Certain COVID-19 Unemployment Benefits Will End on June 26
The TWC announced this week that those not returning to work due to "fear of coronavirus" will not be able to collect that extra $300 in unemployment benefits.
Texas Hospital Suspends Close to 200 Employees For Not Taking Covid Vaccine
An employee protest at Houston Methodist Hospital for a policy that requires all employees to be vaccinated has ended in the suspension of 178 workers.
Killeen ISD Working with McLane Children’s to Vaccinate Local Students This Summer
The two are working together to help get kids 12 and over vaccinated against COVID-19 before the start of the new school year. Here's how you can sign up.
Gov. Abbott’s New Executive Order is Latest Step in Unmasking Texas
Texas Governor Greg Abbott's new executive order prevents government entities in Texas from requiring or mandating mask wearing. That includes public schools.
Uber and Lyft are Set to Offer Fee Rides to COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments
Two of the top ridesharing services are offering help getting people in need of a ride to their COVID-19 vaccine appointments.
Texas Plans to Opt Out of Federal Pandemic Unemployment Funds in June
If you're still looking for work and have been counting on that extra $300, you'll need to find something soon or be very careful with your budgeting.
Walmart Drops Mask Requirement For Vaccinated Employees and Customers
The world is changing, and we could possibly see normalcy soon. Wouldn't that be nice?
Mask Mandate Lifted at the Dell Diamond in Round Rock
If you are looking to get out to the ballpark and watch a baseball game this summer, you don't have to wear a mask to do it. Not in Round Rock, at least.
Good News – The CDC Has Scaled Back Outdoor Mask Guidelines
The CDC says fully vaccinated people no longer need to wear masks outdoors except in large crowds of strangers.
Luke Bryan Reflects on Some Rough Days With COVID-19: ‘Thank God for Health’
The singer says that his wife, Caroline, spent some days "nursing me back to health" during his illness.