State briefs: Hosts of biker events reconsider after deadly Waco shootout
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 20 May 2015 20:35:00 -0500
SAN ANTONIO — Motorcycle clubs have gathered dozens of times at Roy Barnett’s bar for meetings just like the one that led to a shootout among rival biker gangs at a Waco restaurant.
Conroe ISD students hear sounds of Houston Symphony
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 20 May 2015 21:06:00 -0500
More than 4,900 Conroe ISD students, teachers and parents streamed into the Cynthia Woods Pavilion on Wednesday to learn a little more about classical music.
Trust placed in LSGCD regarding water
YourHoustonNews.com / Tue, 19 May 2015 21:40:00 -0500
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Investigators: Train in deadly wreck was going 106 mph
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 13 May 2015 18:04:00 -0500
PHILADELPHIA — The Amtrak train that crashed in Philadelphia, killing at least seven people, was hurtling at 106 mph before it ran off the rails along a sharp curve where the speed limit drops to just
Broken scale: Two CIA leakers receive two kinds of justice
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 14 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Disproportionate penalties given to two CIA employees who leaked secrets raise a question about the fairness of American justice.
John Cooper School Briefs
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 20:26:00 -0500
Fourth Graders’ Sunflower Selected As One of 10 for Governor’s GalleryEach year, the First Lady of Texas selects student artwork for the Governor’s Gallery at the state Capitol. This year, First Lady
House, Senate in tug of war on Pre-K bill
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 10 May 2015 22:19:00 -0500
As the hourglass empties on the Texas Legislature, Governor Greg Abbott’s bill to fund high-quality prekindergarten programs is in the middle of a tug of war.
SOFTBALL: The Woodlands advances with 7-2 win over Kingwood
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 14 May 2015 10:00:00 -0500
OAK RIDGE NORTH — A couple of defensive miscues by Kingwood helped The Woodlands score more than half of its runs Thursday night.
Splendora man accused of stealing railroad trailers
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 08 May 2015 23:20:00 -0500
A Splendora man is in custody at the Montgomery County Jail after for allegedly stealing a pair of 20-foot box trailers from a storage yard in Spring.
STATE BRIEFS: Blue Bell layoffs spur worker outrage, gratitude
YourHoustonNews.com / Sat, 16 May 2015 18:58:00 -0500
HOUSTON — Reactions have ranged from outrage to sympathy among the families of workers affected by Blue Bell Creameries’ announced plans for layoffs and furloughs.
Storm-weary Oklahoma braces for more tornadoes this weekend
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 08 May 2015 19:58:00 -0500
MOORE, Okla. — When spring arrives in Oklahoma and conditions are right for tornadoes, David Wheeler and his family don’t take any chances.
SENIOR PGA: McCullough grad Maggert, Sutherland share Regions Tradition lead
YourHoustonNews.com / Fri, 15 May 2015 20:43:00 -0500
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Kevin Sutherland and Jeff Maggert both looked as if they were finishing off just another round.
SOFTBALL: Willis falls to Ridge Point in Game 1
YourHoustonNews.com / Thu, 21 May 2015 21:00:00 -0500
HOUSTON — Sixth innings like the one the Willis softball team had Thursday night can’t be had during the state playoffs.
Lake Travis stops College Park in Game 1
YourHoustonNews.com / Wed, 20 May 2015 21:00:00 -0500
MUMFORD — Strong pitching was on display early Wednesday evening as College Park and Lake Travis opened its Region II-6A, best-of-three baseball series at Mumford High School.
MLB: McHugh, Astros keep rolling with 4-2 win
YourHoustonNews.com / Sun, 17 May 2015 20:00:00 -0500
HOUSTON — Just as in his last start, Collin McHugh said things were tough from the first pitch.
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