Daily Monitor

Katy school district removes citizenship question from online registration form

Parents enrolling their children in the Katy school district will no longer have to answer a previously mandatory question regarding the citizenship of their...

Houston demands former council aide repay $118,164 in salary

Houston officials are demanding a six-figure refund for taxpayers from former District F Chief of Staff Daniel Albert, who was frequently absent during the...
Houston ISD

TEA recommends Houston school board be replaced

The elected school board for the Houston school district may soon be on the way out after the Texas Education Agency found several examples...

Fort Worth removes controversial human relations commission official

The Fort Worth City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to remove Mike Steele from the Human Relations Commission, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported. A member...

Marlin school district conservator reports continuing problems

A conservator assigned to monitor the Marlin school district said in a June report that administrative issues continue to hamstring the turnaround of the...

Troubled Harlandale school board accepts resignation of superintendent

Harlandale school district Superintendent Rey Madrigal resigned on Monday, the San Antonio Express-News reported. The board had suspended Madrigal last month as an initial step...

Contractor for HUD-subsidized property says management company won’t pay him

A welding contractor told the Houston Chronicle that he lost his business and had to sell nearly everything he owned after a company failed...

DPS joins investigation into alleged Huntsville prison drug sales

The Texas Department of Public Safety is joining the investigation into drug sales to Texas Department of Criminal Justice employees, the Houston Chronicle reported. Kathy...

Cibolo mayor arrested for tampering with a government record

Cibolo’s mayor was arrested last week for tampering with a government record after investigators with the Texas Attorney General’s Office determined he swore untruthfully...