Houston Church Encouraging Survivors to Share Their Stories of Harvey

HOUSTON- It’s one thing to have faith. It’s a whole different thing to feel like you’re completely alone. But in sharing their stories of the storm, one family is finding out we’re all in this together. Bound by their belief, The Community of Faith feels more like a family than a church. People are suffering beyond our comprehension,” said Bishop... Read More

Residents Warned Not to Dump Harvey Debris in Unauthorized Dumpsites

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Harris County strongly urges residents to avoid creating debris stockpile sites in their neighborhoods (i.e. parking lots, medians, community centers, etc.) Residents are reminded to separate debris into piles. Regular garbage: food, packaging, paper, which can go in regular trash bins and garbage bags   Building materials and furniture: drywall, carpeting and mattresses   Hazardous waste:... Read More

What You Need to Know About Harris County Aerial Mosquito Spraying

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) --The rain left behind by Hurricane Harvey has created large areas in Harris County where mosquitoes can lay their eggs. To address increasing numbers of mosquitoes and the risk they pose to the recovery effort and public health, the U.S. Air Force Reserve's 910th Airlift Wing flying modified C-130 cargo planes staged out of Kelly Air Force... Read More

Police Gather for Funeral of Houston Officer Who Died in Harvey Flood (Video)

HOUSTON - A Houston police officer who died in the floods of Hurricane Harvey will be laid to rest Wednesday, and officials have released details of the plans for the ceremony. The funeral for Sgt. Steve Perez, 60, will be held at 9:30 a.m. at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart at 1111 St. Joseph Parkway. After the funeral, honors... Read More

Beyonce, Janet Jackson and Other Celebs Bring Light to Harvey Victims in Houston

Call them the women who can't help but give more. Houston's waterlogged streets were graced with musical royalty on Friday when megastars Janet Jackson and Beyonce toured the city and made stops around the area's shelters that house thousands of flood victims from Hurricane Harvey. While Janet Jackson took a tour of the city with Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and... Read More