Flu has been reported widely across Texas for the last few weeks, and the Texas Department of State Health Services encourages people to do everything they can to prevent the spread of the flu.
The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center is forecasting elevated wildfire weather tomorrow, December 16, for the Texas Panhandle.
Fires and decorating-related accidents are among the most notable dangers people need to be aware of during the holidays.
October and November were two of the driest Octobers and Novembers on record, and much of the state appears to be facing a continued dry spell through winter, according to the state climatologist.
Children can feel very frightened both during and after a disaster. Crisis-related stress can take its toll on children especially when parents are preoccupied with day-to-day survival.