Governor Greg Abbott Bans Mask Mandates In Texas Public Schools, Public Health, CitiesOn May 18 Texas Governor Greg Abbott issued an executive order prohibiting governmental entities in the state from requiring or mandating mask wearing.
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.
Police: Texas Customer Who Refused To Wear Mask Stabs Fast Food Restaurant ManagerThe hunt is on in Texas for a man who allegedly stabbed a restaurant manager several times after he was told to wear a mask inside a Jack in the Box restaurant.
CDC Says Face Masks Can Protect Wearers — Not Just OthersWearing a face mask doesn't just protect other people from potentially getting infected with the coronavirus, it protects you too, according to updated guidance from the CDC.
How To Vote In North Texas If You Recently Tested Positive For COVID-19If you or someone you know recently tested positive for coronavirus, you still have the right to vote in-person, it makes no difference if you are sick or in quarantine.
Texas Teacher Fired After Wearing BLM Face MaskA Texas teacher was fired for continuing to wear a Black Lives Matter face mask after school officials asked her to stop.
Pandemic Can't Keep Masked Big Tex Down In Dallas' Fair ParkHe’s got a brand new belt buckle, a refurbished hat and an accessory you can’t miss, his 7-foot by 4-foot face mask.
Big Tex Preparing To Give A Big 'Howdy Folks!' As The Cowboy Goes Up At The State Fair Of TexasThe the 2020 State Fair of Texas may not be open to all, but Big Tex -- Fair Park's favorite cowboy -- is all dressed up and taking his rightful place today.
'Maskne' Becoming Common Complaint With Face Mask Requirements In Place"Maskne" is a collection of skin disorders caused by irritation from a mask. And now it’s affecting more than football players and frontline workers.
Tarrant County Extends Face Mask Order To Nov. 30Tarrant County has extended its face mask order for businesses to Nov. 30 as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.
Southwest Airlines Removes Boy With Autism And Family From Flight Over Face MaskSouthwest Airlines removed a passenger and her 3-year-old son from a Texas flight Monday after the boy, who has autism, refused to wear a face mask and became upset.
Texans Seeing Dangers Of Coronavirus As Cases In The State Soar Past 500,000As positive coronavirus cases in Texas soar past 500,000, state officials are redoubling their efforts to get residents to wear masks and practice social distancing.
House Orders Face Mask Mandates After GOP Texas Sen. Louie Gohmert Tests Positive For COVID-19Speaker Nancy Pelosi and officials at the Capitol issued broad new face covering requirements Wednesday after a Republican member of Congress from Texas tested positive for the coronavirus.
2 Texas Counties Slammed By Coronavirus Surge Bring In Refrigerated Trucks As Morgues OverfillTwo counties in Texas -- Cameron and Hidalgo -- are sharing a large refrigerated trailer to store bodies of coronavirus patients because of a lack of space at the morgues.
COVID-19 Deaths Hit New High In Texas As Governor Abbott Urges The Use Of Face MasksTwo weeks after Republican Governor Greg Abbott ordered most of the state's 30 million residents to wear masks, Texas is still scrambling to contain one of the biggest coronavirus surges in the U.S.