Tuesday, April 7, 2020
No menu items!

Local

Mayor Turner Appoints New Director of Communications

HOUSTON - Mayor Sylvester Turner has appointed Mary Benton as the new Director of Communications effective immediately. Benton brings valuable years of experience in media relations, strategic communications, crisis communications, and social media strategy. Benton joined...

CORONAVIRUS FREE TEST IN SUGAR LAND

New free drive-thru testing site open for public at smart financial center sugar land. Timing 8am-4pm

Mayor Sylvester Turner thanks local businessman for donating hand sanitizer to the City of Houston

HOUSTON -  Mayor Sylvester Turner today accepted 15,000 bottles of hand sanitizer generously donated by prominent Houston businessman Dr. Farouk Shami, Founder and Chairman of Farouk Systems, Inc. The sanitizer will be distributed to first responders,...

Houston Health Department reports Houston’s first COVID-19 death

HOUSTON - The Houston Health Department reported today the first coronavirus (COVID-19) death in Houston. The resident was a woman with several underlying health conditions in the 60 to 70 age range. She died at a local hospital Tuesday, March...

HOUSTON HEALTH DEPARTMENT REPORTS TWO NEW COVID-19 CASES

HOUSTON - The Houston Health Department announced two new positive coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases on Thursday, bringing the city's total to 68. Investigations conducted by the department will identify potential contacts exposed to the virus....

FIRST COVID-19 TESTING SITE IN FORT BEND

Fort Bend County, Texas - Fort Bend County Judge KP George and Fort Bend County Health & Human Services Director and Local Health Authority Dr. Jacquelyn Johnson Minter commend OakBend Medical Group on their announcement of the...

4-year-old found dead in Sugar Land home.

Officer responded in regards of a male homeowner who returned home and found his 36 year old wife with self inflicted wounds on her body. The 4 year old son was located deceased inside the residents....

Free coronavirus testing is available in North Houston starting today for anyone with symptoms

https://www.facebook.com/NTVHouston/videos/196090091698652/ The testing will be conducted in the parking lot of United Memorial Medical Center located at 510 West Tidwell in North Houston.

HPD officer rear-ended by a drunk driver

HOUSTON - A woman has been arrested after she rear-ended a Houston police officer. The accident happened right after midnight early Thursday morning. The officer says he was allowing another vehicle to pass in...

Houston toll roads waived

HOUSTON - The Harris County Toll Road Authority officials released a statement yesterday alerting customers that toll collectors will no longer accept cash payment for tolls in booths in the lanes. Cash customers are now able to...

Latest News

People needing ventilators has ‘improved a bit’ in recent days – NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio

A day after the governors of New York, New Jersey and Louisiana cited data that offered a...

Mayor Turner Appoints New Director of Communications

HOUSTON - Mayor Sylvester Turner has appointed Mary Benton as the new Director of Communications effective immediately. Benton brings valuable years of experience in...

Morning subway commute shows New Yorkers wearing face masks against coronavirus

The morning rush hour into Times Square in New York showed most people wearing cloth face coverings and face masks on Monday...

Wearing masks and gloves, unemployed Americans join long lines to file for benefits

A line of jobless Americans snaked around the Arkansas Workforce Center to file for unemployment benefits on Monday (April 6) after many...

“It’s very worrying news”: Former British PM David Cameron reacts to Johnson in hospital

On Tuesday (April 7), former British Prime Minister, David Cameron, expressed his best wishes for Prime Minister Boris Johnson who was moved...