Conroe City Council considering lease of old police building
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 21 Sep 2016 20:30:00 -0500
Two months after the Conroe Police Department vacated its old headquarters, the Conroe City Council is considering a two year lease with Children’s Safe Harbor for part of the facility on Old Montgome
3 hurt after pickup slams into parked 18-wheeler in NE Houston
houstonchronicle.com / Sun, 18 Sep 2016 16:31:13 UT
Trump glosses over past actions, and hopes voters do same
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 17 Sep 2016 22:17:00 -0500
WASHINGTON — With each scripted speech, shift in policy and attempt to whitewash his past behavior, Donald Trump is brazenly betting that voters now settling on their choice for president are willing
MLB: Gattis homers twice to help Astros complete sweep of A’s
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 21 Sep 2016 18:25:00 -0500
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Houston Astros remain in the thick of the AL wild-card race, thanks to a pair of big swings from Evan Gattis and a clutch throw by catcher Jason Castro.
Jyoti shuts down Conroe facility, leaving 160 without work, pay
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:47:00 -0500
An Indian manufacturer that received generous state and federal support abruptly shut its Conroe facility last week, leaving its approximately 160 workers with no job and no information about when the
Johnsons’ 60th brings celebration and Rob Landes
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 18 Sep 2016 04:00:00 -0500
By Peggie Miller / performing arts columnist
Haile: Record casualties for Texas Rebs at Antietam
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 16 Sep 2016 22:02:00 -0500
By Bartee HaileTexas History Columnist
Accused ISIS sympathizer may admit backing terrorist group
houstonchronicle.com / Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:20:40 UT
A man charged with providing material support to ISIS has set a re-arraignment hearing for Wednesday before a federal judge in Houston, a strong indication that he intends to change his standard plea at arraignment from not guilty to guilty.
"We would never speculate as to what may or may not happen in court," said Angela Dodge, spokeswoman for U.S. Attorney Ken Magidson, although she conceded that generally speaking that's the sole reason a defendant would request a re-arraignment.
Here’s to hoping Chip and Joanna Gaines don’t fall victim to Texas Monthly ‘cover curse’
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:18:36 UT
The "Fixer Upper" pair from Waco are two of the most high-profile Texans on the planet right now and with good reason. They are gracing the October cover, posing like a modern "Texas Gothic" in blue jeans and work boots.
Feds file discrimination suit against owners of Midtown bar Gaslamp
houstonchronicle.com / Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:23:15 UT
The Department of Justice on Wednesday filed a civil rights lawsuit against the owners of a popular Midtown bar, accusing them of discriminating against non-white patrons.
Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer charged in man’s death
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:08:00 -0500
TULSA, Okla. — Prosecutors filed first-degree manslaughter charges against a white Oklahoma police officer Thursday, less than a week after she fatally shot an unarmed black man on a city street and j
Workers sue Church’s Fried Chicken chain for $150 million after suffering life-threatening burns
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 16 Sep 2016 18:13:10 UT
Two kitchen workers who sustained life threatening grease burns in an incident at a Church's Fried Chicken in Livingston are suing the restaurant for $150 million, their attorney said Friday.
NCAA FOOTBALL: LSU fires Miles, Cameron, promotes Orgeron
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0500
LSU fired coach Les Miles and offensive coordinator Cam Cameron on Sunday, and promoted defensive line coach Ed Orgeron to interim head coach.
Turner: HFD must fix problems with chemical hazards
houstonchronicle.com / Wed, 21 Sep 2016 21:18:21 UT
Top officials with the city of Houston said the Fire Department needs a major shakeup on addressing hazardous materials.
Seiler: Freedom of speech? Maybe not so free as you think
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 25 Sep 2016 16:34:00 -0500
By Mike SeilerGuest columnist
Rio Grande Valley