Hilmar Moore has died at age 92 after serving since 1949 as mayor of the Southeast Texas town of Richmond, near Houston.
Suffering from the nation’s deadliest outbreak of West Nile virus this year, Dallas County authorized aerial spraying of insecticide on Friday for the first time in nearly five decades to help fight the mosquito-born illness.
More than a million Texas children remain without health insurance, and those kids are not getting the care they need.
Lowry has been barred from activity since being hospitalized for a bacterial infection on March 8. He describes his recovery as being a “long road back.”