Obama to pitch middle-class economic plan in address
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 18 Jan 2015 21:18:00 -0600
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is turning to his biggest television audience of the year to pitch tax increases on the wealthiest Americans and put the new Republican Congress in the position of
Texas sculptor with ties to Cleveland dies remembered for life, legacy
YourHoustonNews.com / Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:41:00 -0600
Bill McGlaun, a noted Texas sculptor and artist, died Jan. 17 at the age of 66 in Austin after a lengthy illness.
The Woodlands girls take down Summer Creek
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 20 Jan 2015 22:40:00 -0600
THE WOODLANDS — Amber Terry and Meghan Musso both scored 14 points for The Woodlands as the Lady Highlanders shook off a slow start to pull out a 47-35 win over Summer Creek on Tuesday.
The Super Bowl a phenomenon like no other
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 25 Jan 2015 19:00:00 -0600
PHOENIX — The Super Bowl, at its most basic level, is a game that determines the NFL championship.
Stocks fade late as oil dips, Fed gives investors pause
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:29:00 -0600
Investors struggled to figure out a barrage of signals from the Federal Reserve, oil markets and Corporate America Wednesday, and stocks fell sharply for second straight day.
City looks to HGAC for funding of road projects
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 24 Jan 2015 21:15:00 -0600
The city of Conroe is hoping two road projects get the nod from the Houston Galveston Area Council after the City Council agreed to submit grant applications to partially fund the projects.
Saying farewell to ‘the man who paints in the window’
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 23 Jan 2015 04:00:00 -0600
By Maggie Gutierrez / Art TalkThe greater Conroe arts community will greatly miss John H. Porter Jr., beloved area artist, teacher and the man known by many as “arts ambassador” and still others as th
Army: Fort Hood lacked system to ID threat of 2014 rampage
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:21:00 -0600
FORT WORTH — The Army’s tools for identifying troubled soldiers would not have flagged the man who shot to death three people and wounded 16 others before killing himself at Fort Hood last year, despi
Electrical problem on smoky D.C. subway lasted 44 minutes
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 16 Jan 2015 19:17:00 -0600
WASHINGTON — An electrical malfunction that filled a Washington subway train with smoke, killing one passenger and sickening dozens more, continued for 44 minutes before the Metro transit agency shut
Sheriff’s blotter: Uncle, boyfriend accused of assaulting nephew
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 24 Jan 2015 21:16:00 -0600
Two men were arrested Jan. 12 for an alleged assault.
Abagnale, man behind ‘Catch Me If You Can,’ to speak in The Woodlands
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:02:00 -0600
Frank Abagnale, the man behind the incredible, but true story of “Catch Me If You Can,” first a book and later a movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks, will be speaking in The Woodlands.
The Care Cottage reaches out to girls in need
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 21 Jan 2015 21:51:00 -0600
WILLIS — Girls within Montgomery County who are in need of help may have a place to turn thanks to The Care Cottage’s new home.
Clinton, Romney offer signs ’16 will be about economy
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 17 Jan 2015 20:33:00 -0600
CORONADO, Calif. — Not yet in the presidential race, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Mitt Romney already are previewing the likely focus of the 2016 campaign, a competition over who’s better able to boost
TWCP Wind Ensemble performs in Chicago
YourHoustonNews.com / Mon, 26 Jan 2015 21:41:00 -0600
Just when marching band was winding down, band students at College Park High School were increasing their rehearsal time in preparation for the great honor of performing at the world’s largest instrum
Texian Heritage Festival gives $14K to nonprofits
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 22 Jan 2015 20:54:00 -0600
MONTGOMERY — The Texian Heritage Festival distributed $14,000 to four local charities that serve Montgomery County from its event held in October: Montgomery County Emergency Assistance, Fernland Hist
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