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August 18, 2011 RSS feed / General Stories

Texas Cool Schools Grants Will Help Schools Save Energy and Cut Costs

As Texas schools prepare to open this month amid scorching August heat, Texas Comptroller Susan Combs announced today the Texas Cool Schools grant program to help public schools replace old, inefficient heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC More...

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Lexington Volunteer Firefighter Darrell Shed helps fill an assisting truck with water. More...

Focus on the Family

Lack Of Communication Source Of Marital Trouble

QUESTION: My wife has moved out and our communication is strained. Can you give me advice on how I can try to reconcile with her? More...

Bluebonnet Works with High Electric Bills to Avoid Disconnects

The heat wave and drought that has gripped Texas this year has led to record- setting demand for electricity, and subsequently high electric bills. More...

iPhone Antics

My technological whiz of a husband decided to get an iPhone 4 as soon as his contract came up for renewal a few months ago. I still have my Droid phone that was top- of- the- line when he forced it upon me last year. More...

Home Country

The letter arrived just before lunch, in an official-looking envelope. Marvin Pincus quickly opened it, then sat down in his recliner. He read it over and over. He looked around. Marjorie was out doing the shopping. More...

Paying Tribute to Texas’ Space Legacy

On July 20th, 1969, the Apollo 11 crew marked an unprecedented journey, inspiring human exploration for generations to come. More...

THEY SAID IT

(Life Lessons from Hospice Patients)

“You Think You Know Somethin’. . .” Neda typically sat in her daughter’s living room with the lights off and the curtains drawn. She’d see me coming and squint. You could tell she was trying to figure out who I was. More...

Nolan Ryan River Ranch

You see him in the owner’s box of Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, where as part owner, president and CEO of the pennant-contending Texas Rangers, Nolan Ryan guides the operations of the team. More...

 













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