‘We have to do better:’ Texas Sports Leaders React to George Floyd’s Death

When Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the playing of the National Anthem, he wasn’t protesting the flag, the anthem or those...

Churches in Texas Adjust After Abbott Clarifies Rules

After a confusing announcement earlier in the week, Gov. Greg Abbott clarified his remarks regarding places of worship and whether they are...

Families of the Disabled Worry About Loved Ones in State-Run Homes During COVID-19

Texans with disabilities who live in state-run facilities are a particularly vulnerable part of our state’s population. More than...

Warning About Brain-Eating Amoeba Came Too Late to Save One Texas Child

Residents in eight Texas towns were notified over the weekend that a brain-eating amoeba had been found in their water supplies. The...

Texas Finally Releases Data on Coronavirus Cases at Child Care Centers

It has been unclear throughout the pandemic how many children who go to child care centers in Texas have been infected with...

Budget Cuts or Changing Policing Doesn’t Mean Ignoring Crime

New policing models, law enforcement defunding, and, even the elimination of police departments are now being discussed and demanded by people throughout...

A year after Santa Fe School Shooting Texas School Safety Bills Take Shape

On the first anniversary of the Santa Fe school shooting that killed 10 and injured 13, school safety legislation is coming into focus, just...

Officials Knew Coronavirus Could Spread at the Houston Rodeo and Proceeded With the Event...

Days before the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo kicked off, area politicians celebrated this great piece of Americana — dubbed the world’s...

When and How Often Should You Clean Your Mask

By now, wearing masks or other face coverings to prevent the spread of the coronavirus is a normal part of life. But...
TWIA meets on rate hike

Windstorm Insurance Rate Hike Recommendation Delayed Again

The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association has been wrestling with the issue of whether to hike rates for about two years. There was...

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