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.
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Candidates for Galveston City Council participate in a public forum hosted by The Galveston County Daily News on Wednesday evening at Ball High School. The candidates as well as those running for mayor answered a panel of questions in anticipation of the general election in May.