AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — State health officials say Texas has hit a new record high the number of daily coronavirus deaths. The Department of State Health Services reported the Wednesday death toll hit a record 197, beating the previous record of 174 set Friday. That brings the overall Texas death toll to at least 4,348. Health officials say at least 9,879 new people have tested positive for COVID-19 as of Wednesday, which is slightly off the string of 10,000-case days over the past week. That brought the overall caseload to 351,618 since Texas began tracking the outbreak in early March.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas is proposing setting aside $20 million in paid leave for teachers who have to miss work because of the coronavirus. Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Friday detailed the plan to […]
By JAKE BLEIBERG DALLAS (AP) — Texas cities braced Sunday for the possibility of another night of unrest, as officials instated a curfew and readied reinforcements to try to prevent a repeat of the violence […]
By Kevin Trainor FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – More than $311,000 has been designated by season and single game ticket holders to help support Razorback student-athletes, as well as gameday and hourly employees adversely impacted by Razorback event […]