Special Coverage

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Dec 15, 2017

This has been a tough year to be a journalist, and, for that matter, a sentient, compassionate human being.

I’ve thought a lot about my friend, Molly Ivins. I wonder what she would be saying, and how she’d be reminding us to stop and laugh right through our fears.

Written by karensadams on Dec 05, 2017

ChildSafe was recently awarded a $6,770 grant by the Texas Bar Foundation for a care coordination team for commercially sexually exploited youth, a problem that plagues children in Texas and especially Bexar County. As a result of this grant, ChildSafe will facilitate the creation of a dedicated taskforce and protocols to better identify and meet the needs of child victims of commercial sexual exploitation.

Written by rudyarispe on Dec 01, 2017

During last year’s holiday season, approximately one in four deaths on Texas roadways were alcohol-related. In an effort to reduce these fatalities, the Texas Department of Transportation’s “Plan While You Can” campaign reminds drivers to plan for a sober ride as part of their holiday celebrations.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Nov 29, 2017

In a special Facebook Live address on Nov. 29, San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg called for stronger ethics rules and stricter oversigh of nonprofit organizations that contract with the city.

"Recent revelations innvolving the Tricentennial Commission and Centro San Antonio" are "threatening to shake one of the strengths of our local government - public trust," Nirenberg said as he opened the five-minute address.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Nov 29, 2017

A NOWCastSA video documenting troubling asbestos removal in a residential neighborhood has prompted the Texas Department of State Health Services to open an investigation by an Asbestos Program inspector.