Texas Minimum Wage Will Go Up To $15 if New Bill is Passed

If one Texas lawmaker gets his way, minimum wage in Texas will more than double. Visit Texas Peeps Shop Rep. Ron Reynolds filed House Bill 194 to increase minimum wage to $15.00 an hour, up from the current $7.25 an hour. “Raising the minimum wage in Texas to $15.00 an hour will put more money … Continue reading Texas Minimum Wage Will Go Up To $15 if New Bill is Passed

Texas Man Dies From Fireworks Mishap on New Year’s

Authorities say a southeast Texas man has died after a fireworks mishap on New Year's Eve. Visit Texas Peeps Shop Hardin County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Kenny Davenport says deputies were called to a home at about 6:30 p.m. Monday near Silsbee, about 85 miles (137 kilometers) northeast of Houston. Davenport tells Beaumont TV station … Continue reading Texas Man Dies From Fireworks Mishap on New Year’s