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Hurricane Harvey Donations Delivered!

Our first trailer has made it to Pearland Texas and has delivered your donations at the Crossroad Community Church. Here are some photos. A very special thank you to all Fox viewers who participated and donated their time and money to get these badly needed supplies to those who need them. This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! This is Crossroad Community Church in Pearland Texas!! Thank you to our amazing viewers, listeners and...

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Houston’s businesses inching back to work as waters recede

BY PAUL WISEMAN AND BRIAN MELLEY HOUSTON (AP) — Bobby Jucker has had it with hurricanes. In 2008, Hurricane Ike tore the roof off his business, Three Brothers Bakery. Now, he estimates, he’s facing $1 million in damage and lost revenue from Harvey – the fifth time a storm has put his bakery out of commission. He’s always recovered before. But this time, he wears the weary countenance of a man nearly broken. “This is the last time for me,” he says. “It’s emotionally draining. I just can’t do it anymore.” More than a week after Harvey poured more than...

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Southern Careers Institute Offers Help to Corpus Christi Students and Alumni after Hurricane Harvey

With the impact of Hurricane Harvey on the coastal shores of Texas, Southern Careers Institute campuses in Austin, San Antonio and the Rio Grande Valley are offering help to those in Corpus Christi needing assistance. “We know that there may be many students, staff and alumni who may still be in Corpus Christi without food or clean water,” said Jacob Mayhew, CEO of Southern Careers Institute. “We want to do whatever we can to assist them.” Students, alumni and the public who are in close proximity to a Southern Careers Institute campus in Austin, Brownsville, Harlingen, Pharr, or San...

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State employment offices hosting events to offer displaced workers employment

Strong floods resulting from Hurricane Harvey forcing companies to close their doors in affected areas, leaving many business owners and employees without their economic means. State employment offices hosting events once a week to offer workers different employment options. Workforce Solutions coordinator, Miguel Gonzalez tells us the first step you need to take when applying for a job under these circumstances. The recruitment center will continue offering their services for anyone looking for employment at any of their...

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Day 2 of our 4 day supply drive to help victims of Hurricane Harvey

It’s day two of our four day supply drive to help victims of Hurricane Harvey but we still need your help to make it possible. Our goal is to fill up a trailer with items needed to assist those affected in the coastal region. We are accepting donations including: non-perishable easy open food items, baby and adult diapers, baby food, hygiene and feminine products, and pet food. You can stop by from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm this weekend as well as Monday and Tuesday of next week outside our studios located on 801 North Jackson Road in...

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