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.
Jennifer Reynolds | Posted: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 8:50 am
The Ray Stoker Jr. is loaded with vehicles bound for Galveston, Texas on Tuesday March 25, 2014, as ferry service between the Bolivar Peninsula and Galveston resumes. Ferry service, the main connection between the island and peninsula, had been shut down since Saturday night after a barge that collided with a ship leaked more than 168,000 gallons of heavy fuel oil into Galveston Bay. JENNIFER REYNOLDS/The Daily News