GC bond project costs rising
Members of the Citizens Bond Advisory Committee and Goose Creek CISD administrators including Randal O’Brien, acting superintendent, sat down for a bond advisory meeting Thursday afternoon.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Tech’s Marquez, Nunez earn Big 12 academic honors
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 20 Nov 2014 22:23:00 -0600
Odessa High grad Bradley Marquez and Lee grad Talor Nunez were two Texas Tech football players who were named to the 2014 All- Big 12 Conference Football Academic first team.
No longer forgotten
amarillo.com / Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:32:24 +0000
The words written on the shirts made up by the Randall High offensive linemen at the beginning of the season said it all: Forgotten Five.
“That’s kind of been their motto all year long,” said Randall 20-year veteran offensive line coach Gaylon Selman. “Along with ‘wide base and drive.’ Coming from the Monahans scrimmage to now. Geeez, they aren’t even the same group. It’s been amazing and fun to watch.”
No. 10 Texas beats Iowa 71-57 in 2K Classic semis
lubbockonline.com / Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:33:12 +0000
NEW YORK — Jonathan Holmes didn’t hit much more than a table in the first half, crashing hard behind the baseline during one futile possession.
Once he got going in the second half, there was no slowing down Texas.
Holmes scored 17 of his 19 points after halftime, Isaiah Taylor added 15 and the No. 10 Longhorns beat Iowa 71-57 on Thursday night in the 2K Classic.
Annual Sterling Bazaar Saturday
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Patients Emergency Room grand opening today
Residents of Baytown, Mont Belvieu, Dayton and Anahuac will have convenient, neighborhood access to emergency medical care starting today.
Jaeger named chamber’s Ambassador of the Quarter
Kathy Jaeger, ambassador with the Baytown Chamber of Commerce, was named the “Ambassador of the Quarter.”
AHS faces Arlington Martin
amarillo.com / Fri, 21 Nov 2014 04:17:11 +0000
With that big bidistrict playoff hurdle cleared, the Amarillo High Sandies are hitting stride for the rest of the race.
That’s what Amarillo High coach Mel Maxfield is counting on when his team takes the field at 7 p.m. today in a Class 6A area round game against Arlington Martin at Memorial Stadium in Wichita Falls. The Sandies (10-1) got their postseason feet wet in last week’s 41-27 bidistrict win over El Paso El Dorado, as they came back from a 14-point first half deficit with 34 unanswered points.
Lynnwood residents question expansion
When it comes to Lynnwood subdivision on Highway 146, some residents are just fine with it being a small community.
Lady Ships look sharp in opener of tourney
TheFacts.com / Fri, 21 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0600
SUGAR LAND — Using a suffocating defense, the Brazosport Lady Ships wore out the Clement Lady Rangers Thursday afternoon in the opening day of the Fort Bend ISD Girls Basketball Tournament.
Oakland Raiders snap 16-game skid with 24-20 win vs. Kansas City Chiefs
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 20 Nov 2014 22:18:59 MST
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Rookie Derek Carr gave the Oakland Raiders something to celebrate for a change.
Baylor right at home for Big 12 title
lubbockonline.com / Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:35:55 +0000
Coach Art Briles and No. 6 Baylor feel right at home, whether playing in their new campus stadium or anywhere in the state of Texas.
That sets up the Bears nicely for a closing three-game stretch when trying to win their second consecutive Big 12 title and making a final push for a possible spot in the first four-team playoff. They have won 14 consecutive home games, and 18 in a row overall inside the Lone Star State.
City taps Bayer for tax deal
Baytown City Council has nominated Bayer MaterialScience for a tax incentive program designed to encourage job creation and private investment to assist economically distressed areas.