Congressman Jeb Hensarling released the following statement in observance of Memorial Day. Memorial Day reminds us that freedom is not free – it comes at an incredible cost. Memorial Day has become a time-honored tradition in America, dating back to the days of the Civil War, when groups of women decorated the graves of fallen soldiers.
General John Logan officially proclaimed the first Memorial Day on May 30, 1868, when flowers were placed on the graves of Union and Confederate soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will host a public meeting to solicit comments on the proposed construction of a new location road (FM 148 Bypass) from south of FM 3039 to US 175 in Crandall.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will conduct a public meeting to receive comments on the proposed reconstruction and widening of Farm to Market Road (FM) 548 from north of US Highway (US) 80 to State Highway (SH) 205 in Kaufman and Rockwall counties, a distance of approximately 7.3 miles.
The open house style meeting is from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 9 at North Forney High School, 6170 Falcon Way in Forney. TxDOT staff and consultants will have drawings and maps on hand and will provide one-on-one answers to questions.
Governor Greg Abbott recently announced that the Office of the Governor’s Criminal Justice Division will provide $547,000 in funding to emergency shelters and residential facilities for support services to help reduce the number of high-needs children in foster care currently without placements.
In an annual survey of hundreds of CEOs from across the United States conducted by Chief Executive, Texas has again been named the “Best State For Business” for 2017.
The application period for the 2017 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Individual and Community Preparedness Awards is now open.
Governor Greg Abbott today signed Senate Bill 7 (SB 7), which aims to crack down on inappropriate teacher-student relationships in Texas.
The law ensures that teachers who engage in an inappropriate relationship with a student will lose their teaching certification/license
Pedaling to work may be easier than you think, and the week of May 15-19 is a good time to find out if it is for you.
Kaufman County Republican Women (KCRW) enjoyed their monthly meeting at the Kaufman County Courthouse on April 24, 2017.
The members shared a meal and conducted their business meeting.
Brookshire’s and Gatorade have partnered for the fifth consecutive year to help local emergency first responders throughout Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas stay hydrated as they work to keep communities safe this summer.
This month marks the 15th anniversary of the “Click It or Ticket” campaign urging Texans to buckle up. The National Highway Traffic Safety
In advance of PowerTalk 21 Day on April 21st and during Alcohol Awareness Month this April, Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD) and National Presenting Sponsor Nationwide® are equipping parents with Power of Parents®