At age 74, Galveston's Lucy McMahon is a record-holding international powerlifting competitor, and on Dec. 8 she will be competing in the Global Powerlifting Alliance/International Powerlifting Organization World Championships in Moscow.
One of the mantras in our colleges and universities — and maybe in advanced high school classes, too — is that we must teach students to think critically.
The video tape player, an ancient thing, had been repaired and put in good order within the last year or two, so I popped the tape in and sat back to watch and recall the story.
Annabelle Roquemore gives an exhibition of fencing to Ms. Settle's fourth grade class at KIPP Coastal Village.
Karina Bickert comes en garde with a 19th century fencing foil.
Hans Weant comes en garde holding a small sword, circa 1790.
Spencer Petty adopts a defense guard proper for the circa 1865 German dueling schlager.
Pat Faulkner adopts another guard used when dueling with the circa 1865 German schlager.