KVUE News Anchor/Reporter, Emmy Award winning journalist, #Houston Native, Graduate of Sam Houston State; Member of Delta Sigma Theta; Lover of dance & cooking
@SpeakerStraus calling for removal of Children of the Confederacy plaque in the Capitol. He sent this letter to St… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Talk about a sight for sore eyes!!! Happy to be back home in Texas! https://t.co/A1iOSNxDQM
RT @lmcgaughy: #Breaking: @JoaquinCastrotx might challenge Texas Gov. @GregAbbott_TX, @gromerjeffers writes. dallasnews.com/news/texas-pol… #txleg…
@ScottGuest67 & I escaped the rental car & made @MetroDiner our newsroom today. Great hospitality & delicious chic… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Some food did have to be thrown out but the district's vendor has restocked those campuses.
The Assistant Superintendent says the schools didn't suffer any flooding, just minimal damage from rain leaks. https://t.co/7W92hKA7Qx
Dr. Willis says admins will return to work tomorrow,students come back Monday. https://t.co/XmfnNQzAFE
Power has been restored to all campuses.
Now: Duval County Public Schools Leaders giving an update on the status of the schools. #FCNStorm https://t.co/aBRDE4L13e
This just in from the White House Press Secretary, contradicting earlier reports. twitter.com/presssec/statu…
RT @jaketapper: Can anyone remember such a thing? A WH spox calling for employee of private company to be fired for anti-POTUS comments? ht…
Lt. Gov @DanPatrick is suggesting tapping into the Rainey Day Fund to help schools damaged by #Harvey #TXLege https://t.co/jYmAr1igMb
This is all that's left of the old wooden Cumberland Ferry boat. #FCNStorm https://t.co/Bjwp1BvACE
We've just arrived in St. Marys, GA where Irma destroyed marinas, broke docks and pushed boats onto land. #FCNStorm https://t.co/aZBucLJGJN
RT @JohnnieMo: INBOX: Money coming in to help #Harvey-affected workers. FEMA and local officials will administer the grants. https://t.co/d…
A peak inside our mobile newsroom aka the rental car. #NewsLife https://t.co/GK4TYwzfLH
Residents in San Marco are still dealing with flooding and power outages as they wait for the St. John's River to r… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
It's been one heck of a morning. This is the flooded parking garage at our hotel. Thankfully @ScottGuest67 got the… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
RT @NewsfromJEA: Outages cannot be reported via social media. Please visit jea.com/outage, call (904) 665-6000 or text OUT to 6953…
RT @JSOPIO: All Intracoastal Waterway bridges are closed. #HurricaneIrma #Irma #JSO #JAX
NWS Meteorologist says San Marco, Riverside, low-lying parts of downtown are expected to see significant damage and flooding
Mayor says the Legends shelter is full but all others have room. Adds people will not be turned away from shelters.
Sheriff Williams says people should be in their shelters now. If/when the bridges close they won't reopen for about… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Says the county is expected to see winds between 40-60mph, especially after 8pm tonight.
Adds storm surge is now expected to be 3-5 feet along the Coast.
National Weather Service meteorologist says #Irma is here. We are seeing outer rain bands now. #FCNStorm https://t.co/iRYgN7a9Jm
Gov @lennycurry giving an #Irma update now. Says around 8pm things will start to get real. #FCNStorm https://t.co/FWd6ltHujQ
A nice guy gave photog @ScottGuest67 and I some towels...guess we look wet LOL We're thankful for the Jacksonville… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Here's a look at the swelling St. John's River. Water is starting to reach the bottom step of the Northbank Riverfr… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
RT @ABC: JUST IN: Wind gust of 135 mph reported at Naples Airport, highest wind gust reported in Florida from #Irma so far https://t.co/5Kz…
Come on people, let's be smart 🤦🏽‍♀️ twitter.com/pascosheriff/s…
As a PROUD Houstonian I absolutely love this! Thank you New Orleans #HoustonStrong twitter.com/schwartzchron/…
Staffing is being doubled in the evenings to prevent looting.
Sheriff: at some point over next 48 hrs, his crews will pull back & won't respond to calls. But that will be a minute-by-minute decision
RT @GregAbbott_TX: We're all in this together. Working as a team we will overcome this disaster. The funds help Houston clear more debris f…
Sheriff explains deputies will monitor bridges. When there are sustained winds of 40mph, vehicles will not be allow… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Adds there will be a tornado threat and winds of 40-60 mph
National Weather Service meterologist says while Jacksonville isn't in the cone, the storm is hundreds of miles wid… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Mayor @lennycurry says Hurricane Irma will be a county-wide event. The major threat is strong winds. #FCNStorm https://t.co/SHDorN8STo
 
Urges people to make shelter plans by tonight.
We're in the Jacksonville EOC, awaiting a news conference with emergency officials. #FCNStorm https://t.co/713TcKaIjq
Not exactly the circumstances I expected for my first trip to Florida but @ScottGuest67 & I are in Jacksonville, re… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
@GovAbbott says funding for commission comes frm each agency that's in the commission. Federal government picks up some of the tab.
When asked if he's concerned Hurricane Irma will impact response to TX @GovAbbott says his concern is the safety of the people in Florida
Abbott explains this commission will be focused on public assistance, like rebuilding infrastructure. FEMA is over individual assistance
Adds he understands the money for recovery is hard-earned tax payer dollars, commission will spend it like it's their own.
Sharp says after this press conference the commission will start meeting with leaders of the impacted communities https://t.co/cHE6EwU2Kq
Abbott says because of environmental concerns, someone from the EPA will be working with TCEQ to ensure everything is handled correctly
The leaders of various organizations from DPS to TEA to DSHS will also work on the commission on #Harvey recovery. https://t.co/aXu2ztfeWt
Sharp is a former state Rep. and Senator. Abbott says he knows how to work w/ state and federal agencies, manage budgets.
@GovAbbott says rebuilding will be a long process. The task force will make sure state & federal resources work to… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
Abbott says he has a simple charge for Sharp, rebuild TX ahead of schedule and on budget.
Now: @GovAbbott announcing creation of the Governor's Commission to Rebuild Texas. It will be led by @TAMU Chancell… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
In a fleet of electric vehicles, @Public_Citizen is launching its tour across Texas, visiting cities to talk about… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
@MayorAdler "Climate change is going to impact us whether you believe in it or not." https://t.co/TUJO6gdmMT
Now: @MayorAdler kicking off @Public_Citizen Climate Change tour in Austin. https://t.co/8GICO2MWbx
RT @ABCPolitics: JUST IN: @BarackObama on decision to end DACA: "To target these young people is wrong...It is self-defeating...And it is c…
Sessions announces #DACA will be rescinded
Now: US Attorney General Jeff Sessions making announcement on #DACA
RT @lmcgaughy: AP EXCLUSIVE: Toxic waste sites flooded; EPA not on scene (from @AP) #Harvey apnews.com/27796dd13b9549…
RT @tlangford: Crosby plant explosion highlights state efforts to block access to chemical information texastribune.org/2017/09/01/cro… via @TexasTr…
While many people in Houston are starting the process of cleaning out their homes, others along Buffalo Bayou are s… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Victims of #Harvey don't have to worry about vehicle registration, inspections or titling, @GovAbbott has suspended… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
West Houston is still seeing flooding, the result of releasing water into Buffalo Bayou. Volunteers frm ATX still r… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
A judge issued a temporary injunction on #SB4 the sanctuary city ban. Here's @GovAbbott statement on the ruling: https://t.co/zgtHVfpuvM
In a flooded neighborhood in Kingwood where fire crews have arrived to check on a house that caught fire. https://t.co/hCohdC0rZf
Crossing over 59 on 1960. It is still flooded. https://t.co/lHmZtvgvUq
Dealing with some travel challenges today as we try to get to areas around Houston that are still flooded. https://t.co/kqiwlpnFwe
@GovAbbott is asking that more TX Counties be added to Presidential Disaster Declaration, including Travis Co sinc… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
Here's a shot of the San Jacinto River, flooded well over the banks, from Hwy 90 just east of Houston. https://t.co/x5TbQ9TonW
The sun is finally shining but still lots of flooding in Houston. This is Greens Bayou in East Houston where water… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
RT @JohnnieMo: In briefing from EOC staff, @GovAbbott told Beaumont hit with 35 inches of rain in 27 hours #Harvey https://t.co/VIsof9aboc
RT @DTGoteraKHOU: Amazing video sent to us @KHOU, freeway concrete barrier broke away on Hwy 59 at San Jacinto Bridge. #HoustonFloods https…
It's been a long day/night filled w/ challenges but I can't help but smile when meeting m @KVUE viewers frm Round R… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
RT @elisegraham: @AshleyG_KVUE hey friend, anyone needing rescues + people with boats can go to texasrescuemap.com
Volunteers have formed a sort of human conveyor belt to take in donated items for separating. https://t.co/RmL2R6ECEq
Volunteers are separating toiletries https://t.co/lEHsk3FPK8
People who need food can stop here and grab bags of non-perishable items. https://t.co/BUHWUNrJTX
Inside @lakewoodch is a medical triage area to help evacuees https://t.co/WRkCzNT0pK
Buses from @CrosbyISD have arrived with people who have been evacuated from their homes. #Harvey https://t.co/atG4o67q5q
Just arrived at @lakewoodch where evacuees are seeking shelter & food and volunteers are dropping off supplies and… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
TX will get $25M in federal funds to help @TxDOT recover from #Harvey https://t.co/tS4Cu4Suek
Holding back tears as I listen to @ArtAcevedo speak. This is heartbreaking. I pray God protects all in Houston duri… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
RT @HoustonTexans: J.J. Watt: "To donate $1 million... I can't say thank you enough to the @Titans organization... Also everyone that's don…
WilCo deputies are on the move again. We're now headed to Kingwood where more people need help evacuating #Harvey https://t.co/lNWtuCDw4a
Looks like the National Guard has arrived to help with rescues in the area the WilCo team is https://t.co/DODEHuaOTX
As crews go in boats to try and save people some are walking on foot into the flooded area. #Harvey https://t.co/pa6fGdYWHg
WilCo deputies rescued a diabetic man from his home in East Houston. Crews now working to get him food and blankets… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
RT @Dist32StateRep: Briefing with @POTUS @FLOTUS @JohnCornyn @SenTedCruz @GovAbbott @DanPatrick and Coastal Leadership on #HurricaneHarvey…
HPD Chief (formerly APD Chief) gives us a look at some of the rescues #Harvey twitter.com/artacevedo/sta…
RT @DanPatrick: An HPD officer lost his life navigating floodwaters in Houston-Join me in praying for his family and all the families who a…
Still following rescue crews. We're trying to meet up with the other WilCo crews. We're having to take quite a few… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
RT @CityOfTaylor: As Central Texas prepares to receive more evacuees, here is an update from our hub city, Austin, and @MayorAdler. Willing…
RT @bobphoto: #potus and #flotus in Corpus @bobphoto @TexasTribune https://t.co/x8EXTwzPNR
Just met up with the team from the Williamson County Sheriff's Office who are helping rescue Houstonians #Harvey https://t.co/OhGNyg96KC
#ATX @MayorAdler says the city is ready to help those who have to evacuate Houston #Harvey https://t.co/7eVsDLV7Ul
RT @JoelOsteen: Victoria and I care deeply about our fellow Houstonians. Lakewood’s doors are open and we are receiving anyone who needs sh…
In Houston, trying to meet up with Williamson Co. rescue crews. Folks are driving the wrong way on 610 to escape fl… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
 
 
 
 
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