Governor’s statement on death of Texas National Guard Soldier April 27, 2022 - 00:00 Posted in: Viewpoints AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott on Apr. 25 issued a statement after the body of a previously missing Texas National Guard soldier was recovered. Last week, Specialist (SPC) Bishop E. Evans, assigned to Operation Lone Star, was reported missing along the Rio Grande River during a mission related incident in ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!