Abbott today announced that the TDEM, DSHS, and the TMD have named 26 participating counties for the first week of the Save Our Seniors initiative.
Many central Texans are looking for help during this winter weather emergency. FOX 7 Austin's Shannon Ryan has the details about the resources available.
This year they are offering a drive-through nativity scene as well as offering a chance to win something for those who visit.
LCRA says the CDPP grants helped fund 27 projects that range from buying new equipment for first responders to improving museums and libraries to helping community centers build handicapped-accessible restrooms.
Volleyball is always the first sport to kick off the UIL fall season.
Sean Wilson was a youth development coach at the Giddings State School and had worked for TTJD since 2014. Wilson had been diagnosed with COVID-19 on June 22 and passed away at his home on June 28.
There is no known motive for the attacks at this time.
Officials say the Giddings Police Department responded to the stabbing incident just before 9 a.m.
The tornado warnings have expired but Travis and Hays County are under a flash flood warning until 3 p.m. and Travis County is under a flood warning until about 5:30 a.m. tomorrow (5/13).
In a joint press release, Lee County, City of Giddings, City of Lexington, Giddings ISD, Lexington ISD, Dime Box ISD, Immanuel Lutheran School, and St. Paul Serbin School announced the closures.
Adopters receive criminal background checks to make sure there is no history of animal abuse and if an animal is adopted the family is given a $1,000 incentive.
Saundra Morris is a ninth-grade English and Language Arts teacher at Giddings and her passion and commitment aren't lost on her students.
The Fourth of July is Thursday and odds are you'll head to a fireworks show or set off some of your own. Now is the time to be thinking about firework safety.
With the legalization of hemp taking place in Texas only three weeks ago, there is still a lot prosecutors have to figure out.
In two weeks, hemp will no longer be considered a controlled substance in Texas, but there are still several questions the state legislature will need to clear up when it comes to the production of hemp.
The Giddings Buffaloes are still swinging after a fire burned the inside of their field house on Wednesday morning, scorching uniforms and equipment within it. Head Coach Adam Bloodworth said an electrical short in the air conditioning unit caused the fire.
The dry conditions in central Texas are taking a toll on home owners and businesses alike.
The following is a list of closures and delays for schools in the Central Texas area.
Thomas Jones and Rick Cantu with the Austin American-Statesman share their thoughts on the team.
The small town about an hour east of Austin has plenty to brag bout. The football team is ranked #1 in pre-season rankings and that's not the only reason the town is getting media attention. FOX 7's Clif Thornton has the story.