Denton City Council Passes Temporary Mask Mandate, 'Strongly Urges' Face Coverings In Public, Indoor Spaces TooDenton City Council Thursday night voted to pass a mask mandate applying to all city entities, including businesses, schools and city buildings. It goes into effect Friday, Aug. 13.
JPS Health Network To Require COVID-19 Vaccination For WorkforceJPS Health Network has joined other hospital systems in Dallas-Fort Worth and health care institutions across the U.S. requiring COVID-19 vaccination for its workers (pending FDA approval).
'The Enemy Is The Virus Not Greg Abbott' Says Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins While Updating On COVID-19 SpikeDallas health and county officials held a news conference to discuss the current coronavirus pandemic.
'Lockdowns Are Wrong': Texas Gov. Abbott Reaffirms No More State Shutdowns, Mandates During Pandemic"Lockdowns are wrong during a pandemic." That's the word today from Texas Gov. Greg Abbott speaking during remarks to the Asian American Hotel Owners Association's National Convention In Dallas on Wednesday.
Gracie Kennedy Of Southlake Wins New Car In COVID-19 Vaccine Raffle Gracie Kennedy, a housekeeper for a senior life management company, won a new 2021 Nissan Versa as part of a COVID-19 vaccination raffle.
Executive Director of Catholic Charities Says COVID-Stricken Migrants Eating At Whataburger An 'Isolated Case'Executive Director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley, Sister Norma Pimentel said an incident where a La Joya police officer approached a COVID-sticken migrant family at Whataburger was an "isolated case."
COVID-19 Milestone: Dallas County Officially Hits Herd ImmunityAt least 80% of people living in Dallas County officially have COVID-19 immunity.
Texas COVID-19 Vaccination By CountyThe State Of Texas has set up a dashboard where users can see the current status of vaccinations in Texas. 
DART Extends Face Mask Requirement Through September 13As face mask recommendations change as more people are vaccinated for COVID, DART announced that it will continue to require that a face mask be worn over the mouth and nose by passengers.
Free Health Insurance Available For Millions Who Lost Jobs During COVID-19 PandemicWhile much of the talk around the American Rescue Plan Act, passed by Congress in March, was about the $1,400 direct stimulus payment, the federal relief package also included six months of free COBRA health insurance.
Visiting Nurse Association Set To Help With In-Home COVID VaccinationsFor weeks, the local COVID-19 vaccine rollout was marked by enthusiasm, relief and long lines: not exactly doable for the severely disabled or homebound.