Some North Texas Businesses Revert To Tightened COVID-19 Restrictions As Cases Climb Across The StateThe rising number of COVID-19 hospitalizations statewide is forcing some businesses to scale back.
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.
DeSoto School District Getting PPE Donation After Devastating Warehouse Fire Last MonthThe DeSoto Independent School District is getting a welcomed donation after a fire destroyed an estimated $85,000 worth of personal protective equipment.
United Way Of Tarrant County Offering Free PPE To Nonprofits, ChurchesA new program at the United Way of Tarrant County is offering free personal protective equipment to nonprofit organizations and the faith community.
Safety In Style: Mum Masks Are The Newest 2020 Homecoming TrendMum masks are the newest trend for homecoming this year.
AAA Texas Warns Drivers To Avoid Hanging Face Masks On Rearview MirrorsAAA Texas is warning drivers to avoid hanging face masks on their rearview mirrors due the potential for impaired vision, which could lead to crashes.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Warns 'Covid Fatigue' Could Lead To Rapid Spread Of VirusWhile visiting West Texas Thursday, Gov. Greg Abbott warned Texans about succumbing to "Covid fatigue" as it could potentially lead to another rapid spread of the virus.
Tarrant County Extends Face Mask Order To Aug. 31Tarrant County has extended its order that requires face masks or coverings inside businesses to Aug. 31, the county announced Friday.
McDonald's, Chipotle To Require Face Masks At All US LocationsMcDonald's and Chipotle will be requiring customers to wear face masks at all their U.S. locations.
Southwest Ending Medical Exceptions For Face Masks On FlightsSouthwest Airlines will tighten its rule on face masks by ending exceptions for medical reasons.