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Thursday, December 23rd, 2010

Texas mulls alternatives to the gas tax

Over the next several months, hundreds of electric and plug-in hybrid cars will arrive in Texas cities. The vehicles will emit little pollution and generally be far cheaper to operate than conventional vehicles. For the state government, however, the advent of alternative-fuel vehicles creates a long-term concern: They will generate little or no gas tax revenue —...

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

Bobcats send four to track and field regional

Four Texas State track and field athletes, including two women high jumpers, will compete in the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field West Region Championships this weekend at the University of Texas.