Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today said state sales tax revenue totaled $3.56 billion in December, 24.4 percent more than in December 2020. The majority of December sales tax revenue is based on sales made in November and remitted to the agency in December. Year-over-year increases for most tax revenues continueContinue Reading

After an overnight search, an inmate missing from a Federal Bureau of Prisons satellite correctional facility camp near Texarkana has been found. Ramon Fernandez, 29, was reported missing from the satellite camp next to the Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) around 4:30 p.m. Saturday, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons.Continue Reading

TEXAS, Dec. 30, 2021 – Walmart and Sam’s Club pharmacies will begin dispensing the authorized COVID antiviral medication, Paxlovid, and Molnupiravir, in Texas through the U.S. Federal Retail Pharmacy Therapeutics Program starting Dec. 30, 2021. Select Walmart and Sam’s Club pharmacies are receiving limited supplies of the COVID-19 antiviral medication.Continue Reading

Reba Adams Gates, age 82, of Atlanta, Texas, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Friday, December 31, 2021 in a local hospital. She was born on October 27, 1939 in Sikes, Louisiana, to Crosby, Sr. and Neoma Adams. She was retired from Vivian Elementary School. AsContinue Reading

Steven Lynn Hayes age 29, of Queen City, Texas, went to be with the Lord Sunday, December 26, 2021 at his residence. Steven was born June 19, 1992, in Tyler, Texas, to Jimmy and Tara Hayes. He was the Associate Pastor of Cornerstone Assembly of God, a member of theContinue Reading

Rick Riley, age 56, of Atlanta, Texas, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Sunday, December 26, 2021 at his residence. He was born on February 25, 1965 in Washington Courthouse, Ohio to James and Judy Riley. Rick was an Army veteran and a beloved member of Cornerstone AssemblyContinue Reading