Read the most popular news from the Houston area from the past week.


Texas Department of Motor Vehicles announces end date for waiver of vehicle title, registration requirements

Texans now have until April 14 to renew expired vehicle registrations, officials with the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles announced Dec. 15.

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Southwest Airlines to begin flights from George Bush Intercontinental Airport with one-way fare as low as $29

Southwest Airlines will begin serving flyers in April from George Bush Intercontinental Airport near Humble, according to a Dec. 10 news release from the airline.

The Shops at Royal Brook could bring retail, multifamily living to Kingwood

Upon completion, the development could feature retail, restaurants, office space, a day care, an assisted-living facility and an apartment complex, according to a conceptual land design.


Wingology coming soon to Katy

Wingology will soon open at 25810 Westheimer Parkway, Katy, where Zoner's once was. The wing restaurant will also offer catering services.


Dave's Hot Chicken will open 26 locations in Houston, College Station

Los Angeles-based Dave’s Hot Chicken has entered a franchise agreement to open as many as 26 locations in the Houston and College Station markets, with the first being a Houston Inner Loop location in spring 2021, the company announced Dec. 15.

Hannah Zedaker, Kelly Schafler, Laura Aebi and Matt Dulin contributed to this report.