Witnesses told the Senate State Affairs Committee that churches play an important role by providing aid and comfort during disasters.
Organizers of the rally say the lifting of the mask mandate underscores why essential workers need to be vaccinated now.
The CDC also advised vaccinated people to get tested if they develop symptoms that could be related to COVID-19.
The team announced Monday evening it has “agreed to terms on a new contract” with QB Dak Prescott. Details of the deal were not immediately released by the team, but ESPN and NFL Network reported it’s a four-year deal worth $160 million.
Public Utility Commissioner Shelly Botkin has resigned in the aftermath of the deadly Texas winter weather crisis that left millions of people without power.
Members of the Texas House have filed legislation to protect consumers and strengthen the state's electric grid following massive power outages.
The driver Briana Tenorio,18, and passenger Jonathan Gonzalez, 20, were arrested for felony drug possession and taken to the Dan R. Beck Justice Center.
Volunteers and staff worked non-stop throughout the night to inoculate those who still needed the shot.
Emergency crews are fighting a large brush fire in Southeast Travis County near the Caldwell and Bastrop County lines.
The Austin Police Department is looking for a man they say robbed two food trucks in Northeast Austin in an 80-minute span on March 1.
Williamson County says its VRTA centers have proven to be a positive tool to assist residents with the registration process for the COVID-19 vaccine.
H-E-B announced Friday shoppers are still expected to wear masks while in stores. The chain also will still require all their employees and vendors to wear masks while at work.
Some Texas parents want to bring change to child welfare services, and they are hoping new legislation will help.
The event is taking place at the Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex and is by appointment only. Those who are eligible have already been sent out an invite.
The pressure to strike the right note with artists, staff, and customers has many Austin venue owners proceeding with caution.
That includes 62-year-old veteran Phillip Hooker, who says he was without water for over a week, and he has now been without hot water for 18 days.
Nearly two dozen dogs who were rescued from ice-cold temperatures in Texas arrived ien the D.C. region on Friday night.
The suspect was arrested in connection with a shooting on Feb. 28 that injured a man.
Dr. Mark Escott warns of a spring COVID-19 surge being very possible if Central Texas becomes complacent.
100 Black Men of Austin and several partners hosted a 10-week stock market game to teach financial literacy to middle and high school students.