Texas hospitalizations below 7,000 for first time in weeks
(AP) — Texas reported fewer than 7,000 hospitalized coronavirus patients for the first time in six weeks Thursday, but that encouraging sign was clouded by questions over testing as schools reopen and college football teams push ahead with playing this fall.
Census Undercount Puts Billions of Dollars at Stake for Texas
Geographically, Texas is the second-largest state in the U.S, and that makes it difficult and critical to reach everyone in compiling the 2020 Census count.
AR Gets $4 Million to Help Residents Seeking Substance-Abuse Treatment
The federal Health Resources and Services Administration has awarded Arkansas $4 million in grants to help combat the opioid epidemic.
Domtar permanently shutting down paper machine
A news release from Domtar says about 109 employee jobs will be lost.
TexAmericas Center Announced as Proposed Location for New Regional Water System
Offers increased capacity; opportunities for job creation
Free COVID 19 testing extended in Texarkana
at the Bowie-Texarkana Health Department...
Travis Ransom Congratulates Pat Fallon on Securing the GOP Nomination for US Congress
Conservative businessman, veteran, and Mayor of Atlanta, Texas, Travis Ransom today announced his congratulations to Pat Fallon on securing election to Texas’s 4 th Congressional District.
Governor urges flu shots as Texas reports 300 new deaths
(AP) — Texas health officials warned Thursday that the approaching flu season threatens to further strain hospitals still dealing with thousands of coronavirus patients, and they urged the public to not wait on getting flu vaccinations this year.
AG Paxton Applauds White House Title 32 Extension of Texas National Guard
Attorney General Ken Paxton today applauded President Trump for extending federal funding for the Texas National Guard’s mission to help combat COVID-19 across the state.
Riverbend Water Resources District Receives Financing from Texas Water Development Board
The Texas Water Development Board has approved Riverbend’s request for financing up to $200M needed to design and construct the new regional water treatment facility.