Southwest Journalist

Photo of Curtis Cokes during his boxing career

Curtis Cokes, Hall of Fame champ, dies at 82

Associated Press
June 1, 2020
Ted Cruz

Sen. Ted Cruz speaks out on George Floyd case

ABBY LIVINGSTON, Texas Tribune
June 1, 2020
A dining room sits empty, wwooden chairs stacked upside down on top of the tables.

Texas sales tax revenue declines

CASSANDRA POLLOCK, Texas Tribune
June 1, 2020
Astronauts in the space station hold a small American flag

SpaceX beats Boeing in cosmic capture-the-flag

MARCIA DUNN, Associated Press
June 1, 2020
A pondful of hungry adult alligators get a chicken lunch at Gator Country in Fannett, Texas, on May 11. Gator Country reopened the first weekend in May after being closed for weeks amid COVID-19 restrictions.

Gator Country alligator preserve reopens amid pandemic (Gallery)

KIM BRENT, The Beaumont Enterprise
June 1, 2020
Protesters and police.

Texas police, city leaders respond to George Floyd protests (Gallery)

Compiled from Associated Press and Texas Tribune reports
May 31, 2020
Texas A&M

Texas A&M System to offer some on-campus classes in fall

RAGA JUSTIN, Texas Tribune
May 31, 2020
A sign for a church in Clay County's Henrietta, Texas proclaims no service on May 8. Clay County Judge Mike Campbell accepted a mobile testing site for COVID-19 when it was offered. Like many of North Texas’ rural counties, social distancing comes naturally to Clay County, where about 11,000 people are spread out across roughly 1,100 square miles.

Rural Texas counties may have fewer cases, less tests (Gallery)

TESSA WEINBERG, Fort Worth Star-Telegram
May 31, 2020
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