Central Texas top stories for January 18, 2024. Federal appeals court blocks Texas from enforcing book restrictions. U.S. Justice Department will release a report today assessing law enforcement’s response to the Robb Elementary School shooting in Uvalde. Austin could expand a program that provides safety resources for survivors of domestic violence. Austin ISD to host two public forums with the lone finalist for permanent superintendent. New report finds educators in Texas are better prepared to teach students to read than other parts of the country. Blues on the Green cancels this summer’s shows.