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Work zones, population booms add to massive highway traffic accidents

199 deaths in Texas roadway work zones 813 serious injuries The Texas Department of Transportation reports that work zone fatalities increased 9 percent in 2017…


Texas remains leader of energy and conservation for U.S.

USAA Real Estate earns 2018 Energy Star Award Governor Greg Abbott’s leadership continues with Texas energy Texas is not only a leading producer of energy…


Texas leads nation in economy, population and real estate growth

Three of America’s 10 fastest-growing metropolitan areas are in Texas. TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting Independent Journalism Bronze Tip $2.00 USD Silver Tip…


Backlash against NFL players-coaches national anthem boycott grows

Where some NFL players tricked into not coming out to stand for the national anthem last Sunday? TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting Independent…


Special Alert–ATM and gas pump skimmers stealing money, IDs throughout Texas

Police and state officials asking for help to fight these crimes Prevention tips offered A rash of skimmer devices meant to secretly swipe credit and…


Anti-toll reforms pass Texas legislature despite special interest lobbying

The Texas legislature cleared the final hurdle for a strong anti-toll road bill Saturday evening. TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting Independent Journalism Bronze…


Texas and GOP led states are top ranked for business as Democrats continue to sink

Under the leadership of Republican Governor Greg Abbott, Texas is running circles around Democratic led states with Wednesday’s  announcement of another major business moving to…


Texas Health Services appeals for public’s help after first confirmed West Nile case

Texas’ first West Nile illness of the year has been reported to the Department of State Health Services. A woman from Montgomery County developed the neurological…


Elvis Presley’s first number one song is barely recognized today

Elvis Presley’s first No. 1 song is barely recognized today. Yet, without it, the world may have been much different. Not many realize this record…


Texas Tribute to Elvis Festival introduced ‘Sun Records’ Presley actor at South Fork

Drake Milligan, a 2016 graduate at Legacy High School in Mansfield, Texas was as a crowd pleaser at last year’s Texas Tribute to Elvis Festival at…



New Boeing Global Services headquarters to be located in Texas says Gov. Abbott

Governor Greg Abbott today welcomed the new Boeing Global Services (BGS) headquarters to Texas. Boeing already employs more than 4,000 employees in the state and…