Bum Phillips Talks Football In Final TV Interview With KIII-TV

Friday night, Goliad resident and Legendary Houston Oiler Coach Bum Phillips died at his ranch.The coach had been in failing health and last week we went to his ranch to speak with the dying coach.    He was excited about doing the interview and we were of course happy to sit down and talk about […]

Pats’ Gronkowski, Bills’ Byrd doubtful for Week 1

(Sports Network) – New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski and Buffalo Bills safety Jarius Byrd are listed as doubtful for Sunday’s regular season opener. Gronkowski was a limited participant at practice this week as he tries to work his way back from multiple offseason surgeries on his forearm and back. Byrd, who signed […]

Energy Department loses $42M on loan to van maker

WASHINGTON (AP) — Humvee manufacturer AM General has paid $3 million to buy an Energy Department loan for a now-shuttered Michigan company that made vans for the disabled. Vehicle Production Group, or VPG, suspended operations in February after its finances dipped below a minimum level required as a condition of the $50 million federal […]

KSAT 12 News anchor Steve Spriester honored

FAILED ON THE SPACECRAFT. KEPPLER CONFIRMED 139 PLANETS OUTSIDE OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM IN AN UNPRECEDENTED JOB TO TRACK DOWN OTHER EARTHS. ON EARTH, IN OUR AREA, THE LARGEST CONFERENCE FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL PROBLEMS IN THE COUNTRY, IS HERE IN SAN ANTONIO. THE PURPOSE IS TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF […]

Video catches Spain train’s final moments

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain (CNN) – The train races into view, and in the space of a heartbeat, the cars derail and crash into a wall of concrete, flipping onto their sides and skidding along the track with terrifying speed and force. Security footage shows the horror of the moment an express train derailed as […]

UHCL School of Education recognized for exemplary practices

HOUSTON — University of Houston-Clear Lake School of Education has been cited for excellence by the Quest for Quality Teacher Preparation in Texas project for two of its programs, the Two-Semester Internship and the Early Childhood Model Classroom and Practicum. The Quest for Quality Teacher Preparation in Texas project is a state initiative highlighting exemplary […]

Wednesday’s Word: Summer Travels with Toby

TOBY the TIGER’S BLOG MARSHALL, Texas – The tenth installment of Wednesday’s Word, a summer look at what East Texas Baptist University athletes are doing with their time, is from softball mascot Toby the Tiger as he talks about what he is doing this summer with the softball team.   This weekly blog is to […]

Pre-Convention Day

Posted by Ora Houston on Jul 04, 2012 with 0 Comments Houston has landed and it is as hot in Indy as it is in Austin when I left. Walking over to the convention center through the sky-walk, the temperature was 100 degrees, plus it is humid. Could have stayed in Tejas and web conferenced […]