Updates from TxDOT Lufkin District

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TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION APPROVES NEW PROJECTS The Texas Transportation Commission approved in February more than $350.6 million in construction projects and $36.8 million in maintenance projects, with several new projects located in the Lufkin District. Construction projects...

Texas House Passes CPS Reform Bills HB 4 & 5

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State Representative James White along with Republican Members of the Texas House showed their commitment to providing the necessary reform to Child Protective Services (CPS) by approving House Bill (HB) 4, which provides additional...

Texas Credit Based Insurance Scoring

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Recently, many constituents have voiced concerns about how insurance companies use credit history in determine rates and coverage. Remember, insurance companies are private sector businesses, albeit regulated by the state that have discretion in...

Nurses Honored with DAISY Award at CHI St. Luke’s Health-Memorial

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Caregiver, helper, friend - all titles that a nurse takes on during their shift. Nurses many times do not receive the recognition they deserve for the vital role they play in a patient’s experience.  With...

US 69 Widening Project Underway Through Wells

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The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and its partners today celebrated a longawaited construction project to widen US 69 through Wells with a groundbreaking ceremony. The project, some 30 years in the making, will...

New Rewards For Unsolved Murder Cases In Texas

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The Office of the Governor, The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and Texas Crime Stoppers today announced a new reward program related to the Texas Ranger Unsolved Crimes Investigation Program. The new reward...

Save Texas History Program Receives Grant from the Texas Historical Foundation

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Commissioner George P. Bush today accepted a grant from the Texas Historical Foundation on behalf of the Texas General Land Office's Save Texas History Program. The $4,000 grant will be used to promote stories found...

TFCL Releases Digital Magazine

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Texas Forest Country Living released its first digital magazine today. Filled with features about local heroes, people who inspire, the latest trends, local hotspots, and even how-to throw a dog birthday party, TFCL's spring issue...

Chairman James White Presides Over First Corrections Committee Hearing

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With committee assignments out and the hiring of committee staff out of the way, this week continued to build on the others both legislatively and administratively. This week I had the opportunity to preside...

Spring Flooding Safety Tips

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When spring hits, whether it’s “official” or feels like spring, many of us are eager to get out of the office and into the fresh air. However, too much rain or thawing snow after...