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Campus carry bill sent to Governor Abbott’s desk

A final House approval on Sunday sent a weaker version of the campus carry bill to Gov. Greg Abbott’s desk. Intended to extend gun rights...

Attorney General warns of fraudulent contractors, services

Attorney General Ken Paxton warned flood victims of over exuberant prices for services and fraudulent contractors aiming to profit from the Memorial Day Weekend...

Eight bodies recovered, five remain missing from Memorial Day floods

Hays County residents can now apply for federal aid after President Barack Obama declared Texas a disaster. Eight bodies have been recovered from the Hays...

President Obama declares disaster for Texas

President Barack Obama declared Texas a disaster May 30 after historic floods surged through Hays and nearby counties on Memorial Day Weekend. Affected individuals in...

Hays County commissioners hold emergency meeting

Hays County commissioners approved measures to streamline the process of providing relief to flood victims during an emergency meeting Friday morning. Commissioners voted unanimously...

Campus carry passes abruptly in the House before deadline

The Texas House of Representatives passed the campus carry bill late Tuesday night at the Capitol. Senate Bill 11 (SB 11) would allow those with...

Senator Ted Cruz pushes bipartisanship in allocating federal aid for flood...

Senator Ted Cruz paid a visit to Hays County Wednesday after several severe storms flooded Wimberley and the surrounding communities. Cruz said President Barack...

Medical Center offers free vaccinations to flood victims, volunteers

The Central Texas Medical Center (CTMC) will provide free tetanus shots May 27 for flood victims and volunteers. CTMC officials said flood victims and volunteers...

Governor Greg Abbott makes visit to Wimberley after historic flooding

Governor Greg Abbott eased public concern Monday afternoon in Wimberley after historic flooding washed away over 65 homes in Hays County. Abbott said he observed...

Eight remain missing, five fatalities confirmed in Central Texas Floods

8:51 p.m. UPDATE: Search and rescue crews have found a man’s body on the bank of the Blanco River. Texas Task Force 1 found the...