Arson investigating vacant house fire near Loop 610
houstonchronicle.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 18:37:36 UT
No one was injured in the flames but authorities deemed the fire suspicious and called arson investigators out to look into the blaze.
Work continues on new Thornton Elementary
tdtnews.com / Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:53:00 -0600
The new Thornton Elementary School is still expected to open in the fall as construction continues.The school, which is being built next to the old Thornton Elementary School, is funded by Temple Inde
Trump’s speech could be marked by disruption or decorum
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Feb 2017 02:51:18 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — A presidential speech to Congress is one of those all-American moments that ooze ritual and decorum.
Turner says renovated Levy Park proves city an ‘example to the nation’
houstonchronicle.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:10:00 UT
Never before have Houstonians had so many options for places to gather together, to celebrate our heritage and diversity and to plan and find respite from a contentious world. With activities kicking off at 10 a.m., young families and their pets enjoyed face painting, live concerts, food trucks and mural painting by local graffiti artist Gonzo. Spearheaded by the Upper Kirby Redevelopment Authority, the $15 million provided a children's playground with a modern climbing wall and observation deck, an enclosed dog park, a performance pavilion, community gardens, a promenade and a large activity lawn. Among several families strolling throughout the park's promenade, Michael Babajanov pointed out the children's amenities to his two young sons. Levy Park plans to have year-round programming for both adults and children, including yoga, meditation, piano concerts, hula hooping and a Houston Public Library story hour.
Judge will hear from attorneys on police murder retrial
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:29:57 -0600
CINCINNATI (AP) — The judge who will preside over the murder retrial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot a black motorist during a traffic stop plans to get an u
Gorsuch often sided with employers in workers’ rights cases
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Feb 2017 02:23:02 -0600
The case tugs at the heartstrings: A popular Kansas State University professor battles breast cancer, then leukemia. The school won't extend her six-month sick leave, she loses her job and she cannot
Trump toasts nation’s governors ahead of health care talks
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Feb 2017 02:35:36 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has toasted the nation's governors, welcoming state leaders to a black-tie ball at the White House ahead of discussions about his plans to repeal and replace t
Health care, Supreme Court on agenda as Congress returns
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Feb 2017 02:30:27 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress returns to Washington this week to confront dramatic decisions on health care and the Supreme Court that may help determine the course of Donald Trump's presidency.
Fowler joins friends in winning and extends youth movement
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:55:34 -0600
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Golf's youngest and biggest stars keep winning.
tdtnews.com / Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:29:00 -0600
Temple ISDTemple HighStudents can take their English 3 and/or U.S. History class for high school and college credit. Those interested can go by the counseling office and pick up a dual credit packet.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 10PM’ game
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:10:08 -0600
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Oregon Lottery's "Pick 4 10PM" game were:
Griffin scores 43, Clippers hold off Hornets 124-121 in OT
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Feb 2017 01:15:43 -0600
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Since returning from knee surgery last month, a healthy Blake Griffin has been on quite a tear.
Cryptozoologist makes second book featuring Fouke Monster
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:02:17 -0600
FOUKE, Ark. (AP) — For cryptozoologist Lyle Blackburn, the Southern Sasquatch remains an ever-elusive but endlessly fascinating subject, so much so he's now written his second book on the subject.
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