Leading Off (1/31/13)

Governor Perry Claims Attorney General Greg Abbott Promised Not To Run Against Him. He told that to Channel 8’s Brad Watson. A spokesman for Abbott’s campaign said, “Whaaaaaat?”

Grand Prairie Police Academy To Graduate First Class On Friday. If Hollywood is correct, I’m sure the  17 weeks of training was hilarious.

Former All-American Running Back Arrested For Armed Robbery. Darren Lewis, who starred at Carter High and Texas A&M and not really that much for the Chicago Bears, was arrested yesterday for trying to rob a Duncanville 7-Eleven, and shooting the clerk in the thigh when he refused to hand over the money.

Tarrant County Tax Assessor-Collector Calls On Tarrant County District Attorney To Resign After Tarrant County Sexual Harassment Scandal. In a statement, DA Joe Shannon responded, “Nah, I’m good, thanks.”