There is a hard freeze warning in effect for Spring and Klein until Wednesday morning. Also, Spring and Klein ISDs are closed through Jan. 8.
- New bills took effect, Jan. 1
Twenty-six bills drafted and passed during the 85th regular legislative session took effect Jan. 1. One such bill is Senate Bill 5, which provides voters with more options for forms of identification when voting. View a full list of the bills at the sessions section of the Legislative Reference Library’s website, www.lrl.state.tx.us/sessions.
3. Hard freeze warning, Jan. 3
There is a hard freeze warning in effect until 9 a.m. Jan 3, for most of Southeast Texas, including the Greater Houston area, according to the National Weather Service. The predicted high today at the Houston Intercontinental Airport is 37 degrees and the low will be 22 degrees.
4. Thistle Draftshop now open
Thistle Draftshop held its grand opening Dec. 29 at 5210 FM 2920, Ste. 100, Spring. This establishment focuses on craft beer and food. It offers 58 beers on tap and food options including grilled cheese and burgers. In addition to the bar and kitchen, there is a retail space where customers can buy beer, wine and cider. 832-823-0194. www.facebook.com/thistledraftshop