AUSTIN (KXAN) - The City of Austin's watershed protection department received 120 reports of flooded buildings and homes from this past week's storms.
More than 250 people called 311 to report flooding.
Williamson Creek and the Heartwood area in South Austin were hit the hardest by floods.
On Thursday, the city's parks and recreation department reopened trails around the city after conditions along the pathways improved following the recent storms.
The trails had been closed this week after heavy rains littered the paths with debris, making them unsafe. The rushing waters also carved deep ruts into sections of the trails.
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.