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.
Chief Andrew Douglas McLane, a veteran law enforcement officer whose illness recently forced him to take a leave of absence from the Jamaica Beach Police Department, died Saturday at a Houston hospital, a family friend said.
COURTESY PHOTO by Michael Todaro, Jamaica Beach Police Department
Jamaica Beach police Chief Andrew McLane, 49, died Saturday at a Houston hospital after a battle with pancreatic cancer.