February 28, 2013 RSS feed / General Stories

Texas Legislative Week in Review

Education Committee Changes Graduation Standards

Senators working on their version of the state budget are nearing a final proposal, but there is still plenty of work to do. More...

Surviving A Shower

I watch those survival shows on television religiously, not because I want to, but because I can never manage to get control of the remote.  More...

Texas Treasure Returns to the Alamo

For the first time in 177 years, one of the most important documents in Texas history will return to the place it was written. On February 22, Texas State Troopers will transport the famous letter penned by Lt. Col. William B. More...

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Blinn seeks firm to develop master Brazos County facilities plan

Blinn College will consider firms to develop a master facilities plan for its Brazos County campuses and will accept bids for improvements to Memorial Hall on its Brenham campus, the Board of Trustees determined during its regular meeting Tuesday nig More...

House Passes Legislation to Fulfill Medicaid Obligations

Last Thursday, the Texas House of Representatives passed House Bill 10. More...

Home Country

The weather warmed up the other day on the weekend, where it would do the most good. Dud Campbell dressed warmly and went out for a walk. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Saucy Chili- Orange Baby Back Ribs

4 pounds pork ribs 1 ½ cups orange or apple juice ½ cup chili sauce 2 T hoisin sauce 1 T grated orange rind 1 T (or to taste) bottled hot sauce 2 tsp firmly packed brown sugar Placeribsina4to5quartdish.   More...

New DPS Webpage Highlights Unsolved Murders

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today unveiled a new section of its website dedicated to solving cold case murder investigations across the state of Texas. More...

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