Governor Perry has asked President Obama to officially declare Texas a disaster area. Wildfires have burned or threatened all but two of the state's 254 counties.
The redistricting debate in the Texas House of Representatives is heating up with local lawmakers upset over the proposed district lines.
New rules are being put in place to prevent air traffic controllers from falling asleep on the job.
Texas Tech's Burkhart Center for Autism Education and Research had the largest turn out in 6- years on Sunday for their annual Autism Walk to Raise Awareness.
On Saturday, Tour De Tech kicked off. More than 1500 students cruised for a good cause.
Texas Tech has kicked off GEAR (Get Excited About Robotics) where local elementary and middle school students get the chance to work with engineering students to build and program Lego robots.
After the disturbing discovery that two young boys with ties to the South Plains had been killed, the community of Sudan, where their mom lives and works, rallied to show their support during this trying time.
Saturday evening, two nonprofit organizations raise awareness and money to help prevent child abuse.