fbpx
Connect with us

Texas News

Which Texas state parks still have availability for total solar eclipse

Published

on

www.kxan.com – Julianna Russ – 2024-03-22 16:04:10

SUMMARY: The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department stated that only six state parks in the path of the April 8 eclipse still had day passes available. Advance reservations were not available for some parks, and entrance would be on a first-come, first-served basis. Those planning to view the eclipse from state parks were encouraged to reserve a day pass in advance due to high demand. Visitors were advised to arrive early and prepare for traffic delays, bring enough supplies, and use proper eye protection. Special equipment for eclipse viewing would be available at parks along the path. Numerous state parks were already sold out for the event.

Read the full article

The post Which Texas state parks still have availability for total solar eclipse appeared first on www.kxan.com

Texas News

2 dead, 6 hurt in shooting at Memphis, Tennessee block party: police

Published

on

www.kxan.com – Courtney Anderson – 2024-04-21 09:13:48

SUMMARY: Eight people were shot, two fatally, at a block party in Memphis. The shooting took place at Orange Mound Park, where two men were pronounced dead, and six others injured. One victim has been released from the hospital, while another remains in critical condition. Between 200-300 people were attending the party, which did not have a permit. Police are investigating and looking for at least two suspects. Authorities are asking for of the shooting and anyone with information to come forward. Memphis Police initially reported 16 victims but later confirmed there were eight. Davis urged people to denounce the senseless violence.

Read the full article

The post 2 dead, 6 hurt in shooting at Memphis, Tennessee block party: police appeared first on www.kxan.com

Continue Reading

Texas News

Volcano Room bar shooting: 1 killed, woman injured after 2 men exchange gunfire in strip center parking lot in Pasadena

Published

on

abc13.com – KTRK – 2024-04-21 09:05:24

SUMMARY: One man died and a woman was injured in a shooting outside a bar in Pasadena, Texas. The incident occurred early Sunday morning after an apparent argument between two men in the bar’s parking lot. Both men began shooting at each other, resulting in one man being killed and a woman being shot in the arm. The other shooter is cooperating with police and no other suspects are being sought. The reason for the argument that led to the shooting is unknown. No one else was injured in the area, as the bar was the only business open in the strip center.

Read the full article

The post Volcano Room bar shooting: 1 killed, woman injured after 2 men exchange gunfire in strip center parking lot in Pasadena appeared first on abc13.com

Continue Reading

Texas News

The House Passes Billions in Aid for Ukraine and Israel After Months of Struggle. Next is the Senate

Published

on

www.wbap.com – – 2024-04-20 18:29:56

SUMMARY: The House approved a $95 billion foreign aid package for Ukraine, Israel, and other allies after overcoming opposition from hard-right conservatives in a rare Saturday session. Speaker Mike Johnson relied on Democratic support to pass the bills, which include aid for Ukraine, Israel, Indo-Pacific allies, and a measure dealing with TikTok. The Senate could pass the package as soon as Tuesday, and President Joe Biden has promised to sign it. The whole process has been marked by months of turmoil on Capitol Hill, with the bills ultimately being overwhelmingly approved.

Read the full article

The post The House Passes Billions in Aid for Ukraine and Israel After Months of Struggle. Next is the Senate appeared first on www.wbap.com

Continue Reading

News from the South

Trending