NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas (KXAN) - A wedding dress, family pets and prescription medication haveall turned up along the banks of the Guadalupe River afterWednesday’s
“It was floating behind our house in this box," said aresident who lives along the river. "There was mud all over the boxbut this wedding dress was dry.”
The hard part now is finding the owner. The City of NewBraunfels, who has plenty on their plate, said they have not set upa lost and found. For big ticket items, residents are welcome totake out an ad in the local paper.
One ad posted on Craigslist said a friend who wastubing when the flood hit was swept 15 miles downstream on theGuadalupe and survived, but could not hold onto her dog. She ishoping for one more miracle - to find her dog Missy.
Sunney and JoAnn Hanson loaded up what was left of their liveson a small, green flatbed trailer.
The roaring river wiped away the RV park where theylived.
"They’re all material possessions, sure there are a lot ofmemories, thankfully we will be able to remember the memories,"said Sunney. "You see these things on TV all the time and youcan’t help but feel heartache for the people, but when ithappens to you there’s nothing you can do. We’re alive,thank you [looks up to the sky] for that."
University of Texas System regents say they're planning to discuss the employment of Austin campus President Bill Powers, who has sparred with lawmakers and critics over his job in recent years.
Just in time for the holidays, Texas is making sure everyone remembers that wishing someone "Merry Christmas" is now protected by law in its public schools.
A 8-year-old was killed while standing outside of a vehicle which lost control during the icy conditions, DPS said.
Because of her position as Travis County District Attorney, the deputies who arrested, booked, and restrained Rosemary Lehmberg last April admit they were worried her threats were legitimate.
American Airlines has emerged from bankruptcy protection and US Airways culminated its long pursuit of a merger partner after the two completed their deal Monday to create the world's biggest airline.
On Tuesday, Capital Metro will roll out it's new MetroRapid fleet and run multiple tests gearing up for its January 2014 debut.