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Houston Floods Bring Death and Destruction

Houston Floods Bring Death and Destruction

On Tuesday, May 26, Houston was submerged in water. Rivers crashed over their banks across highways. At least five people were reported dead, and the streets had long lines of abandoned and destroyed vehicles. Brutal thunderstorms have lifted the body count and several more people have been reported as missing in Texas and Oklahoma over the past several days. Recovery teams […]

Flooding in Texas and Oklahoma With More Rain in the Forecast

Flooding in Texas and Oklahoma With More Rain in the Forecast

Flooding in Texas and Oklahoma from heavy rains has forced many out of their homes, and more rain is in the forecast. The floods were so bad that a firefighter was carried off by the dangerous waters and another was swept away while he was attempting to help civilians early Sunday. Between Oklahoma and Texas, there were […]

Texas Flood Leaves a Dozen People Missing

Texas Flood Leaves a Dozen People Missing

On Monday, officials in Oklahoma and Texas began to move as fast as they could to determine the severity of the destruction caused by the recent record-breaking rains. The flood has left a dozen people missing from Hays County, Texas. The San Marcos emergency coordinator, Ken Bell, reported that the 12 individuals, whose whereabouts are completely […]

Flash Floods in Oklahoma and Texas: Three Deaths, 2000 Forced to Escape

Flash Floods in Oklahoma and Texas: Three Deaths, 2000 Forced to Escape

Flash floods in the states of Oklahoma and Texas have caused three deaths; while close to 2000 inhabitants have been forced to escape. The continuous rainfall has broken all previous records, and has caused huge amount of destruction across the U.S. Midwest. This has filled and overflowed the riverbeds which are normally dry and caused […]

Severe Weather in U.S. Midwest Destroys Over 400 Homes

Severe Weather in U.S. Midwest Destroys Over 400 Homes

As of Sunday morning, over 400 homes have been destroyed and over 1,000 displaced as a result of the severe weather that occurred this weekend in the Midwest, according to Hays County Emergency Management Coordinator Kharley Smith. An exact and official amount of the damage caused will come once authorities review the affected areas. The severe […]

Flooding in Oklahoma Threatens Texas

Flooding in Oklahoma Threatens Texas

Flooding in  Oklahoma threatens Texas, With more rain to come with record-breaking floods for Wichita Falls area. The sheriff is knocking on doors urging people to evacuate, water levels are rising slowly, and homes are expected to flood. Officials said that rivers in the city was expected to rise three feet higher than in 2007, […]

Houston Rockets, Doing More for Their Community

Houston Rockets, Doing More for Their Community

Houston Rockets owner Leslie Anderson, and the players are doing more for the community. Anderson started the Clutch City Foundation in 1995 to bring hope, and encouragement to the ones that tend to get left behind. He also started Season for Giving, and is partnered with the United Way. Clutch city has launched the program […]

Twin Peaks Biker Gang Massacre Results in Nine Dead, 18 Injured

Twin Peaks Biker Gang Massacre Results in Nine Dead, 18 Injured

According to Waco police authorities, the aftermath of the deadly shootout at the Twin Peaks restaurant now stands at nine dead, 18 injured from apparently stab or gunshot wounds, seven of whom are still hospitalized and are currently in stable condition. The shootout between rival gang members of the Bandidos and Cossacks gangs sent people in the […]

Waco Violent Outbreak Not a Surprise to Locals

Waco Violent Outbreak Not a Surprise to Locals

Citizens of Waco were angry, but not surprised when a seemingly peaceful day turned violent at the Twin Peaks restaurant. Reportedly, the restaurant continuously allowed the violent motorcycle gangs to hang out, drink beer and gawk at waitresses. The gangs involved in the outbreak, resulting in nine deaths and at least 170 arrests, are known violent gangs. […]

Employees of Blue Bell Creameries Lose Jobs After Listeria Issue

Employees of Blue Bell Creameries Lose Jobs After Listeria Issue

 Blue Bell announced that they will launch a complete and targeted clean up mission against the Listeria bacteria. The CEO hopes that this mission ensures better quality of the products.On May 15, it was announced that Blue Bell Creameries would be laying off over a third of its workforce after a listeria issue. Listeria was […]

Biker Gangs in Texas Shooting 9 Dead

Biker Gangs in Texas Shooting 9 Dead

Nine people are dead and several people are injured after a shooting between biker gangs, Sunday, May 17. A Waco police Sergeant W. Patrick Swanton said that eight people were declared dead at the scene, according to the Associated Press. The shooting took place at the Twin Peaks Restaurant around noon, Sunday. The eighth person […]

‘Gruesome’ Massacre in Waco, Texas ‘Could Have Been Avoided’ by Management, Says Sgt. [Video]

‘Gruesome’ Massacre in Waco, Texas ‘Could Have Been Avoided’ by Management, Says Sgt. [Video]

The massacre that took place in Waco, Texas earlier this afternoon (May 17) ‘could have been avoided’ by restaurant management, says Sgt. Patrick Swanton. He also added that the scene to which authorities were called is the most violent and gruesome he has ever been a part of during his years in law enforcement. He […]

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