Houston

We're keeping an eye on the Greater Houston area to track the number of new COVID-19 cases daily.

Abbott says he has no symptoms and is fully vaccinated.

The nostalgic life-sized game board dedicated to H-Town, is teaming up with 97.9 The Box, Lil’ Flip and the Houston Health Department to host a Free Vaccination Site and Back-to-School “GAME OVER” weekend to provide new school supplies for HISD students!

In order for participants to receive the $100, people will need to sign a waiver prior to receiving the vaccine and will need to stay in the post-vaccine waiting area for 15 to 30 minutes after receiving the vaccine.

Although the shutdown was scheduled to last until 2022, TxDOT has revealed the reopening dates for the two major connector ramps are ahead of schedule.

Educators in select school districts across the state are citing health and safety in their defiance of Abbott's order banning masks in schools.

Dr. Fatimat Okafor and her husband Kingsley aka the rapper Rukus tied the knot on June 27th, with their freestyle being viewed nearly a million times on social media.

Burrell made his mark as an NCAA Division I sprinter, a track phenom in a family full of phenomenal track stars.

The Olympics are officially a wrap and Houston showed up and showed out in numerous events. From track & field bringing home an assortment of gold, silver and bronze medals to Olympic history made on the mat and further dominance on the basketball court, the H was more than represented.

The 6-foot-8 Richard was the No. 2 overall pick of the Astros in 1969 and twice led the National League in strikeouts. He still remains second in Astros history for career ERA, third in strikeouts behind Nolan Ryan and Roy Oswalt, fifth in wins (107) and shutouts (19).