Within a few hours, rescuers went to the nursing home and pulled the 15 residents and three nurses to safety.
Around 6:37 a.m. the Austin Fire Department was alerted to what it initially thought was a broken water pipe.
The group that’s now taking care of the bird says it may not have survived if it hadn’t hitched a ride.
The only way in and out of their neighborhood crumbled in the flooding after Harvey.
The brewery makes 24 types of beer but makes changes to its operations to produce canned water when disasters hit.
City officials plan on turning the Austin Convention Center into a mega shelter.
As of Monday, Austin-Travis County EMS had sent 32 of its medics, along with two of its rescue boats and one ambulance bus.
The time-lapse shows the once stalled, now weakened, Tropical Storm Harvey as it reverses course and heads back toward the Gulf of Mexico.
The district said the man violated a warning when he signed up for public comment to discuss “unfinished business.”
Bass Pro Shops is providing local, state and federal agencies with more than 80 Tracker boats to aid in rescues in Houston.
At 2 p.m. the river reached a stage of 54.2 feet as Fayette County officials expanded the mandatory evacuation zone.
Residents can also drop off bulk items, such as appliances, household hazardous waste, electronics, brush and metals.
Vanessa Aguirre told the newspaper she was in the library with her son when a man came in and “started to shoot” into the air.
If you’d like to help, Oasis Church is still in need of towels, blankets and pillows.
Dozens of evacuees have already been helped at Austin hospitals.
The new law, House Bill 1774, was passed to crack down on frivolous lawsuits.
Within three hours, the AG’s Office uncovered 39 other hotel guests with charges similar to the KXAN charge.
“Everybody in that emergency command facility knows that these dots are real people, these are real families,” Mayor Steve Adler said.
The interesting thing: These aren’t actually sinkholes, but something very similar.
In Austin, President Trump and the first lady got a tour of the DPS Emergency Operations Center. While there, he praised the team’s tremendo…