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State sharing stats on principals

State sharing stats on principals

Principals at public schools average nearly 20 years of experience in Texas and have been on the job in their current districts for about 12 years. That's according to a new annual report from the Texas Education Agency, which for the first time is requiring administrators to report that data to state officials to give parents — and the public — better insight into who's running their public schools.

Man charged in state trooper’s death

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Claudia Lauer

DALLAS -- The suspect in the shooting death of a state trooper during a Thanksgiving Day traffic stop in East Texas was charged Friday with capital murder of a law enforcement officer.

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Feral hogs root way across Texas

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By Julieta Chiquillo, The Dallas Morning News

Mike Brewer has tried all kinds of corn bait to lure feral hogs into a $1,000 trap at his Sunnyvale pecan orchard. He even mixed the corn with strawberry gelatin because the pigs love strawberries

Son of ex-Democratic governor enters Texas governor’s race

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HOUSTON (AP) -- Andrew White, son of the late former Democratic Texas Gov. Mark White, kicked off his longshot bid for governor Thursday, saying his mix of business-minded, conservative Democratic values can upend well-funded Republican incumbent Greg Abbott.

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