As an upper-level weather maker swings into Texas, numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected to remain scattered across the Brazos Valley. A few storms could be strong -- with heavy rain, thunder, & occasional lightning -- however, this activity is not expected to become severe. Rain chance will remain in place through mid-morning to midday Friday.
Some former Hearne city employees are taking their sexual harassment claims straight to the federal government.
Last year, four employees were fired for misusing public money for personal use.
The women say City Manager Ric Walton fired them only because they accused him of sexual harrassment.
He denies it and the city council put Walton on paid leave for five days and sensitivity training.
Now, the women have filed a complaint with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
Walton would not comment on camera but says the women were fired legitimately.
The EEOC has 60 days to respond.
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