Restaurant patrons can provide meals for at-risk youth, families through new state program
Texas - Gov. Greg Abbott announced Tuesday a food program that will allow restaurant patrons to make donations and provide free meals to at-risk youth and families in Texas experiencing hardships due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Governor Announces Approval Of Major Disaster Declaration/ Acts To Boost Hospital Capacity
DeSoto, TX - DeSoto has combined two March 25th news releases from Governor Greg Abbott’s Office and you can view that combined news release here: /DocumentCenter/View/16227
CORONAVIRUS IN TEXAS: Abbott waives trucking regulations to speed up supply delivery
Texas - Governor Greg Abbott is waiving some commercial trucking regulations regulations to expedite supply delivery as part of the state’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, his office announced Saturday.
After black teen suspended over dreadlocks, some TX lawmakers want hair discrimination ban
Houston, TX - Members of the Texas Legislative Black Caucus, joined by other prominent black officials and advocates, announced Thursday in Houston they are working on a bill for the 2021 legislative session — called the CROWN Act — that will ban discrimination based on hair textures and styles commonly associated with race.
Why these Elite Lone Star State Cities are Right for Your Business
Texas - When it comes to site selection, there are a lot of big choices to be made. From locating a city with a business-friendly environment to selecting the perfect site to build your business, it can be hard to find a place that has everything you need if you go it alone.
9 New Gun Laws Now In Effect In Texas; Some In Response To Church And Mass Shootings
Dallas, TX - Nine new gun laws went into effect in Texas on Sunday, one day after a gunman went on a shooting rampage in Odessa and Midland killing seven people and just weeks after 22 people were killed when a gunman opened fire inside a Walmart in El Paso.
Our view: Ending robocalls will give Texans back their phones
Austin, TX - It has become a recurring annoyance in the lives of Texans almost every day – receiving multiple automated calls, also known as robocalls, hawking everything from automobile warranties to student loan relief. In many cases, the calls appear to be coming from local numbers.
Police chief: 5 dead, more than 20 injured in West Texas mass shooting
Odessa, TX - At least five people were dead after a gunman who hijacked a postal service vehicle in West Texas shot more than 20 people, authorities said Saturday. The gunman was killed and three law enforcement officers were among the injured.
Texas Sales Tax Holiday - Aug. 9 - 11, 2019
Texas - During this annual sales tax holiday, you can buy most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks (sold for less than $100) tax free from a Texas store or from an online or catalog seller doing business in Texas.
Massacre suspect with Collin County ties charged with capital murder after 20 slain at El Paso Walmart
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El Paso, TX - At least 20 people were shot and killed and 26 more were wounded Saturday morning when a gunman opened fire in an El Paso Walmart packed with back-to-school shoppers.