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HazMat crews disinfect three Central Texas schools

Cleaning crews are disinfecting three Central Texas schools while they remain closed Friday as a precaution regarding a recent Ebola scare.

Texas Governor Rick Perry asks President Obama to reassure Texans on Ebola

Texas Governor Rick Perry is asking for President Barack Obama's help to reassure Texans worried about Ebola. Two health care workers caught the disease following treatment of patient Thomas Eric Duncan at a Dallas hospital.

Lab supervisor who may have handled Ebola samples quarantined on cruise ship

A Dallas health worker is under voluntary quarantine on board a Carnival cruise ship in the Caribbean. The U.S. State Department says the person may have handled lab specimens from Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, who died.

Texas adds 413,700 jobs over the year

The Texas economy added 36,400 seasonally adjusted total nonfarm jobs in September. Over the year, Texas added 413,700 total non-farm jobs, the largest gain over a 12-month period ever recorded in the Lone Star State.

TPWD reminds hunters about proper deer carcass disposal

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department reminds hunters throughout the state to properly dispose of carcasses from harvested deer to help prevent the spread of infectious diseases in deer.

ICE San Antonio deports Mexican fugitive wanted for homicide

A Mexican fugitive wanted in his home country for homicide was deported Thursday by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).

Whoa! Texas town has gas for $2.58.

No, your eyes are not deceiving you, that gas station sign says $2.58 for a gallon of regular! But you'll have to drive to the small town of Odem, Texas to get it.

Player of the Week: Mercedes Rene Presas and Joshua Garza

Newscenter23 and Chevy dealers have team up to bring you The Chevy High School Football Player of the week.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be mostly sunny and warmer with highs of 89 in the Lower Valley, 91 in the Upper. We may see a few high clouds Friday, and the SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

Greg Abbott continues campaign in Brownsville

Governor candidate Greg Abbott continued his grassroots campaign in Brownsville this morning. The meet and greet with the Attorney General stopped at Cobbleheads before making his way across the valley.

Tests show shrimp from Arroyo City farm are safe to eat

Test results are back after 250,000 shrimp died at an Arroyo City shrimp farm.

Border Patrol agents rescue injured Guatemalan in remote area

A Border Patrol Search, Trauma and Rescue (BORSTAR) unit respond to a call from an injured man in a remote area near Encino.