Alice officials to discuss state of the city during luncheon address
caller.com / Thu, 27 Feb 2014 17:29:00 -0000
Alice officials will talk Thursday about city advancements during the previous year during the State of the City address.
CEO victim of Lexicon layoffs
YourHoustonNews.com / Mon, 24 Feb 2014 21:42:00 -0600
The Woodlands-based Lexicon Pharmaceuticals terminated 130 workers, including President and CEO Arthur Sands.
Judge Adams, attorney Bianchi in tight race in Aransas County after early voting
caller.com / Wed, 05 Mar 2014 01:51:00 -0000
Aransas County Attorney Richard Bianchi was narrowly edging Aransas County Court-at-Law Judge William Adams in his effort to unseat the judge, according to unofficial returns from early voting.
CCISD trustees to interview and select superintendent search firm at meeting today
caller.com / Mon, 24 Feb 2014 20:54:00 -0000
CCISD trustees will meet today to interview and select a superintendent search firm to help them find a replacement for Superintendent Scott Elliff, who is retiring.
caller.com / Wed, 05 Mar 2014 23:28:00 -0000
Thousands of Catholics in the Coastal Bend flocked to local churches and cathedrals to attend Ash Wednesday masses. More than 200 worshippers gathered at the Most Precious Blood Catholic Church off Saratoga Boulevard to hear a mass by Father Bob Dune and to receive their mark of ash.
Remembering a nephew’s early life
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 23 Feb 2014 22:24:00 -0600
I turned 13 in January before Gary was born in April. My sister was involved in a serious automobile accident in Denver. Her arm was shattered and she was unable to take care of a 3-month-old, curly h
Local hopefuls try their hands at announcing
caller.com / Sun, 23 Feb 2014 03:17:00 -0000
The seats at Whataburger Field couldn’t hold Richard Perez any longer. After about an hour of doing nothing but sitting and waiting, Perez had enough.
Our president makes wars more likely
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 04 Mar 2014 23:48:00 -0600
Among the academic set from which President Barack Obama springs, everyone agrees that wars are the result of “arrogance” and bullying by the United States. So concerned was then-Sen. Obama about the
Gospel concert set for Saturday
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 27 Feb 2014 22:27:00 -0600
A Southern Gospel concert will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at Northridge Baptist Church.
Facing the realities on carbon dioxide
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 25 Feb 2014 23:08:00 -0600
By Mona Charen
Texas was Elvis’ launching pad to stardom
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 28 Feb 2014 22:52:00 -0600
Eighty-eight thousand paying customers packed the Astrodome on Mar. 3, 1974 for Elvis Presley’s two sold-out performances, his last at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.
Horse dies, 1 injured; man taken to hospital
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 22 Feb 2014 22:52:00 -0600
One of two horses died amid oncoming vehicular traffic after the pair were abruptly discovered in separate instances on the roadway at FM 1484 near Rolling Wood Loop, said Montgomery County Precinct 5
Police: Be wary of scam callers asking for ransom
caller.com / Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:30:00 -0000
Scam callers claim to be holding a relative and demand a money wire transfer.
Amistad’s CEO retires, leaves legacy of keeping affordable clinic afloat
caller.com / Tue, 04 Mar 2014 13:30:00 -0000
When Herrera retired last week, he left behind a more stable affordable clinic with nearly twice as many patients as when he took over, solidifying Amistad's reputation as a reliable source of primary care for some of the region's poorest patients.
Wife weighs charging coarse husband with harassment
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 23 Feb 2014 22:35:00 -0600
DEAR ABBY: Can you be sexually harassed/abused by your spouse? My husband talks dirty to me and grabs at my breasts. I have repeatedly asked him to stop, but he doesn’t listen and continues to do it.
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