It hasn’t quite sunk in yet for the players, but the 2016 Lady Tors volleyball squad are now and forever a part of school history — the first team to reach the playoffs in a program more than 40 years old.
As early voting begins today, what is of equal, if not more, importance than the presidential race for Galveston County voters are the local races.
The iridescent blues and greens of a male peacock's feathers have long amazed cultures and inspired their fashion. Peacock feathers were a must-have element in Victorian millinery and were a favorite theme in just last year's interior design catalogues. Studies have shown that the females' attention is less focused on the whole of a male's "wheel" than on the colors of chest and bottom.
Peacocks blend into the background vegitation until the sun catches in their feathers and brings out the exotic hues