AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas is reporting a single-day record of 110 new deaths related to the coronavirus. The rising toll includes 35 deaths that officials on the Texas-Mexico border said happened Wednesday morning alone in Hidalgo County. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott is stressing that the widespread use of face coverings could avoid another lockdown, which he hasn’t ruled out. In Houston, Texas’ largest school district decided that public schools would not only postpone the first day of class because of the virus but conduct the first six weeks of learning online.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Cities, towns and counties in Arkansas may now apply for funding from the state’s share of the federal coronavirus relief program. The Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration announced Saturday […]
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — U.S Rep. Ron Wright of Texas has been admitted to a Dallas hospital due to complications surrounding his cancer treatment. His campaign said Monday that the 67-year-old freshman congressman from Arlington […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas health officials report 3,433 new coronavirus cases and 135 more deaths due to COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus. The state health department on Saturday reported 686,068 total cases […]