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.
Kevin M. Cox | Posted: Thursday, March 27, 2014 3:20 pm
A boat stretches containment boom in the Texas City ship channel in the aftermath of the Galveston Bay Oil Spill on Wednesday afternoon March 26, 2014. A barge and a cargo ship collided near the Texas City dike on Saturday causing a spill of more than 168,000 gallons of heavy fuel oil.