Special Coverage

Written by Joseph Tucker on Aug 21, 2017

By Joseph Tucker

Increased raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement Border Patrol agents are frightening women away from the only reproductive health clinic in the Rio Grande Valley, according to a reproductive rights advocate.

Written by Teresa Shumaker on Aug 21, 2017

By Teresa Shumaker

Just weeks into his new job as Mayor of San Antonio, Ron Nirenberg spoke candidly about his priorities for the city, with an emphasis on equity for  at a town hall conversation at the University of Texas at San Antonio, July 27, 2017.

The event was co-sponsored by UTSA and the San Antonio Express-News and moderated by Francine Romero, Associate Dean of the University of Texas at San Antonio College of Public Policy.

Watch NOWCastSA video of the full event here or scroll down to read more about the discussion:

Written by Ben Olivo on Aug 18, 2017

By Ben Olivo, Folo Media

Keeping a promise he made while on the campaign trail, Mayor Ron Nirenberg announced today the formation of his Housing Policy Task Force, a five-member group responsible for addressing San Antonio’s affordable housing shortage and for crafting policies that will prevent displacement of residents because of gentrification.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 17, 2017

NOWCastSA is launching a month-long crowd-funding campaign to raise $15,000 to fund maps filled with information. Click here to go to the campaign


The maps help kids, seniors and the whole community know more.



Written by Texas Tribune on Aug 13, 2017

It’s supposed to be God, not government, that decides when a Catholic church that’s been welcoming parishioners since 1899 should burn its last candle.