With the COVID-19 pandemic underway, Young County will be enacting measure to increase the penalty for certain crimes committed within the governor’s disaster declaration.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) took action, along with Dr. John Hellerstedt, Commissioner of the Texas Department of State Health Services, and declared a Public Health Disaster in the state of Texas.
The Young County Commissioner’s Court met in an emergency meeting at the Young County Courthouse on Monday afternoon and voted to approve Dr.
In an effort to support the health and safety of students and communities, the UIL announced Friday it is suspending all UIL interscholastic competition from March 16 until March 29 due to the outb