5,000 Texas National Guard Troops Called Up In Response To Violence, LootingBy the end of the week, there will be a total of 1,300 Texas National Guard members in the DFW region and about 5,000 across the state.
Thousands Line Up At Dallas Fair Park For North Texas Food Bank Mobile GiveawayThere will be much-needed relief for people struggling to feed their families today at Fair Park.
Hundreds Line Up For Free Food At North Texas Food Bank Mobile Pantry LocationsOn Wednesday hundreds of people practiced social distancing and lined up in their vehicles to get free food at two North Texas Food Bank mobile pantry locations.
Governor Abbott, Texas National Guard Launch Disinfection Mission For Nursing FacilitiesGovernor Greg Abbott announced that the Texas National Guard has activated Facilities Disinfection Teams to support Texans in nursing homes and to help limit the spread of COVID-19.
Governor Greg Abbott: Drive-In Sites Could Lead To Texas National Guard Monitoring Virus TestingGovernor Greg Abbott has declined to follow the lead of some Texas cities and other states with a statewide “shelter in place” because of the coronavirus.
As COVID-19 Cases Increase Texas Governor Greg Abbott Activates National GuardSaying they need 'to be prepared to assist with response efforts for COVID-19' Texas Governor Greg Abbott activated the Texas National Guard on Tuesday.
Texas National Guardsman At Border Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Woman In MotelPolice in Alpine, Texas, arrested Luis Carlos Ontiveros, 30, on Monday.
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.
Flooded, Small Texas Towns Still Needing Help After HarveyHelp is pouring into Houston for the people hardest hit by the storm, but many smaller towns are still underwater and feeling forgotten.
Gov. Abbott Deploys Entire Texas National Guard To Flood, Storm Ravaged AreasGov. Abbott: "There are many heroes in Houston who saved the lives of their fellow Texans. Texans helping Texans is what we do. I'm proud to be a Texan."
Feds Taking Over Texas National Guard Mission Along BorderGov. Greg Abbott announced Monday that Guard members who remain on the U.S.-Mexico border will begin taking federal orders this month. The transition comes three years after Texas started using the Guard in a largely surveillance role.
Governor Abbott Visits National Guard Troops In WeslacoThe visit comes in the wake of Governor Abbott’s decision to extend the deployment of National Guard troops at strategic locations along the Texas-Mexico border.
Gov Abbott Announces Action To Combat Illegal Border CrossingUPDATED: 12/15/2015, 3:05 PM - Texas Governor Greg Abbott said today that the state will taking a series of actions at the border to combat illegal border crossings "in the wake of federal inaction."
National Guard Helps Rescue Flooded Out Families In Johnson CountyRising high water meant the emergency rescue of dozens of Cleburne families.
High Price Tag Of Texas Border Security Plan Draws ScrutinyCalls for unprecedented border security spending in Texas are drawing bipartisan scrutiny as the Senate proposes doubling funding to pay for more manpower and crime-fighting technology.