Texas Officials: It Will Take 60 Days To Purge Lake Jackson Water System Of Brain-Eating AmoebaOfficials in Texas say it will take 60 days to ensure a city drinking water system is purged of a deadly, brain-eating amoeba that doctors believe killed a boy and led to warnings for others not to drink tap water.
Tap Water Warning Due To Potential Deadly Microbe Contamination Lifted For All But 1 Texas CityThe Texas Commission on Environmental Quality warned the Brazosport Water Authority late Friday of the potential contamination of its water supply by naegleria fowleri.
Lily Mae Avant, Texas 10-Year-Old Who Contracted Brain-Eating Amoeba In Brazos River, DiesTen-year-old Lily Mae Avant has died after she contracted a brain-eating amoeba after swimming in the Brazos River, her family confirmed.
Lily Mae Avant, 10, Contracts Brain-Eating Amoeba After Swim In Brazos RiverDays after swimming in the Brazos River and contracting a brain eating amoeba, a Central Texas girl is battling for her life.
Baylor Moving Forward With Plans For New Basketball FacilityBaylor is moving forward with plans to build a new basketball facility on the banks of the the Brazos River.
Rising Brazos River Forces Evacuations In Parker CountySome residents in the Horseshoe Bend area of Parker County evacuated early Sunday after flooding from the Brazos River put water into homes.
Truck Crashes Into Bridge On Highway 67This is impacting people traveling between Cleburne and Glen Rose.
Texas Floodwaters Recede, Inmates Bused Back To UnitsAbout 2,400 inmates evacuated last month from Texas prisons near the rain-swollen Brazos River are being returned to their previous lockups.
Rising River In Granbury Forces Some EvacuationsThe main entrance to the community of Pecan Plantation was blocked off as rushing waters covered the bridge.
Some Moving, Others Staying After Latest Texas FloodingIn 18 years, Southeast Texas resident Art Myrick says he's been ordered or asked to evacuate his home near the Brazos River about 20 times, but he didn't always do so and the house never flooded — until now.
Officials Locate Missing Boy's Body In Brazos RiverOfficials have confirmed that the body of a missing 10-year-old boy was recovered from the Brazos River on Tuesday morning. The child fell into the water while fishing with some friends on Saturday.