Emerging Covid Variants- What we Know and Don’t

Covid-19 virus is constantly changing through mutation. According to the U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC) new variants of the Covid-19 is not an unexpected phenomenon but is typical of a coronavirus such as Covid-19. Typically, variants emerge…

Texas bakery gives away thousands of dollars in groceries to help those hardest hit by storms

Omar Jimenez and Bill Kirkos, CNN The storms left millions across Texas and the Mississippi Valley without power, water and access to food for days, beleaguered by freezing temperatures that began last Monday and stretched into the weekend….

Covid-19 Live Updates: Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Protects Against Severe Illness

nytimes Here’s what you need to know:A Covid-19 victim being placed in a hearse in El Cajon, Calif., in January.Credit…Mario Tama/Getty Images California surpassed 50,000 known coronavirus deaths on Wednesday, the first state to reach that chilling milestone….

Dustin Burrows Files COVID-19 Bill Supporting First Responders

jacobestrada Republican Representative of Texas House District 83, Dustin Burrows, has filed a bill focused on supporting Texas first responders who must quarantine after being exposed to COVID-19. House Bill 2037 states that city and county departments would…

For Americans of color considering the COVID-19 vaccine, here’s why trust is so important

PBS NewsHour “‘Are we going to be guinea pigs for the vaccine?’” For months, Dr. James Hildreth’s sister had been asking questions like this. While public health officials were urging Americans to take measures to help stop the…

COVID-19 updates: McKinney Fire Department gives out 20,000th vaccine shot Wednesday

wfaa.com Fire Chief Danny Kistner said this milestone shows “commitment is stronger than ever” in their city. The McKinney Fire Department has provided 20,000 COVID-19 total vaccine shots since just before Christmas through Wednesday. The department has been…

Prince Harry and Meghan donate new roof to Texas women’s shelter damaged in storm

Janine Mack A Texas shelter badly damaged by last week’s winter storm is getting help from an unexpected donor. Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, surprised Genesis Women’s Shelter & Support in Dallas on Sunday with a…

Episcopal Relief & Development Supports Local Partners in Response to Winter Storms in Texas

Yahoo Organization is supporting the Episcopal dioceses of Dallas, Texas and West Texas as they provide emergency relief to individuals and families impacted by the unprecedented ice storm, low temperatures and power outages last week. NEW YORK, Feb….

Episcopal Relief & Development supports local partners in response to winter storms in Texas – Episcopal News Service

David Paulsen Episcopal Relief & Development is supporting the Episcopal dioceses of Dallas, Texas and West Texas as they provide emergency relief to individuals and families impacted by the unprecedented ice storm, low temperatures and power outages last…

TX-06: Meet the candidates in the race for Texas’ open congressional seat

wfaa.com A special election will be held May 1 to fill the seat held by Ron Wright until his death in early February. TARRANT COUNTY, Texas — The race for Texas’s 6th Congressional District is becoming clearer and…