The request for help in Texas to repair the damage Tropical Storm Hermine left behind was denied by FEMA. Governor Perry, along with Congressmen Carter and Edwards, sent a letter to the administration to appeal the denial.
The U.S. unemployment rate remained steady at 9.6 percent in September and 8.3 percent here in Texas. While nearly 160,000 government jobs were lost, more focus turns to the private sector for job creation.
Waco-- The dry weather season is just around the corner. During this time, the city may issue burn bans that are guidelines for the community to follow, in order to prevent wild land fires in the area.