Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Feb. 4.

Note: The following stories were published Feb. 3-4.


Gov. Abbott issues disaster declaration in 17 counties, reassures stability of Texas power grid

As winter weather continues to make its way through Texas, Gov. Greg Abbott issued a disaster declaration on Feb. 3 across 17 counties that are expected to be most affected by the icy conditions over the next few days.

Central Texas

Prost Alehouse to bring new brewpub to downtown Pflugerville

Prost Alehouse will offer a rotating selection of craft beers brewed in-house as well as guest beers and wines.

Greater Houston

Taco Bueno opens Conroe location on I-45

The taco chain, which celebrates 52 years in business in August, serves items such as tacos, burritos, quesadillas, nachos and chips, salads and bowls, and sweets.

7 events to attend in the Houston area this weekend, Feb. 5-6

Looking for something to do in the Houston area this weekend? Check out this weekend guide.

Dallas-Fort Worth

Dallas-Fort Worth winter storm brings hazardous road conditions, school closures and limited services

The National Weather Service forecast a high temperature of 26 degrees Fahrenheit in DFW on Feb. 3 with below-freezing temperatures continuing through Feb. 5.

Hannah Zedaker, Carson Ganong, Jishnu Nair, Samantha Van Dyke and Holly Glavan contributed to this report.