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Three North Texas counties have wound up on a list of the nation's most unaffordable homebuying markets. Grayson, Ellis and Collin counties were ranked among the worst in the country for home affordability, according to a report by Attom Data Solutions. In almost 70 percent of metro areas around ...
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Bell and Coryell counties as primary natural disaster areas because of drought. Farmers and ranchers in Bosque, Burnet, Falls, Hamilton, Lampasas, McLennan, Milam, and Williamson counties also qualify for natural disaster assistance, the USDA said.

“The bulk of their growth (in Texas suburban counties) — 80 to 90 percent — is from domestic migration, and that's people moving from other counties in Texas, but also from other counties or other states within the United States,” he said. “Usually, when you see growth that's occurring from domestic ...
In 2018, the Austin area continued our sprint towards the top of the list of the healthiest counties in Texas. Ranking among the top 15 out of a total of 242 counties are Williamson (No. 2), Travis (No. 8), and Hays (No. 14). According to the report, the state's healthiest county is Denton in North Texas, while its ...
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 60 Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas because of losses and damage from recent drought. In a statement Wednesday, the USDA designated the counties of the Texas Panhandle and South Plains, along with those along the Red River and ...
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 60 Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas because of losses and damage from recent drought. In a statement Wednesday, the USDA designated the counties of the Texas Panhandle and South Plains, along with those along the Red River and ...

2 North Texas Counties Among the State's Healthiest: Study. Getty Images. Three of the top 10 healthiest counties in the state are right here in North Texas, according to a new report. Denton County and Collin County are ranked among the healthiest counties in Texas, The Robert Wood Johnson ...
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 60 Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas because of losses and damage from recent drought. In a statement Wednesday, the USDA designated the counties of the Texas Panhandle and South Plains, along with those along the Red River and ...
CHART: 5 Central Texas counties see consistent top 25 rank among healthiest Texas counties, new report says. 0 · Mental Health. Five Central Texas counties rank within the top 25 healthiest counties in Texas, according to a 2018 study. (Courtesy Fotolia). By Emma Whalen | 12:08 pm March 14, 2018 Mar ...
(AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 60 Texas counties as primary natural disaster areas because of losses and damage from recent drought. 102909378 USDA Designates 60 Texas counties For disaster Aid. The dry banks of a river are pictured on July 14, 2010. (credit: ...
Local officials across Texas are hearing from lawyers who want to help them sue pharmaceutical companies over the nation's deadly opioid crisis. by Marissa Evans March 13, 2018 12 AM. A pharmacist holds prescription painkiller OxyContin, 40mg pills, made by Purdue Pharma L.D. at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, ...
How Texas counties voted for Beto O'Rourke, and more primary results by county. The results are in from the Texas primary elections on March 6, 2018, the first since President Donald Trump was elected. Check out county-by-county comparisons of turnout in a few key races. by Ryan Murphy and Shannon ...
Fort Bend, Harris counties among stormiest Texas counties. By Andrea ..... Fort Bend and Harris counties ranked among the top 15 on Allstate's list of stormiest Texas counties over the past 10 years. Fort Bend County ... Scroll through the slideshow above to see how Texas counties rank for severe weather.
AUSTIN (KXAN) -- As severe spring weather approaches, Allstate is releasing its list of "stormiest" Texas counties of the last 10 years. It's probably no surprise that the two counties that top the list are in North Texas. Allstate says wind and hail storms affected more Allstate insured homes in Collin County ...
Not every political consultant will flash their list of government seats they believe are up for grabs this year. But some will, and here's the thing: The Democratic and Republican consultants agree on a lot of the names. Republican incumbents in Dallas County are at or near the top. That's not really a ...
Good thing Texas is so big, considering the Lone Star State's population continues to grow. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, six of the top 10 largest-gaining counties in America from July 1, 2016, to July 1, 2017, were in Texas. Bexar, Collin, Dallas, Denton, Harris and Tarrant counties all saw ...
The cold front, which is the focus of the rain/storms across East Texas will slowly move southeastward through the night tonight and into Thursday morning. The Risks for the strongest storms and most significant flooding potential has now moved farther south.

The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for several Deep East Texas counties. Nacogdoches, Rusk, San Augustine, and Shelby counties are all under a flood warning until 4 a.m.. Flash Flood Watches for Houston, Trinity and Polk counties until 1 AM. Angelina, Nacogdoches, Sabine, ...
Tencarva said the core territory for Saladin Pump & Equipment includes the following five counties in Texas: Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, Newton and Orange; and the following five parishes in Louisiana: Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron and Jefferson Davis. The Saladin Pump & Equipment facility ...
SMITH COUNTY - The Centers for Disease Control and prevention said, in 2016 alone, more than 42,000 people died of an opioid over dose. Nearly half of those overdoses involved a prescribed medication. Susan Anderson, the East Texas Abuse Coalition Coordinator, says that is especially alarming in ...
News Now: Richardson Police Officer Shot & KilledWe continue to follow the latest developments in the shooting death of a Richardson police officer. Richardson Police Comment After Officer Shot & KilledBrandon McCall has been accused of killing Officer David Sherrard of the Richardson Police Department and civilian ...
DENTON (WBAP/KLIF News) – Denton County is the latest North Texas region to implement a burn ban. Forecasters issued a warning that there will be a high fire risk in North Texas all week. A Denton County judge signed off on the burn ban after recent fires in Denton and Flowermound. “Last week we ...
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declared several counties in North Texas as primary natural disaster areas because of losses and damages from the recent drought. (Source: RNN Texoma). TEXAS (KAUZ) -. The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declared several counties in North Texas as ...
Two Republican candidates vying to be Gregg County district attorney were almost neck-and-neck in fundraising during the last half of 2017, though one spent almost double his opponent and entered the new year with significantly more cash on hand. Campaign finance reports from incumbent DA Carl ...
Shelby; Sheridan Production Co. LLC; Case 3; Carthage (Haynesville Shale); McClellan, SK/478; Gas; 12,430; 10.8 Miles SW Center. Smith; Strand Energy LC; Whaley 1; NKB (SubClarksville); Splawn, SC/898; Oil; 9,900; 4.5 Miles NE Lindale. COMPLETIONS. (County; Operator; Lease/Well; Field; Depth; ...
The National Weather Service in Fort Worth issued a series of tornado watches and warnings Sunday night as storms traveled north through East Texas. MOREAdditional LinksPoll. A Tornado Warning in effect through midnight for Rusk County. Tornado Warning through 12:30 for Gregg; Harrison; Panola; ...
AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today extended the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey. All Texas counties declared disaster areas will continue to be eligible for assistance as they recover and rebuild after the storm. There are currently 60 counties included in the ...
CASA of the Sabine Neches Region's mission is to give a voice to the abused and neglected children in Hardin, Jasper, Newton, Orange, Sabine and Tyler Counties in Texas. Mauriceville Heritage Society received $7,900 for the community center kitchen, fencing, electrical grid and pavilion repairs.
Betty said that the timeliness of releasing returns, and how fast they are reported here, when compared to other Texas counties, casts doubts on this county's election process. Observing the late returns, the next question, Betty said, would be, “Are they really accurate?” He said statewide candidates ...
The National Weather Service in Midland has expanded a winter weather advisory for several counties in West Texas. Those counties now include: Andrews, Borden, Dawson, Ector, Gaines, Glasscock, Howard, Martin, Midland, Mitchell and Scurry County until 4 a.m. Wednesday morning. Freezing drizzle ...
AUSTIN, TEXAS/December 19, 2017 (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott yesterday issued a proclamation extending the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey. This proclamation will ensure that all Texas counties declared disaster areas will continue to be eligible for ...
JOURDANTON, Texas — There seems to a predictable sequence of events causing an uptick in correctional facility construction for a cluster of Texas counties: First there's oil; then, there are jobs, which attract people who inevitably hit threshold where crime rises. At least that's the trend observed by ...
Many Texans will have to forgo the fireworks this December when celebrating New Year's Eve. Ninety-seven of Texas' 254 counties have an outdoor burn ban, the latest tally by the Texas A&M Forest Service shows. Burn bans restrict or prohibit outdoor fires, often including fireworks, when drought ...
“If these sanctuary states and cities do not want to protect their citizens by upholding federal law, then they are not entitled to the federal government's money.” Also Tuesday, Nielsen announced that seven Texas counties had signed new agreements to join a federal program known as 287(g), which allows ...
25, 2017, Hurricane Harvey made landfall as a Category 4 storm, damaging towns across 24 Texas counties. Along with Houston, Port Aransas, Rockport and Fulton were scenes of massive property loss. Much of the housing stock was wiped out. And while a historic natural disaster like Hurricane Harvey ...
Travis Strickland has been fighting the war on drugs for more than a decade. He's a sergeant in the Lufkin Police Department's special services division, which includes the street crime and narcotics units. The job used to involve taking apart methamphetamine labs that sprouted like prickly pears around ...
The establishment and naming of all 254 counties in Texas is rooted in the evolution of our history and the influence of French, Spanish, Mexican, Republic of Texas, Confederacy and State of Texas rule. During the colonial period in Texas vast empresario land grants were issued by the Spanish and later ...
“I'm asking you to join a coalition of East Texas counties that are bringing lawsuits against the pharmaceutical companies (for creating the ...
On Monday, it and Red River County were the only two Northeast Texas counties under a ban, according to the Texas A&M Forest Service.
... one of the largest Girl Scout councils in the country serving more than 58,000 girl members and 16,000 adults in 26 southeast Texas counties ...
Chronic wasting disease, a neurological disease seen in deer can, has been seen in certain parts of Texas, but not in Johnson County so far ...
Texas Governor Greg Abbott has extended the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by hurricane Harvey, including Harris ...
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A driver in a stolen vehicle led law enforcement on a high speed chase for about 90 miles, through three East Texas counties and into ...
On Sunday morning, a man walked into a Sutherland Springs church and killed 26 parishioners and wounded more than 20 with a ...
The Lower Colorado River Authority has gifted five Texas counties $1 million to help their communities recover from Hurricane Harvey, with ...
Several Texas counties have moved to sue McKesson and other companies for economic damages, alleging that manufacturers downplayed ...
Emergency management departments from Nacogdoches, Sabine, Newton, Polk, Houston, and Tyler counties met at the Pitser Garrison ...
Voters in multiple Texas counties will decide next month whether to tap bonds to get transportation work done. Ballots in Travis County will ...
In the past two years, the number of women killed by a domestic partner in Bexar County has more than doubled. According to a new report by ...


 

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