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SAN ANTONIO – The dream of a second state team championship in the Alamodome for Sulphur Springs ended Thursday as the Wildcats fell 62-52.

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Former Rep. Ralph Hall, the oldest-ever member of the U.S. House, who represented Hopkins Co…

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced last week he is sending cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $953.9 million in local sales tax allocations for February, 4.6 percent more than in February 2018.

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced last week he would send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $734.7 million in local sales tax allocations for January, 3.6 percent more than in January 2018. These allocations are based on sales made in November by bu…

Reese's Cup Minis are reportedly the favorite Christmas candy for Texans, according to sales data from CandyStore.com. That follows on regular Reese's Peanut Butter Cups taking top spot in the state for Halloween earlier this year. Peppermint bark came in second, and candy canes was third am…

Texans will likely spend about 5 percent more this year than last year to serve a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, according to information from the Texas Farm Bureau.

Hopkins County ranchers who drive livestock, along with other local agricultural haulers, may receive some relief from federal “hours of service” regulations and their monitoring by electronic logging devices, by a measure passed several months ago by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Adminis…