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A resignation would set off a special election for the 27th Congressional District in South Texas. Several Republicans jumped into the primary to take over Farenthold's seat. Two candidates - former chairman of the Texas Water Development Board Bech Bruun and former Victoria County GOP ...
As a string of bombings continued Tuesday near the Texas capital, authorities recovered what could be the first crucial break in the case -- an intact package containing an explosive device that may have been sent out for .... Times staff writers Noah Bierman and Michael Livingston contributed to this report. Austin
WASHINGTON - Leaders in the U.S. Senate, including one of the two senators from Texas, have spent the past two days issuing a warning to President Donald Trump: Do not fire special counsel Robert Mueller. U.S. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas, the senate majority whip, was the top-ranking Republican ...
U.S. Supreme Court sends Texas death row inmate Carlos Ayestas' case back to the 5th Circuit ... By TDCJ/Abby Livingston ... The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of a Texas death row inmate Wednesday, ordering a federal appellate court to reconsider providing funding for him to investigate ...
U.S. Supreme Court orders lower court to reconsider Texas death row inmate's appeal for funds to investigate his case ... By TDCJ/Abby Livingston ... The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of a Texas death row inmate Wednesday, ordering a federal appellate court to reconsider providing funding for him ... Court orders

David's Blog: Large Hail in Bryan, Tx. Large hail fell in Bryan, Huntsville and the Livingston area on Sunday evening. This hail stone which fell in Bryan is near 'golf ball' size. That's large enough to break car windows and dent the hood. Author: Chief Meteorologist David Paul. Published: 7:19 PM ...
Meanwhile, Naskila Gaming, a casino-like facility near Livingston, is the focus of an ongoing legal battle between the state and the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton says the facility is subject to state laws. The tribe says it has federal authority to allow certain kinds of gambling.
A wave of Texas women candidates won or made it to runoffs in more than 50 primary races statewide amid a surge of interest in running for office among women around the country. Texas women dominated in dozens of congressional, legislative and statewide primary races on Tuesday night in the ...
Someone told me that it would be a great way to raise money for our Laundry Love project in Livingston when we put quarters and soap in the machines for people who come to the laundromats the first Saturday of each month. Maybe so. From the mailbox: Karen Woods in Texas wrote, “No wonder we get along.
HOUSTON, TX — Spring ISD's Tim Livingston was searching social media for learning opportunities over winter break when he saw a notice on Twitter about the Great American Teach-Off. As a development specialist supporting mathematics instruction at Spring Independent School District campuses, the ...
By Bill Livingston, The Plain Dealer · CLEVELAND, Ohio -- When I was a kid, restaurants in Texas had signs in the windows that read: "We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone." It wasn't a matter of a dress code. It was a color code. Other restaurants had "Colored Entrance" ...
"I've made my choice,” said Gillibrand when recently asked by The Texas Tribune about the split with her senior senator. The other reason this race matters beyond the district is that Garcia could become the first Latina elected to Congress from Texas. This year, she could also be among the first class of ...
One of her rivals in Texas' 7th Congressional District, Alex Triantaphyllis, spent time this week calling voters while en route to knock on doors in search of, yes, more voters. Jason Westin, an oncologist also vying for the nomination to take on Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. John Culberson, campaigned to ...
This section of the sprawling, multi-county Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan region is the largest county in Texas that voted for Donald Trump in 2016. While Republicans have fled some of the state's other large urban counties in droves for surrounding suburbs, in Tarrant, many of those conservative voters ...
"Chuck Schumer did a great job — he came to Texas early in the year and got national liberals really excited about the chance to elect a pro-amnesty, anti-gun, pro-big government liberal to represent Texas," Cruz spokeswoman Catherine Frazier said in a statement. "We don't believe that's the direction ...
Then, referring to a 2014 Washingtonian magazine piece in which Moser wrote that she would rather have a tooth pulled without anesthesia than move to Paris, Texas, Kelly added: "Unfortunately, Laura Moser's outright disgust for life in Texas disqualifies her as a general election candidate, and would rob ...

Legendary Texas sheriff leaves his heirs Bonnie Parker's ring -- recovered after his shootout with the Bonnie & Clyde gang. Was it a wedding ring given by one murderous gangster to his partner in crime? Continue Reading Below. That was the first thought of Bobby Livingston, vice president of R&R ...
by Abby Livingston March 1, 2018 12 AM ... DALLAS — At one of the last Democratic forums in a hotly contested North Texas congressional primary, each candidate was asked the same simple — but difficult-to-answer — question: If you ... Because of that, Sessions is not just any rank-and-file Texas House Republican.
The vice president for news for Sinclair Broadcast Group, Scott Livingston, told Poynter that he understands why some people may be concerned that the ... group owns seven stations, two congressmen from Pennsylvania, where Sinclair runs five stations, and two Texas candidates where Sinclair operates ...
An indictment unsealed in Livingston County Court last week states the baby had a fractured skull, 11 fractured ribs in various stages of healing, dual eye retinal hemorrhages, fluid and swelling on the brain, and a broken bone in his foot. On Tuesday morning, Hyde entered a not guilty plea for the charges of second-degree ...
n U.S. Air Force Airman Hadassah M. Adams graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic ...
In 1981, Virginia Freeman went to sell a house in College Station and was never seen alive again. KTRK. By Courtney Fischer. Monday, February 12, 2018 09:28AM. BRYAN, Texas (KTRK) --. On December 1, 1981, Virginia Freeman took a call at her real estate office in Bryan, and in less than one hour, she would be dead.
The buildings are just outside Loop 610, on both sides of Bellaire Boulevard, about 4 miles west of the Texas Medical Center. ... "Pin Oak is a prominent, mixed-use complex in Bellaire, exceptionally well located at the corner of 'Main & Main,' " Norvin president Norman Livingston said in an announcement.
Barring a last-minute reprieve, Texas will execute one of Dallas' most notorious murderers at 6 p.m. Thursday. John Battaglia, 62, killed his daughters, 9-year-old Faith and 6-year-old Liberty, in 2001 in his Deep Ellum loft while on the phone with their mother. He's been on death row in Livingston since his ...
Three Texans voted on the U.S. House committee that paved the way for President Donald Trump's release Friday of a a high-profile GOP memo alleging surveillance abuses by the FBI. The committee's deliberations shed light on their thinking on the divisive issue. by Abby Livingston Feb. 2, 2018 6 hours ago. 21.  Ã‚ ...
For many Texas congressional races, Wednesday was the most consequential day yet on the primary calendar. That was the deadline for U.S. House and Senate campaigns to file finance reports covering the last three months of 2017. Those watching the races closely are sure to pore over the mishmash ...
Jon Bridgers founded the Cajun Navy 2016, a non-profit rescue and recovery organization that responded to the 2016 flooding in south Louisiana. Last year, the Cajun Navy 2016 also provided aid to victims in Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey. Bridgers and the Cajun Navy 2016 have helped thousands ...
The area in and around Livingston, TX offers some of the greatest restaurant experiences that our nation has to offer, including dishes from all over the country, including southern cuisine, BBQ and American favorites — whether you're looking for a casual dining or fine dining experience, our list of locally ...
About 3:15 p.m. Tuesday, Texas Department of Public Safety troopers responded to a two-vehicle fatal crash on U.S. 190 East. The crash occurred about 10 miles east of Livingston. DPS says a preliminary crash investigation shows that a 2015 International box van was stopped due to construction, facing ...
James Marshall “Buddy” Meadows, of Paris, formerly of Livingston, passed away Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at Legend Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center. Cochran Funeral Home has scheduled services for 2 p.m. Wed. Jan. 31, at the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow in Forest Hill Cemetery in Livingston.
He praised the work of the Cajun Navy, a volunteer network of boat owners who aided in rescue efforts in Harvey's aftermath. Trump's guest list included Jon Bridgers, who founded the group in 2016. "To everyone still recovering in Texas, Florida, Louisiana, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, everywhere, ...
Frelinghuysen is the chairman of the U.S. House Appropriations Committee, the arm of Congress that influences spending policy. U.S. Rep. Kay Granger of Fort Worth is widely considered a serious contender for the the chairmanship, multiple GOP House sources tell The Texas Tribune. Granger confirmed ...
LIVINGSTON PARISH - The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a woman after receiving a complaint involving a sexual relationship between an adult and a juvenile on Monday, January 22. Sheriff Jason Ard of the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office said that "through investigation, evidence led ...
Henry Leonard Lewis Jr. was born on March 12, 1953 in Victoria, Texas, but raised in Gonzales, Texas to Lola James and Henry Lewis Sr. ... Seven brothers; Jeff James, Robert Nash, Gary Lewis, Larry Lewis, Davis Lewis, Livingston James, and John Lewis and a host of nieces, nephews' other relatives ...
Texas Home Exteriors of Houston has won “Best Of Customer Service” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. ... completed jobs and happy customers over the years throughout the greater Houston, Spring, The Woodlands, Livingston and surrounding metro areas of Texas.
by Abby Livingston Jan. ... Both of Texas' Republican senators – John Cornyn and Ted Cruz – voted for the spending bill and on the earlier procedural hurdle. Cornyn ... Most national parks in Texas remain open over the weekend despite the federal government shutdown, but visitors can still expect to see ...
Survivors include five daughters, Barbara, (Ronnie) Stadler, of Salina, Kansas; Patricia (Charles) Helms, of Pensacola, Florida; Anita (Richard) Hall, of Panama, South America; Dianne Shy, of Arcadia, Missouri; Mary Jane, (Rick) Titus, of Cypress, Texas; and two sons Gene, (Mary) Livingston, of Kempner, ...
We've also had some pretty notable decommitments as well...namely S Leon O'Neal (more on him in a bit), LB Deshaun White, DTs Bobby Brown and Dominic Livingston, and QB Cade Fortin. Most of those happened after the coaching change...and some turnover is to be expected, but they left pretty ...
by Abby Livingston Jan. ... In past shutdowns, national parks in Texas have closed and the public has faced difficulties accessing government programs. ... About 394,000 Texas children who are ineligible for Medicaid – the joint state-federal health insurer of last resort — are covered under CHIP, and ...
“We're comfortable in saying prices will be in a range of $60 to $70 for quite some time,” Bryan Livingston, managing partner at Capital Alliance said in a ... “When we deal with our long-standing clients in West Texas and South Texas, the on-the-ground knowledge over the last several months is they will ...
As the federal government nears a shutdown, some fear Harvey aid for Texas could fall to the wayside ... by Abby Livingston Jan. ... He, Cornyn and other GOP members of the delegation came under fire even before the rain stopped falling in Texas for not supporting disaster relief for superstorm Sandy that ...
Survivors include two daughters, Joan Christensen of La Grange, Ky. and Angela Christensen of Blacksburg, Va.; sister Kathy (Hammer) Reese of Elliston, Va.; and brother David Hammer of Livingston, Texas. The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 1:30 to 2 p.m. at Bridge ...
12, 2018, with Rosary beginning at 6 p.m. at Pace Funeral Home in Livingston, Texas. Funeral Mass began at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 2590 Hwy 190 W. in Livingston, Texas, next to Pace Funeral Home. Interment followed at Rosewood Memorial Park Cemetery, 22271 US ...
Coronado leaves behind four sons, two daughters, and "many" grandchildren, Castro Coronado said. Her dad was a farm worker who moved to California from Houston, Texas, she said, and he worked at a tomoato factory in Livingston for 30 years. He was married to his wife who passed five years ago, ...
In May of 2016, the state of Texas had scheduled an execution date for her 42-year-old brother, Jeff Wood, and Terri was counting the days until it was time to count the hours. On August 24th, 2016, Jeff was to be transported from the Allan B. Polunsky Unit in Livingston, Texas, to the "death house" in ...
LIVINGSTON: Water level is about full pool and stained. Water temp in the low 50s, upper 40s. Blue cats are fair on jug lines tipped with fresh bait. Also some fish taking fresh shad drifted along the river. Fishing guide Randy Dearman says bass are slow to fair on cranks, jigs and Texas rig craws worked ...
A wintry mix of rain, freezing rain, and sleet will be possible late Monday night into early Tuesday morning north of a Columbus to Livingston line. This wintry mix will spread south through the day, reaching the coast Tues evening. Travel impacts may occur during this time.
In a rare vote that did not follow Texas delegation party lines, the U.S. House passed a measure on Thursday that will reauthorize the collection of foreign surveillance within the United States for another six years. The legislation will extend the government's capacity to collect the correspondence of foreign ...
A 71-year-old Livingston man agreed to a plea bargain deal of 25 years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl about four years ago. Charles David Yeager appeared in a Polk County court room earlier this week. When Yeager was arrested back in August of 2017, ...


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