Growing Number Of Texas Sheriffs Refuse To Enforce Governor Abbott's Face Mask RequirementA growing number of sheriffs in Texas say they are refusing to follow a recent executive order requiring face masks in public. Governor Greg Abbott's mandate aims to slow the spread of coronavirus, as cases in the state soar.
Mask Supporters Say Texas Mandate Was Long OverdueThe new statewide mask mandate changes nothing at a Cedar Hill nail salon that has been requiring masks.
DFW Area Police Officers To Educate And Inform Public With Texas Mask Mandate In EffectThe goal is to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 during a significant spike of virus cases in Texas.
Gov. Greg Abbott Establishes Mask Mandate For Most Texas Counties, Gives Local Leaders Power To Restrict Gatherings To 10The Governor also issued a proclamation giving mayors and county judges the ability to impose restrictions on some outdoor gatherings of over 10 people.
Texas City That Ignored County Mask Mandate Will Now Follow State Order"The City of Colleyville fully intends to comply with this order and asks that residents wear masks," Asst. City Manager Mark Wood said.
Vanilla Ice Cancels July 3rd Independence Day Concert In Texas After Outcry Over Rising Coronavirus CasesDallas native Vanilla Ice has canceled a concert in Texas that could have had him performing before thousands as the state breaks records for coronavirus hospitalizations.
Galveston Beaches Closed For July 4th Weekend Due To Coronavirus ConcernsThe beaches will be closed from 5:00 a.m Friday until 12:01 a.m. Monday. No cars will be allowed to park on Seawall Blvd during this time.
McKinney Businesses Welcome Mask Mandate, Brace For Unhappy Customers“If I had a dollar for every business that said, ‘Please, please mandate masks,” said McKinney Mayor George Fuller.
Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Expanding Hospital Capacity, Suspends Elective Surgeries In 4 Texas CountiesGovernor Greg Abbott today issued an Executive Order to ensure hospital bed availability for COVID-19 patients as Texas faces an increase in cases of the coronavirus and hospitalizations.
Texas County Orders Use Of Face Masks, Businesses Could Face Fines For Not ComplyingOfficials in a major Texas county on Wednesday ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't possible and warned that businesses could face fines of up to $1,000 for failing to comply.
Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Suspending In-Person Visitation In JailsThe restriction doesn't apply to visitation by an attorney meeting with a client or a religious leader or member of the clergy.
Tarrant County Public Health Director Concerned Despite More Testing Sites, People Aren't Showing Up Tarrant County has increased test sites, but has had trouble filling appointment slots.
Coronavirus In Texas: Different Cities Interpreting Business-Reopening Rules In Different WaysA beer store in North Richland Hills closed Saturday, after a city police officer determined it was violating state and local orders by allowing customers to drink inside.
Coronavirus In Texas: Tarrant County COVID-19 Death Toll Now 95 After 5 More DieTarrant County now has 95 confirmed deaths from the COVID-19 virus and 735 people have recovered.
Coronavirus In Texas: Tarrant County Public Health Reports 2 More DeathsTarrant County Public Health reported two more COVID-19 deaths on Thursday.