Tropical Storm Harvey continues:
- Houston, Texas is still dealing with catastrophic flooding caused by tropical storm Harvey. Damages from the storm are set to cost an estimated $2.3 billion. In addition to the flooding, the city is expecting another fifty inches of rain by this weekend.
Tom Wolf talks PA Budget:
- In a letter to House Republican leaders, Pennsylvania Governer Tom Wolf warned of, “a much more dire financial situation” if the House fails to fund the state budget. The $32 million budget was approved in June. In the meantime, a loan from the Motor License Fund will cover many public school expenses which are due this week.
Owlchella Homecoming Ticket Sales:
- Performers for Owlchella have been confirmed ahead of next month’s homecoming celebration. Hip-hop stars Lil Yachty, Young Thug, and Tee Grizzley will headline the concert. Ticket sales for temple students begin August 30th, with general public sales starting the following day. Past owlchella performers include Flo Rida and DNCE.