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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Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware talks with teammates Oct. 13 while stretching during warm ups before a game against the Washington Redskins in Arlington. After being cut by the Cowboys, Ware signed a three-year deal with the Denver Broncos.
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Ware sacks St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford Sept. 22 during a game in Arlington. Guest columnist Manuel Moreno Jr. writes the Cowboys and their fans will miss the seven-time Pro Bowler.