6 Halloween Safety Tips From Copperas Cove Fire Department
We're just a few days away from Halloween and the Copperas Cove Fire Department wants to help you and your family stay safe this season with some tips to help make your Halloween safer for everyone. Also, Copperas Cove officials recommend that if you plan on going door-to-door trick or treating, that it be done between the hours of 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM on Halloween night...
Watch Out for Kids Getting Off the School Bus … Or Else
The wheels on the bus go round and round.. .but when they don't, you shouldn't either. Common sense, right? Then why have 1,093 tickets for passing a stopped school bus been issued this year and last in the state of Texas? I did not know there was such a thing as National School Bus Safety Week, but it does exist...
Horrific Reminder
WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO An Austin traffic safety group and the Austin Independent School District have released footage of two children who were hit by pickup trucks when the drivers failed to obey school bus stop signs.
Despite Staph Infection Rumors, Schlitterbahn Proves Water is Safe
A nasty rumor about staph infections was spreading on social media earlier this week about the Schlitterbahn water park in Galveston, TX and finally, official answers were given out last night. A woman named Ashley Salas posted a message on Facebook saying her children contracted staph infections at Schlitterbahn and that the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) told her there have been a han
5 Texas Insects to Be Cautious Of During Warm Weather
Before I moved to Texas, my friends and family warned me to be careful of the insect life. It didn't take long for me to take note of the mosquitoes, bees, scorpions and spiders setting up camp outside of my home and now that summertime is right on the horizon, it's only going to get worse...