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The Texas Legislature gaveled in Tuesday for its biennial session with a heavy security presence after the U.S. Capitol insurrection last week and rampant reminders of the still-raging coronavirus pandemic.
COLUMBUS — The Tri-County region welcomed its first new arrival of 2021 on Jan. 4 with the birth of Caroline Ruth Tuttle.
The Tri-County region escaped the worst of this weekend’s winter storm, while areas farther north including Bastrop and Austin saw a light accumulation of snow. On Tuesday, however, freezing temperatures put much of Fayette and Colorado County along Texas Highway 71 under a blanket of light ice, as shown above, along Texas 71 in Ellinger. Banner Press Photo by Vince Leibowitz
The Texas House on Tuesday elected state Rep. Dade Phelan as the next House speaker, ushering into office a new leader who will oversee a chamber facing its toughest set of legislative challenges in years against the backdrop of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.