George Strait Joins Hurricane Harvey Recovery CampaignCountry music star George Strait is leading a new tourism campaign for Rockport and Fulton nearly 10 months after Hurricane Harvey devastated the area that he sometimes calls home.
Mayor: Much Of Rockport Will Not Be Rebuilt After HarveyMayor Charles "C.J." Wax said Tuesday that only about 300 businesses out of the 1,300 in Rockport have reopened since Harvey came ashore in August.
Wylie Students Head To Gulf To Support Damaged SchoolStudents from Wylie High School loaded up several buses Friday morning and started traveling to the Gulf Coast to attend a Rockport-Fulton High School football game, showing their support and offering donations.
House Rushes To Vote $7.9 Billion For Harvey ReliefPolitics quickly intruded, as Democratic and Republican leaders disagreed on how to pay for the funding.
Mnuchin: Congress Should Tie Harvey Aid To Debt Limit BillCongress needs to combine a $7.9 billion disaster relief package for Harvey with a contentious increase in the nation's borrowing limit, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says, arguing it is needed to ensure storm victims in Texas get the help they need.
Mayor Says Houston 'Open For Business' Despite Huge HurdlesHouston's mayor insists that America's fourth-largest city is "open for business," but with areas under water, people not yet in their homes, and billions in damage to repair, major disasters that Harvey created are by no means resolved.
Harvey Death Toll Surpasses 30; More Fatalities ExpectedNow that the sun is finally shining and the murky, brown floodwaters are slowly receding in much of the Houston area, grim reality is setting in. Harvey is about to release its dead.
Coastal Residents Try To Recover From Harvey's DevastationWhile live rescues from Houston's swift floodwaters flicker on television screens around the world, Hurricane Harvey's first victims in the coastal city of Rockport pluck through what's left of their soggy belongings searching for treasured keepsakes.
Harvey Survivor Rides Out Storm In Pickup: 'I Thought We Were Going To Die'He survived Hurricane Katrina, and says Harvey was "scarier."
Trump Arrives In Texas For Briefings On Harvey RecoveryConfronting Harvey's fury, President Donald Trump is making an all-out push to show the federal government's responsiveness to the massive storm that has lashed the Texas coast and caused catastrophic flooding.
Officials: At Least 1 Dead, 12 Injured In Rockport Due To Hurricane HarveyThe Aransas County Judge says at least one person has died and 12 others were injured after Hurricane Harvey ravaged through Rockport.
Harvey Downgraded To Category 1 Hurricane, Flood Threat ContinuesThe fiercest hurricane to hit the U.S. in more than a decade made landfall Friday night about 30 miles northeast of Corpus Christi as a Category 4 storm with 130 mph winds.