Texas County To Fine Poll Workers Who Turn Away Voters For Not Wearing Face MasksA county in Texas will now begin fining poll workers who turn away voters for not wearing face masks or coverings, according to a new order signed by the county's judge.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Sends Reminder That State Mask Requirement Does Not Apply To Polling SitesAfter receiving reports about poll workers being barred from sites for not wearing a face mask, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton issued a reminder that the statewide requirement does not apply to polling sites.
Tarrant County Public Health Reports 4 More COVID-19 DeathsTarrant County Public Health reported four more COVID-19 deaths on Tuesday.
North Texas Business Hires Security To Deal With Fights Over Masks During PandemicSeveral Shell Shack locations have hired off-duty police officers to increase security on weekends because of recent altercations.
Texas Workforce Commission Tweets State Applying For Additional Weekly $300 For Unemployed, Then Deletes TweetA spokesperson told CBS 11, the commission apologizes for the confusion, but the tweet was not supposed to be posted.
Unemployed Texans Still Waiting On State To Apply For Additional $300 BenefitSo far, Gov. Greg Abbott has not said whether Texas will do this.
Now Serving Dessert; Billy Bob's Texas Reopens On Thursday Under New Permit"The World's Largest Honkey Tonk," Billy Bob’s Texas reopens on Thursday under a new permit allowing the music venue to open and operate under Food & Beverage guidelines.
When Could Unemployed Texans Receive Extra $400?The Texas Workforce Commission is “reviewing the presidential memoranda and will provide additional information as soon as it becomes available.“
Trump Signs Executive Orders Extending Unemployment Benefits, Deferring Payroll TaxPresident Donald Trump signed several executive orders Saturday related to economic aid, including unemployment benefits and payroll tax cuts.
Fort Worth's Famed Billy Bob's Texas Reopening As A RestaurantThe Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission is giving bars like Billy Bob’s the chance to reopen if they can alter their business model.
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.