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BY Alana Rocha, Mitchell Ferman and Juan Pable Garnham, The Texas Tribune

Texans in the Rio Grande Valley and along the Coastal Bend continued to face the impact of now-Tropical Storm Hanna on Sunday.

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Hargett Hunter Capital Partners, a North Carolina-based private equity firm, bought the Tex-Mex chain Trudy's—which declared bankruptcy in January—at auction on Friday, the Austin Business Journal reports (via KXAN).

Kayakers spotted an alligator in Lady Bird Lake last week, KVUE reports. "It's not common, but I wouldn't say it's out of the ordinary, either," the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department's alligator program leader said.