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Texas Comptroller Announces Record $281 Million in Unclaimed...
The Texas Comptroller’s office returned a record $281 million in unclaimed property to its rightful owners during the past fiscal year, Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced...
Texas HireAbility Campaign Raises Awareness of the Benefits of...
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) is partnering with the Texas Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities and Texas Workforce Solutions for the Texas HireAbility...
DPS Urges Texans to Stay Vigilant, Report Suspicious Activity
In light of the attack in Las Vegas over the first weekend in October and as part of national Crime Prevention Month (October), the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)...
Almost 400,000 Texans’ insurance at risk after Congress fails to...
Insurance coverage for more than 390,000 Texas children and pregnant women is in jeopardy after Congress failed to renew authorization for a federal program....
Tony Sevilla announces candidacy for rep. of House District 11
Tony Sevilla, an entrepreneur/investor and a truck farmer, is seeking candidacy as a Republican in the March 6, 2018, primary election. As a...


Frank Dobrovolny announces candidacy for 369th District Court
Local attorney and Navy veteran Frank Dobrovolny officially announced his candidacy to fill the vacant position of 369th District Court Judge which...


One in Four Texas Students Affected by Harvey, Education Chief...
The widespread damage of Hurricane Harvey is something Texas public education has never seen, with nearly a quarter of the state’s students living in a school district...
The Alamo presents Cannon Fest: Artillery of the Texas Revolution
The weekend of Sept. 30 to Oct. 1, the Alamo invited Texans and history enthusiasts of all ages to Cannon Fest, a free event exploring the cannon...


5,000+ volunteers pick up 40+ tons of trash from 55 miles of Texas...
The results for Saturday’s 31st annual Fall Adopt-A-Beach Cleanup by the Texas General Land Office are in. Despite fewer cleanup sites than usual due to damage from...
Disaster Unemployment Assistance Deadline Extended for 39 Counties
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) announced on Wednesday, Sept. 20, that the deadline has been extended to Oct. 31, for individuals filing for Disaster Unemployment...
Texas GLO and Coast Guard to Begin Removing Vessels Displaced by...
On Saturday, Sept. 23, Commissioner George P. Bush announced the Texas General Land Office (GLO), in conjunction with the U.S. Coast Guard, will...


Junior Market Exhibitors Receive $2.2 million in Additional...
Thanks to generous donors, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo rewarded more than 1,900 Houston Livestock Show junior market exhibitors with additional premiums totaling...
Comptroller’s Office Now Accepting Applications for Match the...
Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminded Texans on Wednesday, Sept. 20 that applications are now being accepted for 2017-18 Texas Match the Promise Foundation awards. The...
ApprenticeshipTexas Aims to Boost State’s Skilled Labor
To assist employers in developing a nationally recognized Registered Apprenticeship program, the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) ApprenticeshipTexas will engage local...
Texas Bullion Depository Hires Former SWAT Team Leader to Protect...
Former sheriff’s office veteran tapped to secure first state-administered gold bullion depository in U.S. Lone Star Tangible Assets (LSTA) announces Sgt. Bryan Whoolery,...