AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas’ state parks will close to the public after officials said they had problems that included difficulty ensuring compliance with social distancing amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department said Tuesday that the parks would close at the end of the day. Officials said other issues included problems maintaining adequate supplies and keeping parks sufficiently sanitized. Officials said that in March, the state park system hosted nearly 740,000 visitors. There have been more than 8,200 cases of COVID-19 in Texas and at least 154 people have died.
DALLAS — The Dallas Mavericks have been a part of the North Texas community for 40 years and are committed to supporting local vendors, businesses and non-profits. In light of the current situation, the organization announced today that it will […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The federal government has approved Arkansas’ plan to use Medicaid funds to pay bonuses to health workers at nursing homes and other long-term care facilities during the coronavirus pandemic. Gov. […]
By ANDREW DeMILLO LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas’ governor says he’s distressed by reports of people in the state not socially distancing because of the coronavirus. However, Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Monday said the […]