Classes were canceled for the remainder of the day, so first responders and maintenance crews could do a "thorough check" of the building, says a letter sent to Johnson HS parents.
2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Class of 1969, the "Original Rebels."
A new report by the National Council for Home Safety and Security found that six Central Texas cities were among the safest in the state in 2018.
H-E-B is issuing a recall of ground chuck that was sold over the weekend in Buda because it may have metal fragments in it.
Home prices in the Austin area set an all-time record. The Austin Board of Realtors reports that in March more than 2,400 houses were sold which is up 13 percent from the year before.