Welcome to the Miscellaneous News Page. Here is where you will find news and information on those issues relating to life in Rural communities. These can include, political news from the State and Local governments, information for farmers, ranchers, and other economic entities, veterans news (especially in the heath care field), and other general miscellaneous items.
AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that the Public Integrity Unit of his Criminal Investigations Division arrested former San Jacinto County Judge John Lovett Jr., of Shepherd, Texas, for impersonating a public servant, a third-degree felony. In February, … Continue reading →
AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that the Child Exploitation Unit (CEU) of his office arrested 53-year-old John Walter Sickles, of Kempner, Texas, on one count of possession of child pornography, a third-degree felony. A CyberTipline report from … Continue reading →
FORT HOOD, Texas — III Corps and Fort Hood’s Equal Opportunity Office along with 1st Air Cavalry Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, will pay homage to the victims of the Holocaust in a “Days of Remembrance” observance at 1:30 … Continue reading →
AUSTIN – Acting on behalf of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), Attorney General Ken Paxton today filed an environmental lawsuit against Intercontinental Terminals Company (ITC) seeking injunctive relief and civil penalties in connection with a fire at ITC’s … Continue reading →
AUSTIN – As part of a statewide effort to raise awareness, increase vigilance and report signs of human trafficking, the Texas Department of Transportation, in partnership with the Office of the Governor, law enforcement and industry partners, is launching its … Continue reading →
AUSTIN – Courtesy Texas AG Office – Attorney General Ken Paxton expressed his hope that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit will strike down the structure of the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) as unconstitutional after … Continue reading →
WASHINGTON — Today the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that, as part of an innovative partnership, VA and Sanford Health, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit health care systems, will soon provide free genetic testing to some Veterans … Continue reading →