Category Archives: Houston News

Houston Immigration Protest

Video runs 1:46 Photos Courtesy: CBP, Associated Press, ABC One day after President Trump signed an executive order to unite immigrant families separated at the border, First Lady Melania Trump made a surprise visit to a children’s shelter in Mc Allen, Texas … Continue reading

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Houston Officials Against Immigrant Child Separation

Video runs 2:04 0:12 –Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner Photos Courtesy:  Mayor’s Office Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and community leaders spoke out today to oppose the Trump Administration Policy that separates immigrant children from their parents and relatives at the Texas-Mexico … Continue reading

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Community Events

Hurricane season is underway. Make a plan, be prepared and stay informed on weather in your area.  June is Immigrant Heritage Month in Houston, Texas. For cheapest gas prices, visit http://www.gasbuddy.com FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers and/or Small Business Recovery Centers … Continue reading

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Houston City Employees Pay Raises

The City of Houston and the Houston Organization of Public Employees have tentatively agreed on salary increases over the next 3 years.  The city has 12, 522 municipal civilian employees. The tentative agreement has 3% across the board pay raises in … Continue reading

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Hot Weather Tips

The Houston Health Department urges residents to take precautions against heat-related illnesses during the summer. “The high heat and humidity could result in illnesses such as heat exhaustion and heat stroke,” said Dr. Joanne Schulte, HHD’s deputy health authority in … Continue reading

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Extreme Weather Ready Expo 2018

Video runs: 1:47 0:15  Katie Landry-Guyton, NWS Meteorologist With Hurricane Harvey and the long recovery on their minds, many spent part of their Saturday to learn more about this hurricane season and getting ready for it. The Extreme Weather Ready … Continue reading

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Governor Greg Abbott’s Plan for School and Gun Safety

Photos Courtesy: FBI Houston, Gov. Greg Abbott Twitter Texas Governor Greg Abbott revealed his plan and recommendations to increase school and gun safety today after 3 days of roundtable discussions with school officials, superintendents, law enforcement, survivors of mass shootings … Continue reading

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Santa Fe High School

Photo Courtesy: FBI Houston, Santa Fe Strong, Twitter Update May 29, 2018 —Students returned to school today with increased security measures in place and signs of love and support from the community, schools outside of the Santa Fe, Texas school … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2018

0:10 Robert Britt, Air Force Retiree Many started Memorial Day early with a visit to Houston National Cemetery. The Robert Britt family were among today’s visitors to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice for America.  There also was a Memorial … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend and Summer Travel

Traffic was lighter than usual, but in a hurry on 610 East for people heading to Galveston beaches and parks Saturday morning this Memorial Day weekend. The American Automobile Association says Americans will travel in near record numbers this Memorial … Continue reading

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