of school:
Websites like Craigslist can be an awesome tool or a quick way to find yourself in a scary situation. Several local police departments have an idea they hope will keep you safe.