Wearing masks, hikers hit trails as Texas starts reopening
April 19, 2020
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — State parks reopened Monday in Texas as the state began what Republican Gov. Greg Abbott says will be a gradual unraveling of restrictions that were put in place to curb the spread of the coronavirus. In Dallas, grocery store employees and retail clerks are now among those who can be tested for COVID-19 even if they don't have symptoms.
The latest from Texas:
VISITORS LINE UP AT PARKS
Eager hikers and fishermen lined up early as Texas parks reopened for the first time since temporarily closing April 7 as part of statewide social distancing restrictions.