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Here's what's at risk in the Texas Obamacare ruling
(CNN)Whether you know it or not, Obamacare has affected nearly every American. The Affordable Care Act does far more than allow millions of people to get health insurance through exchanges or Medicaid expansion.
At Christmastime, This Town Near Austin Has The Most Enchanting Main Street In The Country
The Texas Hill Country is full of whimsical wineries and beautiful boutiques. During the holidays, this magic gets kicked up a notch. With lovely shops and delightful restaurants, Fredericksburg is the most wonderful town of them all. Bask in the twinkling lights and soak up the cheer. At Christmast
Some areas of Texas Hill Country may see snow this week!
SAN ANTONIO — Could there really be snow in our future?. Some of the latest weather models show a very strong upper low could create the right conditions for a few snowflakes in some areas of the Texas Hill Country, namely the western reaches of Kerr County and Edwards County.
Harper FFA members compete at state events
Harper FFA participated in the Texas FFA’s Leadership Career Development Events on Friday, Nov. 30, in Huntsville. Harper’s Greenhand Chapter ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!
Harper cross country earns all-region, all-state honors
Several members of the 2018 cross country team at Harper High School earned recognition, recognizing their dedication to the sport ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!
Texas Officials Request Two New Voter Fraud Investigations
In a year fraught with numerous allegations and, in some cases, prosecutions over irregularities at the Texas ballot box, two new voter fraud investigations appear to loom in the Lone Star State.
Man arrested for authorities find pornography on his cell phone
A man in Kerr County is facing several counts of possessing child pornography after a tip from Gillespie County authorities. Authorities used a warrant at thome of Thomas Richard Hall, 55, according to the Kerr County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said they found pornographic images on Hall's cellphone
Collins says Texas court ruling on ACA 'will be overturned on appeal'
Washington (CNN)Maine Republican Sen. Susan Collins predicted Sunday that a Texas judge's decision striking down Obamacare would likely be overturned. "I think this will be overturned on appeal," Collins said Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union." She added, "There's no reason why the individual mand
Texas mom sentenced in deaths of toddlers inside hot car
KERRVILLE, Texas – A Texas mother whose two toddlers died after she left them inside a hot vehicle overnight was sentenced to 40 years in prison. Amanda Hawkins, 20, learned her punishment Wednesday for the June 2017 deaths of her two daughters in Kerrville, which is about 65 miles (105 kilometers)
'Santa' shot at while driving on Texas freeway: report
One Texas man won’t appear on Santa Claus’ “Nice List” after opening fire Tuesday on another man dressed up as Santa. A man wearing a Santa costume, whose identity remains unknown but was identified by police as "Santa," and his wife – referred to by police as "Mrs. Claus" – were driving home when t
Mom sentenced to 40 years in deaths of two daughters left in car overnight
KERR COUNTY — A 20-year-old mother has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after her two young daughters were left in her car for more than 15 hours, resulting in their deaths.
Remains Of World War II Pilot From Texas Located, Identified
HOUSTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — The remains of a World War II pilot from Texas missing since a 1945 crash in the Philippines have been located and identified. The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency on Friday announced confirmation of the remains of 21-year-old Army Air Forces 2nd Lt. Hulen A. Leinweber of
Texas man who allegedly tried, failed to kidnap teen jogger is arrested
A Texas man was taken into custody on Tuesday for the attempted kidnapping of a 15-year-old girl who managed to escape the ordeal, authorities said. Law enforcement learned that the teen had been out jogging on Dec. 2 when a person she described as a Hispanic male came near her, the Brazoria County
Serial killer who said he's slain dozens pleads guilty in Texas woman’s death
ODESSA — A 78-year-old prisoner who says he killed about 90 people over nearly four decades as he moved around the country pleaded guilty to murder Thursday in the 1994 strangulation of a Texas woman.
Up To Half-Foot Of Snow Falls In West Texas
SWEETWATER, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — As much as 6 inches of snow has accumulated in parts of West Texas as a winter storm swirls over the area. The half-foot of snow on Thursday prompted state highway officials to close Texas Route 70 about 8 miles south of Sweetwater, about 180 miles west of Fort Wo
Winter Storm Watch In Effect Thursday; Wintry Weather Looking More Likely For Parts Of North Texas
(CBSDFW.COM) – A very dynamic storm system will be zipping our way on Thursday. Expect a lot of wind, some rain and, yes, some snow in parts of North Texas. Wednesday will be quiet – and quite mild for mid-December: Cloudy and in the 60s.
Deep in the troubled heart of Texas, health care suffers
AUSTIN, Texas — The booming $1.8 trillion Texas economy rivals that of many countries and puts the state at the top of a host of rankings for its fast-growing cities, low unemployment and job growth.
The Quirky Fudge Factory And General Store In Texas That Will Make You Feel Like A Kid Again
There’s just something about small-town, mom & pop stores that make whatever is being sold all the more special. Maybe it’s the nostalgic atmosphere and friendly staff, or perhaps it’s just the overall charm associated with these kinds of places. Fredericksburg Fudge is certainly no exception, with
Society aims to preserve Canyon Lake Gorge
When 34 inches of rain fell during one week in the upper watershed of the Guadalupe River in 2002, the natural disaster unveiled a geological wonder – Canyon Lake Gorge. Canyon Lake Gorge is leased to the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Stewardship, research and
Menard, Ira students win state essay contest
The contest encouraged students to write an essay based on the question, “What history in your community is worth saving?”, a press release from the TGLO said.