Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that the state of Texas will receive $1,015,420 in a $19.5 million settlement that 42 other state attorneys general reached with the pharmaceutical company Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS).
For the first time ever, two Veterinarians at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences are set to perform surgery on Yoda, a 7-month-old sheep, to correct a congenital heart problem called a patent ductus arteriosus or PDA.
Kaufman County Commissioner-Elect, Precinct 1, Greg Starek, submitted a written notification on December 7, 2016 to Kaufman County Judge Bruce Wood stating “he will not take the oath of office” to begin his elected term on January 1, 2017.
Eight new volunteers for Lone Star CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) were sworn in on Monday, November 21st by Judge Brett Hall.
New CASA Advocates include Angel Cleveland, Mac McDaniel, Jerry Francis, Stephanie Francis, Melinda Odom, Danielle Oliveira, Tiffany Dunkin and Candius Truscott.
Public service is a cornerstone of Texas 4-H and that was never more evident than during National 4-H week, which culminated with One Day 4-H, said Dr. Chris Boleman, statewide director of the 4-H Youth Development program, College Station.
Yesterday, a federal judge granted a nationwide preliminary injunction against the U.S. Department of Labor’s unlawful new Overtime Rule.
The Office of the Governor’s Fallen Hero Reward Texas Remembers program has announced a cash reward of up to $15,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of the person or persons responsible for the murder of Detective Benjamin Marconi.
Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced an agreed final judgment and permanent injunction that resolves a lawsuit brought by Texas against Volkswagen (VW) for violations of the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act (DTPA).
Brookshire Grocery Co. is once again working to provide food for people in need through its 35th annual Spirit of Christmas Food Drive.
Beginning Nov. 16 and continuing through Dec. 21, Brookshire’s, Super 1 Foods and FRESH by Brookshire’s stores throughout Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas will be collecting donations
County Road 322 will remain closed to through traffic for the duration of a project to convert it to FM 3486 between FM 986 and SH 34. Weather permitting, work is expected to be substantially complete in May of 2017.
Residents on the road will continue to have access to their property but through traffic will not be allowed.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, joined by the Harris County Attorney’s Office, filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Happie Hippie Smoke Shop and its operators, Esam M. Ali-Hasan and James Ayling.
North Texas’ efforts to improve transit-oriented development have received a $1.4 million boost. The Federal Transit Administration awarded the North Central Texas Council of Governments