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: Thursday, March 27, 2014 3:06 pm
Gerald Joubert bags oil soaked sand on Monday March 24, 2014, on the Texas City Dike as crews begin cleaning up after an oil spill over the weekend. More than 160,000 gallons of heavy fuel oil spilled into the bay after a barge collided with a ship Saturday near the dike.