Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Files 9 More Lawsuits Against School Districts Imposing Mask MandatesTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton has filed nine more lawsuits against the following ISDs for defying Exec. Order 38: La Vega, McGregor, Midway, Waco, Diboll, Lufkin, Longview, Paris and Honey Grove.
Parents Show Up In Droves To Lewisville ISD School Board Meeting To Share Opinions On MasksDozens of parents addressed the Lewisville ISD school board Monday night about an issue that wasn't even on the agenda.
Air Travelers Refusing To Wear Masks Could Face Fines Up To $3,000Air travelers who refuse to wear masks could be fined up to $3,000, starting September 10.
Parents Sue Allen ISD In Federal Court Over Desire For Mask Mandate In SchoolsThe school district is following Gov. Greg Abbott's executive order, leaving mask-wearing at school as an option, not a requirement.
Labor Day Weekend Activities In Full Swing Despite Delta Variant SurgeLabor Day Weekend activities are in full swing right now, even with the COVID-19 delta variant continuing to loom large over North Texas and the rest of the country.
Judge John Chupp Grants Temporary Injunction Blocking Fort Worth ISD From Enforcing MasksThe order from Judge John Chupp also specifically instructs the district to inform employees of the injunction, and let them know violations could come with sanctions.
Dozens Of Parents Push For District-Wide Mask Mandate In Lewisville ISDA spokesperson for the district says masks are requested for students and staff, but not required due to legal reasons.
Hurst Euless Bedford ISD Board Votes Against Mask MandateThe Hurst Euless Bedford ISD school board voted -- six to one -- against a temporary mask mandate on August 27.
Cook Children's Implores School District To Have Students Mask Up, Social Distance, Get VaccinatedCook Children's pediatric hospital in Fort Worth has once again sent a letter to North Texas Regional Schools including Fort Worth ISD advocating for COVID-19 safety.
State Fair Of Texas 'Urging', But Not Mandating Fairgoers Be Vaccinated"Big Tex needs every fairgoer to do their part and most of all, be respectful of others and do the right thing," the State Fair said in a news release Wednesday.
Boyd Elementary School Closes Temporarily Amid Concerns Over Rising COVID-19 CasesBoyd Elementary School joins the growing list of North Texas schools to temporarily close amid the recent spike in COVID-19 cases spurred by the delta variant.
Demonstrators Call On Fort Worth ISD To Require Masks In SchoolsDemonstrators walked through the heart of downtown Fort Worth Saturday night, pushing for mandatory masks in schools.
Legal Battle Between State And Texas School Districts Over Mask Mandates Wages OnThe Texas Education Agency has announced the governor's ban on mask mandates will not be enforced during ongoing legal battles.
Fort Worth ISD School Board Gets Earful On Mask Mandate, Then Votes To Join Lawsuit Against Governor AbbottThe board called a special meeting on Tuesday, August 17, to address last week’s legal action that reversed the district’s mask mandate.
Mandatory Masks Not Making A Comeback In Fort WorthThe proposal came from two new city council members and there were some citizens who had also been pressuring the school board to require masks in schools, who urged the city to ignore the governor's order.