Gov. Abbott Sets Special Election Date To Fill Late North Texas Congressman Ron Wright's SeatGovernor Greg Abbott issued a proclamation announcing Saturday, May 1, as the special election date to fill the 6th Congressional District seat recently vacated by the late Congressman Ron Wright.
'I Owe Everything I Have To Him' Says Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick As State Leaders Mark Passing Of Rush Limbaugh"He was the greatest talk radio host in history and built the conservative movement in America," said Lt. Gov. Patrick.
Texas Leaders Remember GOP Congressman Ron Wright Who Died After Battling Lung Cancer, COVID-19Both Republicans and Democrats praised Wright as a dedicated public servant and a genuinely nice guy.
North Texas Congressman Ron Wright, Who Has Been Battling Lung Cancer, Tests Positive For COVID-19In a statement Thursday about his COVID-19 diagnosis, Rep. Wright said he's been in quarantine since last Friday, Jan. 15 and so far is experiencing "minor symptoms."
Texas-Raised Country Singer Doug Supernaw Passes Away At 60 After Cancer BattleCountry singer Doug Supernaw, who had hits in the early ’90s with “I Don’t Call Him Daddy,” and “Reno,” died on Friday, Nov. 13 in Texas.
Visitation And Funeral Services Announced For DeSoto Mayor Curtistene Smith McCowanDeSoto Mayor Curtistene Smith McCowan died October 28, on Saturday details were announced on her visitation and funeral services.
DeSoto Honors Memory Of Mayor Curtistene McCowan Lowering City Flags, Wearing RedDeSoto City Manager Brandon Wright ordered that all City of DeSoto flags be flown at half-staff beginning at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, October 29 until sunset on Sunday, November 1.
DeSoto Mayor Curtistene Smith McCowan Passes Away At 72 After Battling Lung CancerMayor McCowan announced she was fighting the disease during a city council meeting earlier this month.
North Texas Congressman Ron Wright Home From Hospital, Recovering From Pneumonia"Upon his recovery from pneumonia, Congressman Wright will resume his duties in Washington and his treatment for cancer," Rep. Wright's office said.
North Texas Congressman Ron Wright In Hospital Due To Complications Surrounding Cancer TreatmentNorth Texas Republican Congressman Ron Wright was admitted to Baylor Medical Center in Dallas on Sunday due to complications surrounding his treatment for cancer.
More Texans Surviving, As US Cancer Death Rate Sees Biggest Drop EverA new report shows the cancer death rate in the U.S. had it's largest single-year decline -- falling 2.2 percent -- from 2016 to 2017.
North Texas Congressman Ron Wright Won’t Let Lung Cancer Define HimCongressman Ron Wright of Arlington says when doctors told him he had lung cancer nine months ago, he was devastated.
Texas Congressman Ron Wright Battling Lung CancerRep. Wright said his cancer treatment has not been easy, but it's been effective so far.
North Texas Family Out Thousands Of Dollars After MisdiagnosisLast year, Christina Brothers visited CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler, Texas for what should have been a routine doctor's appointment.
Try Kicking The Habit During The Great American SmokeoutThe American Cancer Society uses their annual Great American Smokeout day to encourage smokers to commit to a "healthy and smoke-free life".