Common Core: Republican minefield?
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 20 Jan 2015 21:54:00 -0600
Nine months from now, Republican candidates for president will meet on the stage of the Reagan Presidential Library (with the old Air Force One providing great visuals) for the first debate of the 201
Magnolia girls capture 20-5A swimming title
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 24 Jan 2015 22:00:00 -0600
SHENANDOAH — Magnolia’s girls took first place in the District 20-5A swimming and diving championships on Saturday at the Conroe ISD Natatorium, while A&M Consolidated won the boys championship.
Fundraising concert to benefit choir
news-journal.com / Sat, 24 Jan 2015 04:00:00 -0600
A fundraising concert for the Marshall High school choir will be presented at 4 p.m. Sunday at the school’s auditorium.
Architects give potential options for Marshall bond campaign
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:13:00 -0600
Marshall Independent School District bond steering committee members heard different options and possible costs for changes to the physical sites at MISD schools Thursday night.
Texan crooned while the ’20s roared
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:27:00 -0600
Gene Austin, the original crooner whose recordings sold 86 million copies in the 1920s and ’30s, lost his battle with lung cancer on Jan. 24, 1972.
‘Because as goes Texas ...’
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 25 Jan 2015 20:57:00 -0600
Moments after being sworn into office, newly inaugurated Gov. Greg Abbott challenged the crowd gathered outside the capitol in Austin to be leaders not only in this nation, but in the world.
Area water planners wrestle with reservoir
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Fri, 23 Jan 2015 04:00:00 -0600
Water planners for Northeast Texas laid out three options Wednesday on how to deal with a state order that they comply with the Dallas area’s plans to build a lake here.
Were you ‘Seen’ at Pardi Gras?
beaumontenterprise.com / Sun, 25 Jan 2015 03:15:02 UT
Beaumont held its first Pardi Gras Saturday night at the Civic Center, with proceeds benefitting the Humane Society of Southeast Texas and Southeast Texas Circle of Hope, Inc. The event is part of the latter organization's efforts to bring Mardi Gras back to the Beaumont area.
High-speed rail a potentially devastating project for region
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:05:00 -0600
As many of you have heard or read in local newspapers, a private company in Dallas is proposing a high-speed rail between Houston and Dallas. The Grimes County judge recently wrote an excellent editor
Public invited to school bond meetings as listeners
marshallnewsmessenger.com / Sat, 17 Jan 2015 04:00:00 -0600
At Thursday night’s meeting of the Marshall Independent School District’s bond steering committee, a question was posed concerning how much input the public has during the meetings at this time.
FCC Commissioner talks progress of proposed Kari’s Law
news-journal.com / Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:18:00 -0600
A standing-room only crowd attended today’s press conference in which FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai reported on the progress being made to ensure that dialing 911 directly always works from lodging facili
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 18 Jan 2015 04:00:00 -0600
First order of the January meeting of Cape Conroe Ladies’ Society was installation of new slate of offices for year 2015 as follows: President-Sidne Eagan, Vice President-Bettye Tarver, Secretary-Rose
Presidents now opt for face time
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:24:00 -0600
For more than 110 years starting in 1801 and ending in 1913, presidents of the United States submitted their view of where the nation stands via a letter. From Thomas Jefferson until Woodrow Wilson’s