How to Become a Texas Ranger?

Answer The Texas Rangers are an elite police force within the Texas Department of Public Safety. They were created in 1823 by the "Father of Texas," Stephen Austin, in order to protect the settlers in the... Read More »

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Is it possible to go straight into army ranger school and become a 75th ranger after ROTC?

No. Lieutenants cannot go straight into a ranger battalion after ranger school. They have to serve with a regular line unit before they can apply to become a ranger platoon leader.

How did CD die on Walker Texas Ranger?

The CBS TV show "Walker, Texas Ranger" ran for nine seasons in the 1990s. The star was Chuck Norris, but Noble Willingham had a major supporting role as C.D. Parker, a character who was suddenly ki... Read More »

Who was the first black Texas Ranger?

According to the Texas Rangers, the first African American and Seminole Indian Texas Ranger of the 20th century was Sargeant Lee Roy Young Jr., in 1988. However, further research is necessary to d... Read More »

Where is Season 7 of Walker Texas Ranger?

Available in department stores since March 9, 2010.