Texas Gov. Greg Abbott To Receive COVID-19 Vaccine TuesdayElected leaders have been video-recorded and photographed while receiving the vaccine in recent days, in an effort to show the public it is safe and an important thing to do.
Texas Capitol To Reopen To Public In JanuaryThe 87th Legislative Session convenes at noon on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021. The Texas Capitol will reopen Jan. 4.
Gov. Abbott Says Texas To Distribute More Than 1M COVID-19 Vaccines By End Of December: 'We Need To Focus On Opening Up Businesses'"No more shutdowns, we need to focus on opening up businesses," Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Thursday.
Tarrant County Wants Teachers Among First To Get COVID-19 Vaccine“Keeping educators healthy keeps our kids in school and our economy going,” the letter to Gov. Greg Abbott reads in part.
DFW Area Code Compliance Officers Remind Businesses About New Coronavirus-Related Capacity RestrictionsIn the Fort Worth Stockyards Friday, Dec. 4, managers told code officers their own distancing protocols already had them well under the new limit.
Texas Moves Nursing Home Residents To Front Of Line For Coronavirus VaccinesThe reversal comes after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this week issued nonbiding guidance that called for putting nursing home residents first along with frontline medical staff.
Severe Winter Weather Approaching West Texas, Roadway Treatment UnderwayThe Texas Department of Transportation has begun treating roadways, with a concentration on bridges and overpasses, from San Angelo through far West Texas.
Business Occupancy Rollbacks Triggered In North Texas After 7 Straight Days Of High COVID-19 Hospitalization RatesGovernor Greg Abbott has previously said in an Executive Order that if COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to exceed 15% for seven days in a row, then business openings will have to be scaled back.
Fort Worth ISD Superintendent Kent Scribner Asks Gov. Abbott To Make Teachers Among First To Get COVID-19 Vaccine“Our campus-based educators are on the front lines every day,” Dr. Scribner wrote in a letter to Gov. Abbott.
Hewlett Packard Relocating Headquarters To TexasThe headquarters will be located in a new state-of-the-art campus in the Houston area that will open in early 2022, building upon the company's established presence in Texas.
Gov. Greg Abbott's Office Approves Of Curfew In El Paso County To Help Stop Coronavirus SpreadIn a letter sent last week to Gov. Abbott, El Paso County Judge Ricardo Samaniego wrote the curfew would be limited in nature and would run from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.