A Barbers Hill High School student at the center of a lawsuit spent his first day in alternative school on Thursday because he refuses to cut his dreadlocks and the community gives their reactions.
After serving more than a month of in-school suspension over his dreadlocks, a Black student in Texas was told he will be removed from his high school and sent to a disciplinary alternative education program on Thursday.
A transformer fire has forced Barbers Hill High School to cancel classes. The students have been released, and no injuries have been reported.
A portion of State Highway 146 is closed due to a two vehicle crash that occurred on Tuesday afternoon.
Authorities are investigating a crash involving two vehicles, just east of Houston on Eagle Drive in Mont Belvieu, claiming at least two people's lives.
The growing suburbs of Houston are sinking faster than the city itself, and that could lead to increased risks of flooding and shaking in those areas, according to researchers.
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company said there was no threat to the community amid flaring and smoke at their Baytown facility on Tuesday.
Brian Ligon with the City of Mont Belvieu said the fire is contained between industrial assets and Mont Belvieu assets.
During a virtual meeting on Monday afternoon, the district board heard arguments from the ACLU of Texas on behalf of DeAndre and his cousin Kaden Bradford.
The high school senior at the middle of a controversy surrounding the length of his dreadlocks has withdrawn from Barbers Hill ISD, his parents say.