Texas - Cattle rustling is on the rise across Texas.
Ranchers are encouraged to iron brand their cattle, write down serial numbers and take photographs of their equipment.
State law increased the maximum punishment for cattle rustling in 2009. It used to be a state jail felony with a punishment range up to two years.
Now it's a third degree felony with a punishment range of up to 10 years.
In 2012, 10,000 head of cattle were reported stolen or missing across the state.
Schools in Hereford and the Pampa Junior High were both placed on lockdown as a precaution today while police investigated possible threats.
The Dimmit Police Department installed a temperature alarm system in it's K-9 Unit truck to make sure its dog is safe for the upcoming summer.
Northwest Texas Hospital has teamed up with a leading health care organization to continue to focus on quality of care for their patients.
In a two-day conference celebrating the culture and industries of the Southern High Plains, one man is embracing a creative approach to telling the story of the plains to the audience.
As a way of previewing next weeks meeting, the city's Planning Department is releasing a draft for the redevelopment of the Barrio Neighborhood.