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Dallas ISD welcomes 800 new teachers for upcoming school year

DALLAS - As Dallas ISD was one of a few districts that welcomed students back to class on Monday, Dallas welcomed its class of brand-new teachers. Dallas ISD Superintendent Dr. Michael Hinojosa welcomed 800 of his new teachers Monday morning at a ceremony at the Winspear Opera House in Downtown Dallas.
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Texas Politics Digest

ICYMI: Entire Houston Chronicle Editorial Board Slams Abbott Over Making $1 Million Off February’s Power Outages

Abbott Made Money Off the Deaths of Texans and is On Track To Do It Again. AUSTIN, Texas — Over the weekend, the Houston Chronicle slammed Gov. Greg Abbott over the biggest scandal in current Texas politics, releasing a scathing op-ed from the entire editorial board entitled “We froze and Abbott got paid $1 million from the billionaire profiteer of Texas’ deadly storm.” The op-ed highlights Abbott’s acceptance of a million dollar check from energy tycoon Kelcy Warren, who made billions off of February’s power outages while Texans froze to death in their homes — as well as Abbott’s persistent refusal to fix the power grid and prevent a similar disaster from happening again.
Dallas, TXRecord-Journal

Air travel hits another pandemic high, flight delays grow

DALLAS (AP) — Air travel in the U.S. is hitting new pandemic-era highs, and airlines are scrambling to keep up with the summer-vacation crowds. Despite rising numbers of coronavirus infections fueled by the delta variant, the U.S. set another recent high mark for air travel Sunday, with more than 2.2 million people going through airport checkpoints, according to the Transportation Security Administration.
Abilene, TXHouston Chronicle

Chili's, Raising Cane's and Uncle Julio's Restaurant Industry Veterans Opening Abilene's First MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes

ABILENE, Texas (PRWEB) August 02, 2021. MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes, a fast casual, “better burger” franchise is opening its first location in Abilene, Texas on Monday, August 2nd at 3550 S. Clack Street. Longtime restaurant industry veterans Chuck Holbrook and Casye Fowler will oversee the location, bringing a combined over 25 years of experience from working for brands such as Chili’s, Raising Cane’s and Uncle Julio’s. Knowing just how popular Plano, Texas based MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes is in its home state, Holbrook sees strong potential in Abilene.