Texas man jailed for online threats against Nancy Pelosi

Gavin Weslee Blake Perry, 27, of Wichita Falls, was charged Wednesday with transmitting a threatening communication in interstate commerce. According to federal prosecutors, Perry wrote on Facebook that Democrats, including Pelosi, “will be removed at any cost necessary and yes that means by death.”

Terry Tausch, All-American at Texas and NFL vet, dies at 61

The native of New Brauenfels, Texas, was recruited by the Longhorns as a tight end. He moved to tackle, was a four-year letter winner and selected as a first-team Associated Press All-American as a senior in 1981. He was inducted into the Texas Athletics Hall of Honor in 2001.

Texas ambulance provider to do coronavirus testing at homes

Due to patient privacy, officials weren’t detailing how many people are being investigated or monitored for the coronavirus, said Richard Hill, a spokesman for the Tarrant County Public Health Department. MedStar will start off with 50 testing kits and get more as needed, Hill said.

Citing Stop in Abortions, Texas GOP Candidate Says Coronavirus ‘Will Save More Lives Than It Takes’

Wall also shared a Thursday statement from the Susan B. Anthony List (SBA List) group, which responded to the Planned Parenthood lawsuit against the state government: “Running to the courts to plead for privileged treatment is the modus operandi of the big abortion industry led by Planned Parenthood. Suing to carry out abortions during a […]

Seth Greenberg thinks it’s do or die for Shaka Smart at Texas

“After you spend the $10.5 million for the buyout, you’re probably paying for the buyout of the next coach before you even sit down to negotiate a new, long-term deal,” the source said. “Spending that kind of money right now, with everything going on, the optics would be horrible.”

Texas Can Academies offers free telephonic counseling for enrolled students and families

TCA works with students from ages 14-21, an age in which students readily rely on support systems that are normally found in school, often coming from their friends or school staff. When they’re out of school and stuck at home throughout the day, social isolation can incubate preexisting issues such as depression and anxiety.

Air travelers will be subject to 14-day self-quarantine in Texas

Speaking from the Texas Capitol, Abbott said Texas is “on a very good trajectory” in terms of its testing for coronavirus. As of Thursday, 1,424 Texans had tested positive for COVID-19, up from 97 on Friday, and 18 have died from the disease, compared to five Friday. About 100 patients are hospitalized in Texas for […]

March 28 in NASCAR history: Texas Terry Labonte gets a home win

1993: Dale Earnhardt came back from a lap down to win at Darlington Raceway. It was his first win since the Coca-Cola 600 10 months earlier. Alan Kulwicki finished sixth in what would be his last race before his death in a plane crash on April 1.

Texas resident shares personal journey of testing positive for coronavirus

“The symptoms were worsening and I did not know how much worse it might get. I was being told to self-quarantine unless I needed ICU breathing support,” he said. “When do you make a decision to go in? At what point do you need to take better care of yourself?”

Texas QB Sam Ehlinger starts online fundraiser for COVID-19 relief

If there is one good thing to come out of the ongoing health scare in this country, it is the good show of humanity form some of college football’s brightest stars. Inspired by the effort of Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence, Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger has decided to launch his own online fundraiser to help those […]