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Migrants Replace Inmates In South Texas Prison

Migrants Replace Inmates In South Texas Prison

Dallas (AP) – Texas is transferring inmates from a state prison to make room for migrants detained by state authorities. Texas Department of Criminal Justice spokesman Jeremy Desel says the prison system began moving inmates this week from the medium-to-minimum-security Dolph Briscoe Unit prison in Dilley, about 70 miles southwest of San Antonio. He says…MORE

Governor Abbott Vetoes Pay For Legislative Staff

Governor Abbott Vetoes Pay For Legislative Staff

Austin (AP) – Texas Governor Greg Abbott has followed through on his threat, and vetoed the new state budget’s provision for paying legislative staff. Abbott vetoed the legislative staff budget Friday, as he threatened he would after a walkout by House Democrats in the final hours of the regular legislative session. The walkout denied a…MORE

Weekend Weather Forecast

SATURDAY: Mostly sunny and hot. Winds: S 5-15. High: 97. SUNDAY: Mostly sunny and hot. Winds: S 10-15. High: 99.MORE

The Border Crisis Continues with No End in Sight

The Border Crisis Continues with No End in Sight

(WBAP/KLIF) — A surge of migrants and asylum seekers continues to arrive at the U.S.-Mexico border in the hopes of being allowed in. Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz criticizes the Biden administration’s approach to the border crisis. Cruz appeared on “Fox and Friends” to point out that neither the president nor the vice president have visited…MORE

Grand Jury Indicts Kent Moore Cabinets Mass Shooter

Grand Jury Indicts Kent Moore Cabinets Mass Shooter

(WBAP/KLIF) — A Texas man has been indicted on charges of murder and assault for allegedly opening fire at a cabinet-making company where he worked. 27 year-old Larry Bollin is accused of fatally shooting one man and wounding five other employees at Kent Moore Cabinets in Bryan, TX.  The Brazos County District Attorney’s office says a…MORE

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