As Houston-area school districts are heading back to school, students and parents may be faced with a mask mandate in their school district.
Officials in La Porte said they received several calls of an "odor and irritant" in the area so they asked residents to stay inside their homes and turn off their A/C's as a precaution.
Officials have identified two of the men, who died from a chemical leak in La Porte, Texas. We caught up with a widow of one of the victims, who describes her husband as the best of the best.
Officials say two people died and 42 others were treated following a leak involving the acetyls unit at the LyondellBasell facility in La Porte on Tuesday.
Several groups are investigating what caused a chemical spill inside LyondellBasell Tuesday night including, the EPA, OSHA, the Chemical Safety Board, TCEQ, and the Harris County Fire Marshal. And now a local trial law firm, Abraham Watkins, can be added to that list.
The LyondellBasell chemical plant leak in La Porte has killed two people and forced the hospitalization of 30 others.
An evacuation order has been lifted for the half-mile radius around Dow Chemical in La Porte.
An evacuation within a half-mile and a shelter in place were issued in La Porte after a chemical leak at the Bayport Plant.
It's been nearly two and a half years since 15-year-old Charisma Garza took her own life. This Friday, she would've graduated from La Porte High School. Her friends want to honor her but tell FOX 26 that the school has declined to pay tribute.
E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company Inc. and a former employee were indicted by a Houston federal grand jury in connection to a deadly 2014 incident at a La Porte plant, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Texas announced.
La Porte Police says the suspect arrived at a residence claiming to be a FedEx employee after two cell phones were wrongly delivered to a home.
A deputy constable was driving just before midnight when saw the person on the side of the road who appeared to have been struck by a vehicle.
The Office made the announcement early Saturday, Dec. 5:
According to investigators, the clinic advertised 15-minute tests to diagnose a current infection.
A clinic in La Porte has been ordered to close by the Texas Attorney General's Office stating that the clinic was lying about their COVID-19 tests. FOX 26's Maria Salazar has more.
Police believe the boy was accidentally shot by his older adolescent sibling.
LaPorte Health Care is one of the most recent facilities to have confirmed COVID-19 cases. Harris County Public Health confirmed it but did not release any numbers.
A James H. Baker Sixth Grade Campus student was arrested Wednesday and charged with a Class B misdemeanor for allegedly making a terroristic threat while riding the bus.