Attorney General Ken Paxton recently filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court alongside a Texas foster family challenging the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), which Congress created in 1978.
The Texas Family Code provides that all cases of custody and adoption must focus on the best interest of the child. However, ICWA mandates different rules for custody and adoption cases
On Tuesday, Elizabeth Reich was officially awarded CFO of the Year in the ‘Emerging Leader’ category by the Dallas Business Journal. Reich serves as the City’s Chief Financial Officer and was honored in a ceremony at the Reunion Hyatt Regency.
Republican businessman Hal Richards has officially announced his intentions to run for Kaufman County Judge in the 2018 GOP Primary.
Texas Health and Human Services announced today that it will roll out disaster food relief for victims of Hurricane Harvey to residents in Harris County starting Friday, Sept. 22.
Texas has been rolling out D-SNAP in a phased approach and is expanding to Harris County in coordination with local officials. Harris County sites will run through Oct. 5.
At their regular meeting last night, the Rockwall City Council voted to decrease taxes more than three cents, making this the fourth straight year to implement a decrease.
At the meeting of the Texas Municipal League (TML) Region 13 last week in McKinney, Rockwall Mayor Jim Pruitt was elected Secretary / Treasurer.
In an ongoing effort to enhance state roadways and improve safety, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) approved two contracts to improve pavement on US 175 in two locations.
US 175 from FM 148 to County Road 4106 – mill, base repair, level up and overlay pavement. The $2.3 million contract was awarded to IOC Company, LLC.
On Thursday, Sept. 14 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Street’s Fine Chicken located at 3857 Cedar Springs Road in Dallas will host the AIDS Walk South Dallas 2018 Official Launch and North Texas Giving Day Party.
This event will kick off the eighth year of AIDS Walk South Dallas, an annual event presented by AIDS Walk South Dallas, Inc. and the City of Dallas - Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will hold a public meeting for proposed improvements to I-20 from Lawson Road to CR 138 (Wilson Road) in Dallas and Kaufman counties.
The meeting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on September 12, 2017 at Forney High School, 1800 College Avenue in Forney.
Today, Brookshire Grocery Co. is donating a quarter-million bottles of drinking water for people in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey.
With home sales recently falling to their lowest level this year, the personal-finance website WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of 2017’s Best Real-Estate Markets.
To determine the most attractive real-estate markets in the U.S., WalletHub’s analysts compared 300 cities across 21 key metrics.
More than 12,400 employees from more than 17 federal departments and agencies are working together in support of the ongoing response to damages resulting from Hurricane Harvey and subsequent flooding across Texas and Louisiana.