Small east Texas town has to boil water during Thanksgiving due to old infrastructure

ZAVALLA, Texas — The nearly 700 residents here must boil their water this Thanksgiving as the small east Texas town grapples with aging infrastructure that has left residents without safe water for 10 days this month. The working-class town, 23 miles southeast of Lufkin, has had problems with its water system for years, but issues … Read more

Texas attorney general launches new opioid program: What it does — and doesn’t — address

AUSTIN (KXAN)– They say football is king in Texas and now, the attorney general’s office is using it as a way to combat the growing opioid crisis among young people here. Flanked by former football stars from the pros and college across Texas, AG Ken Paxton announced the pilot program called “Friday Night Lights Against … Read more