LOOK: These Stunning Photos Captured the Cold Snow Reality of the 2021 Texas Snow Storm
Pictures From The Great Winter Texas Snowstorm of 2021
Where were you when Winter Storm Uri hit Texas the week of February 14th and 15th 2021?
The country was already dealing with the COVID crisis and then came another one.
According to weather.com, the storm produced damaging ice from the Northwest.
Texas Cities like Abilene and San Angelo had record snowfall. Beating records that were made back in the late 1800s.
In Austin a record 6.4 inches of snow was recorded at Austin - Bergstrom Airport, their heaviest snow in 72 years, since Jan. 30, 1949.
San Antonio had almost 3 inches of snow bringing them their heaviest snowfall since 1985, those nice people art Seaworld also saw 6 inches of snowfall.
Locally here in the Killeen- Temple area, streets, schools, and businesses were shut down and there were massive power outages. Not to mention a certain electric company going out of business due to the rates of customers skyrocketing!
It was a disaster!
But here we are a year later, we now have stories we can tell our grandkids about how the effects of Winer Storm Uri of 2021 had us all in a frenzy.
Here are some pictures that showcase the good and bad of the great Texas Snowstorm of 2021.
10 Cheapest Texas Getaways
June 18 was National Wanna Get Away Day, and it got us to thinking of where Texans can get away from it all this summer and have a great time without breaking the bank.
10 "Outside the Box" Ideas for Valentine's day
Celebrating Valentine's Day can be as simple as a nice card, flowers and a box of chocolates but if the expectation is for something bigger, and more creative, this list might help.
Although there is nothing wrong with dinner and a movie, let's take that idea a little further. Keep in mind, some pre-planning may be in order here but literally the sky is the limit.
There are so many ways to say "I Love You" to that special someone and for the sake of the "Outside the Box' definition, let's go with anything other than dinner and a movie.
Only 6 Women Are On Death Row In Texas. Here's A Look At Their Crimes.
**This story has been updated to reflect the current status of Melissa Lucio, who is scheduled to be executed on April 27th, 2022.**
Texas has the most active death chamber nationwide.
Currently, four inmates are scheduled for execution in 2022, including Melissa Lucio. She is the only woman on the current schedule.
The six women on death row in Gatesville, Texas have been incarcerated an average of almost two decades. Continue scrolling to see their stories.
Here Are 6 New Businesses That Opened In Killeen, Texas in 2021
I've watched the local news for a long time just to get in tune with current events weather etc.
Once a week there used to be a food critic who had a feature on the news, and he would visit different restaurants in the city and taste their food on camera.
Tamika, one of our account executives here at the station, saw the same types of food reviews on the news and suggested it would be a good idea that I do the same thing with businesses and restaurants here in Killeen.
And here we are today!
So far, I've visited 5 Killeen restaurants and one out in Temple with 6 different vibes and food choices.
Here Are A Few Temple, Texas Homes On The Market You'll Like
Perhaps you are looking for a new home in Temple, Texas Even if your budget doesn't approve it's still good to look around right? Let's check out 5 really cool houses available in Temple, Texas