Buc-ee's Joins TxDOT In Effort To Fight Litter Along Texas HighwaysThe entities will work together to host trash clean-ups in Texas communities including the “Don’t mess with Texas” Trash-Off statewide cleanup day, which happens each April.
Disturbing Pic Shows Mother Bird Feeding Her Chick A Cigarette ButtIt was in June when a photographer captured what she believed were sweet photos of a mother bird feeding her chick... but it was actually a sobering picture of the impact of littering on wildlife.
New Song Search For 'Don't Mess With Texas' Ad CampaignOrganizers of the iconic "Don't mess with Texas" advertising campaign are looking for a new tune to promote the anti-trash effort.
Kroger Phasing Out Single-Use Plastic Bags In All Stores By 2025The nation's largest grocery chain -- Kroger -- will be plastic-bag free at all of its nearly 2,800 stores by 2025.
Grapevine Fire & Animal Services Team Up, Execute Perfect Kitten RescuePolice in Grapevine sent out kudos today for the teamwork effort by Grapevine Animal Services and the Grapevine Fire Department to find and rescue a litter of kittens.
Huge Sea-Life Sculptures Made From Ocean's Plastic TrashHuge sculptures of sea life are dotted about New Orleans' aquarium and zoo, all of them made from plastic trash that washed ashore.
National Parks Service Ends Ban On Disposable Water BottlesThe federal government says it's eliminating a policy that let national parks like the Grand Canyon ban the sale of bottled water.
Cleaner Streets Coming To Fort WorthThe city bought more fuel-efficient sweepers and found staffing from people already working at garbage drop-off points.
Local Artist Calls Out Litter BugsLuis Collie has been hanging his latest “art” pieces at some of the busiest intersections in Oak Cliff for the past few weeks.
TxDOT Celebrates 30 Years Of Don't Mess With TexasTxDOT is celebrating the 30th anniversary of “Don’t mess with Texas” (DMWT) with the help of some notable musicians this month.
"Don't Mess With Texas" Campaign Marks 30 YearsThe "Don't Mess With Texas" anti-litter campaign has been around for 30 years. TxDOT on Wednesday marked the slogan's anniversary with plans to display trash picked up along highways.
Dallas Bag Fees Go Into Effect Amidst Some ConfusionThe question in Dallas is no longer simply paper or plastic. Starting Thursday for every single-use bag, both plastic and paper, customers will be charged a five-cent environmental fee.
Keep Texas BeautifulKeep Texas Beautiful is a statewide nonprofit dedicated to beautifying and improving community environments through programming and education.
Thousands Volunteer For Annual Fort Worth CleanupPitching in for picking up. Approximately 5,000 volunteers participated in Fort Worth's 29th Annual Cowtown Great American Cleanup on Saturday.
Two Litters Of Cheetah Cubs Born At Fossil Rim Wildlife CenterThe Fossil Rim Wildlife Center in North Texas announced Friday that three cubs were born last month and another five were born Nov. 6.