Former Texas GOP senator Don Huffines running for governor
Republican Don Huffines, a former state senator from Dallas who has sharply criticized Texas’ handling of the pandemic, said Monday he will challenge Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in 2022.
Deaths of Texans Not Wearing Seat Belts Spiked 16 Percent in 2020
TxDOT’s Annual “Click It or Ticket” campaign urges Texans to always wear a seat belt
Fifth Circuit Rules: Local Officials Responsible for Enforcing State Election Law
Attorney General Paxton’s team convinced the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals to reject a Texas Democratic Party lawsuit trying to reinstate “pop-up” voting, where Democrats opened temporary polling places to benefit their voters at the expense of all Texans.
Texarkana Man dies in Traffic Accident in Hooks
Hooks Police responded to the accident Friday, May 7th, involving a Dodge Ram and a Dodge Challenger.
Gas Prices up, and Cyberattacks on Pipelines
Gas prices are expected to rise following a ransomware attack targeting Colonial Pipeline Company last week that forced the company to shut down a major fuel pipeline.
Governor Abbott, TDEM, and TMD Launch State Vaccine Call Center To Connect Organizations, Businesses With Mobile Vaccine Teams
Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM), and the Texas Military Department (TMD) have launched the State Mobile Vaccination Team Call Center
Arkansas to end federal unemployment boost in payments
Arkansas is ending its participation in the federal unemployment program that gives workers an additional $300 a week, citing a shortage of workers.
Wake Village Police Arrest Man for Online Solicitation of a Minor
Wake Village PD says thanks to a quick and rather unexpected investigation, an online predator has been removed from the streets.
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Susan G. Komen® and American Bone Health™ Unite on Campaign to Empower Women Through Healthy Living
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Susan G. Komen® is teaming up with American Bone Health™ on an education campaign about healthy living and breast and bone health.
Forestar to Present at the 14th Annual J.P. Morgan Homebuilding and Building Products Conference
ARLINGTON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forestar will present virtually to the investment community via webcast at the J.P. Morgan Homebuilding and Building Products Conference on May 19th.
Janet Elkin’s ICON Medical Network Holdings Acquires Independence Anesthesia Services
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #CRNA--ICON Medical Network Holdings (ICON), a national locum tenens provider creating solutions for physician and advanced practice staffing, has acquired Independence Anesthesia Services (Independence), an anesthesia provider agency with over 17 years of experience representing locum tenens provider assignments. The strategic acquisition will help in meeting the needs of healthcare staffing across the nation. “We are pleased to welcome Independence and Ed Long to our family,