Killeen School Board members have voted to name a new elementary school on Azura Drive in honor of longtime educator Pat Carney who was killed in a 1991 shooting rampage at the Luby’s cafeteria in Killeen.
It was the final day of a garage sale that spans 3 states, and brings bargain hunters out by the thousands. The annual fall 'Highway 80 garage sale' finished up Sunday in Longview, as merchants were getting their last chance at sales.
Construction work began on Smith County Habitat for Humanity’s 112th home in partner with First Presbyterian Church and University of Texas at Tyler Capstone Construction Management class for a qualified family.
While the COVID-19 pandemic is far from over, it appears that Texans are learning to cope with new distancing practices and have really adjusted habits, especially in the case of restaurants and other indoor gathering places.
An East Texas city, with a limited budget, must watch as their firefighters leave to take higher paying jobs elsewhere. In Gladewater, budget limitations and a neighboring opportunity have resulted in a firefighter exodus.
Authorities say 24 people, including alleged members of a white supremacist prison gang, have been indicted in federal courts in Texas, Kentucky, and Mississippi on charges related to shootings, stabbings, and killings.
The appointees assigned to the CDC headquarters have no public health background. They have instead been tasked with keeping an eye on Dr. Robert Redfield, the agency director, as well as scientists, according to a half-dozen CDC and administration officials.
“These awards remind of us what our DPS officers do on a daily basis to willingly serve and protect the people of Texas, often under extreme conditions and in dangerous situations,” said DPS Director Steven McCraw.
Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO), an American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP) company, has submitted a request to the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUCT) for a net annual increase of $90.2 million in the company’s non-fuel base rates.
Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Education Agency (TEA), and the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) today announced the creation of a COVID-19 Rapid Testing Pilot Program for Texas school systems.