Posts Tagged ‘texas’

Watch: Thanksgiving Celebration in Houston

Thousand Houstonians gathered downtown to watch floats, giant, balloons and entertainers at the H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday. Apart from Santa Claus and Tom Turkey, Houston native and ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ actress Chandra Wilson attended the parade as the Grand Marshal. Watch the highlights of the festive parade here in part of their Thanksgiving celebration.

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26 killed, gunman dead in Texas church shooting

After shooting 26 people dead inside First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs the gunman, who was identified as Devin Patrick Kelley, also shot himself dead on November 6. According to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, this was the largest mass shooting in the state’s history where the youngest victim was 18 months old and the oldest…

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Start of classes still indefinite in some areas in Texas

Due to Hurricane Harvey’s devastating effect, thousands of students in Texas are still uncertain when are they coming back to school. “We couldn’t really be in the water like that because it was contaminated, people we’re just screaming asking for help saying get out the water,” said 18-year-old Shannon Barre. Barre is among the 2,000…

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Hurricane Harvey intensifies to Category 4

As the storm nearly approaches Texas, Hurricane Harvey already rose to a strong Category 4, expected to bring high winds, heavy rain, and even power losses, according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC). The NHC moved the storm category to number 4 on Friday, with sustained winds of 130 miles an hour. Reports by the…

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