Texas - State prisons may reduce the number of beds as a possible measure in the struggle to balance the state budget.
State leaders have directed agencies to propose another 10 percent in spending cuts.
The state tripled the size of the prison system during the 1990's, under a decades-old criminal justice doctrine centered on building more prisons.
Now, state officials are finding that expanded treatment, and rehabilitation programs can shrink the inmate population.
Starting Monday, voters in parts of Randall County will vote on a proposition that would allow certain alcohol sales in those area of the county.
Sierra Koch, an area woman whose husband, Cade, was killed during the March wildfires, is now preparing to give birth to their first child.
The Bell Street overpass at I-40 is now open again, allowing cars to pass through for the first time Thursday evening.
States limiting smoking in cars with minors include Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Maine, Oregon, Utah, Vermont, and most recently Hawaii.
Canyon city commissioners just created a calendar to finish their plan to expand the Canyon East Subdivision.