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3,329 pounds of RTE Poultry Wraps and Salad products Recalled for Listeria

April 9, 2019 by


Great American Marketing, Inc., Houston, Texas, is recalling approximately 3,329 pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry wrap and salad products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes. The ready-to-eat wrap and salad meat and poultry products were produced on various dates from March 27, 2019 through April 8, 2019. The following products are subject to […]

Pistachios Recalled at H-E-B & Central Market Texas stores

December 15, 2016 by


H-E-B has issued a recall for both bulk and packaged raw shelled pistachios. The product is being removed because there is potential it could be contaminated with Salmonella.The issue was discovered through FDA routine sampling. There have been no reports of illness to date and all product has been removed from stores. The recall affects […]

20 sick: Salmonella outbreak linked to Texas restaurant, owner stands up

June 9, 2016 by


by Doug Powell Julia Deng of ABC 7 News reports a popular Odessa restaurant is temporarily closed pending an investigation into a foodborne disease outbreak involving two confirmed cases of Salmonella and at least 18 probable cases, Ector County Health Department officials said Tuesday. The owner of Ajuua’s Mexican Restaurant, located at 2120 Andrews Hwy […]

Add food safety cards: TX restaurant hands out rule cards instructing how kids should act

November 17, 2015 by


by Doug Powell A restaurant is hoping to pre-empt unruly child behavior by giving parents with kids a rule card about proper table manners when they get seated. Can diners have food safety cards they can hand to staff? For the last few months, d, a Mexican restaurant located in the suburbs of Houston, Texas, […]

113 now sick in Texas Cyclospora outbreak; no food IDed yet

July 6, 2015 by


by Doug Powell A recent surge in reports of illnesses due to the parasite Cyclospora  has prompted the Texas Department of State Health Services to investigate the infections in hopes of determining a common source. DSHS has received reports of 113 Cyclosporiasis cases from around Texas this year, including 101 in the last two weeks. DSHS […]

Girls receive support after police shut down lemonade stand

June 12, 2015 by


Andria and Zoey Green from Texas set up a lemonade stand to raise money for a Father’s Day gift, but the small business was quickly shut down. “We were there for about an hour and the police department pulled up, code enforcement officer and the chief. She pulled me to the side and said we […]

64 now sick with Salmonella from small-town Texas restaurant

March 12, 2015 by


by Doug Powell For a Texas town of barely 8,000 people, 64 sick from Salmonella linked to the same restaurant is a lot. Officials say 12 additional cases came from the X10 In Texas Restaurant in Dalhart after it voluntarily closed when the bacteria was first discovered. As a result state health officials conducted another […]