Bastrop County ESD 2 Fire Chief Josh Gill said investigators determined the wildfire started with the burning of a brush pile that got out of control.
Bastrop Independent School District says that classes at Cedar Creek High School and Bluebonnet Elementary School have been canceled due to a pipeline break.
The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has issued a stay in the execution of Rodney Reed.
The parole board on Friday unanimously recommended a 120-day reprieve for Rodney Reed.
On Tuesday, a hearing that Rodney Reed's attorneys would use to try to void his execution was postponed, but it didn't stop a rally outside the Bastrop County District Attorney’s office Wednesday.
Jennifer Lopez Flores, 17, was last seen in the Red Rock area on October 12. BCSO says her whereabouts are currently unknown but she may be in the Austin area.
Friday is payday or at least it should be for more than 800,000 federal workers.
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 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.
The Bastrop Police Department says it has received several reports of people getting calls that there are problems with their computers.
The artwork here in front of me and behind me is part of the first major effort to put up sculpture in the old town district.
The artwork here in front of me and behind me is part of the first major effort to put up sculpture in the Old Town district.These here at the library have not been damaged but just across the road...
Texas' top criminal appeals court put a hold on the execution of death row inmate Rodney Reed Monday. He was found guilty of killing 19-year-old Stacey Stites nearly 20 years ago in Bastrop County....
The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has stayed the execution of death row inmate Rodney Reed in response a motion filed by his lawyer earlier this month. Reed was convicted in 1998 of Stacey Stit...
With only 3 weeks until he is set to die, attorneys for convicted murderer Rodney Reed are trying to spare his life one last time.