Council signs off for $900,000 to law firm for continued negotiations with EPA over sewer overflows
caller.com / Sat, 12 Apr 2014 11:09:00 -0000
More than two years after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency filed six administrative cases against the city of Corpus Christi related to repeated overflows of its sewage systems, a contracted environmental law firm continues to negotiate an agreement with federal authorities.
Athletes show sportsmanship and encouragement in Special Olympics games
caller.com / Sat, 05 Apr 2014 22:01:00 -0000
Special athletes display athletic prowess
Abuse has no place in Air Force boot camp
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:50:00 -0500
Boot camp, no matter the branch of military service, is not tea and crumpets. Discipline, regimentation, physical hardship and mental rigor are all ingredients in turning individuals into cohesive uni
Lawsuit: Male stripper did show at NY nursing home
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:34:00 -0500
WEST BABYLON, N.Y. — An 85-year-old woman with dementia had a male stripper gyrate in front of her against her will at her suburban New York nursing home, according to a lawsuit filed by her family bu
caller.com / Fri, 11 Apr 2014 08:00:00 -0000
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Lutheran Cookies great for giving
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0500
This week’s recipe was modified from one found in a Lutheran cookbook which is how it got its name. These cookies make good gifts and the full recipe makes about 110 cookies.
Township can fill vacant positions by appointment
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 12 Apr 2014 21:54:00 -0500
With the special election to fill the Senate District 4 seat fast approaching, The Woodlands Township Board of Directors could find itself with a vacancy as well.
Kingsville ISD superintendent to leave the district for Hidalgo job
caller.com / Sat, 05 Apr 2014 11:00:00 -0000
Kingsville ISD Superintendent Edward Blaha ► cq ◄ is leaving the district to take a job as superintendent of Hidalgo ISD. Kingsville ISD Superintendent Edward Blaha is leaving the district to take a job as superintendent of Hidalgo ISD.
AP Exclusive: California immigration holds drop
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 06 Apr 2014 22:00:00 -0500
SAN DIEGO — Far fewer immigrants arrested by California law enforcement are being turned over to federal authorities for deportation since a new state law went into effect in January.
TWHS girls headed to state
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:45:00 -0500
Greta Bruner shot a 73 on Tuesday, leading The Woodlands girls to a third-place finish and state tournament berth at the Region II-5A championships in Waco.
Burglar who takes only lingerie sought
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:50:00 -0500
LUFKIN — The Lufkin area’s “Panty Burglar” may have struck again.
Man stabbed by man waiting behind him at convenience store
caller.com / Sat, 12 Apr 2014 21:32:00 -0000
A man is in the hospital after he was stabbed multiple times Saturday by a man waiting in line behind him at a Valero Corner Store.
The best government money can buy
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:00:00 -0500
By Susan Estrich
Community survey posted as CCISD hunts for a new superintendent
caller.com / Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:09:00 -0000
As CCISD searches for a new superintendent, the district is asking the community for input about the desired characteristics for a new leader.
Plenty of variety in May 10 elections
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:29:00 -0500
While a handful of cities in Montgomery County have moved elections to November, voters in certain areas will have races and other issues on the May 10 ballot.
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