About 9.1 million who are receiving aid from those programs will be cut off Dec. 26, according to a report from the Century Foundation. An additional 4.4 million are expected to exhaust all 39 weeks by year’s end.
Senior defensive lineman Emmanuel Duron of Edinburg High School came running from the sideline area after the referee announced the ejection, slamming into the official during the first half of the zone play-in game against Pharr-San Juan-Alamo.
Many people are struggling right now to make ends meet. We saw that Friday in applications for help to pay rent and utilities. Hundreds of people a day are reaching out to the Jefferson County Committee for Economic Opportunity.
Health care workers across the country are under a tremendous amount of stress as they continue to help patients battling COVID-19. That’s why St. Vincent’s Hospital is offering resources to help support them.
A community is reeling tonight over the loss a great-grandfather and his four-year-old great-grand son. Both died in fire that happened in the 4500 block of Ninth Terrace North in Birmingham early Friday morning.
The Jefferson County Coroner said Willie Joe Mickens, Jr. was struck by a motor vehicle while he was crossing the roadway riding a nonmotorized scooter. According to officers, the driver that hit Mickens left the scene after the incident.