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The The TCU Football Team The Facebook page updated its cover photo on Wednesday evening. The change came on a night when the NBA playoffs were postponed, along with several MLB games and NFL practices following the police shooting of a black man in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The image is simple: the words “END RACISM” were …

Senator Rand Paul speaks with reporters, March 2, 2011. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Senator Rand Paul speaks with reporters, March 2, 2011. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images It’s probably safe to say that when most people discuss abortion rights, low-flow toilets usually don’t come into the conversation. But Kentucky Sen. Rand …

The construction of two new school buildings in the Athens City School District is progressing as planned despite the coronavirus pandemic. ACSD superintendent Tom Gibbs and various school board members said the project had not experienced any delays and should be completed on time. The buildings will be for kindergarten through third grade classes. “Our …

AUSTIN (KXAN) — As millions of Texans continue to suffer without power during the freezing cold, Gov. Greg Abbott provided an update on the state’s emergency response as another round of rainfall is expected to hit the southern Texas over the next 24 hours. Governor Abbott and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), which …

As Election Day approaches, Bridge Michigan is ask readers for coverage assistance. You answered the call. Please keep telling us what you want to know here. What can pollwatchers do? What can’t they do? You may hear of both “poll monitors” and “poll challengers”. In Michigan, it’s different roles with different rights. Polling contestants are …

Temperatures start to moderate a bit on Sunday and Monday, before even colder air spreads across the region. COLUMBIA, SC – A frost warning was issued early Friday morning by the National Weather Service. The warning is in effect for all of the Midlands from 3am to 9am on Saturday. An area of ​​high pressure …

MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–International Plumbing Manufacturers (PMI) has joined the Buy Safe America Coalition, a diverse group of retailers, consumer groups, wholesale distributors and manufacturers, to support and advance the INFORM Consumers Act. Introduced in the US Senate on March 23, the legislation aims to protect consumers from counterfeit and stolen products sold online, which have …

When Beth Klehr hired 74-year-old plumber Herman Bennett a few years ago, she was hoping to get her leaky pipes fixed. What she didn’t expect was that her plumber would also bring her a taste of “Old Austin.” With his slight build, wire-rimmed glasses, and long gray braid down her back, Herman was not Beth’s …

No one was injured Wednesday when a fire destroyed a plumbing and heating business off Sugarwood Hill Road, according to the city fire department. Rutland Town Fire Chief Chris Clark said firefighters were called to the McLaughlin and Son plumbing and heating shop at 2.30pm for a structure fire. “When we got here it was …

Plumbers Near Me Commack, a premier local plumbing service, advertises that it is available for 24-hour emergency plumber services in Deer Park NY. We have been in business since 2012 and can meet all emergency plumbing needs. – Robert P. DEER PARK, NY, USA, March 25, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — EMERGENCY PLUMBER DEER PARK NY SUFFOLK …

DCCA Press Release: DCCA DISCIPLINARY MEASURES Published on 25 March 2021 in Latest news from the department, Writing HONOLULU – The State Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) and State Boards and Commissions have released a summary of disciplinary actions taken during the month of February 2021 against individuals and entities holding business and …

April Showers and Leaks: The Most Common Spring Plumbing Problems Spring brings warm weather, sunshine, and an abundance of flowers, but it also brings some unique plumbing issues. Although spring showers help your flowers and other plants grow, rain can also cause plumbing problems. As the weather warms up, be on the lookout for these …

Meals on Wheels San Antonio customer Brenda Love learned firsthand that the nonprofit’s friendly people provide more than just great food and conversation during their daily visits. They installed an air conditioning unit in her Northeast Side trailer which helped her stay cool during the brutal summer heat. When temperatures dipped near zero, they installed …

According to data from the Texas Attorney General’s office, a large majority of complaints filed have reported possible price hikes by electric utility companies. AUSTIN, Texas — Outside her home in central Austin, Jackie Burniske expects to hear water from her fountain every day. But during the February winter storm, she heard water outside her …

Plumbing By Kirk is a local Santa Clarita residential and commercial plumbing service founded in 2003 by Kirk Stinson. Plumbing By Kirk works reliably for the Santa Clarita Valley, serving Valencia, Canyon Country, Saugus and beyond. For the safety of your home, Plumbing by Kirk recommends annual checks of your pipes to ensure their integrity …

A leak in the pipeline carrying contaminated water from the Eagle Mine to a processing plant near Minturn has occurred in the Rex Flats area. The leak has been repaired and very little contaminated water is entering the Eagle River. A sharp-eyed Minturn resident this week spotted a leak in the miles of plumbing between …

Alexandria City Council has accepted a $20,935 bid from Masters Plumbing to renovate the Bellanca building at the airport by installing new fixtures in all five bathrooms, including new toilets, urinals, sinks and pipes. Plumbing will be touchless, matching other buildings in the city that have been upgraded with COVID-19 relief funds. The plumbing upgrades …

The broken pipes have left many Houstonians in a bind. Not only do they have no water, but they can’t afford to pay a plumber to fix what’s wrong. HOUSTON — It’s been two weeks since the first cold snap hit the Houston area, and many families have been living without water since. Some of …

By RICHARD JENKINS [email protected] Township of Ironwood — Since the township would likely be held liable if the matter were disputed, the Township of Ironwood The board voted Monday to pay the plumbing bill for a Jackson Road residence after sewage accumulated in the basement of the property. The $262 bill came after the owners …

The Whittier Library renovation is going to cost a little more than expected, but city council members still achieved key milestones this week when they awarded 15 contracts totaling more than $11.6 million. Contracts have been awarded in a variety of areas including demolition, carpeting, concrete, plumbing, roofing, utilities and plumbing. With the awarding of …

It’s been over a week since the Texas freezer thawed. Now thousands of people are waiting for plumbers who are themselves overwhelmed with calls. What will they charge? How long will it take? Freezing forced the Mendozas out of their Garland home after the blackout killed their power. Mevelyn Mendoza said when she and her …

Tallahassee, Florida – Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Tallahassee is no stranger to the impacts that natural disasters can have on communities. Consequently, theTallahassee Plumbing Companyhighlights the growing demand for plumbers following the recent devastation in Texas. In partnership with American Standard, Water Mission and Plumbers Without Borders are calling on plumbers to meet critical needs …

Winter storms knocked out power and water across Texas last week. Some people still don’t have access to water after pipes burst in homes across the state. AUSTIN, Texas — Texas plumbers are seeing record call volume. “It’s going to be weeks before we catch up,” Brett Bidwell, owner of Mr. Rooter Plumbing, said. “Hopefully …

MELVILLE, NY, March 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — SupplyHouse.coma leading e-commerce company that sells plumbing and HVAC supplies, has donated products to New Jersey-based Plumbing and Heating from Mitchell, LLC to help with repairs following the terrible winter storm that swept through the lone star State last month. Pushing the power grid to the brink, extreme …

Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes This news archive is available for your personal, non-commercial use only. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute republication of the story. SPRINGVILLE – A Utah County plumbing company rushed to Lufkin, Texas, …

Melbourne, Australia, March 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — NLK Plumbing, a local plumber in point cook, says many people don’t recognize the extra care they need for their plumbing during the winter months. Offering full service and emergency plumbing services anywhere melbournethe trades company wants to empower local residents through knowledge. NLK Plumbing Melbourne Apparently, as …

BEXAR COUNTY – A few weeks have passed since the devastating winter storm that swept through southern Texas, but many residents of suburban towns and outlying areas of Bexar County are still without running water in their homes, county officials say. Just last week, Bexar County launched a reimbursement program that offered up to $1,500 …

What do you do when you need a plumber? Do you open your browser and search Yelp for the best plumbers in your area? Or do you check with your neighbor and ask for the name of the plumbing company that fixed his leak? These are good ways to find plumbing companies in your area. …

HOUSTON, TX (KTRK) — Warmer weather has returned to Houston, but those left behind with broken pipes may have to wait days to find the right parts. The number of customers seeking help inside the Ace Hardware store in Cypress hasn’t slowed since last week. The cold conditions caused the pipes to burst and now …

OKLAHOMA CITY, March 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Plumbing Championone of the leading providers of plumbing services to Oklahoma City region, announces an exclusive partnership with NuFlow Technologies, the cutting-edge technological solution for trenchless pipe repair. Champion is now the only certified NuFlow installer and distributor in Oklahoma. NuFlow provides cost-effective, long-lasting pipe repair and restoration …

Pimlico Plumbers owner Charlie Mullins has said there should be “no more mercy” from the government over vaccine passports.He explained to the Acting Prime Minister’s podcast why this decision is the only way for his company’s employees to work. The multi-millionaire is controversially planning to stick to a ‘no sting, no job’ policy with his …

PISCATAWAY, NJ – American Standard, one of North America’s leading plumbing manufacturers, has partnered with nonprofit organizations Mission Water and Plumbers Without Borders to help meet overwhelming plumbing needs in Texas following a harsh statewide winter that led to a widespread plumbing crisis. Specifically, American Standard made a donation to help cover food, lodging and …

Photo by Thomas Breen What happened to New Jack City? The 40-unit apartment complex at 66 Norton St. is about to be reborn ​“Norton Pointe Apartments” – three years after the city closed the building for sagging floors, rotting wood and leaky ceilings. The new slogan of the residential building at market price? ​“Luxury living …

When a relative in Texas told Isaiah Pinnock and Andrew Mitchell that people had been displaced and without water for days after destructive snowstorms hit the Lone Star State, their hearts broke. It was a ‘no-brainer’ for the brothers-in-law to pack Mitchell’s GMC truck with supplies – along with his wife, toddler son and Pinnock …

ODESSA, Texas (KOSA) – These days, there’s no business like the plumbing business. “Our phones are just ringing this morning,” said Tommy Ervin. Winter storm Uri has passed, leaving a trail of broken pipes and broken appliances. Ervin knows this because he lives it every day. “We had no idea it was going to be …

DALLAS, February 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Joe Hughes, the owner and founder of Ultimate Plumbing & Repair, is pleased to announce that he is sending 3-4 of his work vans full of experienced plumbers to Dallas, TX to help residents who have been affected by Winter Storm Uri. To learn more about how the company …

When a winter storm devastated Texas earlier this month, the crisis hit Andrew Mitchell. Mitchell lives in New Jersey, but as a plumber he saw how much work needed to be done when pipes froze and burst at homes in the Lone Star State. So he and his family decided to help. Mitchell’s wife, Kisha …

MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — American Residential Services (ARS), the nation’s largest provider of residential heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC) and plumbing services, today announced the appointment of Scott Boose as general manager. Mr. Boose, a senior executive with significant experience in the HVAC, plumbing and home services industries, succeeds David SlottCEO of …

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Offers a safe and affordable training solution for contractors /EIN News/ — New York, NY, March 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Alpha Tradesmen Academy has launched an online plumbing course for aspiring tradespeople, who can learn the trade safely during a pandemic and without draining deep in their pockets. Alpha Trader Academy is an …

NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio, February 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Fortune Brands Global Plumbing Group (GPG), a division of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE: FBHS), a leading home and security products company, is pleased to announce the addition of Nicole Decker and Coty Franklin to its management team. Fortune Brands Global Plumbing Group announces the …

PERRYSVILLE, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Finding a toilet or bathtub that combines style and functionality just got easier. Mansfield Plumbing Products, an Ohio-based manufacturer of bath and sanitary ware, will soon offer consumers its full line of products exclusively at Lowe’s, including ten complete vanity kits and six bath product lines. . Select Mansfield products are available on …

The San Marcos City Council voted unanimously Feb. 24 to waive city permit fees for all residential and commercial plumbing repairs submitted through April 16. The waiver only applies to repairs made necessary as a result of the snowstorm during Presidents’ Day week, but it is retroactive and applies to permits issued or applied for …

AUSTIN City launches storm repair website The City of Austin has announced a website to support residents and business owners whose properties were damaged in the recent winter storm. Visitors from austintexas.gov/atxrepairs find information on plumbers, electricians and contractors; code compliance and service requests; the city’s emergency permit process; owner financing assistance; and federal and …

(File photo) By Nelson Salas Few things are more frustrating to a homeowner than dripping faucets, low water pressure, or a running toilet. Not only is a faulty plumbing system an inconvenience to you and your family, it can also cost you dearly on your water bill. Problems such as leaky taps or constantly running …

WORCESTER — Thomas Laverty, the local plumber convicted last year of using his business as a front for a large marijuana grow operation while collecting public aid, was sentenced to 12 years in federal prison on Tuesday. Laverty, 40, was convicted by a federal jury in Worcester last January over allegations he and his father, …

HOUSTON, TX (KTRK) — A Houston family said heaven sent help when they needed it most, calling a group of Florida plumbers their angels. Caprina Trotter said her 87-year-old mother Ursula Gross’ pipes burst during the winter storm. Gross is housebound and in hospice. Trotter said she couldn’t find a plumber, let alone pay for …

A man who set up a bogus plumbing company as a front for a large-scale illegal marijuana grow operation has been sentenced to 12 years in prison. On Tuesday, March 2, Thomas Laverty, 40, of Clinton, was convicted of drug, money laundering and fraud charges, the US Attorney’s Office, Massachusettssaid. According to court documents, Laverty, …

SINGAPORE – Plumbers will soon be able to upgrade their skills for better job opportunities in Singapore. A 10-year operational and technology roadmap has been developed to prepare plumbing businesses for the new economy – including the adoption of new technologies and the training of its professionals. On Wednesday March 24, the National Trades Union …

Winter storm Uri froze Texas the week of Feb. 14, but damage to buildings from bursting pipes created a surge in demand for plumbers, said Keith Luechtefeld, president of the Greater Houston Builders. Association, in a telephone interview on February 24. According to GBHA websitethe organization represents the homebuilding industry in 11 counties: Harris, Montgomery, …

(UPDATE, MARCH 25) The booking photo above is from the Cascade County Detention Center. O’Connell was sentenced to jail at 2:54 a.m. Thursday on two counts: driving under the influence of alcohol (1st offence) and unlawful possession of an open liquor container in a motor vehicle on the highway. (WEDNESDAY MARCH 24) Thomas O’Connell of …

You know the drill: turn on the shower and wait. Turn on the kitchen sink and wait. So frustrating! Why the hell does the water take so long to heat up? Besides trying your patience, waiting for hot water also costs you money in water and energy costs. Here’s what could be going on and …

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Steve Burbridge said more people were showing up at virtual job fairs during the coronavirus pandemic than he had ever seen with in-person hiring events before the pandemic. More applicants is a good thing for Lenexa, Kansas-based owner Anthony Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electric, as he receives more service calls than …

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the timestamp on the story to see when it was last updated. OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) — By now, most people know to let their faucets run to prevent pipes from freezing, but what happens when they …

HOUSTON – The latest episode of the unprecedented winter storm in Texas has baffled homeowners with broken pipes. Many local plumbing companies are strained by a sudden volume of calls for help as supplies for the job dwindle. Many owners are rushing to the shops to try and do their own repairs. According to professional …

As you should know by now, the Houston area is currently experiencing a number of pipe breaks. and low water pressure caused by freezing temperatures and winter conditions. It’s a frustrating situation that many people in Houston currently have to go through, and the key is to remain patient. There are preventative measures …

What does mean Bud’s Plumbing, heating, air conditioning and electrical To do? We provide full service, maintenance, repair and installation of residential HVAC, plumbing and electrical systems. What sets you apart from your competitors? Our commitment to our customers and exceptional customer service is what sets us apart, along with our dedication to our community. …

(KTRE) – With boil water orders lifted, plumbers and city officials are asking you to take extra steps to ensure water is flowing through your home and not causing further damage. . Just off Atkinson Drive in Lufkin, Strickland Plumbing & HVAC Trucks have been on the move for days. “People can’t turn off their …

In the aftermath of this week’s winter storm, plumbers in San Antonio say they are overwhelmed by thousands of calls from desperate homeowners. Most report broken pipes and flooded floors. In the worst case, their ceilings partially collapsed. “I’ve been in business in San Antonio for 26 years and been through many freezes, but I’ve …

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AUSTIN — Texas is racing to bring more plumbers to the state as residents grapple with broken pipes after winter freezes and power outages this week. On Friday, Gov. Greg Abbott said more than 320 plumbers had renewed their licenses and Texas was working with outside companies to ship more. The Republican governor urged people …

I subscribe Family handyman magazine and has a series of home repair picture books. I even have a tool room with all my toys hanging on a pegboard. But I know my limits. I absolutely stink at the plumbing. Two pipes connected rusted together over the years laugh at me when I try to pull …

ALFRED – A group of Alfred State College students in the Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) program recently gained valuable hands-on, real-world experience while making a difference in the local community. Under the direction of instructor Scott Hillman, 16 HVAC students installed a complete plumbing system in a newly built home on Clark Street …

Advice for homeowners from plumbing experts as temperatures begin to warm.(Source: WAVE 3 News) The main problems faced by plumbing companies after the freezing temperatures rise are burst pipes, basement flooding and leaky roofs.(Source: WAVE 3 News) If you find a water-related problem in your home, plumbers advise shutting off the main water line and …

Whether it’s a toilet repair, faucet replacement, or sewer line overhaul, you want to rely on a reputable professional. After all, it’s your house and your money. Family business experts Air conditioning and plumbing Donley share 5 key questions consumers should ask before hire a plumber. 1. Are you licensed, bonded and insured? • In …

NEWS AT A GLANCE At a time when more than one in ten people are unemployed, certain industries are looking for workers. It’s a fight that Paul Beattie knows well. Beattie owns Beattie Development and Bergau Plumbing, and its plumbers work on everything from new construction to service calls. But good help is hard …

Subscribe to La Brèveour daily newsletter that keeps readers informed of Texas’ most essential news. State officials plan to roll out a $1.3 billion rental assistance program for Texans struggling to keep up with housing payments during a fragile economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. The new scheme comes after a separate state initiative was …

FORT WORTH For many North Texans, the great snowstorm of 2021 will soon be a memory, as the weekend arrives with the promise of better weather. But for thousands of other Metroplex residents who experienced broken pipes or other damage to their homes due to the week of below-freezing temperatures, a lot of hard work …

Learning to do home repair tasks yourself can be fun and rewarding. Self-sufficiency feels good and is a conversation starter when you have guests over. It can even become a hobby if you are really into it. That said, some tasks must be entrusted to competent professionals because the risks of errors for health and …

Regarding “Patrick is rolling out a series of upcoming red meat priorities,” (A7, Feb. 25): Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick says the Legislative Assembly will focus this term on abortion restrictions, transgender issues and gun rights — all hot-button issues for his base. It would just be comical if we hadn’t just been through a severe, …

Healthcare workers at Walgreens in Evanston, Illinois, pass the Pfizer-BioNTec COVID-19 vaccine to each other on Feb. 22, 2021. (Photo: CNS/Kamil Krzaczynski, Reuters) By John L. Allen ROME (Crux) – As American Catholics continue to argue over the morality of COVID-19 vaccines using stem cell lines derived remotely from aborted fetuses, a Filipino Dominican priest, …

SAN ANTONIO – Social media and some of the country’s church leaders have raised new concerns about the use of fetal cells in the testing and development of two COVID-19 vaccines and in the production of the third vaccine of Johnson and Johnson. Archbishop of the Archdiocese of San Antonio, Gustavo Garcia-Siller, reinforced the church’s …

The Texas Pregnancy Support Community has persevered in serving women and families in need amid the recent winter storm and related fallout, despite formidable challenges. Pregnancy centers remained available to clients even when they could not see them in person, and Heartbeat International Options line served clients for centers that were completely offline due to …

Friday, March 19, 2021, 12:18 PMPress release: New Zealand government The government is extending the Apprenticeship Boost initiative for four months to further support trades and trades training, Education Minister Chris Hipkins announced today. The announcement was made during a visit to Fair and Square Building Services Ltd in Lower Hutt, Wellington and is part …

Anti-abortion leaders across America were thrilled a year ago when Donald Trump became the first sitting US president to appear in person at their most high-profile annual event, the March for Life held every year in January. The mood is more sober now — a mixture of disappointment at Trump’s defeat and hope that his …

In a growing consensus, religious leaders at the forefront of the anti-abortion movement in the United States are telling their followers that the main vaccines available to fight COVID-19 are acceptable, given their distant and indirect connection to the cell lines derived from aborted fetuses. An avowed Dallas-based abortion foe, Southern Baptist megachurch pastor Robert …

BUENOS AIRES – Argentina’s women’s groups’ decades-long fight for legal abortion was decided by the Senate in a debate that stretched into the early hours of Wednesday ahead of a vote that could change the outlook for the proceedings on a continent where it is still largely illegal. The bill, which would legalize elective abortion …

COLOMBIA, South Carolina – South Carolina’s governor on Thursday signed a bill banning most abortions, one of his top priorities since taking office more than four years ago. Planned Parenthood immediately filed a lawsuit, preventing the new law from taking effect. The South Carolina Fetal Heartbeat and Protection from Abortion Act is similar to abortion …

Republican lawmakers, backed by a conservative majority on the U.S. Supreme Court and the crushing of state-level Democrats in the November election, are pushing to reclaim Texas’ role as a vanguard among the states restricting access to abortion this legislative session. Lawmakers have pledged to back a so-called “heartbeat bill” that would ban abortions before …

Organizers of the March for Life, the anti-abortion movement’s preeminent annual event, are asking supporters nationwide not to gather in Washington this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic and unrest. policies. Instead, a small group of invited anti-abortion leaders will march Jan. 29 and the event will be livestreamed, March for Life President Jeanne Mancini …

Cecile Richards, former president of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, pictured at the 2018 Texas Tribune Festival. In an interview at the 2020 Festival that aired Wednesday, Richards said Governor Greg Abbott used the pandemic as a pretext to limit access to the ‘abortion. Credit: Bob Daemmrich for The Texas Tribune Need to stay …

With the Aug. 3 primary election in Kansas just over a month away, FactFinder 12 continues to scrutinize campaign announcements and verify them to help Kansas voters be as informed as possible. As we continue to check ads for those hoping to fill the US Senate seat soon to be vacated by Pat Roberts, we …

Groups are hijacking the Proposition 115 conversation with misleading attacks. They want you to believe that it limits all late abortions, that they are rare and that they are performed only to save the life of the mother or for fetal abnormalities. But as a doctor myself, who helps with medical care during pregnancy, I …

One of my favorite allegories is that of the frog in the pot of water, which got used to the slow rise in temperature of a heating pot and ended up boiling to death. In some ways, I feel like society has been on the menu for a while now. But here we are, in …

ScienceCOVID-19 reports from are supported by the Pulitzer Center and the Heising-Simons Foundation. Coronaviruses floating in the plumbing of a Chinese building may have infected some residents, raising fears of another way to spread COVID-19, according to a new study. The case echoes a 2003 outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) that spread through …

SMALL ROCK (TB&P) — Women looking for a Abortion in Arkansas would first be required to call a helpline where they would receive information about alternatives and support services under a bill passed Thursday by the Public Health Committee, Welfare -being and work of the House. Under HB 1195, Rep. Jim Dotson, R-Bentonville’s Every Mom …

In a second rebuke to Texas GOP officials who said a ban on nearly all abortions was essential as the state battles the novel coronavirus, an Austin federal judge ruled Thursday that some abortions could take place. U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel reduced Texas’ ban to allow certain abortions while a governor’s emergency order barring …

MULLINS, SC – Rivers Plumbing and Electric, Inc., an engineering and design, prefabrication, construction and post-construction company, announced plans Tuesday to establish operations in Mullins. The company announced an investment of more than $9.1 million which should create 150 new jobs. Founded in 1943, Rivers Plumbing and Electric, Inc. provides professional plumbing, electrical, HVAC, piping, …

On Saturday, police charged eight Charlotte abortion protesters with violating North Carolina’s COVID-19 ban on mass gatherings. The arrests went nationwide on Saturday night when U.S. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas slammed Charlotte-Mecklenburg police. “It’s an unconstitutional arrest,” said Cruz, vice-champion of the Republican presidential nomination in the election 2016, tweeted. “@BenhamBrothers exercise basic First …

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Winter storm setbacks could hamper job searches, but ABC13 has compiled information on what’s available. The Texas Workforce Commission said its call centers were impacted by the storm, so the TWC extended deadlines for any delays that occurred due to weather conditions. For people receiving unemployment benefits, the job search requirement …

ROME — The French doctor who discovered the genetic basis of Down syndrome but spent his career campaigning against abortion following a prenatal diagnosis has taken his first big step towards eventual sainthood. ROME — The French doctor who discovered the genetic basis of Down syndrome but spent his career campaigning against abortion following a …

NASHVILLE — Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones, a Democrat, praised President Donald Trump while tearing the Democratic Party apart during a speech Monday night at the Republican National Convention. “The Democratic Party doesn’t want black people to leave their mental plantation, they’ve been there for decades,” charged Jones, a former DeKalb County chief executive, who …

A billboard on Interstate 20 outside Waskom displays an anti-abortion message. Ben Fenton for The Texas Tribune Three Texas cities recently voted in favor of anti-abortion ordinances, extending the reach of a campaign to create “sanctuary cities for unborn children” across the state. City councils in Big Spring and Colorado City — with populations of …

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) – A public forum was held today after a recent petition led by life advocates forced the city council to review the Sanctuary’s ordinance for unborn children. Life advocates generated the petition after City Council initially rejected the ordinance in September because a law firm, hired by the city, determined the ordinance …

A rarity in Alabama’s 1st Congressional District occurred Thursday in downtown Mobile: a televised debate involving the Democratic congressional candidates. The district has long been represented by Republican lawmakers dating back to the early 1960s, and recent elections between Democratic and Republican candidates have not been close. But that’s not stopping the Democrats from attempting …

Placeholder while loading article actions The death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg injects further uncertainty into the future of the Affordable Care Act, as the Supreme Court prepares to re-examine the constitutionality of the law that reshaped the United States health care system in the course of the last decade. As a senior member of …

As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise, advice on how to control the spread of the virus has become a regular drumbeat: wash your hands, wipe down surfaces and stay home. These recommendations implicitly assume that households have safe, clean running water and indoor plumbing. But for more 2 million people across the …

Last weekend’s March for Life in Washington, D.C. and similar events elsewhere reflected growing optimism that the overthrow of Roe v. Wade is close at hand. “We’re getting closer to what’s happened with the Trump administration and more and more young people seeing the value in life,” Eileen Fusaro said outside Planned Parenthood’s office on …

KELLER Two council members are proposing that Keller be made a “sanctuary city” for unborn children, meaning it would be illegal to allow abortions there, although it’s not against Texas law. On Tuesday, the city council is expected to discuss the issue in an executive session. City spokeswoman Rachel Reynolds said the issue could come …

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other opinion content provide insights into issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom reporters. President Donald Trump is a sore loser. Shocking. Alex Brandon Associated Press file photo Why impose your will? I am exasperated that Cynthia M. Allen and others like her …

Swindle — who works at a media and consulting firm owned by former House GOP Chairman Newt Gingrich — told Bridge Michigan that the Amish fire up a hotline included in the ads that answers questions about the vote. “The volunteer who runs the hotline has been inundated with calls,” he said. “We’re looking forward …

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other opinion content provide insights into issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom reporters. fort worth During an MSNBC town hall on abortion rights last weekend, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was asked if he thought there was room in his party for …

Abortion rights supporters rally outside the Texas capitol in Austin in 2013. (Eric Gay/Associated Press) IF A federal appeals court ruling released on Tuesday, states will be able to do anything but deny access to abortion under the false pretense of concern for women’s health. The impact on poor women will be particularly severe. The …

Abortion rights supporters and opponents attend a Virginia Board of Health hearing in Henrico County in 2013. (Daniel Sangjib Min/Associated Press) It is seldom remembered that the long, pointless, and ultimately unsuccessful efforts of the Virginia anti-abortion lobby to regulate state abortion clinics began as a trivial legislative talk — a harmless bill to update …

The West Virginia House of Delegates has passed a bill that would penalize doctors who fail to provide medical care to a fetus that survives an unsuccessful abortion. Minority Democrats called the measure an election-year political stunt that accomplishes nothing, but many voted for the measure anyway. House Bill 4007, known as the Born Alive …

PLANNED IMPROVEMENTS – Follansbee Council has approved up to $10,000 for a new fountain for the Cross Creek War Memorial adjacent to American Legion Emrys Watkins Post 45. (Photo by Warren Scott) FOLLANSBEE — In recent months, members of Emrys Watkins American Legion Post 45 have been working to beautify the …

Susan Cahill, owner of All Families Healthcare, stands in front of the first building in Kalispell, Montana, where she offered abortion services. After vandalism closed its last clinic, Missoula became the closest place for women in the Flathead Valley to find abortion services. Corin Cates-Carney/MTPR hide caption toggle caption Corin Cates-Carney/MTPR Susan Cahill, owner of …

US Representative Ron Wright recently said in a video that he believes women who have abortions should be punished. In the May 30 video, recently released by an abortion rights group, the Arlington Republican is asked if women who have abortions should face the consequences. “Of course they should,” the 66-year-old said on the video …

At 38, Eli Wilson has been a plumber half his life. And he’s been a business manager for four months. In November, Wilson launched Total Plumbing and got busy with a rush. “We started running,” he said last week. “We worked 8, 10, 12 hours a day. I didn’t expect him to grow so fast. …

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – With a video camera hidden in her backpack, college student Lila Rose has become a rising star in the U.S. anti-abortion movement for her clandestine tactics in attacking Planned Parenthood, the largest health care provider. country’s surgical abortions. University student Lila Rose, founder of Liveaction.org, is shown in a still from …